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

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    Arts

    Victor Spinski retrospective at The Clay Studio

    Jan. 8, 2015, 2:31 p.m., Posted by CSchwartz

    Victor Spinski was, by all accounts, a distinctive individual whose personality carried through to each of his many nuanced artworks. The Clay Studio, a Knight Arts grantee, is currently exhibiting a retrospective of the late ceramic artist’s career that originated at West Chester University’s Knauer Gallery before making its way...

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    Open mic Akron at the Electric Pressure Cooker held in Pub Bricco

    Jan. 8, 2015, 2:16 p.m., Posted by rdurbin

    Electric Pressure Cooker, billboard. Not long ago I caught an interview of National Public Radio. The guest was well-known comedian, writer, producer, actor and TV personality Louis CK. He talked at length about the benefit of open mic venues where he could try new materials –...

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    ASC's Connect with Culture Day

    Jan. 8, 2015, 11:44 a.m., Posted by kbalcerek

    The Arts & Science Council (ASC), the primary advocate and fundraiser for Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s cultural sector, launches its 2015 Annual Fund Drive with a new Connect with Culture Day on Saturday, January 10th. This free day-long celebration will feature a range of cultural experiences, from a poetry slam workshop with Quentin...

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