"Join us for supper and explore contemporary Southern culture through art and food. Tickets include dinner and two drinks.
This season, our exhibitions and programs examine various aspects of Southern identity and culture. What makes Southern culture unique, and how do we reconcile our past with the present? Join us for a family-style meal inside the gallery where you can celebrate the intricacies of the Southern experience with new friends.
On the walls:
Gallery One exhibition, Dirty South , explores the ways that queer communities, people of color and immigrants to the south have enriched and shifted the landscape of Southern art and culture. Featuring Jasmine Best, Laura Little, Aaron McIntosh + Renzo Ortega.
Gallery Two exhibition, Heirloom, celebrates the ways that artists have introduced new aesthetics and materials to traditional fiber arts. Featuring Coulter Fussell and Antonia Perez.
On the table:
Ashley Christensen Restaurants
The Fiction Kitchen
The Pit Authentic BBQ
Capital Club 16
OMG! Banana Pudding
The Sweetest Things
Trophy Brewing Company
Burial Beer Co.
Bond Brothers Beer Company
6-7pm: Cocktail Hour - Spend some time visiting Artspace artists' studios. Featuring a signature cocktail from Foundation.
7-8pm: Dinner + Best Dish Competition - Food and beer from local restaurants and breweries will be served family style in Gallery Two. Vote with your dollars for your favorite dish, $1 = 1 vote.
8-9pm: Art-making - Local artists David Eichenberger, Maria Frati, and Renzo Ortega, are creating designs that will be available for screenprinting after dinner.Purchase a t-shirt from us for $20 or bring your own and screenprint it for $10.
Special Thanks to Duke Energy and Empire Properties for sponsoring this event. Proceeds go toward furthering Artspace 's mission of inspiring positive community impact through art. We seek to foster a thriving arts community for all throughout the Southeast."