Artist Studios at C3Lab

Being a creative hub in South End, C3Lab supports the efforts of artists at all stages of their careers by offering affordable artist space.  To sustain the local arts community, C3 provides common spaces where artists can meet, socialize and collaborate, learn together and have creative dialogue about art being created, exhibit their current works and/or WIP and thrive in their artistic practice.  C3 hosts an art exhibit each year featuring all the artists in Gallery C3.

Artists at C3Lab

Gallery C3

Gallery C3 is an alternative art space that hosts exhibits featuring local, regional, national and international artists.  From emerging to established artists, Gallery C3 supports traditional, contemporary, and hybrid art forms that integrate social, interdisciplinary, experimental, imaginative and innovative collaborations that are intended to stimulate, boldly shape and connect through an intimate exchange to the artistic community.


FUTURISM: Art in the Age of Post Truth

This Pin Up Show features self-pinned works from regional artists throughout the Carolinas on the walls of Gallery C3.  The opening reception was held on Friday, November 10th from 7pm to 10pm.  Curious viewers explored various interpretations of Futurism and all works are still available for purchase.  Artists receive 100% of their sales.

Honorable Mentions were awarded to:  Chad Cartwright, Martin Settle, and Elizabeth Palmisano.  Congratulations to the following Winners:  Third Place - Kathie Roig, Second Place - Will Davis, First Place - Jeffrey Barninger.

Thanks to the following local professionals who judged the works from the FUTURISM show:

  1. Eldred Hudson, Department Chair, Art & Art History, Professor of Graphic Design - College of Architecture,UNC Charlotte
  2. Andy Smith, Digital Editor and Arts & Culture Writer - Charlotte Magazine, Writer - HiFructose Magazine
  3. Lauren Harkey, Partner & Consultant - Hodges Taylor Art Consultancy

Exhibit runs through November 22nd.  GALLERY HOURS:  Tues, Thurs & Fri 11am to 5pm, Wed 11am to 2pm, Weekends by appointment only.