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Visual Strategies: A Collaborative Project
Jul
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Visual Strategies: A Collaborative Project

 Front of Postcard; 'See Back' refers to list of events shown below.  Artist Credit:   BG Artwork, ‘Palimpsest,’ by GAP members Robert Reed w’ fragments from Gregory Rose

Front of Postcard; 'See Back' refers to list of events shown below.  Artist Credit: 

BG Artwork, ‘Palimpsest,’ by GAP members Robert Reed w’ fragments from Gregory Rose

Visual Strategies:

A Collaborative Project

Curated by Mikel Frank and Carl Heyward

Links to Co-Curators' websites: Mikel Frank and

FaceBook 'Gallery' page for the Exhibition is here.

Featuring Collaborative Works by: 

The Global Art Project (Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/globalartproject; FaceBook, https://www.facebook.com/globalartproject2017/)

The Visual Passion Duo (Mikel Frank & Gerard Amsellem; www.visualpassion.net)

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...And YOU!    ...created during Related Events at ClearWater, listed below.

Resumes/ Bio PDF's of the Co-Curators: Mikel Frank - Carl Heyward

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Description/ Related Events Listed Below - keep scrolling - (each Event will have its own Listing)--

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This upcoming Guest exhibit / set of events, "Visual Strategies: A Collaborative Project" at ClearWater Artist Studios, is being organized by two collaborators: local artist/ curator, Mikel Frank, who recently moved to Concord from NYC and a 29-year career at the Met Museum of Art (2 years ago), and is now an adjunct art instructor at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College; and collaborating curator & artist, Carl Heyward,  founder of the Global Art Project, who is out on the West Coast.

Participating artists from the Global Art Project (GAP) are shipping their jointly-made works in from all over the world for the exhibit, and there will be three live-collaborative-painting events, including one that's for YOU (or anyone) to participate in, on Saturday August 11!

The local artist Mikel Frank is working to invite more local artists familiar with collaborative art-making, to participate also.  

Mikel and longtime collaborative painting partner Gerard Amsellem, who both form the Visual Passion Duo, will present a 5-hour live painting collaboration to live music by local musician, Noel Freidline. This is in conjunction with our monthly 2nd Saturday Open Studios on Saturday, July 14th, from 11:00am to 4:00pm (doors open at 10am).

 

Opening • with Live Painting Event

Sunday, July 1, 2018  -  3:00 - 5:30 pm
Selected Collaborators / Paint Performance

FaceBook Event pages for this Opening: Visual Strategies Exhibition; Visual Strategies; and VISUAL STRATEGIES EXHIBITION  

Live Collaborative Painting Demo

Saturday, July 14, 2018  -  11am - 4pm
Featuring the Visual Passion Duo Performing
(Mikel Frank & Gerard Amsellem)

Family Collaboration Painting Day

Saturday, August 11, 2018  -  11am and 2pm
Community is Invited to come paint a large work togeher that will then be added to the Exhibition!
--Facilitated by curator/ artist Mikel Frank—

 

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Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association
Jul
10
6:30 PM18:30

Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association

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Neighborhood Association Meeting

The Gibson Village Neighborhood Association holds a monthly community meeting every second Tuesday at 7pm at the Clearwater Artist Studios.  See you at 6:30 for some refreshments and 7pm for the meeting, which is now usually in the new lower-level Community Room/ Events Room (formerly, meetings were held in the Gallery). 

The association has a FaceBook page as well as a Website.  

If you live in, or have an interest in the Gibson Village Neighborhood, you're welcome to attend!

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2nd Saturday OPEN Studios  (July 2018)
Jul
14
10:00 AM10:00

2nd Saturday OPEN Studios (July 2018)

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Our monthly art Open House!

WELCOME! To our monthly 'open house' of artist studios, complete with a plethora of working artists in them! Every 2nd Saturday, ClearWater Artist Studios in Concord, NC opens its doors with a selection of the leasing artists present and available in/ doors open to, their working art studios. Come see what artists are making, chat with them and ask questions, maybe even buy some art for your loved ones! With Southern Piedmont Woodturners also in attendance and possibly running demonstrations on their lathes in Studio #122.

Corresponding FaceBook Event Page allows you to see if friends are going!

