Schumacher creative director Dara Caponigro and photographer Melanie Acevedo dive into the private worlds and gorgeous homes of creative trailblazers in art, design, and fashion around the world in the newly released catalogue The Authentics. SOCO Shop will host a Q&A and book signing with Caponigro on Thursday, March 1st from 11:30am to 1:30pm.
SOCO Shop will host a book signing of newly released Private Room by photographer Pamela Hanson on Wednesday, February 14th from 5:30 – 7:30PM. Private Room features a series of intimate photographs of eight different women in a celebration of female beauty and confidence. Hanson's photography is regularly featured in Vogue, Porter, and Vanity Fair, among others. The artist lives and works in New York City.
To reserve a copy of the book, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
SOCO Gallery is thrilled to welcome McColl Center alumna Anne Lemanski for an exhibition presenting a new series of large format prints and sculptures. A joint opening reception will be held with artist Brad Thomas on Wednesday, January 24, from 6 – 8pm.
In his upcoming exhibition, hold these truths, Minnesota-based artist Brad Thomas will present a selection of his artist books alongside a new body of mixed media work. Thomas’ artist books, which have been described as “tapestries of the subconscious”, are a defining part of his practice and include over 7,300 entries.
A joint opening reception will be held with artist Anne Lemanski on Wednesday, January 24, from 6 – 8pm.
SOCO Gallery’s upcoming collaboration with the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, the Mint Museum, the Light Factory, the McColl Center, LaCa Projects, and Bank of America presents "In Focus/Enfoque” through Spring 2018. This Charlotte-wide initiative will bring contemporary Mexican photography to the city's partnering institutions.
Opening on December 13th, SOCO Gallery will be featuring work by the renowned photographer Alejandro Cartagena from his “Carpoolers” and “Mexicana Suburbia” series. The reception for Alejandro Cartagena: Home will be held at the gallery from 6 – 8PM.
SOCO Gallery is thrilled to return to Miami for the Untitled Art Fair from December 6 - 10, 2017.
UNTITLED, Booth #C20
Tuesday, December 6 - Sunday, December 10, 2017
Untitled, Art is an international, curated art fair founded in 2012 that focuses on curatorial balance and integrity across all disciplines of contemporary art. Untitled, Miami Beach will take place on the beach at Ocean Drive and 12th Street, December 6 - 10, 2017.
SOCO Shop will host a book signing with French photographer Anouk Krantz for her upcoming release of 'Wild Horses of Cumberland Island' on Saturday, November 11, 11AM – 1PM.
SOCO Gallery is pleased to present In Luminous Flux, an upcoming exhibition by New York-based artist Jackie Gendel. The opening reception will begin at 6PM on November 1, 2017.
The exhibition will run from November 1 through December 8, 2017.
SOCO Gallery is pleased to announce an upcoming opening reception with Elliott Puckette on Wednesday, September 13, from 6 – 8PM.
Charlotte-based photographer Andy McMillan and novelist Jeff Jackson will be holding an artist conversation discussing McMillan's practice and its musical and literary influences. McMillan's work has appeared at institutions including the Corcoran Gallery of Art, the Mint Museum, and Goodyear Arts. His work has been featured in Time, CNN and many others. In the summer of 2014, McMillan completed a residency with the McColl Center for Art + Innovation. The artist's engaging photographs will be on view at SOCO Gallery during the event.
The Meet The Artist series serves as an intimate opportunity to meet artists and discover more about their practice.
SOCO Gallery is pleased to announce an upcoming exhibition with French photographer, Karine Laval on Wednesday, June 28th from 6-8PM.
SOCO Gallery invites you to take part in the inaugural Meet The Artist series. Visiting artist Ben Knight is based in Kinston, North Carolina and has been painting for over 20 years. Knight has studied at the Art Institute of Chicago, Cooper Union, and the Art Students League under Larry Poons. Born in Chicago, Knight moved to New York to pursue his art career and eventually settled in Kinston to have more time and space to work. The artist's texturally rich paintings will be on view at SOCO Gallery during Knight's talk.
The Meet The Artist series serves as an opportunity to meet featured artists and discuss artistic practices unique to each featured artist.
