Mint Museum of Art http://wfae.org en Arts Funding Troubles, part 2: What It Will Take To Survive http://wfae.org/post/arts-funding-troubles-part-2-what-it-will-take-survive <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Charlotte's arts funding landscape is grim.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Arts and Science Council was created decades ago to be the primary fundraiser for Charlotte's cultural sector. But it is no longer the money-raising powerhouse it once was. Cultural institutions that rely on the </span>ASC<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, are struggling to pay their bills. And that new museum complex Uptown is in the middle of what arts leaders call a "perfect storm."</span></p><p></p><p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Julie Rose & Briana Duggan 31044 at http://wfae.org Arts Funding Troubles, part 2: What It Will Take To Survive New Exhibit To Boost Mint's Randolph Road Location http://wfae.org/post/new-exhibit-boost-mints-randolph-road-location <p>While much of Charlotte's fine art focus is Uptown with the city's new museum complex, officials at the Mint are shifting their attention back to their roots. The first major painting exhibit to come to the Mint's original home on Randolph Road in more than six years opens this weekend.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 20:06:21 +0000 Julie Rose 30327 at http://wfae.org New Exhibit To Boost Mint's Randolph Road Location Minting Treasure From Trash http://wfae.org/post/minting-treasure-trash <p>Brazil is one of the world's most rapidly developing countries. In the past decade, the South American country has lifted millions of its residents out of poverty and into a growing middle class.</p><p> Tue, 08 Jan 2013 14:52:07 +0000 Briana Duggan 18982 at http://wfae.org Minting Treasure From Trash