Whatever Gallery Show is on Exhibit for that month will also be open to view.

For more info on who the 15 artists are, here at ClearWater, and what they make, see the 'Artists' page on our website, where each artist has a sub-page showing their bio and samples of their work!

Doors open at 10am or just after.
PARKING IS FREE and easy in our two lots on Crowell Dr NW as well as several spaces out behind the Ops Building. Two driveways from Kerr Street give you three places to enter the campus. Main Entrance is facing Crowell Drive. SEE WEBSITE for maps, aerial layout of the campus & building, etc.

This day (every 2nd Saturday of the month) you will find:

ClearWater Artist Studios will be 'manned' by artist members with doors open 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Featured Gallery Exhibit This Month:

(See below- Exhibit Descriptions entered as Exhibits are scheduled).


Facility Phone: 704-784-9535

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Live Collaborative Painting Demo: VIsual Strategies
Jul
14
3:00 PM15:00

Live Collaborative Painting Demo: VIsual Strategies

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Mikel Frank and longtime collaborative painting partner Gerard Amsellem, who both form the The Visual Passion Duo, will present a 5-hour live painting collaboration to live music by local musician, Noel Freidline. Anyone and everyone is welcome to come watch, and see the exhibition that will be on view!

This is the second live event associated with the exhibition, Visual Strategies: A Collaborative Project (see below) 
Today's event is in conjunction with our monthly 2nd Saturday Open Studios on Saturday, July 14th, from 11:00am to 4:00pm (doors open at 10am)

Visual Strategies: A Collaborative Project is a Guest exhibit / set of events this Summer at ClearWater Artist Studios. It is being organized by two collaborators: local artist/ curator, Mikel Frank, and collaborating curator & artist, Carl Heyward. Frank recently moved to Charlotte from the New York City area and a 29-year career at the Met Museum of Art, and is now an adjunct art instructor at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and Gaston College; Carl Heyward is an artist and founder of the Global Art Project, and lives and works out on the West Coast. 

Participating artists from the Global Art Project (GAP) are shipping their jointly-made works in from all over the world for the exhibit, and there will be three live-collaborative-painting events, including one that's for YOU (or anyone) to participate in, on Saturday August 11!

See the Main Exhibition Event Listing on our Website, www.clearwaterartists.com or on Eventbrite as well as the FB pages linked above.

Call the Studios at 704-784-9535 with any questions, or email clerwatermgr@gmail.com.

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Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association
Aug
14
6:30 PM18:30

Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association

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Neighborhood Association Meeting

The Gibson Village Neighborhood Association holds a monthly community meeting every second Tuesday at 7pm at the Clearwater Artist Studios.  See you at 6:30 for some refreshments and 7pm for the meeting, which is now usually in the new lower-level Community Room/ Events Room (formerly, meetings were held in the Gallery). 

The association has a FaceBook page as well as a Website.  

If you live in, or have an interest in the Gibson Village Neighborhood, you're welcome to attend!

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Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association
Sep
11
6:30 PM18:30

Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association

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Neighborhood Association Meeting

The Gibson Village Neighborhood Association holds a monthly community meeting every second Tuesday at 7pm at the Clearwater Artist Studios.  See you at 6:30 for some refreshments and 7pm for the meeting, which is now usually in the new lower-level Community Room/ Events Room (formerly, meetings were held in the Gallery). 

The association has a FaceBook page as well as a Website.  

If you live in, or have an interest in the Gibson Village Neighborhood, you're welcome to attend!

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Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association
Oct
9
6:30 PM18:30

Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association

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Neighborhood Association Meeting

The Gibson Village Neighborhood Association holds a monthly community meeting every second Tuesday at 7pm at the Clearwater Artist Studios.  See you at 6:30 for some refreshments and 7pm for the meeting, which is now usually in the new lower-level Community Room/ Events Room (formerly, meetings were held in the Gallery). 

The association has a FaceBook page as well as a Website.  

If you live in, or have an interest in the Gibson Village Neighborhood, you're welcome to attend!

