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Shared Space: A New Era Opening Reception (Photo Exhibit)

September 9, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Shared Space: A New Era Opening Reception (Photo Exhibit)

Friday, September 9, 2016 from 6pm to 9pm

McColl Center for Art + Innovation
721 N Tryon ST
Charlotte, NC 28202

Free admission 

McColl Center for Art + Innovation invites you to the Opening Reception for Shared Space: A New Era, photo exhibition. 

Featuring works by 23 international contemporary photographers and artists, Shared Space: A New Era acts as a time capsule, traversing an evolving social landscape through photographs and video created over the span of nearly twenty-five years.

Guest curated by Lorie Mertes, this is the first time that this groundbreaking exhibition has been shown in the eastern United States and the first time that works of the many artists have been seen in Charlotte.

The artists featured in Shared Space: A New Era, most making their Charlotte debut, hail from nine countries—Canada, Germany, India, Iran, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Switzerland, and the United States—and include Hans Aarsman, Olivo Barbieri, Wout Berger, Edward Burtynsky, Gregory Crewdson, Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Ken Fandell, Günther Förg, Ben Gest, Andreas Gursky, Jitka Hanzlova, Barbara Klemm, Bertien van Manen, Walter Niedermayr, Shirin Neshat, Gabriel Orozco, Thomas Ruff, Tokihiro Sato, Raghubir Singh, Beat Streuli, Thomas Struth, Sze Tsung Leong, Massimo Vitali.

Shared Space: A New Era will be on view at McColl Center for Art + Innovation from September 9 to November 5, 2016.

(Cover Photo Image)  Ken Fandell, “The Sky Above my Home 10/6/2002 – 6/15/2003,” 2003, Archival inkjet print, 60 x 108” / Image courtesy of the artist and Traywick Contemporary © Ken Fandell

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September 9, 2016
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6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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http://mccollcenter.org/events/shared-space/146

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McColl Center for Art + Innovation
721 N Tryon ST
Charlotte, NC 28202 United States
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