A Tale of Two Cities Town Hall

McColl Center for Art + Innovation presents a Town Hall to celebrate and highlight the artwork created and the partnerships forged through the A Tale of Two Cities: McColl Center + the North Tryon Corridor project.

Dr. Keith Cradle moderates three thematic sessions of presentations and conversations with McColl Center alumni artists and collaborators who directed their work toward the A Tale of Two Cities project.

12:00-12:15 p.m. Opening Remarks
12:30-1:45 p.m. Social Practice in Art Making: Marion Wilson and Jody Wood
2:00-2:45 p.m. Telling a Story: Kathleen Bloom, Ruben Bloom, and Monique Luck
3:00-3:45 p.m. Listening + Observing: Marcus Kiser, April Marten, and Antoine Williams
3:45-4:00 p.m. Closing Remarks

Exhibition spaces on all three floors of McColl Center will be open and featuring culminating projects from many of the artists.


About A Tale of Two Cities: McColl Center + the North Tryon Corridor
On any given night, nearly one thousand people experience homelessness in Charlotte. A Tale of Two Cities: McColl Center + the North Tryon Corridor is an initiative of McColl Center for Art + Innovation that seeks to elevate the voices of neighbors experiencing homelessness and housing vulnerability in the North Tryon development process.

Free parking is available on N. Tryon St. after 6:00 p.m. and in the lot at the Hal Marshall Center across from the Charlotte Ballet at 700 N. Tryon St.



Photo courtesy of Jake Francek and Basic Cable for McColl Center for Art + Innovation.