Entries by sharon

TEDxCharlotte talk!

I was thrilled to give a TEDx Charlotte talk with other wonderful Charlotteans in October. Allowing myself to be vulnerable and share my story with other was such an honor. Watch “Anxiety as Fuel for Artistic Creativity” on youtube now!

Is This Condition Permanent? Group Show

is this condition permanent? (on man v. nature & vice versa) we know who will win (nature) if there is an end, but the struggle for space and air and position between us and everything else goes back to the caves and pervades our hours. artists can’t help trying to reckon with it. drawing, painting, […]

Bear sculpture unveiling!

Tuesday, June 10th, 4 pm at the Main Public Library Join me for the unveiling of the United Buddy Baer Project sculpture I painted in Berlin! It will be installed permanently by the Main Public Library at the corner of 6th and North Tryon. Many thanks to those that are sponsoring the project: Alemannia Society, German Saturday School, German American Chamber […]

West Meck Skateboard Art Sale + Fundraiser!

art space 525 Open Studio Open: Saturday May 24, 12 – 5 pm + West Meck High Skateboard Art Sale! Reception: Saturday May 24, 3-5 pm *funded by a Project Art Aid and Knight Foundation grant Check out the students’ art, purchase a skateboard or make a donation. 50% of the sale goes back to […]

News stand art!

My Arts & Science Council’s ArtPop painting on a news stand! N. Tryon and 9th Street. Sponsored by Charlotte Center City Partners and Adams Outdoor.

artspace 525 Launch!

I am thrilled to now be a part of, artspace 525, a unique collaborative art space in uptown Charlotte! Artist and Art Director of The Wall Poems of Charlotte Graham Carew’s vision of uptown Charlotte landlords leasing unused spaces to artists has now come to fruition! Thank you to Charlotte Center City Partners and Parkway […]

Awarded West Meck High School Grant!

Thank you to Rosalia Torres-Weiner, Ben Weiner, Bree Stallings, Frock Shop Revival and all of the volunteers with Project Art Aid! They hosted a loverly “Second Chance Soiree” party over $1000 was raised for my West Mecklenburg Art Supplies + Skate Board Project! The money raised will purchase much needed paintbrushes, paint and gesso. Blank skate […]

Art Fields

See my painting, Fortuitous Journey, in Art Fields April 25 – May 4 in Lake City, SC! ArtFields is a 10-day Art Competition, with $100,000 in cash prizes given to artists from across the Southeast. ArtFields is the largest arts competition of its kind. Winners are determined by votes from ArtFields attendees and a juried panel of […]