Providence Gallery in historic Myers Park will present a solo exhibition of impressionistic paintings by Charlotte's clothier and artist Paul Simon during April.
Anthology: 2001-2011 will showcase Simon's use of vibrant color in his interpretations of the landscapes of the Provence region of France and Sicily and Tuscany in Italy, as well as the mountains of North and South Carolina. Figurative and floral still-life works also are featured in this show. Simon's Anthology series celebrates the 10th anniversary of his painting career and will be his third solo show at Providence Gallery. Both of Simon's previous Providence Gallery solo shows sold out.
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601-A Providence Road
Aveda, Carmen Carmen celebrate Earth Day
Aveda and Carmen Carmen will celebrate Earth Day with an event supporting the environmental conservation efforts of the Triangle Land Conservancy. The event will take place in SouthPark mall's Center Court from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. April 9.
Makeup applications will cost $10, chair massages at $1 per minute, facial waxing for $10 per area and haircuts for $30.
Carmen Carmen's Carmen Cutrona, North American Hairstylist of the Year and Global Master of the Arts winner, will offer a limited number of hair-design appointments for $100. Guests can register to win an Aveda $400 gift basket.
All proceeds will be donated to the Triangle Land Conservancy to protect forests, rural areas, wildlife habitats and farmland.
Contact the Aveda store at SouthPark for information: 704-362-3023.
SouthPark mall's Center Court
4400 Sharon Road
Shower Me With Love
Shower Me With Love is a children's boutique featuring a recently added Young America signature shop within the store. Young America furniture is Greenguard certified, which sets standards for low chemical emissions to improve indoor air quality and requires sustainable building materials be used in production. Ninety percent of all the furniture in the store is made in North Carolina. Shower Me With Love also offers a fully staffed design center to help with choosing fabrics and themes.
A gift registry, a selection of papers and in-house printing for shower invitations and birth announcements make planning for a baby more manageable. Check out the M&M machine that dispenses by the pound and can be coordinated to match shower themes.
Spend $75 at Shower Me With Love and sign up to receive a free portrait session and 5x7 photo ($175 value) from Couture Portraits in the store April 8-9.
Shower Me With Love
532 Governor Morrison Road