Both Mint Museum locations offer free admission on Wednesdays starting at 5pm. On select Wednesdays, one of the museums presents an ArtFusion activity, which is also free, and which extends the scope of an exhibit through music, dance, photography, food or other approaches. The ArtFusion activities start at 6pm. Mint Museum Randolph is at 2730 Randolph Road and Mint Museum Uptown is at 500 South Tryon Street.
The next one:
ArtFusion: Funk Art
Wednesday, October 15 | Mint Museum Uptown
ART FUSION: FUNK ART
Art. Culture. Community.
This fun and engaging series for adults promotes unique connections between art, culture, and community.
Explore the wonderfully weird “Funk Art” movement in the special exhibition Beyond Craft: Decorative Arts from the Leatrice and Melvin B. Eagle Collection. Watch potters strut their stuff with wheel-throwing demonstrations, and enjoy an evening of gallery talks, live music, and more!
7 p.m. – “Funk Art” Gallery Talk with Assistant Curator of Craft + Design, Rebecca Elliot
6 – 9 p.m. – FREE admission into the Beyond Craft exhibition
6 – 9 p.m. – Pottery demonstrations with Charlotte artists Amy Sanders and Adrienne Dellinger
6 – 9 p.m. – Live music by jazz guitarist, Chris Jones
6 – 9 p.m. – Create your own “Funk Art” at the DIY Studio Station
6 – 9 p.m. – Enjoy drinks from the cash bar