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Thursday, April 17, 2014

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What's Happening At The Gantt

Family First: Jewelry Making

May 3 - Join us for a hands-on jewelry making workshop suitable for the whole family. Learn how you can create your very own original jewelry using various materials, beads and metals. Have special beads and baubles that mean something to you? Bring them an...

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I SEE YOU: The Politics of Being

January 26, 2014 - June 1, 2014 - This exhibition presents the work of six contemporary artists who expand the constructs of female identity in the 21st century. Surveying the range of ideas and illusions of the feminine mystique, this exhibition explores how women of the African Di...

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Question Bridge: Black Males

Question Bridge: Black Males is an exhibition that explores challenging issues within the black male community by instigating a transmedia conversation across the geographic, economic, generational, educational and social divisions of American society. Take a peek here.

Filling A Vacuum of Education and Knowledge

Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. conveys the importance of the Harvey B. Gantt Center and what it represents. He supports us because the Gantt is filling a need in our region educating the community on the 500 year history of African-Americans in this country.

Visual to Vinyl

Visual to Vinyl bridges the creative practice of artists, musicians and DJs in Charlotte. Visual to Vinyl is a platform of mixtapes (music compilations) to further connect the audience with the Gantt's exhibitions through the eyes... or hands of another artist.

The Very Latest From The Gantt

PBS Series Cool Spaces: Best in Architecture Features Gantt Center

The Gantt Center will be featured on a new prime time program, Cool Spaces: The Best In Architecture, hosted by nationally acclaimed architect Stephen Chung, AIA. Cool Spaces! is a TV series and website that showcases what's new and exciting in the world of architecture and design. The episode, entitled Art Spaces, airs on WTVI PBS Charlotte, Thursday, April 17 at 10:00 pm.

Gantt Center Hosts Trip To Cuba December 2014

The Gantt Center, along with Cross Cultural Journeys Foundation, will host a 5-day, 4-night trip to Havana, Cuba, December 19-23, 2014. The trip will highlight Afro-Cuban dance, film, art and the Havana Jazz Festival.

Beyond the Museum Walls - Harvey B. Gantt Center Launches Hewitt Collection Online

Photographic images of the fifty-eight works that make up the John & Vivian Hewitt Collection of African American Art, donated by Bank of America, are posted online along with a video of Mrs. Hewitt introducing the collection, descriptions of the works and biographical sketches of each of the artists.

Upcoming Events

  • Demonstrations

Open Easels
April 26
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

  • Book Club

Gantt Book Club Discussion - Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism
April 27
3:00 PM

  • Family First

Family First: Jewelry Making
May 3
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

  • Demonstrations

Open Easels
May 17
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Hours & Admission

Tuesday - Saturday 10 AM - 5 PM
Sunday 1 PM - 5 PM
Monday Closed
Admission *  
$9 - Adults
$7 - Seniors (62+)
$7 - Students & Educators
$7 - Active Military Personnel
Free - Members & Children (5 & under)

* Admission prices do not include special events and exhibits.

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