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Museums

BECHTLER MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

420 S. Tryon St. 704-353-9200; bechtler.org

Through Jan. 24: “Modernism in Changing Times: Works from 1968.”

Oct. 4-March 31: “Julius Bissier: Selected Works 1956 to 1963.”

Jan. 31-July 25: “Mario Botta: Architecture and Memory.”

April 4-Sept. 29: “Max Bill: Selected Works.”

Harvey B. Gantt Center

for African-American Arts + Culture

551 S. Tryon, www.ganttcenter.org; (704) 547-3700.

Through Oct. 12: “The Kinsey Collection: Shared Treasures of Bernard and Shirley Kinsey – Where Art and History Intersect.”

Opening Oct. 26: “Question Bridge: Black Males,” “The Identity of a Master: Dr. J. Eugene Grigsby, Jr. 1918-2013,” “New Mythologies: William Villalongo.”

THE LIGHT FACTORY

345 N. College St. 704-333-9755; www.lightfactory.org

Through Oct. 19: “Cue the Sun.”

Sept. 23-Jan. 19: “Sometime Other Than Now: Alternative Processes in Contemporary Photography.”

Oct. 28-Jan. 12: “Charlotte Collects Photography.”

Jan. 21-May 11: “Personal Histories: Annual Art Exchange.”

May 20-Sept. 15: “The Light Factory 42nd Members Show.”

May 27-Aug. 31: “The Light Factory Seventh Juried Annuale.”

McColl Center for Visual Art

721 N. Tryon St. 704-332-5535; mccollcenter.org.

Sept. 20: Opening reception: Joseph Herscher, “The Dresser,” 5 p.m. Free.

Oct. 12: Family workshop: Rube Goldberg Machine Creativity Workshop with Joseph Herscher, 1-3 p.m., free, registration required.

Nov. 22: Opening reception, “Currencies: Real and Imagined,” 6-9 p.m. Free.

MINT MUSEUM RANDOLPH

2730 Randolph Road. 704-337-2000; www.mintmuseum.org

Through Nov. 3: “New Eyes on America: The Genius of Richard Caton Woodville.”

Through Jan 12: “Dior, Balmain, Saint Laurent: Elegance and Ease.”

Ongoing: “North Carolina Pottery, Then and Now.”

Nov. 24-June 29: “The New York Photo League and Sonia Handelman Meyer.”

MINT MUSEUM UPTOWN

500 S. Tryon. 704-337-2000; www.mintmuseum.org

Sept. 22-Jan. 19: “Inventing the Modern World: Decorative Arts at the World’s Fairs 1851-1939.”

March 1-Aug. 10, 2014: “Allure of Flowers: Botanical Motifs in Craft, Design, & Fashion.”

Wells Fargo History Museum

401 S. Tryon St. Free. 704-715-1866.

Ongoing: Wells Fargo history, Wachovia beginnings and gold mining in North Carolina.

Sept. 21-Jan. 18: Wells Fargo at the World’s Fair.

Colleges

CPCC

www.cpcc.edu/arts; 704-330-6534.

Through Sept. 26: “Janet Williams: A Topography of Touch,” Ross Gallery.

Sept. 16-Nov. 1: Zachary Tate Porter. “Groundwork: Tracings, Excavations and Burials,” Pease Gallery.

Oct. 3-Nov. 14: “Forged Landscapes”: Ahmad Sabha and Sharon Dowell, Ross Gallery.

Nov. 25-Jan. 30: “Presence – Figurative Sculpture by Janet Lasher,” Ross Gallery.

Jan. 13-March 6: “Artifice: Betsy Birkner and Pamela Winegard,” Pease Gallery.

Davidson College

www.davidsoncollegeartgalleries.org; 704-894-2519.

Sept. 12-Oct. 11: Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum “ab initio,” Van Every Gallery.

Through Oct. 11: Scott Hazard “Cultivations,” Smith Gallery.

Oct. 24-Dec. 13: Nick Bontrager, David Bowen, Matt Kenyon, Hye Yeon Nam and Fernando Orellana “Parodic Machines,” Van Every Gallery.

Oct. 24-Dec. 13: Paula Gaetano Adi “Desiring Machine,” Smith Gallery.

UNC Charlotte

http://coaa.uncc.edu

Sept. 20-Nov. 14: Mad Hatters to Pixel Pushers: Contemporary Photographers from the Southeast, Projective Eye Gallery, UNCC Center City.

Sept. 30-Oct. 30: Liz Miller and Shannon Collis, Rowe Galleries.

Nov. 22-Jan. 3: Murmurs on the Other Side of Light: Paintings by Guyanese Artist Stanley Greaves, Projective Eye Gallery.

March 28-June 26: “Sustain Me Baby,” “Midway,” Projective Eye Gallery, UNC Charlotte Center City.

Jan. 31-March 19: Henrique Oliveira, Projective Eye Gallery, UNC Charlotte Center City.

March 28-June 26: “Sustain Me Baby,” Projective Eye Gallery, UNC Charlotte Center City.

Film

Modernism + Film

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art

Sept. 20: “Urbanized.”

Oct. 18: “Oscar Niemeyer: A Vida E Um Sopra (Life is a Breath).”

Nov. 15: “The Art of the Steal.”

Jan. 17: “The Fountainhead.”

Feb. 21: “Tamaro: Stones and Angels.” Mario Botta and Enzo Cucchi.

March 21: Picasso and Braque Go to the Movies.”

April 18: “Bauhaus: Model and Myth.”

May 16: “Metropolis.”

June 20: “Coast Modern.”

Classic Black Cinema Series

Gantt Center

Oct. 13: “Sergeant Rutledge”

Nov. 10: “The Girl in Room 20”

Dec. 8 “Tamango”

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