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Hosted by Sheri Lynch and Stacee Michelle – national media personalities well known to Charlotte audiences – ART CRUSH goes deeper into our region’s arts scene, where there’s more than meets the eye. We’re talking with leading artists, style setters, collectors, curators, and art lovers. Lively and candid discussions delve into the worlds of art, fashion, photography, and more, with a focus on the diverse exhibitions on display at the Mint. Join us for the ART CRUSH experience, and find a new podcast series to crush on.
||CleanMichael Sherrill - Part 1||Translating the natural world into exquisitely rendered art is a lifelong passion for acclaimed potter and sculptor Michael Sherrill. He discusses his inspirations and processes as he celebrates his first-ever career retrospective||1/18/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTodd Herman - Part 2||In a continuation of his conversation with Sheri Lynch, new Mint Museum CEO Todd Herman shares his excitement about Charlotte’s local arts scene as well as his vision for The Mint’s growth and evolution.||1/2/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAfrican-Print Fashion Now! - Titi Ademola||What does it take to go from sewing garments in a garage in Ghana to dressing an Oscar-winning actress for the world stage? Titi Ademola, one of the featured designers of “African-Print Fashion Now!,” discusses her journey and the exciting rise of..||12/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTodd Herman, PhD, President & CEO of The Mint Museum - Part 1||What’s next for the Mint? Hear it straight from the new President & CEO Todd Herman, PhD. In the first part of an in-depth conversation with Sheri Lynch, Todd discusses his excitement in joining the fast-paced Charlotte community, his plans to engage.||11/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHoliday Shopping at The Mint Museum Stores||What awaits this holiday season at The Mint Museum Store? Stacee Michelle drops in for a fun conversation with Store Manager/Buyer Amy Grigg, who shares holiday gift ideas as unique as the Mint itself – plus details on one of the year’s biggest...||11/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCharlotte's Charlotte||Welcome to a new season of ART CRUSH! Queen Charlotte is the focus of this provocative episode, as artist Ken Aptekar, curator Carla Hanzal and host Sheri Lynch delve into the story behind the contemporary reimagining of the Queen’s iconic coronation.||10/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAndré Leon Talley on Oscar de la Renta||A fashion obsession drives this episode, as Stacee Michelle talks to the iconic Andre Leon Talley about everyone from Oscar de la Renta to Andy Warhol to Rihanna, and Sheri Lynch welcomes Hillary Cooper to discuss plans for the museum’s groundbreaking||6/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAllen Blevins 'Develar y Detonar' Part 3||In this final episode of the multi-part conversation between Sheri Lynch and exhibition organizer Allen Blevins, the behind-the-scenes details of ‘Develar y Detonar’ are revealed, giving even greater meaning to the stunning images of Mexico’s most||4/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat's Your Art Crush?||Jazz influences. Burning buildings. Disastrous first dates... Partygoers at the ART CRUSH podcast launch at The Mint Museum share their art crushes and unfiltered impressions with Stacee Michelle.||4/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAllen Blevins on 'Develar y Detonar' Part 2||Sheri Lynch continues a fascinating conversation with exhibition organizer Allen Blevins, with topics ranging from a third gender known as “muxe” to the connection between an earthquake and a live human body covered with crawling ants.||3/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAllen Blevins on 'Develar y Detonar' Part 1||Intensely personal and deeply provocative, 'Develar y Detonar' showcases internationally acclaimed young photographers who turn their artistic lens on contemporary Mexico and its many layers of history and identity. Exhibition organizer Allen...||3/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWilliam Ivey Long Part 3||There’s power in being weird, according to William Ivey Long. This multiple Tony Award-winning costume designer shares his thoughts on the art of design, his eureka moment in biology class, and walking into The Mint Museum for the first time as a boy.||2/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWilliam Ivey Long Part 2||He has dressed Rolling Stones and Pink Ladies. Now William Ivey Long brings his adventurous creativity to Charlotte with an exhibition at The Mint Museum. Sheri Lynch and Stacee Michelle continue an entertaining conversation with this multiple...||2/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHighlights||Highlights from our first 4 episodes. We have more coming soon!||2/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAnn Tarwater: Modest can be bold & surprising||In this latest episode of ART CRUSH, fashion insider Stacee Michelle chats with fashion collector Ann Tarwater, a contributor to the 'Charlotte Collects' exhibition at The Mint Museum in Charlotte, NC. Ann talks about modest couture, why art and...||1/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWilliam Ivey Long Part 1||How did a North Carolina boy become a legendary costume designer? In this episode of ART CRUSH, Sheri Lynch and Stacee Michelle roll up their sleeves with multiple Tony Award-winning costume designer William Ivey Long, the subject of the...||1/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLisa Dargan: A wedding dress made of ostrich feathers||In this episode of ART CRUSH, Stacee Michelle chats with fashion collector Lisa Dargan, a contributor to the Charlotte Collects exhibition at The Mint Museum in Charlotte, NC. Lisa discusses wearing snow boots under her wedding dress, why Charlotte is..||12/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAshley Anderson: Charlotte Collects||In this episode, Stacee chats with collector and TV news anchor Ashley Anderson Mattei, a contributor to the Charlotte Collects exhibition at The Mint Museum in Charlotte, NC. Ashley talks about a little black dress covered in bats, how fashion is all..||11/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Behind the scenes scoop of Clt Art Scene
This podcat does a great job of getting the behind the scenes stories of the art featured in the museum. Love hearing the funny stories and experiences of those featured in the episodes. Great addition to the Charlotte art's scene.