Suzanne Fetscher to Retire on September 30, 2017

After nearly two decades of leading Charlotte’s first and longest-running artist residency program, Suzanne Fetscher, Founding President and CEO of McColl Center for Art + Innovation, will retire on September 30, 2017.

Art from the Natural World: Artist-in-residence Rob Carter

Artist-in-residence Rob Carter isn’t a scientist, but he is an artist with a hypothesis of his own. He’s been rigorously exploring the roles that scientific advances and human interferences can have on the natural world.

“Be Soft in the In-Between”: An Evening with Lonnie Holley at McColl Center

“Tough, hard-won, and world-weary love” with artist and musician Lonnie Holley during his New Frequencies at McColl Center performance on February 4, 2017.

Interview with Marcus Kiser + Jason Woodberry

Affiliate Artists Marcus Kiser and Jason Woodberry talk about their art residency and exhibition at McColl Center, influences, creative evolution, and the relevance of their work today.

Listen: Mark Steven Greenfield on “The Charlotte Observer”

Artist-in-Residence Mark Steven Greenfield got to know Charlotte in a very real way during his Fall 2016 residency here at McColl Center.

Fulfilling the Vision: An interview with dancer Jennifer Sydor

“The stories inspired us to investigate ways of embodying what transcends when two people are caught and trapped within the confines of a force outside of themselves; whether it is a weather pattern, the aftermath of a natural disaster, or the impending doom of watching a tsunami wave inch closer and closer to you at a rapid speed.”

Are you experienced? Create an experiential space at McColl Center

As a way to deepen the McColl Center experience, we’re looking to you, our creative community, to activate the Center with an innovative participatory experience.

Nicole J. Caruth Named New Artistic Director of McColl Center

McColl Center for Art + Innovation has named Nicole J. Caruth as its Artistic Director, effective December 1, 2016.

Animated Visions: Exploring Lewis Klahr’s Masterpiece Sixty Six

A milestone achievement, Sixty Six is the culmination of Lewis Klahr’s work in animated collage filmmaking.

Cutting Through the Distractions: An interview with Battle Trance composer Travis LaPlante

Battle Trance is a genre-defying saxophone quartet that crosses boundaries between avant-garde jazz, classical music, ambient, and world music.