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ART DAY

  

 
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.
 
Schedule:
 
Creations Stations 10am - 4pm
Hands-on creation stations from University of South Carolinas Art Education Department, which will focus on South Carolina art from the State Museums 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.
 
Live Music
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.
Learn more
 



Questions? Contact public programs at 803.898.4952 or email
publicprograms@scmuseum.org.