for Art + Innovation
McColl Center for Art + Innovation firmly believes that art and artists are catalysts for positive social change. Our artists are making a real difference in areas such as education, environmental remediation, human services and business innovation. Your support makes this possible.
McColl Center for Art + Innovation is proud to partner with many local, regional and national businesses to present events, exhibitions, residencies, scholarship assistance and other vital community programs.
Sponsorship is an exciting way for corporations to showcase their support of the arts in Charlotte while promoting their brand to a growing and engaged audience.
All investment opportunities will be tailored to meet the sponsor’s unique needs and will be commensurate with giving levels.
Current opportunities include:
- Ashes to Art
- Palate to Palette
- Studio Party
Bank of America is one of the world’s leading corporate supporters of the arts, partnering with thousands of arts organizations worldwide to unite diverse communities and cultures. Our commitment to the arts is based on the belief that a thriving arts and culture sector connects societies and economies throughout the world.
Carolinas HealthCare System, one of the nation's leading and most innovative healthcare organizations, provides a full spectrum of healthcare and wellness programs throughout North and South Carolina. Our diverse network of locations includes academic medical centers, hospitals, healthcare pavilions, physician practices, destination centers, surgical and rehabilitation centers, home health agencies, nursing homes, and hospice and palliative care.
Nordstrom, Inc. is one of the leading fashion specialty retailers based in the U.S. Founded in 1901 as a shoe store in Seattle, today Nordstrom operates 270 stores in 36 states, including 117 full-line stores, 150 Nordstrom Racks, two Jeffrey boutiques and one clearance store.
Wells Fargo is a nationwide, diversified financial services company with $1.5 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through more than 9,000 locations, more than 12,500 ATMs, online (wellsfargo.com), and mobile devices.
Hearst Corporation is one of the nation's largest diversified media companies. Its major interests include magazine, newspaper and business publishing, cable networks, television and radio broadcasting, internet businesses, TV production and distribution, newspaper features distribution and real estate.
Celebrating more than 125 years of service, King & Spalding is an international law firm that represents a broad array of clients, including half of the Fortune Global 100, with 800 lawyers in 17 offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The firm also represents hundreds of clients with new ventures and mid-sized companies in emerging industries.
Winston & Strawn LLP, founded in 1853, is one of the nation's oldest and largest law firms. With more than 850 attorneys, the firm provides a full range of legal services to clients throughout the United States and abroad, including Fortune 500 companies, major commercial and financial institutions, governments and governmental entities, as well as small and midsize companies, individuals and entrepreneurs from virtually every industry.
Founded on the principles of strong leadership, ethical business practices and uncompromising standards of safety and quality, Rodgers Builders is recognized as one of the top contractors in the nation with expertise in these primary market segments: Healthcare, Education, Commercial/Mixed-Use, Cultural and Community and Senior Living.
With four decades of experience, Carocon provides the highest quality wood frame construction services that are on time and on budget. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, Carocon’s construction projects span the Carolinas and, more importantly, span the test of time.
McCracken & Lopez, P.A. is a full service MEP engineering and commissioning firm located in Charlotte, NC. This midsize firm includes professional engineers, energy analysts, certified TAB and commissioning providers. The group has provided highly technical MEP design for many major projects in North Carolina and South Carolina.
The McColl Center for Art + Innovation relies on the generosity of others who are dedicated to supporting artists regionally, nationally and internationally and promoting contemporary art. Learn more about how you can help advance community through the creative process.
The Contemporaries of McColl Center for Art + Innovation are an eclectic group of artists and art appreciators of all levels of skill and knowledge. The Contemporaries meet monthly at galleries, artists’ studios and private collectors’ homes for programs aimed at providing opportunities for dialogue between and among the participants and the presenter. Any donors of the Center, 40-years-old and younger can opt in to becoming a member