On Tuesday, September 29th, Founders' Circle embarked on our Virtual Founders' Hour Series with renowned studio potter, Terry Gess!
On March 11, longtime Founders' Circle member Dr. Larry Brady opened his doors for a very special Founders' Hour!
Founders' Circle Members were thrilled to spend our second annual Evening at Hot Glass Alley on Thursday, December 5th!
Renowned ceramicist Alice Ballard once again opened her studio to Founders' Circle - this time in her new Clover, SC location.
Twenty members of Founders' Circle had an exclusive opportunity to get an inside look into the Charleston the weekend of October 25. Some highlights of the trip were:
- A visit to the American College of Building Arts.
The evening of September 4th, Founders' Circle was welcomed to An Evening with Dr. Larry Brady in the Bill & Patti Gorelick Gallery on the campus of Central Piedmont Community College. It was a beautiful evening celebrating a special, long-time FC Member! Click below to view photos from the event.
The evening of April 3rd was a special one for Founders' Circle and the Mint Museum community! After many months of planning and fundraising, donors were invited to celebrate Nancy Callan's incredible new installation.
Longtime Founders' Circle members, Lorne Lassiter and Gary Ferraro, opened their home to give members a chance to view their outstanding personal collection and personally welcome Todd A. Herman, Ph.D. to the Queen City and the Mint Museum.
Founders' Circle members enjoyed an exclusive Founders' Hour tour of African-Print Fashion Now! A Story Of Taste, Globalization, And Style with Annie Carlano, Senior Curator of Design, Craft, and Fashion on Thursday, November 29. It was an hour filled with vibrant beauty and education on this interesting, cuturally important textile.
Founders' Circle and the Young Affiliates got to experience an exclusive evening of demonstrations, libations and blown glass beauty at Charlotte's only glass focused gallery, Hot Glass Alley.