SOCO Shop is hosting a book signing of François Catroux by author and designer David Netto on Wednesday, May 24th from 6:30 - 7:30PM. David Netto has worked as a contributing design editor for the Wall Street Journal and continues to do so for T, the New York Times Style Magazine. Netto is now active in Los Angeles with design projects on the east and west coast.
SOCO Gallery is pleased to present Passage, an exhibition of photographs by the native North Carolina artist Linda Foard Roberts. The exhibition will present works from five different series taken over the last decade, all chronicled in a newly published monograph by Radius Books. The artist hosted a pre-release book signing at Paris Photo in November 2016, as well as a sold-out book signing at SOCO Gallery in December 2016. The gallery will host a public opening reception for the artist on Wednesday, May 10th from 6-8PM. This will be the artist’s first solo exhibition with SOCO Gallery.
SOCO Shop is thrilled to host Erika Carter for a book signing of her debut novel Lucky You, along with brunch cocktails from SOCO Gallery and bites from Le Macaron French Pastries.
Recently reviewed by NPR as "a perfect balance of humor and tragedy," Lucky You follows three women in their early twenties as they ineptly navigate adulthood. The novel has been featured in Elle Magazine and O, The Oprah Winfrey Magazine as one of the top books to read in 2017. Erika Carter's work has appeared in the Colorado Review, Meridian, CutBank, and the South Carolina Review, among other literary journals and magazines.
SOCO Gallery is pleased to present new paintings and works on paper by New York based artist Halsey Hathaway. His work is an exploration of the most primary elements of painting; space, light and color. An artist reception will be held on March 8 from 6-8PM, with a press preview starting at 5:30 PM.
SOCO Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition by the New York-based artist Carrie Yamaoka. Yamaoka will join SOCO Gallery for a public reception and celebration of The Space Between on Thursday, January 19th, from 6 - 8 PM.
SOCO Gallery is thrilled to participate in the Untitled Art Fair in Miami from November 30 - December 4, 2016.
UNTITLED, Booth #B36
Tuesday, November 29 - Sunday, December 4, 2016
Untitled, Art is an international, curated art fair founded in 2012 that focuses on curatorial balance and integrity across all disciplines of contemporary art. Untitled, Miami Beach will take place on the beach at Ocean Drive and 12th Street, November 30 – December 4, 2016.
SOCO Gallery is pleased to present Orphaned Wells, an exhibition of new works by San Francisco-based artist, Clare Rojas. Rojas will join SOCO Gallery for a reception and celebration of her new monograph Plain Black: Abstract Paintings by Clare Rojas on Friday, November 4th from 6 - 8PM.
A rare occasion to meet the renowned Italian bicycle frame builder and artist, Dario Pegoretti, with a one-day only showcase of his original artwork and hand-built and painted bicycle frames. A selection of art and frames will be on display at SOCO Gallery for purchase, with an opportunity to special order from Gita Sporting Goods' North American collection of stock and custom Pegoretti bicycle frames.
SOCO Gallery is thrilled to welcome Ivan Shaw of Condé Nast Art & Archive Development to Charlotte for a book signing on Wednesday, October 12th for the upcoming publication Around That Time: Horst at Home in Vogue. An opening reception will be held the same evening for an exhibition of never-exhibited photographs by legendary Vogue photographer, Horst P. Horst. The reception is free and open to the public. Copies of the book will be available for $75 and can be pre-ordered by emailing email@example.com.
Author Jeff Jackson will be signing copies of his newly-released book 'Novi Sad' at SOCO Gallery on Wednesday, October 5th from 6 - 8PM.
The novel, published by Kiddiepunk, is a gorgeous powder blue limited edition artbook that will also be signed by Jeff Jackson's collaborator, artist Michael Salerno. To pre-order copies, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
11:00AM ......... LECTURE BY ART ADVISOR MARIA BRITO & COFFEE FROM NOT JUST
12:00PM ......... BBQ BY JIM NOBLE / SYCAMORE BREWERY STARTS SERVING
2:30PM ........... PERFORMANCE BY DOUG KEITH
ALL DAY ........ DESIGNER APPEARANCES & TRUNK SHOWS BY ENGINEERED GARMENTS,
BILLY KIRK, BELSTAFF & TELLASON
KEN VAN SICKLE EXHIBITION