Category: Timeline

  • Spring 2023

    September 2, 2022
    The new ArtsCenter is slated to open.
  • 2022

    January 4, 2022
    The ArtsCenter purchases the building at 400 Roberson Street to renovate as its new home. In July, Jenny Shultz-Thomas is…
  • 2019

    January 1, 2019
    The quiet phase of the capital campaign for a new home for The ArtsCenter begins. The first of several community…
  • 2018

    December 31, 2018
    The ArtsCenter’s Board approves moving ahead with the building project and hires Madrock Advisors to provide expert guidance on site…
  • 2017

    August 31, 2017
    The ArtsCenter contracts with Gail Perry and Associates to conduct a campaign feasibility and planning study. The study, completed in…
  • 1987

    December 31, 1987
    July 1st, the organization moves into its new renovated space at 300 E. Main Street. The name is officially changed…
  • 1984

    February 11, 1984
    The name of the school is changed to Center for Visual and Performing Arts (ArtSchool at Carrboro).
  • 1979

    August 31, 1979
    The ArtSchool moves from its loft space on Main Street to upstairs at the Carr Mill Mall. Over 500 hundred…
  • 1975

    February 11, 1979
    The ArtsCenter files Articles of Incorporation, and in November of 1976 receives its IRS determination letter certifying it as a…