Celebrate the holiday season and find a unique gift from a local shop and artist at the South End Gallery Crawl Friday, Dec. 3 from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.
As always, crawls are on the first Friday of every month. Many local restaurants and clubs are close by, so make a night of it with shopping, dinner and entertainment.
- Art Charlotte - "Small Works" - Featured work in the month of December is perfect for gift giving. Most of the small works can be purchased for $500 or less. Free gift wrapping with every purchase. 6-9pm
- Dilworth Artisan Station Holiday Open House - The Artists, Designers and Galleries of Dilworth Artisan Station at 118 E. Kingston Ave invite you to join us for our Holiday Open House Friday, December 3, 6-9pm. 30% of the evening's art sales and 100% of a raffle of several works of art will benefit the Rare and Complex Cancers Fund Carolinas Medical Center. Participating studios: Christine Brunnemer, Crossland Studio, Pamela Freeman, Miriam Durkin, Lita Gatlin, Hacker Studio Gallery, Paul Hastings, Sharon Hockfield, Heidi Kirschner, Kris Kuchavik, K. Interiors, Anne Neilson, Leonor Demori Neisler, Angela Nesbit, Studio 21 Gallery, Bobby Underhill, John Seibels Walker. Thanks to our generous sponsors: Delectables by Holly, Providence Cafe, Healthy Home Market, Olde Mecklenburg Brewery.
- Hidell Brooks Gallery - From Nov 5-Dec 23, 2010 with opening reception this Friday, Nov 5 from 6pm-8pm. 1900 South Blvd, Suite 130, Charlotte, NC 28203 (704) 334-7302 .
- The Camden Art Market - At no cost, artists are invited to exhibit and sell their art, in and around Charlotte Trolley's Powerhouse Museum, on Camden Road in Southend Charlotte. Meet local artists in the relaxed atmosphere of Charlotte Trolley's Powerhouse Museum. Fun for the whole family. Friday- 6-9pm. Saturday- 11am-5pm.
- Lark & Key Gallery - Holiday Group Exhibition, on view from December 1 through January 29, opening reception Friday, Dec 3rd from 6-9. The exhibit showcases works from current gallery artists, including new paintings by Duy Huynh, Charlotte Foust and Anna Jaap, and introduces a couple of new artists to the roster – Kathe Fraga and Honora Jacob.
- Bead Me Gallery - Jewelry art by Linda Minor, multimedia, photography, wooden vessels, and sketching by local artist.
- Elder Gallery - During the month of December Elder Gallery will host a solo exhibition of paintings by South Carolina artist Carl Blair. Carl Blair, Divine Introspection features new works on canvas and on paper. Color blindness never stood in Carl Blair’s way to produce unique and vibrant paintings. His work has been shown around the world and he is considered by many to be one of the southeast’s most accomplished and respected painters. Carl Blair, Divine Introspection opens with an artist reception on December 3rd and continues through December 31.
- Carolina Clay Connection - 2nd Annual Student Christmas Sale Wrap up your Christmas gift list with unique ceramics and support local artists and craftsmen.
- Student & instructor show and sales
- Pottery Demonstrations
- Ceramic & Glass Books available
- Gifts ranging from $10 and up
- See the Carolina Clay Studios
- Learn about the new 2011 classes
- Hacker Studio Gallery - Presents The Works of Carlos Alvarez Cotera, Luis German Ardila, Adrian Chu Redmond, Cindy Dabestani, Pam Hacker, Christopher Hampton, James Keller, Luke Krenzin, Annell Metsker. A percentage of all Dec. 3rd. sales will be donated to ‘The Rare & Complex Cancers Fund’ Thank you & Have a Peaceful Holiday.
- Studio 21 - Dilworth Artisan Station Holiday Open House
- The Artists, Designers and Galleries of Dilworth Artisan Station at 118 E. Kingston Ave invite you to join us for our Holiday Open House Friday, December 3, 6-9pm. 30% of the evening's art sales and 100% of a raffle of several works of art will benefit the Rare and Complex Cancers Fund Carolinas Medical Center.
- Participating studios: Christine Brunnemer, Crossland Studio, Pamela Freeman, Miriam Durkin, Lita Gatlin, Hacker Studio Gallery, Paul Hastings, Sharon Hockfield, Heidi Kirschner, Kris Kuchavik, K. Interiors, Anne Neilson, Leonor Demori Neisler, Angela Nesbit, Studio 21 Gallery, Bobby Underhill, John Seibels Walker.
- Thanks to our generous sponsors: Delectables by Holly, Providence Cafe, Healthy Home Market, Olde Mecklenburg Brewery.
- Ciel Gallery - Mosaic Vision is our next exhibition opening for the December Gallery Crawl from 6-9pm
- Coffey and Thompson - Visit Coffey & Thompson’s and Gil Gallery for special Christmas gifts. Decorated, one of a kind Christmas balls, original Christmas cards and other items: 20% off during the Gallery crawl on Dec 3. During the week of December 6 - 11, all Ralph McDonald wildlife prints 35% off or 50% off with framing. Group of “Views of Charlotte” by local artist Judy Thompson framed giclee prints $25.00 each. During the week of December 13 - 18, all framed Santa Claus Prints 40% off Also all John J. Audubon’s “Birds of America” elephant folio size prints 25% off (all birds painted life size). Our 3 galleries will be open. Refreshments will be provided. Visit our Outdoor and Wildlife Art Gallery as well as our Contemporary (artist Edwin Gil) and Traditional Galleries.
- The Gil Gallery - Coffey & Thompson Fine Art Gallery, in conjunction with Gil Gallery, today announced that 10% of all December sales will be gifted to the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library at a ceremony planned for January 2011. For more than 60 years, Coffey & Thompson has helped Charlotte’s art community by investing in local talent, promoting visual arts and providing a venue for numerous cultural and artistic events. Gil Gallery, an offshoot of Coffey & Thompson, is also heavily involved in the artistic and cultural fabric of Charlotte’s nonprofit community.
- Charlotte Art League - "Small Works for the Holidays" art show opening Dec. 3, 2010, 6 p.m. Through Dec. 31 A gift of art is the gift that says "you are special". It is unique in that it can never be recreated in exactly the same way. It is thoughtful. It is beauty. It is fun. Your special gift is waiting at Charlotte Art League's "Small Works for the Holidays" art show, where you'll find original art by professional and emerging artists priced with your holiday budget in mind.
- Carolyn DiGiovanni - Carolyn DiGiovanni takes pride in providing collectors with cutting edge artwork, high in aesthetic quality with a focus on profitable investment potential. We invite you to experience the studio/art gallery....where art is a NECESSITY. Join us for the December gallery crawl from 6-9pm.
- SouthEnd Home and Art Gallery
- Charlotte NC Tours - Located next to Lark & Key Gallery, Charlotte NC Tours is having a Christmas Lights Bicycle Tour every Friday & Saturday from 6-8pm between November 27th & Dec 17th. Reservations are required. The cost of the tour is $35 per person without a bike and $15 per person with a bike. Call 704-962-4548 to make a reservation.