Show your love for Mother Earth and Father Sky with your entries in the May show at CAL, “Earth & Sky.”


Artists age 18 and older are invited to participate. All work must be original and not previously exhibited in a Charlotte Art League show during the past year, or previously exhibited in a Charlotte Art League judged or juried show. Only work created in the last two (2) years is eligible.

Find the prospectus and more info here.

Entries will be accepted 5-8 p.m., Friday, April 25; 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, April 26; and 1-5 p.m. Sunday, April 27.

The opening reception will be from 6-9 p.m. Friday, May 2 as part of the First Friday Gallery Grawl in SouthEnd.

CAL shows films about art and artists during each month. These films are free and open to the public, ages 18 and up. Doors open at 6:45 p.m.; movie starts at 7 p.m. BYO snacks and drinks.

Upcoming Features

Listed are films being shown through May. For more information, email
Movie Night at CAL

April 26 – “Painters Painting” (Documentary, 1973). The history of the New York art scene from 1940-1970, focusing on art movements from Abstract Expressionism to Pop Art. Features interviews with Willem de Kooning, Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg and others. Rated G; 116 mins.
May 17 – “Basquiat” (Biography/Drama,1996) The story of young artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, who rose from a homeless New York street artist to a star in Andy Warhol’s art world. But with success came the loss of friendship, love, and, eventually, his life. Rated R; 108 mins.
May 31 – “Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle” (Biography/Drama, 1994) The story of humorist Dorothy Parker and her recollections of the legendary Algonquin Round Table, a group of New York writers who met daily during the 1920s, and as a result changed the face of American humor. Rated R; 125 mins.