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Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association
Nov
13
6:30 PM18:30

Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association

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Neighborhood Association Meeting

The Gibson Village Neighborhood Association holds a monthly community meeting every second Tuesday at 7pm at the Clearwater Artist Studios.  See you at 6:30 for some refreshments and 7pm for the meeting, which is now usually in the new lower-level Community Room/ Events Room (formerly, meetings were held in the Gallery). 

The association has a FaceBook page as well as a Website.  

If you live in, or have an interest in the Gibson Village Neighborhood, you're welcome to attend!

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Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association
Dec
11
6:30 PM18:30

Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association

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Neighborhood Association Meeting

The Gibson Village Neighborhood Association holds a monthly community meeting every second Tuesday at 7pm at the Clearwater Artist Studios.  See you at 6:30 for some refreshments and 7pm for the meeting, which is now usually in the new lower-level Community Room/ Events Room (formerly, meetings were held in the Gallery). 

The association has a FaceBook page as well as a Website.  

If you live in, or have an interest in the Gibson Village Neighborhood, you're welcome to attend!

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CANCELED: JUNE Live Figure Drawing
Jun
21
6:00 PM18:00

CANCELED: JUNE Live Figure Drawing

We are sorry to announce that tonight's (June 21, 2018) Figure-Drawing Session has been canceled.  We apologize for any inconvenience and hope you'll join us, next month!  Details for the usual event, are below.

Usual Monthly Event:

For a cost of $15 per artist, cash only please (any revenue over the cost of hiring the model will go to the ClearWater Artists Coalition, to be spent toward bringing you this and other events). Bring your own easel, materials and refreshments. We have folding tables and chairs if needed. 18 and over please. Professional conduct is expected and required.  Arrive before 6pm or ring doorbell for entry.  We look forward to seeing you here.

This event is also posted as a Facebook Event on our ClearWater FaceBook page.

You'll not only have a model for three hours for only $15, you'll have the camaraderie of fellow artists and a stellar exhibit surrounding you, to take in during breaks!

Models-- anyone interested in modeling for our Figure Drawing Sessions may contact the ClearWater Manager, Sarah Gay at clearwatermgr@gmail.com or 704-784-9535; and/or ClearWater Artists Coalition President, Gordon C. James at gjamespaintings@aol.com. 

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Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association
Jun
12
6:30 PM18:30

Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association

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Neighborhood Association Meeting

The Gibson Village Neighborhood Association holds a monthly community meeting every second Tuesday at 7pm at the Clearwater Artist Studios.  See you at 6:30 for some refreshments and 7pm for the meeting, which is now usually in the new lower-level Community Room/ Events Room (formerly, meetings were held in the Gallery). 

The association has a FaceBook page as well as a Website.  

If you live in, or have an interest in the Gibson Village Neighborhood, you're welcome to attend!

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2nd Saturday OPEN Studios  (June 2018)
Jun
9
10:00 AM10:00

2nd Saturday OPEN Studios (June 2018)

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Our monthly art Open House!

WELCOME! To our monthly 'open house' of artist studios, complete with a plethora of working artists in them! Every 2nd Saturday, ClearWater Artist Studios in Concord, NC opens its doors with a selection of the leasing artists present and available in/ doors open to, their working art studios. Come see what artists are making, chat with them and ask questions, maybe even buy some art for your loved ones! With Southern Piedmont Woodturners also in attendance and possibly running demonstrations on their lathes in Studio #122.

Corresponding FaceBook Event Page allows you to see if friends are going!

Whatever Gallery Show is on Exhibit for that month will also be open to view.

For more info on who the 15 artists are, here at ClearWater, and what they make, see the 'Artists' page on our website, where each artist has a sub-page showing their bio and samples of their work!

Doors open at 10am or just after.
PARKING IS FREE and easy in our two lots on Crowell Dr NW as well as several spaces out behind the Ops Building. Two driveways from Kerr Street give you three places to enter the campus. Main Entrance is facing Crowell Drive. SEE WEBSITE for maps, aerial layout of the campus & building, etc.

This day (every 2nd Saturday of the month) you will find:

ClearWater Artist Studios will be 'manned' by artist members with doors open 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Featured Gallery Exhibit This Month:

(See below- Exhibit Descriptions entered as Exhibits are scheduled).


