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Art: Art Show, Ceramics/Pottery
Midlands Clay Arts House Party at Tapp's!
We're setting up a two-month "house party" on display in the windows at Tapp's and you're invited! Starting August 3rd at Columbia's First Thursday celebration our clay arts family will throw open our doors to celebrate the Total Solar Eclipse. Come see al...
Tapp's Arts Center
Columbia, SC

Thu 8/17/17 - Thu 9/28/17 at 6pm-10pm
Art: Art Show
SC.Fellows Part I
In partnership with the South Carolina Arts Commission, 701 Center for Contemporary Art and the McMaster Gallery at the University of South Carolina School of Visual Art and Design present SC.Fellows Part I, a retrospective exhibition of the S.C. Arts Comm...
University of South Carolina – McMaster Gallery
Columbia, SC

Thu 8/17/17 - Sun 9/17/17 at 9:30am-4pm
Art: Museum, Film
Well Suited: The Costumes of Alonzo V. Wilson for HBO’s Treme
Well Suited: The Costumes of Alonzo V. Wilson for HBO’s Treme showcases nine exquisitely crafted Mardi Gras Indian suits from select characters of this influential series. This spectacular exhibit includes design sketches, film excerpts, video interviews w...
University of South Carolina – McKissick Museum
Columbia, SC

Thu 8/17/17 - Fri 8/18/17 at 8:30am-5pm
Sat 8/19/17 at 11am-3pm
Mon 8/21/17 - Fri 8/25/17 at 8:30am-5pm
Sat 8/26/17 at 11am-3pm
Mon 8/28/17 - Fri 9/1/17 at 8:30am-5pm
Art: Art Show
The Great Barrier: An Installation by Flavia Lovatelli
Opening Reception: August 3- 6pm- 9pm Join us for the opening reception for The Great Barrier. A visual metaphor highlighting the destructive results of man’s waste, consumption, and disregard of nature. Having researched the egregious Great Pacific Garbag...
Tapp's Arts Center
Columbia, SC

Thu 8/17/17 - Sat 8/19/17 at 10am-6pm
Tue 8/22/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 10am-6pm
Tue 8/29/17 - Fri 9/1/17 at 10am-6pm
Art: Museum
Light Beings
Sana Arjumand is a contemporary visual artist from Pakistan who has extensively shown across the globe and in her home country. Born in Karachi in 1982, she currently works and resides in Islamabad, Pakistan. She received a high Achievers award from Cambri...
Columbia Museum of Art
Columbia, SC

Thu 8/17/17 - Fri 8/18/17 at 11am-5pm
Sat 8/19/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/20/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 8/22/17 - Fri 8/25/17 at 11am-5pm
Sat 8/26/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum
ReTooled: Highlights from the Hechinger Collection
Wrenches, hammers, and lawnmowers take on a life of their own in this exhibition. ReTooled showcases over 40 works by 28 contemporary artists, including photographers Berenice Abbott and Walker Evans, pop art legends Jim Dine and Claes Oldenburg, abstract ...
Columbia Museum of Art
Columbia, SC

Thu 8/17/17 - Fri 8/18/17 at 11am-5pm
Sat 8/19/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/20/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 8/22/17 - Fri 8/25/17 at 11am-5pm
Sat 8/26/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery
Sumter Artists’ Guild Show
This group exhibition will show through August 22.
Sumter Gallery of Art
Sumter, SC

Thu 8/17/17 - Sat 8/19/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 8/22/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Museum
That '70s Show: Cool Art from the Collection
This exhibition gives us a chance to explore rarely seen works from a decade-sized slice of the CMA’s collection of contemporary art. That '70s Show draws on the amusing nostalgia for the “decade that taste forgot,” while showing a complicated portrait of ...
Columbia Museum of Art
Columbia, SC

Thu 8/17/17 - Fri 8/18/17 at 11am-5pm
Sat 8/19/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/20/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 8/22/17 - Fri 8/25/17 at 11am-5pm
Sat 8/26/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Xanthus Smith and Civil War Maritime Art
The Civil War redefined the nation on multiple levels, including forever changing American art. Instead of the early 19th century scenes of untouched natural beauty, artists began recording the new technologies and realities of warfare. Xanthus Smith wa...
South Carolina Confederate Relic Room & Military Museum
Columbia, SC

Thu 8/17/17 - Sat 8/19/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 8/22/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery
Tyrone Geter: BLACK!
Tyrone Geter: BLACK! presents recent works by the artist who, after extensive travel, work and study in Africa, made South Carolina his home. Combining masterful draftsmanship with assemblage and installation elements, Geter has consistently produced a bol...
701 Center for Contemporary Art
Columbia, SC

Thu 8/17/17 - Sat 8/19/17 at 11am-5pm
Sun 8/20/17 at 1pm-5pm
Wed 8/23/17 at 11am-8pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery, Class/Workshop
Introduction to Pottery
This six week class is designed to equip the student with the basics of pottery. This includes but is not limited to: information on clay, knowledge of basic tools, techniques associated with pinch pots, coils and working with slabs. An estimated 4 projec...
The Art Center of the City of Columbia Parks and Recreation
Columbia, SC

