KnightBlog

The blog of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

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    Arts

    Cultural groups large and small receive funding in Charlotte

    Jan. 11, 2015, 8:11 p.m., Posted by Valerie Nahmad

    This week, Knight Foundation is celebrating the arts in Charlotte. I’m excited to join Dennis Scholl, Knight’s vice president for arts, in recognizing those organizations – large and small – receiving a combined $1 million in Knight funding as they continue to make Charlotte such a great place to live,...

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    Let's get the 2015 art party started

    Jan. 9, 2015, 1:27 p.m., Posted by Anne Tschida

    Charley Friedman's 'Looking at the Sun' at Gallery Diet. Tonight will be as good night as any to kickstart the new year with art, and two of our more interesting galleries will help out. Gallery Diet starts off 2015 with a solo exhibit from Charley Friedman,...

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    DanceCleveland to present legendary dance company Pilobolus

    Jan. 9, 2015, 12:48 p.m., Posted by rdurbin

    How many dance companies do you know that take their name from a fungus – and at that, a particular volatile breed that can propel itself and stick on the surface of whatever it aims at? Perhaps that kind of funny connection occurred to the Dartmouth College dancers who began...

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