Facility Phone: 704-784-9535

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2nd Saturday OPEN Studios  (May 2018)
May
12
10:00 AM10:00

2nd Saturday OPEN Studios (May 2018)

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Our monthly art Open House!

WELCOME! To our monthly 'open house' of artist studios, complete with a plethora of working artists in them! Every 2nd Saturday, ClearWater Artist Studios in Concord, NC opens its doors with a selection of the leasing artists present and available in/ doors open to, their working art studios. Come see what artists are making, chat with them and ask questions, maybe even buy some art for your loved ones! With Southern Piedmont Woodturners also in attendance and possibly running demonstrations on their lathes in Studio #122.

Corresponding FaceBook Event Page allows you to see if friends are going!

Whatever Gallery Show is on Exhibit for that month will also be open to view.

For more info on who the 15 artists are, here at ClearWater, and what they make, see the 'Artists' page on our website, where each artist has a sub-page showing their bio and samples of their work!

Doors open at 10am or just after.
PARKING IS FREE and easy in our two lots on Crowell Dr NW as well as several spaces out behind the Ops Building. Two driveways from Kerr Street give you three places to enter the campus. Main Entrance is facing Crowell Drive. SEE WEBSITE for maps, aerial layout of the campus & building, etc.

This day (every 2nd Saturday of the month) you will find:

ClearWater Artist Studios will be 'manned' by artist members with doors open 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Featured Gallery Exhibit This Month:

(See below- Exhibit Descriptions entered as Exhibits are scheduled).


Facility Phone: 704-784-9535

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Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association
May
8
6:30 PM18:30

Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association

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Neighborhood Association Meeting

The Gibson Village Neighborhood Association holds a monthly community meeting every second Tuesday at 7pm at the Clearwater Artist Studios.  See you at 6:30 for some refreshments and 7pm for the meeting, which is now usually in the new lower-level Community Room/ Events Room (formerly, meetings were held in the Gallery). 

The association has a FaceBook page as well as a Website.  

If you live in, or have an interest in the Gibson Village Neighborhood, you're welcome to attend!

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Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios
Apr
19
6:00 PM18:00

Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios

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Join our resident artists every 3rd Thursday for live figure drawing, from professional models.

For a cost of $15 per artist (any revenue over the cost of hiring the model will go to the ClearWater Artists Coalition, to be spent toward bringing you this and other events). Bring your own materials and refreshments. 18 and over please. Professional conduct is expected and required.  Arrive before 6pm or you will have to ring doorbell for entry.  We look forward to seeing you here.

This event is also posted as a Facebook Event on our ClearWater FaceBook page.

You'll not only have a model for three hours for only $15, you'll have the camaraderie of fellow artists and a stellar exhibit surrounding you, to take in during breaks!

Models-- anyone interested in modeling for our Figure Drawing Sessions may contact the ClearWater Manager, Sarah Gay at clearwatermgr@gmail.com or 704-784-9535; and/or ClearWater Artists Coalition President, Gordon C. James at gjamespaintings@aol.com. 

View Event →
2nd Saturday OPEN Studios  (April 2018)
Apr
14
10:00 AM10:00

2nd Saturday OPEN Studios (April 2018)

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Our monthly art Open House!

WELCOME! To our monthly 'open house' of artist studios, complete with a plethora of working artists in them! Every 2nd Saturday, ClearWater Artist Studios in Concord, NC opens its doors with a selection of the leasing artists present and available in/ doors open to, their working art studios. Come see what artists are making, chat with them and ask questions, maybe even buy some art for your loved ones! With Southern Piedmont Woodturners also in attendance and possibly running demonstrations on their lathes in Studio #122.

Corresponding FaceBook Event Page allows you to see if friends are going!

Whatever Gallery Show is on Exhibit for that month will also be open to view.

For more info on who the 15 artists are, here at ClearWater, and what they make, see the 'Artists' page on our website, where each artist has a sub-page showing their bio and samples of their work!

Doors open at 10am or just after.
PARKING IS FREE and easy in our two lots on Crowell Dr NW as well as several spaces out behind the Ops Building. Two driveways from Kerr Street give you three places to enter the campus. Main Entrance is facing Crowell Drive. SEE WEBSITE for maps, aerial layout of the campus & building, etc.

