August 19, 2014

Wednesday, November 19, 6pm Memminger Auditorium, 56 Beaufain Street $50 Members, $60 Non-Members The Gibbes Museum Distinguished Lecture Series is sponsored by Charleston Magazine and PDA.   On November 19, the Gibbes…

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Local Artisans Sought for Community Event

  August 18, 2014

UPSTATE, SC – Interested in selling your crafts, jewelry, art, and more? For a $50 booth fee that is donated to local charities, you can take part in the Holy…

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EMRYS Announces 2014 Fall Reading Room Schedule

  August 14, 2014

GREENVILLE, SC – EMRYS, a local non-profit organization dedicated to building a community of readers and writers, has announced its 2014 Fall Reading Room schedule. EMRYS began hosting the Reading…

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Lucas the Beaver Brings Home First Prize

  August 6, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC – Lucas the Beaver, star of an engaging children’s book about following one’s dreams, is now a first-place award winner. Lucas’s story recounts the journey of a youngster…

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Lucas the Beaver Brings Home First Prize

  August 6, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC – Lucas the Beaver, star of an engaging children’s book about following one’s dreams, is now a first-place award winner. Lucas’s story recounts the journey of a youngster…

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Come See Famous Victorian Artists before They Leave Greenville 

  August 3, 2014

GREENVILLE, SC – Since opening August 2013, M&G’s Charles Dickens: The Continuing Victorian Narrative exhibition has thrilled thousands with its colorful characters, interactive vignettes, and beautiful displays of period-antiques and works of…

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Theatre Charleston Announces 2014 Award Nominations

  July 25, 2014

CHARLESTON, SC – Theatre Charleston is thrilled to announce the nominees for the second annual Theatre Charleston Awards!  The first of their kind, these Awards were created to recognize excellence in…

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Richard Buckner, Fulvia Zaninelli, and Family Fun

  July 2, 2014

Richard Buckner LIVE! Thursday, July 10 Happy Hour at 7:00 p.m. Concert at 8:00 p.m. The CMA, in collaboration with The Whig, hosts a concert by critically acclaimed singer-songwriter Richard Buckner. The performance will…

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Columbia Museum of Art August 2014 Calendar

  July 2, 2014

Major Exhibitions: Animal Instinct: Paintings by Shelley Reed On View in the Lipscomb Family Galleries through Sunday, September 14 The CMA is the first museum to present a career retrospective of American…

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Bird Pictures Take Top Three Photo Contest Prizes

  July 1, 2014

CHARLESTON, SC – Three Charleston-area photographers took the top three prizes in the 4th Annual Magnolia Plantation and Gardens Photo Contest with images of birds. . Justin Falk of Charleston was…

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Local Quilter Semifinalist in International Quilt Show

  June 28, 2014

CAMDEN, SC – Pearl Nester, a Camden resident has been chosen as a semifinalist for the 2014 American Quilter’s Society (AQS) QuiltWeek® in Charlotte, NC, July 30-August 2 at the…

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Local Quilter Semifinalist in International Quilt Show

  June 28, 2014

CAMDEN, SC – Pearl Nester, a Camden resident has been chosen as a semifinalist for the 2014 American Quilter’s Society (AQS) QuiltWeek® in Charlotte, NC, July 30-August 2 at the…

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Lexington Educator Named Winner of South Carolina First Novel Prize

  June 24, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC – The South Carolina Arts Commission and Hub City Press of Spartanburg announce James Edwin McTeer II of Lexington as the winner of the 2014 South Carolina First Novel Competition. McTeer’s novelGrave…

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The Columbia Museum of Art Presents Richard Buckner LIVE!

  June 24, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC – July 10, 2014 – The Columbia Museum of Art, in collaboration with The Whig, hosts a concert by critically acclaimed singer-songwriter Richard Buckner on Thursday, July 10, 2014, at 8:00 p.m. in…

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Storm the Castle and Explore Life in Medieval Times

  June 23, 2014

GREENVILLE, SC – Knights and dragons are popping up all over this summer. While the movie theaters are filled with tales of adventure, it is only at the Upcountry History…

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SC Watermedia Exhibit

  June 5, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC – The Lancaster County Council of the Arts is hosting the South Carolina Watermedia Society’s 36th Annual juried Watermedia Exhibition in the Springs House Galleries for the month…

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One Columbia for Arts and History

  June 5, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC –   Best Kind of Busy This week, the Southern Guitar Festival and Competition will be bringing world-class guitar performers and talented young guitarists to Columbia to compete. Not only…

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Columbia Museum of Art July 2014 Calendar

  June 3, 2014

MAJOR EXHIBITIONS    Animal Instinct: Paintings by Shelley Reed On View in the Lipscomb Family Galleries through Sunday, September 14, 2014 The CMA is the first museum to present a career…

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Bo Bartlett and Herb Parker Exhbitions at 701 CCA

  June 3, 2014

701 Center for Contemporary Art in Columbia, S.C., presents: Two Exhibitions and Opening Receptions: Bo Bartlett June 12 – August 3, 2014 & Herb Parker: Olympia Dialogue June 12, 2014 – TBA   Opening Reception for…

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Shubert Foundation, SCTA honor Trustus Theatre

  May 29, 2014

COLUMBIA, SC – Trustus Theatre has received three major awards from prominent national and statewide arts organizations: a national grant award from the Shubert Foundation, the South Carolina Theatre of…

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A Sense of the Midlands

  May 29, 2014

By Tom Poland If you missed the South Carolina Book Festival earlier in May, you missed a good time. The festival yields insight into authors, their books, and why and…

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Indie Craft Parade Extends Boundaries

  May 29, 2014

GREENVILLE, SC – Indie Craft Parade announces it will host its fifth annual festival this fall and for the first time, expand its territory for qualifying artists. This juried show recognizes excellence…

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