When we think of art exhibits, we certainly don’t think of Homeless outreach centers as venues, but that was the case last month the Urban Ministry Center in Charlotte.
The liveliness of the happy and colorful art on display is matched by the energy of visitors and artists as they roam the Hope is an Open Door exhibit.
“It’s an awesome thing. It’s awesome. I mean, real awesome,” says Annie Gurley.
There are sculptures, paintings, drawings – all the creations of artists who are or have been homeless.