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The most fragile and memorable beauty at Washington’s National Gallery of Art is on display only from November to Easter. That’s when the dark-pillared rotunda is decorated with live flowers, trees and ferns, most from its own greenhouses.

The ASC’s program allows emerging collectors to build their collections – artists and patrons to meet and build a relationship.

This UNC Charlotte professor has become a notable figure in both Shakespearean scholarship and speculative fiction. UNCC’s “The Shrew Project” starts Thursday.

Charlotte’s Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Cultural Center was awarded $40,000 by the National Endowment for the Arts to help digitize its John & Vivian Hewitt Collection of African-American Art. The grant, part of $74.85 million awarded nationwide, will go toward expanding the interactive capabilities of the website. The collection includes works by Romare Bearden, Elizabeth Catlett and Jacob Lawrence. McClatchy Washington Bureau

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Musicals and plays running or opening soon include “The Last Days of Judas Iscariot” at Carolina Actors Studio Theatre and “Other Desert Cities” at Actors Theatre of Charlotte.

A survey of Caribbean art and history that debuted at three New York City museums two years ago has made its way to its perhaps more natural home in Miami.

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