This day (every 2nd Saturday of the month) you will find:

ClearWater Artist Studios will be 'manned' by artist members with doors open 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Featured Gallery Exhibit This Month:

(See below- Exhibit Descriptions entered as Exhibits are scheduled).


Facility Phone: 704-784-9535

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Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association
Apr
10
6:30 PM18:30

Monthly Meeting: Gibson Village Community Association

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Neighborhood Association Meeting

The Gibson Village Neighborhood Association holds a monthly community meeting every second Tuesday at 7pm at the Clearwater Artist Studios.  See you at 6:30 for some refreshments and 7pm for the meeting, which is now usually in the new lower-level Community Room/ Events Room (formerly, meetings were held in the Gallery). 

The association has a FaceBook page as well as a Website.  

If you live in, or have an interest in the Gibson Village Neighborhood, you're welcome to attend!

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Monthly Meeting: Southern Piedmont Woodturners
Mar
20
5:30 PM17:30

Monthly Meeting: Southern Piedmont Woodturners

Southern Piedmont Woodturners Club holds monthly meeting/ woodturning demo or workshop, every third Tuesday of the month in their studio - #122 - at ClearWater Artist Studios in Concord, NC. All are welcome! Come out and learn about this ancient and fun craft.

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Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios
Mar
15
6:00 PM18:00

Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios

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Join our resident artists every 3rd Thursday for live figure drawing, from professional models.

For a cost of $15 per artist (any revenue over the cost of hiring the model will go to the ClearWater Artists Coalition, to be spent toward bringing you this and other events). Bring your own materials and refreshments. 18 and over please. Professional conduct is expected and required.  Arrive before 6pm or you will have to ring doorbell for entry.  We look forward to seeing you here.

This event is also posted as a Facebook Event on our ClearWater FaceBook page.

You'll not only have a model for three hours for only $15, you'll have the camaraderie of fellow artists and a stellar exhibit surrounding you, to take in during breaks!

Models-- anyone interested in modeling for our Figure Drawing Sessions may contact the ClearWater Manager, Sarah Gay at clearwatermgr@gmail.com or 704-784-9535; and/or ClearWater Artists Coalition President, Gordon C. James at gjamespaintings@aol.com. 

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2nd Saturday OPEN Studios  (March 2018)
Mar
10
12:00 PM12:00

2nd Saturday OPEN Studios (March 2018)

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Our monthly art Open House!

SPECIAL EVENT THIS MONTH, on this day!

 The 4th Annual, Sun Drop Pound Cake Portrait Paint Off Extravaganza!

Accordingly, doors will open at Noon today instead of our usual, 2nd Saturday time of 10am.  The Paint-Off will start at 3pm with Artist (and cake, gift basket, etc.) set-up; Painters start with the Emcee kicking off at 4:00 sharp!  The Paint-Off ends at 6pm.

WELCOME! To our monthly 'open house' of artist studios, complete with a plethora of working artists in them! Every 2nd Saturday, ClearWater Artist Studios in Concord, NC opens its doors with a selection of the leasing artists present and available in/ doors open to, their working art studios. Come see what artists are making, chat with them and ask questions, maybe even buy some art for your loved ones! With Southern Piedmont Woodturners also in attendance and possibly running demonstrations on their lathes in Studio #122.

Corresponding FaceBook Event Page for 2nd Saturday Open Studios, allows you to see if friends are going!  (Note-- FaceBook Page for the Paint-Off, is here.)

Featured Gallery Exhibit This Month:

The Gallery Show on Exhibit this month will be a selection of portraits and other paintings by our 4th Annual Portrait Paint-Off Featured Painters!  (See the event page for that list).

For more info on who the 15 artists are leasing studios here at ClearWater, and what they make, see the 'Artists' page on our website, where each artist has a sub-page showing their bio and samples of their work!


PARKING IS FREE and easy in our two lots on Crowell Dr NW as well as several spaces out behind the Ops Building. Two driveways from Kerr Street give you three places to enter the campus. Main Entrance is facing Crowell Drive. SEE WEBSITE for maps, aerial layout of the campus & building, etc.

