March 1, 2014
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
South Carolina art and artists will be featured with an exceptional day of activities for everyone at Art Day on Saturday, March 1 at the South Carolina State Museum. Art Day offers a unique look into South Carolina art and artists with activities for all ages.
Creations Stations 10am - 4pm
Hands-on “creation stations” from University of South Carolina’s Art Education Department, which will focus on South Carolina art from the State Museum’s collection.
Artists at Work 10am - 4pm
Guests will have the opportunity to interact with and see demonstrations by South Carolina artists, Paul Moore (pottery), Gene Speer (printmaking), Brian Rego (painting), Alicia Leeke (painting), Herman Thompson (sculpture) and Rick Wells (painting).
Guy Lipscomb, Jr. Art Sale 10am - 4 pm
Proceeds support the SC State Museum Foundation.
Gonclaves/Lovett Jazz Duo at 11am & 1:30pm
Ngozi Afrikan Dance and Drum Ensemble at 2:30 & 3pm
Behind the Scenes Tours
Art Collection at 2pm & 4pm
History Collection at 1pm & 3pm
All activities are free with museum general admission or membership. Not a member? Join online!
Aspiring student artists are invited to explore South Carolina colleges and university art departments during College Art Day at the State Museum on Feb. 28.