Splendid Service: Camp Greene & the Making of a New South City

Levine Museum of the New South

November 18, 2018 - November 18, 2018

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the founding of Camp Greene, the Charlotte-based military facility that mobilized and trained nearly 60,000 U.S. soldiers for the rigors of overseas combat in the European theater of World War I. Splendid Service: Camp Greene & the Making of a New South City explores the rich history of the people of Camp Greene and the enduring impact...

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How the West Was Won

N.C. Transportation Museum

November 18, 2018 - January 31, 2019

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

This exhibit tells the story of the coming of railroads after the Civil War and the impact they had on the life, economy, culture, folklore, music and landscape of the mountains. Using videos, narratives, historic photos and artifacts, visitors can view the history of rail in western North Carolina and learn about the construction of these railroads. Tues.-Sat., 9am-5pm and Sun.,...

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Creepy Nature

Schiele Museum

November 18, 2018 - May 31, 2020

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Creepy Nature is designed to share the actual science of weird and unusual plants and animals. This exhibit features horror fiction concepts like vampires, zombies, mummies, and alien invaders. Discover the truth behind these mythologies as you follow the expedition of our hero through undersea perils, mysterious jungles, forbidding swamps, and an abandoned mine. 

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African-Print Fashion Now! A Story of Taste, Globalization and Style

Mint Museum Randolph

November 18, 2018 - April 28, 2019

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Visitors explore a dynamic and diverse dress tradition and the increasingly interconnected fashion worlds that it inhabits. See "popular" garments, runway fashions designed by Africa’s newest generation of couturiers and styles favored in Africa's urban centers.

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Framing It! at Bechtler Museum of Modern Art

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art

November 18, 2018 - February 17, 2019

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Many factors must be weighed when exhibiting a work of art, from framing to installation to critical contextualization. This exhibition examines the different considerations that go into displaying an artwork and how it affects perception of the piece from meaning to value.

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Latin Americans in Paris at Bechtler Museum of Modern Art

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art

November 18, 2018 - March 17, 2019

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

"Latin Americans in Paris" presents selected Latin American artists who moved to Paris in the mid-20th century to live and work. Their presence in Europe initiated a cultural and ideological exchange between artists, leading to innovations that would influence and effect Western art production for the succeeding generations of artists.

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Hank Willis Thomas: What We Ask Is Simple

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts and Cultur

November 18, 2018 - March 2, 2019

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Hank Willis Thomas is a conceptual artist who lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. The exhibit investigates 20th century protests, reminding museum goers that societal tumult is part of a hard-fought battle for equality.

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For Freedoms

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts and Cultur

November 18, 2018 - March 2, 2019

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

To further unite the nation, in 2018 For Freedoms launched a 50 State Initiative in which multiple organizations and events embodied an array of voices and sparked a national dialogue about art, education, commerce, and politics. The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts and Culture is proud to be one of many institutions nationwide and the only one in Charlotte to partner with For...

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