Events + Exhibitions

Arctic Utopia
Sep 19 - Nov 22

Exhibition
In celebration of McColl Center for Art + Innovation’s 15th Anniversary, a major exhibition of mixed media sculptures, videos, and site-specific installations will be presented by 1999 McColl Center Alumnus Marek Ranis.

Innovation Institute
Nov 7 - Nov 8

8:30AM — 5:30PM

Event
Disrupt your status quo. Challenge assumptions. Embrace uncertainty. Stand with us on unfamiliar ground with unfamiliar materials and activities.

Open Studio Saturday
Nov 8
Noon — 4PM

Event
During Open Studio Saturdays artists work in their studios with the doors open. It is an opportunity for the public to meet the artists and learn about their art as well as view the current exhibition. Every Open Studio Saturday, free docent-led tours will begin at 11:30 AM.

Wine Club
Nov 10
6 – 7:30 PM

Event
Join the Contemporaries and Frank Selby for their latest Wine Club event.

Mud / Steel / Glass or The Provocation of Light
Nov 14 - Jan 3

6–9 PM

Exhibition
New Works by Windgate 11-month Affiliate Artists Betsy Birkner and Austin Ballard

An Evening of Jazz with Frode Gjerstad
Nov 15
8–10 PM

Event
An Evening of Improvisational Jazz with Internationally Acclaimed Norwegian Saxophonist Frode Gjerstad and Special Guest, Charlotte’s Own Ghost Trees Curated by Brent Bagwell, Sponsored by the Knight Foundation.

7th Annual Palate to Palette
Dec 5
7–10 PM

Event
Offering a twist on the popularity of wine and food pairings.

McColl + Response: Drop Your Socks with Bad Santa
Dec 18
6–9PM

Event
All are invited to share in open-mic performances!