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Thursday, February 23, 2017

NORTH CAROLINA | Annual Leadership Series NEW VISIONS/NEW VOICES at The Mint Museum

Date(s): February 23, 2017

Time: 6:00 PM  EST - 8:30 PM  EST

Location:
The Mint Museum Uptown, Levine Center for the Arts, 500 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202


 

FREE

Registration includes one ticket to the VIP Reception and panel.

 

Join ArtTable to hear insights from leaders of pivotal institutions speak about the future of contemporary glass and how an age old tradition shrouded in magic and mystery remains competitive in the 21st century and beyond.

We welcome Kathleen V. Jameson, Ph.D. (President & CEO at The Mint Museum, Charlotte); Cybele Maylone (Executive Director at Urban Glass, Brooklyn); Susan Warner (Executive Director/Curator at Museum of Glass, Tacoma), Joanna Sikes (former Director of External Affairs at Museum of Glass, Tacoma and Past Director at The Chihuly Studio, Seattle), and Charlotte Potter (Programming Director and Glass Studio Manager at Chrysler Museum, Norfolk) to the panel.   Deborah Randolph (Director of Education at Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem) will facilitate the panel.

RSVP required; space is limited.



NEW VISIONS/NEW VOICES is presented in collaboration with The Mint Museum and the Founders’ Circle, Ltd. In celebration of the exhibition "Fired Up: Contemporary Glass by Women Artists from the Toledo Museum of Art," on view at Mint Museum Uptown through February 26, 2017.

About The Mint Museum
The Mint Museum is a leading, innovative museum of international art and design committed to engaging and inspiring all members of the global community. Established as the first art museum in North Carolina in 1936, the museum houses an internationally renowned Craft + Design Collection, celebrating excellence in glass, fiber, metal, wood, and clay, as well as collections of American, Ancient Americas, Native American, Modern, and Contemporary Art and the renowned fashion collection with over 10,000 items spanning three centuries of fashion history.

About The Founders' Circle, Ltd.
The Founders’ Circle is an independent affiliate of the The Mint Museum 'where the craft curious come to celebrate.'  A dynamic networking group of collectors and art enthusiasts, the Founders’ Circle organizes programs and events to advance scholarship, education, and appreciation for the craft and design arts.

Thank you to Janet Wall for organizing this program.


Image: Silvia Levenson, STRANGE LITTLE GIRL  #7, 2014, cast glass and mixed media. Toledo Museum of Art, Purchased with funds from the Libbey Endowment, Gift of Edward Drummond Libbey, 2015.41. Photo: Richard Goodbody Inc.
 
ArtTable is a 501.c.3 organization. All programs are non-refundable and tax deductible in the amount allowable by law. 
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