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Art After Dark at The Gantt

June 7, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Art After Dark

Friday, June 7, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

The Harvey B. Gantt Center
551 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Free admission 

The Gantt is celebrating Black Music Month and Caribbean-American Heritage Month for their June edition of Art After Dark with the party ending one hour later at 11:00 p.m. An evening of arts and culture-centered conversation, performances, gallery tours and art making. #ArtAfterDarkCLT

Program Schedule:

6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Gantt Center Exhibitions open to public

Explore recently opened exhibit, A Woman’s Work: Selections from the John and Vivian Hewitt Collection of African American Art, featuring selections from the permanent collection.

6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Guided Tours leaving on the hour from the Harper-Roddey Grand Lobby

6:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
For The Culture hands-on art with Natalie Chanel

Celebrate Black Music Month by creating your own mixed media album covers inspired by the work of contemporary artist Mickalene Thomas and others. Participants are encouraged to bring their favorite photographs to incorporate into the work.

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Visuals and Vibes

Join Mad Skillz, Preach Jacobs, and Chris Charles for a conversation and screening. Music Videos in the 21st Century, What’s inspiring them, how are we making them, and who’s watching them?

7:05 p.m. – 7:50 p.m.
Lyrics in the Lecture Hall

Mad Skillz shares insight from the classroom to the concert.

8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Listening Lounge

Join live musicians and singers on a journey through black music.

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June 7, 2019
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Harvey B. Gantt Center at Levine Center for the Arts
551 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202 United States