McColl Center for Art + Innovation

Artist residency and contemporary art space in Charlotte, North Carolina.


Welcoming Our Summer 2021 Artists-In-Residence

Janet Loren Hill, Jackie Milad, Edison Peñafiel, Barbara Schreiber, and Sichong Xie
begin their residency with an exhibition, Conflict Point.

Announcing Eight Studio Artists


Open House
June 17

Celebrate the start of a new artist residency season—meet artists in their studios, see our new exhibition, and more!

Comic Book Design
June 28–JuLy 2

Kids + teens will create original comic book strips in the virtual summer camp. Register your student now!

AIM: Artists In The Marketplace
JULY 19, JULY 26, AUGUST 2, and AUGUST 9

Over four Mondays, you’ll learn marketing concepts to build trust with your audience and boost your creative brand. Register now!


[McColl Center] is a unique place in Charlotte where you can see artists creating work, talk to them, and get insight on the creative process. It is what happens before the museum.
– Andy D.