The Daily Princetonian interviews Jeff Whetstone about the short documentary recently commissioned for "Prospect New Orleans," and his nomination as chair of the Public Spaces Working Group for the Campus Iconography Committee.
Mallory Page and Whitewall Magazine discuss the artist's latest exhibition "Garden of Ambition," closing this week at the Longview Museum of Fine Arts in Texas, and the evolution of her work since moving to a new, light-filled studio space.
Green Label interviews Lyle Owerko for Switch It Up, a new series highlighting creatives to follow in music, style, and art. Watch a sneak peek of the interview below.
Garden & Gun interviews SOCO Gallery founder, Chandra Johnson and Southern-born artist, Elliott Puckette in response to her first North Carolina exhibition, Recent Works. Puckette talks about the artwork in Recent Works at SOCO Gallery and credits her first road trip home as the inspiration for one the pieces on display.
Don't miss Charlotte Magazine's review for Elliott Puckette's 'Recent Works.' The review draws a comparison between Puckette's continuous line and the work of abstract expressionist, Jackson Pollock. The exhibition will be on display until October 27, 2017.
QC Exclusive highlights Elliott Puckette's Southern upbringing and the impact this has on her work. The artist brings her work to North Carolina for the first time in her upcoming exhibition, Recent Works, at SOCO Gallery. The exhibition will open to the public on Wednesday, September 13th at 6PM.
Holly Phillips of The English Room features works by one of her favorite artists— the Kentucky-born, New York-based painter Elliott Puckette, in anticipation of her opening reception at SOCO Gallery.
North Carolina natives Damian Stamer and Stacy Lynn Waddell are named by Business North Carolina as up-and-coming artist to meet. Both artists talk of their Southern roots and how it has influenced their work.
SOCO Gallery joins The Mint Museum, The Bechtler, The Light Factory, The McColl Center, and LaCa Projects in a unprecedented arts collaboration spanning from August 2017 to June 2018. The collaboration involves a lineup of exhibitions across the city titled, "In Focus/Enfoque", which will feature the work of more than 50 contemporary photographers from the United States and Mexico.
Holly Phillips of The English Room announces SOCO's new exhibition, Artificial by Nature, by New York-based photographer Karine Laval. This is the artist's first solo exhibition at SOCO Gallery and the work will be on view through September 8, 2017.
CharlotteFive interviews Ben Knight, the featured artist for SOCO Gallery's inaugural Meet the Artist series, to discuss the challenge of balancing creativity between his artistic career and at Chef & The Farmer, the nationally recognized restaurant he co-owns with his wife, Vivian Howard.
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Photographs from Lyle Owerko's Boombox series are now on view at the Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville in SYNTHESIZE: Art + Music through September 24, 2017. Owerko will also be hosting a meet and greet at MoCA Jacksonville on August 17, 2017 to discuss the work chosen for the exhibition.
Garden & Gun gives us a glimpse into Chandra and Jimmie Johnson's Charlotte home, designed with a youthful combination of traditional architecture, sleek furnishings, and contemporary art.
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