Open House

Open House
Thursday, September 12, 2019
6:00–9:00 p.m.

Celebrate the start of a new artist residency season at McColl Center. Meet our fall artists-in-residence, see our new exhibition, and more. Expect art everywhere, a beer and wine bar, live music, and free admission.

McColl Center members receive complimentary bubbles and more in the Member Lounge. Become a member at

Fall 2019 Artists-in-residence
Anna Garner (Los Angeles, California)
Jason H. Green (Alfred Station, New York)
Lacey McKinney (Syracuse, New York)
Pablo Rasgado (Mexico City, Mexico)
Sherrill Roland (Raleigh, North Carolina)
Brittney Leeanne Williams (Chicago, Illinois)

New Works / Alumni Four featuring McColl Center alumni artists Zoë Charlton (2017), Lori Larusso (2010), and Izel Vargas (2008) and organized by visiting curator Laura Ritchie.

How to get here and where to park
We’re at 721 N. Tryon St. in Uptown Charlotte. Plenty of free parking is available on N. Tryon St. after 6:00 p.m. and in the lot at the corner of W. 10th St. and N. Church St. (behind Charlotte Ballet).

Accessible Entrance
Our accessible entrance is located at the end of the ramp at the rear of our building. If you’re visiting from the N. Church Street side of our campus and our gate is closed, pull into the driveway and call 704-332-5535 to speak to the attendant at our welcome desk. They will come down and open the gate (which we keep closed for security purposes) in a few minutes. If you’re visiting from the N. Tryon Street side, proceed towards the building, then follow the paved pathway to the left along the side of the building. (Our building will be on your right as you proceed towards the ramp.) When you reach the end of the ramp, the entrance will be on your right. Near the door and bay door will be a call box. Press the call button to speak with the attendant at our welcome desk. They will unlock the door for you remotely. Proceed through our sculpture studio and into our building until you see the elevator on your right. Proceed to our welcome desk on the first floor to check in with our attendant.