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    September Gallery Crawl in Southend

    Sept. 4, 2014, 8:48 a.m., Posted by kbalcerek

    Tree Party. A new month means one thing in Charlotte’s Southend: new exhibitions on view for the First Friday Gallery Crawl. Art galleries along Camden Road, Park Avenue and South Boulevard are open late tomorrow, September 5th, for a new round of art shows and other...

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    WetLand: a buoyant urban ecosystem and artist's residence on the Delaware

    Sept. 4, 2014, 2:57 a.m., Posted by CSchwartz

    If it looks like there's a house sinking into the Delaware River at the Independence Seaport Museum Dock, that would actually be half true. Artist Mary Mattingly will be residing in the shack-like floating dwelling for the duration of FringeArts this September. The Knight Arts grantee project entitled “WetLand” is...

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    Seeing the world through the lens of Zoe Strauss

    Sept. 3, 2014, 10:20 p.m., Posted by Valerie Nahmad

    By Juan Carlos Pérez-Duthie Zoe Strauss looks at things differently. For years, the self-taught photographer, installation artist and community activist, has been capturing reality through her lens in ways that others often don’t see. Or don’t want to see. Zoe Strauss. Photo by Flickr user Susan...

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