Artists + staff are hard at work preparing for exciting upcoming exhibitions. Gallery hours will resume at our opening June 13th. Hope to see you there.

Press + News

McColl Center Announces Leadership Transition

After a tenure marked with growth, Alli Celebron-Brown has announced her decision to step down as the President + CEO of McColl Center effective May 4, 2024. Under her leadership, McColl Center has thrived and undergone a significant change.

McColl Center Receives GuideStar Platinum Seal of Approval for 2023

The GuideStar Profile will be made publicly available by the McColl Center for the second year in a row.

Teacher Workshop Invention & Modeling Day from the McColl Center

McColl Center and Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools joined forces to organize a Professional Development workshop for visual art teachers within the CMS district.

McColl Center Collaborates with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

Chosen schools are able to select between workshops in mixed media, photo-based processes, and printmaking.

Introducing CuratedMC: McColl Center Unveils Innovative App Uniting Art Communities Through Technology

McColl Center proudly introduces CuratedMC, a groundbreaking virtual platform for its community. Encompassing McColl Center artists and partners, art enthusiasts, families, and the entire creative community.

McColl Center Awarded Prestigious Grant from The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts

The McColl Center is thrilled to announce its selection as a 2023 Spring Grantee by The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. This prestigious recognition includes a multi-year grant totaling $100,000, which will provide vital support to McColl Center's artist-in-residence programs.

We Celebrate Our Very Own! Alli Celebron-Brown, President & CEO of McColl Center, Awarded the Charlotte Ledger's 40 Over 40

McColl Center is thrilled to announce that Alli Celebron-Brown, our esteemed President + CEO, has been honored with one of The Charlotte Ledger's prestigious 40 Over 40 awards, presented by U.S. Bank.

2023 Benefit Art Auction May 5-12

McColl Center announced May 5-12 as the dates for its 2023 Benefit Art Auction, a unique event that unites local and alumni artists to help support artist-led and inspired programming at McColl Center through the sale of artwork.

McColl Center Studio Artist Taylor Lee launching “trash renaissance” with YARD SALE at SPRING/BREAK Art Show 2023

McColl Center announced that YARD SALE, an exhibition by McColl Center Studio Artist Taylor Lee, will open from February 15-19 as a part of the 2023 SPRING/BREAK Art Show in Los Angeles.

McColl Center Awarded Grant by National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) from 2023 Grants for Arts Project program

Charlotte, NC – McColl Center is pleased to announce it has been approved by the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to receive a Grants for Arts Projects award of $20,000 to support the participation of four artists who are also educators and/or caregivers as Summer 2023 McColl Center Artists-in-Residence.