Museums and visual art

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art

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

Through Sept. 29: Max Bill: Selected Works.

Sept. 10-Feb. 18: British Invasion.

Sept. 10-Feb. 18: The Firebird: Celebrating Five Years in Charlotte.

Central Piedmont Community College

Ross Gallery (Overcash Building) and Pease Gallery (Learning Resources Center) at central campus of CPCC, Elizabeth Avenue and Kings Drive. blogs.cpcc.edu/cpccartgalleries

Sept. 15-Nov. 6: Objects in Perspective: Collaboration by Aspen Hochhalter and Natalie Abrams (Pease).

Oct. 20-Dec. 18: The Boxing Gym, de’Angelo Dia and Shaun El C. Leonardo (Ross).

Nov. 12-Jan. 8: Airy Knoll Farm Show (Pease).

Jan. 12-March 5: Adrian Rhodes: Under My Skin (Ross).

Jan. 26-March 5: Matthew Steele: ONE. (Pease).

Davidson College

Van Every/Smith Galleries on the Davidson College campus, 315 N. Main St., Davidson; 704-894-2519; www.davidsoncollegeartgalleries.org

Through Oct. 5: Re/Presenting HIV/AIDS (Van Every/Smith Galleries).

Oct. 23-Dec. 17: Jaume Plensa: Sculptures and Drawings (Van Every/Smith Galleries).

Jan. 15-Feb. 27: Project 35 (Van Every).

Jan. 15-Feb. 27: Kymia Nawabi (Smith).

March 12-April 12: Cort Savage (Van Every).

Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture

551 S. Tryon St.; 704-547-3700; ganttcenter.org

Through Jan. 19: Selected Works of J. Eugene Grigsby Jr.: Returning to Where the Artistic Seed was Planted.

Through Jan. 19: 40 and Counting: Celebrating Forty Years at the Gantt Center Through Art, Culture and Community.

Through Jan. 19: John & Vivian Hewitt Collection of African-American Art.

Levine Museum of the New South

Through Sept. 14: Beyond Swastika and Jim Crow.

Through Jan. 25: Gay America from Kinsey to Stonewall.

Oct. 11-February 22: Selma to Montgomery: A March for the Right to Vote.

McColl Center for Art + Innovation

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

Sept. 19-Nov. 22: Marek Ranis: Arctic Utopia.

Dec. 6-Jan. 3: Dignicraft: Encuentros/Encounters.

Jan. 10: Rube Goldberg Machine Contest.

Jan. 23-March 21: Alix Lambert: CRIME USA Charlotte.

Mint Museums

Mint Museum Randolph, 2730 Randolph Road; Mint Museum Uptown, 500 S. Tryon St. 704-337-2000; mintmuseum.org.


Ongoing: “Behind the Seams: Fashion Conservation & Photography Project.”

Ongoing: “Arts of Africa.”

Ongoing: “European Art.”

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


Through Sept. 14: “My Hand Can.”

Through Feb. 22: “Beyond Craft: Decorative Arts from the Leatrice S. and Melvin B. Eagle Collection.”

Sept. 19-Oct. 17: “Pop-up Gallery: Lyle Owerko’s Boombox Project.”

Nov. 1 - Feb. 1: “Connecting the World: The Panama Canal at 100.”

April 11-Sept. 6: “Body Embellishment.”

North Carolina Museum of Art

2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh; 919-839-6262; ncartmuseum.org

Oct. 11-Jan. 4: Small Treasures: Rembrandt, Vermeer, Hals, and Their Contemporaries.

Through March 8: Line, Touch, Trace.

Sept. 13-March 22: Private Eye: Allen G. Thomas Jr. Photography Collection.

March 28-Aug. 23: Chisel and Forge: Peter Oakley and Elizabeth Brim.

UNC Charlotte

UNC Charlotte’s Rowe and Storrs galleries are on the main campus on University City Boulevard; UNCC Center City’s Projective Eye Gallery is at 320 E. Ninth St.; www.arts.uncc.edu

Through Sept. 24: CHROMA: lyrical lines and compulsive color (Projective Eye).

Through Oct. 2: Inside Marina City (Storrs).

Oct. 1-29: Zimany + Bare/Pecchio + Leventis (Rowe).

Oct. 10-Jan 1: ICARUS: An exploration of the human urge to fly (Projective Eye).

Nov. 17-Jan. 15: New York Portraits by Peter Hutton (Storrs).


Bechtler Museum of Modern Art’s Modernism + Film

Sept 26: The Vision Of Paolo Soleri: Prophet In The Desert.

Oct. 24: If you Build it.

Nov. 21: Sol LeWitt.

Jan. 23: Aberrant Architectures? Diller + Scofidio at the Whitney Museum.

Feb. 20: Peter Eisenman: Building Germany’s Holocaust Memorial.

March 20: Modern Times.

April 17: Built on Narrow Land: The End of Bauhaus Summers on Cape Cod.

May 15: Lioness Among Lions: The Architect Zaha Hadid.

June 19: Contempt.

Levine Museum of the New South’s Screen@Levine

Sept. 18: Who is Dayani Cristal? for Welcoming Week

Oct. 16: Bullied.

Nov. 6: Freedom Summer.