Arts Calendar

08/29/2012 3:14 PM

08/29/2012 3:30 PM



Aug. 30-Sept. 29: Carolina Actors Studio Theatre, 2424 N. Davidson St. $18-$28. 704-455-8542;

“A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum”

Sept. 7-23: Theatre Charlotte, 501 Queens Road. 704-376-3777;


Jazz at the Bechtler

Sept. 7: Tribute to Cole Porter. Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, 420 S. Tryon St. 704-353-9200;

Literary arts

Book signing

Aug. 30: Authors Kathy and Kerry Reichs. Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 11055 Carolina Place Parkway, Pineville. 704-544-9985.

Author Talk

Sept. 4: E.J. Dionne “Our Divided Political Heart.” 1-3 p.m. Park Road Books, 4139 Park Road. 704-525-9230;


Impact Film Festival

Sept. 3-6: EpiCentre Theaters, 210 E. Trade St.


Charlotte Fine Art Gallery

Sept. 2-30: “Pride & Patriotism: American Expression.” 7510 Pineville-Matthews Road, Suite 12A. 704-541-0741;

Ciel Gallery + Mosaic Studio

Sept. 1-Oct. 27: “Articulate: The Artist’s Voice.” Reception 6-9 p.m. Sept. 7. 128-C E. Park Ave. 704-577-1254;

Doma Gallery

Sept. 1-Nov. 15: “Just Say I Do.” 1310 S. Tryon St. 704-333-3420;

Elder Gallery

Sept. 13-29: “All Things Political.” 1520 S. Tryon St.; 704-370-6337;

Elizabeth Ross Gallery

Through Oct. 14: “Annabel Manning: Occupy Charlotte, Then and Now.” CPCC, 1201 Elizabeth Ave. 704-330-6211;

Genome Gallery

Sept. 1-Oct. 4: “American Gods,” works by Chris Watts. Reception 6-10 p.m. Sept. 1. 120 Brevard Court. 704-332-4322;

Hodges Taylor Gallery

Through Sept. 14: “Commentary: An Exhibition of Southeastern Artists.” 401 N. Tryon St., Suite 108. 704-334-3799;

Jerald Melberg Gallery

Sept. 8-Nov. 10: “Brian Rutenberg: River.” 625 S. Sharon Amity Road. 704-365-3000;

Lark & Key

Through Sept. 29: “Recollections.” 128 E. Park Ave, Suite B. 704-334-4616;

McColl Center for Visual Art

Aug. 31-Nov. 3: “America Now.” 721 N. Tryon St. 704-332-5535.

New Gallery of Modern Art

Aug. 31-Sept. 27: “Shepard Fairey: Fact or Fiction”; “Alberto Giacometti: Paris san fin.” 435 S. Tryon St. Suite 110. 704-373-1464;

Providence Gallery

Sept. 3-29: “The Best of the Best.” 601-A Providence Road. 704-333-4535;

RedSky Gallery – Elizabeth

Through Sept.4: “Artists from San Miguel de Allende.” 1523 Elizabeth Ave., Suite 120. 704-377-6400;

Renee George Gallery

Aug. 31-Oct. 13: Works by Alison Stewart. 2839 Selwyn Ave. 704-332-3278;

Shain Gallery

Through Sept. 15: Works by Craig Mooney. 2823 Selwyn Ave. 704-334-7744;

The Charlotte Observer and The Echo Foundation

Sept. 4-Oct. 19: “One America, One American: Robert F. Kennedy Through the Lens of Bill Eppridge.” 600 S. Tryon St. 704-358-5000;

UNC Charlotte

Through Nov. 1: “E Pluribus Unum”; Ongoing: “The Lona-Frey Collection.” Center City Building, 320 E. Ninth St. 704-687-0833;


At Levine Center for the Arts

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art

Aug. 31-Feb. 8: “Giacometti: Memory and Presence.” 420 S. Tryon St. 704-353-9200;

Mint Museum Uptown

Sept. 1-Jan. 27: “Against the Grain: Wood in Contemporary Art, Craft, and Design.” Through Feb. 24: “Vantagepoint X/ Vik Muniz: Garbage Matters.” Through Sept. 23: “Read My Pins: The Madeleine Albright Collection”; Through Sept. 30: “Hard Truths: The Art of Thornton Dial.” 500 S. Tryon St. 704-337-2000;

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