Sunday Salon: Classic Black Seminar

black basalt stoneware of bearded man
Wedgwood. Staffordshire, England, 1759–present
Socrates circa 1775–1780
Stoneware (black basalt)
The Mint Museum. Gift of the Starr and Wolfe Families in memory of Lydia and Bernard Starr. 2018.68.2

Join us for a seminar corresponding to our new exhibition Classic Black: The Basalt Sculpture of Wedgwood and His Contemporaries with visiting scholars Gaye Blake-Roberts, Design Historian, Curator of Museum of Wedgwood; Dr. Gregory Sullivan, 18th century British sculpture scholar and honorary research fellows at the University of York; and exhibition curator Brain Gallagher.

Sunday Salon
February 9, 2020
1:30–5:30 PM | Mint Museum Randolph
FREE event after museum admission.
Admission is FREE for Mint Members or those with a valid college  ID.


This event is located at Mint Museum Randolph


Take 5 Gallery Chat with Dr. Michael Chilcutt

Headshot of Michael ChilcuttCome hear Dr. Michael Chilcutt, painter and CMS Assistant Superintendent for the Fine Arts, share his thoughts and impressions of our exhibition Immersed in Light: Studio Drift at the Mint.

February 5, 2020
Mint Museum Uptown | 6- 6:15 PM
FREE with Admission 

 


This event is located at Mint Museum Uptown


Immersed in Light: Studio Drift at the Mint is graciously supported by PNC Financial ServicesMint Museum AuxiliaryDuke Energy | Piedmont Natural Gas,  DutchCultureUSA, and Rite Lite.

This project has received funding through a grant from the Netherland-America Foundation.

Live at the Mint: Performance by String Quartet

Enjoy a performance by 5 musicians from the Charlotte Symphony as part of our free event series, Live at the Mint. They will perform Philip Glass’s String Quartet No. 2 and Arvo Pärt’s Spiegel im Spiegel in response to our special exhibition Immersed in Light: Studio Drift at the Mint.

January 29, 2020
Mint Museum Uptown | 6:30, 7:30, & 8:30 PM
FREE

 

 

 

 

 


This event is located at Mint Museum Uptown


Live at the Mint is generously sponsored by Fifth Third Bank with additional support from the Mint Museum Auxiliary.

Free Wednesday Evenings are sponsored by Bank of America, the Mint Museum Auxiliary, and Publix Supermarket Charities.


Immersed in Light: Studio Drift at the Mint is graciously supported by PNC Financial ServicesMint Museum AuxiliaryDuke Energy | Piedmont Natural Gas,  DutchCultureUSA, and Rite Lite.

This project has received funding through a grant from the Netherland-America Foundation.

 

 

Take 5 Gallery Chat with Kurma Murrain

Listen as Kurma Murrain, a poet, writer, and the Mint’s Coordinator for Community Relations, shares her response to our new exhibition Immersed in Light: Studio Drift at the Mint.

 

January 29, 2019
Mint Museum Uptown | 6- 6:15 PM
FREE

 

 

 

 


This event is located at Mint Museum Uptown


Immersed in Light: Studio Drift at the Mint is graciously supported by PNC Financial ServicesMint Museum AuxiliaryDuke Energy | Piedmont Natural Gas,  DutchCultureUSA, and Rite Lite

This project has received funding through a grant from the Netherland-America Foundation.

 

Live at the Mint: Charlotte Ballet Performance

See two special performances of excerpts of Innovative Works, a new show by the Charlotte Ballet, as part of  our free event series Live at the Mint.

January 15, 2020
Mint Museum Uptown | 6:30 & 7:30 PM*
FREE

*Repeating Performance.


This event is located at Mint Museum Uptown


Immersed in Light: Studio Drift at the Mint is graciously supported by PNC Financial ServicesMint Museum AuxiliaryDuke Energy | Piedmont Natural Gas,  DutchCultureUSA, and Rite Lite.

 

This project has received funding through a grant from the Netherland-America Foundation.


Live at the Mint is generously sponsored by Fifth Third Bank with additional support from the Mint Museum Auxiliary.

Free Wednesday Evenings are sponsored by Bank of America, the Mint Museum Auxiliary, and Publix Supermarket Charities.