Charlotte Street Foundation’s Urban Culture Project hosts is final Third Friday Art Downtown event until Fall on the evening of Friday, June 17, 6-9pm. All free and open to the public, the evening features open studios at three locations (featuring many new artists!) plus ongoing exhibitions at Paragraph and Project Space.
At City Center Square studios, 1100 Main, 5th floor: Composer/musician Matt Otto and guests will present original compositions at 8pm, followed by a performance by choreographer/dancer Leralee Whittle at 9pm, who will be presenting excerpts from PARTS. Visual artists are: Anthony Baab, Terry Campbell, John Davis Carroll, Christina Dostaler, Andrew Erdrich (new!), Misha Kligman, Jenni Mc (new!), Carmen Moreno, Frank Norfleet, David Overholt (new!), Clinton Ricketts (new!), Sean Starowitz, and Cheryl Toh.
The evening includes Open Studios at Urban Culture Project’s two other artist studio venues: Town Pavilion, 1100 Walnut, 6th floor (enter on 12th, between Main and Walnut): Brandon Barr, Diane Burchett, Luke Firle (new!) Andrew Lyles (new!), Katherine O’Hara, Phil Shafer, Jeff Tackett, Neil Thrun (new!), and Waseem Touma (new!); and pARTnership Place, 906 Grand, 13th floor: Katie Ford (new!), Erika Lynn Hansen, Cory Imig, Paul Anthony Smith, Nicholas Naughton, Julie Malen, and Luke Rocha.
Plus Swailing: Lee Emma Running at Project Space, 21 East 12th Street, and Plenty of Action, No Control: Phil Shafer & Miguel Rodriguez at Paragraph, 23 East 12th Street.