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Light Factory Organization Name provided in the GuideStar Exchange* as of 05/04/2012: Light Factory

Organization Name as listed in the IRS Business Master File as of 06/09/2014: LIGHT FACTORY

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AKA  The Light Factory-Contemporary Museum of Photography & Film
Charlotte, NC
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Light Factory Organization Name provided in the GuideStar Exchange* as of 05/04/2012: Light Factory

Organization Name as listed in the IRS Business Master File as of 06/09/2014: LIGHT FACTORY

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Also Known As: The Light Factory-Contemporary Museum of Photography & Film
Physical Address: Charlotte, NC 28202 
EIN: 51-0185359
Web URL: www.lightfactory.org 
NTEE Category: A Arts, Culture, and Humanities
A40 Visual Arts Organizations
Ruling Year: 1977 


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Mission Statement

To promote the power of image, in Charlotte and beyond, by informing, challenging, and stimulating audiences through photography, film, and other light-based media to see their world through a different lens.

Legitimacy Information

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Fiscal Year Starting: July 1, 2011
Fiscal Year Ending: June 30, 2012

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Marcie Kelso

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Since July 2002

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Program Description:

Located in the Southeast, The Light Factory provides a regional window to the world of local, national and international alternative contemporary visual art. Exhibitions, lectures, films, videos, classes, workshops, publications and an interactive web site are designed to stimulate active learning and visual literacy in relation to critical cultural, social, political, and personal issues. Darkroom facilities, artists' commissions, partnership grants, and opportunities for exhibition are provided for fine artists, commercial and studio artists, curators, art and cultural historians, students, and the general public to participate in an on-going creative and cultural dialogue. The Light Factory hosts an open forum for cultural dialogue and the freedom of artistic expression. An active series of educational and community outreach programming, both on and off site, cultivate an expanded and diverse audience of all ages interested in contemporary light generated media.

Program Long-Term Success:

Restabilized organization after transitional period with an entirely new staff and revitalized Board of Directors.

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