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‘Perpetual Insight’ on View Through July 25 at The Galleries

An exhibition featuring a subjective exploration of nature, beauty and visual perception will be on through July 25 at The Galleries. Perpetual Insight includes paintings, drawings, photographs, mixed media and ceramics by nine artists: Erin Anfinson, Nicole Aquillano, Hannah Celeste Dean, Alex Garbarino, Amy Gross, Lisa Krannichfeld, Cindy Steiler, Christopher Thomas and Justin Webb.


2015-16 Davis Theatre Tickets Now on Sale

The 2015-16 On Stage at the Davis series will open with Grammy winner Paula Cole on Oct. 2, followed by Shana Tucker, chambersoul and cello, on Nov. 7; Eric Bibb, blues, on Jan. 16; Mountain Heart, Americana, on Feb. 19; Della Mae, roots, on March 12; and Barrage 8, sonic strings, on April 10. There also will be a holiday bluegrass show by the Claire Lynch Band on Dec. 5, three evenings of the Jeff Whittington Bluegrass Show and a performance by Concord singer-songwriter Jim Avett.



The Cabarrus Arts Council is dedicated to providing a wide variety of cultural arts programs that celebrate the rich diversity of our county and our world. The arts council programs and operates the Davis Theatre and The Galleries, conducts one of North Carolina's largest art-in-education programs for both the Cabarrus County and Kannapolis City school systems, supports arts organizations and artists through grants and workshops, and serves as a catalyst and consultant for public and corporate art.

Upcoming Events

The arts council offices and The Galleries will be closed July 3 for Independence Day. We will reopen Monday, July 6.


Concert: Celebrate America

Thursday, July 2

7 pm

Village Park, Kannapolis

The Charlotte Symphony's annual patriotic pops concert followed by a spectacular fireworks show.


Thursdays on Main: Gary Lowder and Smokin' Hot

Thursday, July 9

11:30 am-1 pm

Veterans Park, Kannapolis

Free outdoor beach music show.


Arts Council Grants Deadline

Monday, Aug. 3

Click the "Grants" tab for applications and more information.


Cabarrus Arts Council Annual Meeting

Thursday, Aug. 27

6 pm

The public is invited to the arts council's annual meeting. RSVP by Aug. 20.





Want to volunteer for the arts council?

The arts council is looking for volunteer docents for The Galleries and ushers for Davis Theatre productions. More information...

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