This day (every 2nd Saturday of the month) you will find:

ClearWater Artist Studios will be 'manned' by artist members with doors open Noon to 6:00 p.m. on this 'special' 2nd Saturday.
Facility Phone: 704-784-9535

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Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios
Feb
15
6:00 PM18:00

Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios

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Join our resident artists every 3rd Thursday for live figure drawing, from professional models.

For a cost of $15 per artist (any revenue over the cost of hiring the model will go to the ClearWater Artists Coalition, to be spent toward bringing you this and other events). Bring your own materials and refreshments. 18 and over please. Professional conduct is expected and required.  Arrive before 6pm or you will have to ring doorbell for entry.  We look forward to seeing you here.

This event is also posted as a Facebook Event on our ClearWater FaceBook page.

You'll not only have a model for three hours for only $15, you'll have the camaraderie of fellow artists and a stellar exhibit surrounding you, to take in during breaks!

Models-- anyone interested in modeling for our Figure Drawing Sessions may contact the ClearWater Manager, Sarah Gay at clearwatermgr@gmail.com or 704-784-9535; and/or ClearWater Artists Coalition President, Gordon C. James at gjamespaintings@aol.com. 

View Event →
2nd Saturday OPEN Studios  (Feb.2018)
Feb
10
10:00 AM10:00

2nd Saturday OPEN Studios (Feb.2018)

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Our monthly art Open House!

WELCOME! To our monthly 'open house' of artist studios, complete with a plethora of working artists in them! Every 2nd Saturday, ClearWater Artist Studios in Concord, NC opens its doors with a selection of the leasing artists present and available in/ doors open to, their working art studios. Come see what artists are making, chat with them and ask questions, maybe even buy some art for your loved ones! With Southern Piedmont Woodturners also in attendance and possibly running demonstrations on their lathes in Studio #122.

Corresponding FaceBook Event Page allows you to see if friends are going!

Whatever Gallery Show is on Exhibit for that month will also be open to view.

For more info on who the 15 artists are, here at ClearWater, and what they make, see the 'Artists' page on our website, where each artist has a sub-page showing their bio and samples of their work!

Doors open at 10am or just after.
PARKING IS FREE and easy in our two lots on Crowell Dr NW as well as several spaces out behind the Ops Building. Two driveways from Kerr Street give you three places to enter the campus. Main Entrance is facing Crowell Drive. SEE WEBSITE for maps, aerial layout of the campus & building, etc.

This day (every 2nd Saturday of the month) you will find:

ClearWater Artist Studios will be 'manned' by artist members with doors open 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Featured Gallery Exhibit This Month:

(See below- Exhibit Descriptions entered as Exhibits are scheduled).


Facility Phone: 704-784-9535

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Opening Reception for RCCC Arts Faculty Show 2018
Jan
19
5:00 PM17:00

Opening Reception for RCCC Arts Faculty Show 2018

Celebrate Rowan-Cabarrus Faculty of the Fine & Applied Arts Department, at the Opening Reception of this, the 2nd Annual Faculty show! Nine Adjunct and Full-Time Faculty are participating, showing recent works in ClearWater Artist Studios Gallery. Come see what those on the front lines of art education, in Salisbury-Concord, are creating in their studios.

All Welcome - light refreshments will be served and faculty members will be present.

See the FaceBook Event page for this Opening!  

Note-- Dates Extended!  

Exhibit is now on view January 9 - March 2, 2018.

(Click link on 'Exhibit' above for the Exhibit event listing, with more details on the artists)

Scroll down to see original invite (with original exhibition dates--  now extended)

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Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios
Jan
18
6:00 PM18:00

Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios

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Join our resident artists every 3rd Thursday for live figure drawing, from professional models.

Weather Update Announcement: We are canceling tonight's event due to black ice Weather Advisory issued by the National Weather Service. See you in February!

For a cost of $15 per artist (any revenue over the cost of hiring the model will go to the ClearWater Artists Coalition, to be spent toward bringing you this and other events). Bring your own materials and refreshments. 18 and over please. Professional conduct is expected and required.  Arrive before 6pm or you will have to ring doorbell for entry.  We look forward to seeing you here.

This event is also posted as a Facebook Event on our ClearWater FaceBook page.

