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From the Charlotte Observer:

'Three artists making an impact in Charlotte'

The McColl Center for Art + Innovation’s eight current artists all are being pushed to address social issues through their work this summer. Three of them are just being pushed a little bit harder.

Since last year, every artist has been expected to provide content related to one of 10 “spheres of impact”: environment, craft, education, business innovation, beauty, design and architecture, technology, international, social justice and health.

But now that the program is moving out of its infancy, the McColl has focused on enhancing spheres that have been less prominent – craft, social justice and international – and their stewards are Charlotte artists Betsy Birkner, Andy McMillan and Rosalia Torres-Weiner.

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