Carolina's Got Art!
A Celebration of Art Created in the
Our exhibitions during the months of May, June
and July are created from entries into one of the region's most anticipated juried art competitions. Check our the website
www.carolinasgotart.com for complete information on the history and evolution of the exhibition.
Throughout May we will display approximately
130 pieces of art which were selected by Lance Esplund, art critic for Bloomberg News in New York. Esplund will travel
to Charlotte to participate in the awards ceremony on Friday, May 3rd, where we will present cash and prizes totalling $15,000.
On Saturday, May 4th, he will conduct a discussion on the process he went through to select the work in the show.
Larry Elder continues his tradition
of creating an exhibition of artwork chosen from the remaining entires to create "June Salon." With the vast
amount of entries he has chosen to create a show for the following month which will be entitled "July Salon." In
total, approximately 280 pieces of original artwork will be displayed and offered for sale throughout the three-month period.
is honored to be able to present these three exciting art event to honor the artistic talent in the two Carolinas. We
thank Belk Store who is our Presenting Sponsor as well as Boxman Studios whose creative spirit is adding to the excitement
of the May opening events. A number of other sponsors are addiing value to the artistic communities in our two states.