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Public Opening: Under Construction: Collage from The Mint Museum
December 1, 2018 @ 1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Under Construction: Collage from The Mint Museum is The Mint Museum’s first large-scale exhibition to explore the dynamic medium of collage. Come see the works of art on display at Mint Museum Uptown.
1:30 PM – Cash bar opens & collage activity begins
3 PM – Curator-led tour in the galleries with Dr. Jonathan Stuhlman
Featuring more than 50 international artists and more than 100 works of art, Under Construction explores the growth of the collage technique and aesthetic in the work of Bearden and his colleagues from the 1950s to the present. It includes numerous works by Bearden, as well as examples by such notable artists as Robert Motherwell, Tim Rollins and K.O.S., Sam Gilliam, Howardena Pindell, Dario Robleto, Donald Sultan, and James Rosenquist.
December 1, 2018 is World AIDS Day. The museum honors Concord native Rick Horton, whose career was cut tragically short due to his death from HIV/AIDS in 1990.