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The riots that occurred in Uptown Charlotte during September 2016 left many businesses with broken windows and other damage. The Charlotte Art League and other local artists came together to create art on the temporary boards of one business: The Hyatt House.

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Charlotte AgendaCharlotte artists turned the damaged Hyatt House windows into works of art

Charlotte ObserverOn boarded-up Charlotte windows, artists coax beauty from brokenness

WFAEArt Emerges In Uptown While City Tries to Heal

ReutersArt in the aftermath of Charlotte protests

Wilson’s World VideoWilson’s World: Charlotte Comes Together Over Art at the Hyatt House

Time Warner Cable NewsProtest Art from Hyatt House Hotel to be Displayed at Charlotte Art League

Videographer Mason Godwin: Hyatt House Window Painting-Charlotte Rebuild


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The Charlotte Art League was recently awarded Best Art Gallery in Charlotte by Charlotte Magazine for their annual Best of the Best (BOB) Awards issue. As a nonprofit, we are proud to be recognized by the community for our efforts to help emerging local and regional artists!


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Donna Scott, Wilson, Cindy Connelly

 Did you catch us on Wilson’s World? Cindy Connelly (Treasurer/Rental Agent) and Brooke Gibbons (Administrator/Programs Chair) were on with Donna Scott Productions and Varian Shrum of Historic South End to discuss pop-up theatre and our annual Spring Juried Art Show.


We love our community! Check out this video about the Charlotte Art League and our love for the city we serve!