Mon 8/21/17 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Mon 9/11/17 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Mon 9/18/17 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Mon 9/25/17 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Mon 10/2/17 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Art: Gallery
Jonathan Brilliant, Edward Rice & Clifton Peacock
This group show will be on display through October 28.
Sumter Gallery of Art
Sumter, SC

Thu 8/31/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 9/5/17 - Sat 9/9/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 9/12/17 - Sat 9/16/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 9/19/17 - Sat 9/23/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 9/26/17 - Sat 9/30/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Class/Workshop
Beginning Throwing Tuesdays
Students will complete this beginning course with the knowledge necessary to continue throwing. This class provides opportunities to learn knowledge of basic terms; preparing clay for throwing;centering and opening clay and many proper techniques and skil...
The Art Center of the City of Columbia Parks and Recreation
Columbia, SC

Tue 9/5/17 at 6pm-8pm
Tue 9/12/17 at 6pm-8pm
Tue 9/19/17 at 6pm-8pm
Tue 9/26/17 at 6pm-8pm
Tue 10/3/17 at 6pm-8pm
Art: Class/Workshop
Creative Throwing
This class is designed for those that would like to learn about throwing while at the same time expand their existing knowledge. Youth from ages 11 through adults can have a custom pottery throwing class tailored to their needs. This is a 6 week class wh...
The Art Center of the City of Columbia Parks and Recreation
Columbia, SC

Tue 9/5/17 at 4pm-5:30pm
Tue 9/12/17 at 4pm-5:30pm
Tue 9/19/17 at 4pm-5:30pm
Tue 9/26/17 at 4pm-5:30pm
Tue 10/3/17 at 4pm-5:30pm
Art: Class/Workshop
Hand Building Basics
This 6 week class is a day class designed to equip the student with the basics of pottery. Students will make an estimated 4 projects and will learn basics of pottery, knowledge of basic tools, techniques associated with many hand building projects and wi...
The Art Center of the City of Columbia Parks and Recreation
Columbia, SC

Tue 9/5/17 at 2pm-4pm
Tue 9/12/17 at 2pm-4pm
Tue 9/19/17 at 2pm-4pm
Tue 9/26/17 at 2pm-4pm
Tue 10/3/17 at 2pm-4pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery, Class/Workshop
Next Step Throwing - Building on the Basics
This 6 week class is designed specifically to meet the needs of the person who has had basic throwing but wants to advance their skills. Student must have prior experience with basic throwing. Some of the skills will focus on forming cylinder into a shap...
The Art Center of the City of Columbia Parks and Recreation
Columbia, SC

Wed 9/6/17 at 6pm-8pm
Wed 9/13/17 at 6pm-8pm
Wed 9/20/17 at 6pm-8pm
Wed 9/27/17 at 6pm-8pm
Wed 10/4/17 at 6pm-8pm
Art: Children's Arts/Crafts, Class/Workshop
After School Art Class
After school art for ages 5 to 11 allows students to work with multiple mediums to create art. The class covers basic drawing skills, color theory and visualiztion of transferring images on paper into 2 and 3 dimensional objects using clay as a medium.
The Art Center of the City of Columbia Parks and Recreation
Columbia, SC

Thu 9/7/17 at 4pm-5:30pm
Thu 9/14/17 at 4pm-5:30pm
Thu 9/21/17 at 4pm-5:30pm
Thu 9/28/17 at 4pm-5:30pm
Thu 10/5/17 at 4pm-5:30pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery, Class/Workshop
Intermediate Hand Building Pottery
This class is designed to allow students with a basic background in pottery to increase their knowledge by a number of hand building methods. Some of these will include using detailed engraving and decorating; working with extruder and applying to project...
The Art Center of the City of Columbia Parks and Recreation
Columbia, SC

Thu 9/7/17 at 6pm-8pm
Thu 9/14/17 at 6pm-8pm
Thu 9/21/17 at 6pm-8pm
Thu 9/28/17 at 6pm-8pm
Thu 10/5/17 at 6pm-8pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery, Sculpture, Class/Workshop
Sculpture Class
Students who have completed a basic course in hand building or that have prior experience are invited to take this sculpture class. This is a 6 week class and a maximum of 10 persons are allowed per session. Course will cover basic building of figure or ...
The Art Center of the City of Columbia Parks and Recreation
Columbia, SC

Thu 9/7/17 at 1pm-3pm
Thu 9/14/17 at 1pm-3pm
Thu 9/21/17 at 1pm-3pm
Thu 9/28/17 at 1pm-3pm
Thu 10/5/17 at 1pm-3pm
Art: Class/Workshop, Ceramics/Pottery
Beginning Throwing Friday
Have you ever wanted to learn abut throwing pottery but want a class during the day? If so then this is the class for you. This course will provide students the knowledge necessary to continue throwing pottery. At the end of this course students may el...
The Art Center of the City of Columbia Parks and Recreation
Columbia, SC

Fri 9/8/17 at 2pm-4pm
Fri 9/15/17 at 2pm-4pm
Fri 9/22/17 at 2pm-4pm
Fri 9/29/17 at 2pm-4pm
Fri 10/6/17 at 2pm-4pm
    

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