You'll not only have a model for three hours for only $15, you'll have the camaraderie of fellow artists and a stellar exhibit surrounding you, to take in during breaks!

Models-- anyone interested in modeling for our Figure Drawing Sessions may contact the ClearWater Manager, Sarah Gay at clearwatermgr@gmail.com or 704-784-9535; and/or ClearWater Artists Coalition President, Gordon C. James at gjamespaintings@aol.com. 

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2nd Saturday OPEN Studios (January 2018)
Jan
13
10:00 PM22:00

2nd Saturday OPEN Studios (January 2018)

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Our monthly art Open House for January, 2018!

This day (every 2nd Saturday of the month) you will find:

Artists on-site working in Studios; the Gallery and studios open to the Public for exploration, asking artists questions, seeing art being created! 

Generally this includes members of the Southern Piedmont Woodturners giving turning demonstrations on their lathes in the workshop (Studio 122)

ClearWater Artist Studios will be 'manned' by artist members with doors open 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

The Gallery will also be open for perusal of whatever show has been mounted at the time (See below).
Facility Phone: 704-784-9535

FEATURED SHOW in the Gallery this month:

The newly-installed Faculty Show of the Faculty of Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, Fine & Applied Arts Department:

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And Don't miss their Opening Reception on Jan. 19th!

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Exhibit: RCCC Faculty Show, Dept. Fine & Applied Arts
Jan
9
to Mar 2

Exhibit: RCCC Faculty Show, Dept. Fine & Applied Arts

2nd Annual Faculty Show for Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, Fine & Applied Arts Department!  At ClearWater Artist Studios.  Original Exhibit dates: Jan. 9-31 -- and now, DATES HAVE BEEN EXTENDED to close Friday, March 2nd, 2018! 

Exhibit Dates: Now Jan. 9- March 2, 2018

Various artworks by nine (9) Full-Time and Adjunct Visual Arts Faculty at our regional Community College.  This is the only venue hosting a collective show of full-time and adjunct Visual Arts Faculty in the Fine & Applied Arts Department of RCCC. Nine faculty participating; see list below.

If you can't make the Opening Reception (see below) or even if you can, the Exhibit is on view in the ClearWater Gallery January 9- until Friday March 2, 2018. Limited Open Hours-- or call for apt. / to check availability. Gallery Hours generally Weds-Fri, 12-5 or by appointment, but most days (except weekends) we're here after 11:30. 

Participating Faculty this year are listed below;

More info on these and other RCCC Arts Faculty, can be found at the Faculty Directory of the department, at:
https://www.rccc.edu/finearts/fine-applied-arts-faculty/ .

Jenn Selby
Jonathan Hoffman
Lorraine Turi
Travis Phillips
Anna Kenar
Rachel Goldstein
Michelle Rodenberg
Sandra Casserly
Mikel Frank

These are the teachers teaching those students who will, in turn, exhibit their works here in April at the 4th Annual RCCC Student Spring Show, Impulse.

For Saturday visit, 2nd Saturday Open Studios is our only regular Saturday open time.

Don't miss the Opening Reception! (Also on our FaceBook event page)!  Light refreshments will be served and faculty will be present.  Original Invite (with original exhibition dates):

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Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios
Dec
21
6:00 PM18:00

Live Figure Drawing at ClearWater Artist Studios

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Join our resident artists every 3rd Thursday for live figure drawing, from professional models.

For a cost of $15 per artist (any revenue over the cost of hiring the model will go to the ClearWater Artists Coalition, to be spent toward bringing you this and other events). Bring your own materials and refreshments. 18 and over please. Professional conduct is expected and required.  Arrive before 6pm or you will have to ring doorbell for entry.  We look forward to seeing you here.

This event is also posted as a Facebook Event on our ClearWater FaceBook page.

You'll not only have a model for three hours for only $15, you'll have the camaraderie of fellow artists and a stellar exhibit surrounding you, to take in during breaks!

Models-- anyone interested in modeling for our Figure Drawing Sessions may contact the ClearWater Manager, Sarah Gay at clearwatermgr@gmail.com or 704-784-9535; and/or ClearWater Artists Coalition President, Gordon C. James at gjamespaintings@aol.com. 

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