Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Wine and Unwind: Tom Poland Book Release

The Lourie Center is hosting southern author Tom Poland at a Wine and Unwind event on Thursday April 26, 6-8 pm for a book release and signing. Tom Poland spent three years and over 10,000 miles driving the back roads for “South Carolina Country Roads”, his new book released April 16. Come travel the back…
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Governor’s School Student Artist Wins First Place Award

Hartsville, SC – Anna Hewitt, a senior at the South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM), was awarded first place in the high school division of the South Carolina Art Education Association's Eastern Region Youth Art Month Competition. Hewitt is the daughter of Karen S. and Kent E. Hewitt of Aiken. Her winning…
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Columbia Museum of Art May 2018 Calendar

MAJOR EXHIBITIONS Jane Peterson: At Home and Abroad On view May 13 – July 22, 2018 Jane Peterson is the quintessential American impressionist — well-schooled in her craft and well-traveled, open to the possibilities of a changing world. Her work reveals the vibrancy of the early 20th century and mirrors the concerns of a rapidly changing…
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The CMA pulls back the veil at The Hidden Gala

Columbia, S.C. – The Columbia Museum of Art hosts the 2018 Gala, The Hidden Gala, black-tie affair to celebrate and support the arts, on Saturday, April 21. The museum’s largest fundraiser of the year will showcase the major spring exhibition Seen & Unseen: Photographs by Imogen Cunningham in an evening filled with enchanting cuisine, décor, and entertainment. “The Gala…
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Historic Columbia Announces April 2018 Events

COLUMBIA, S.C., Thursday, March 29, 2018 – April 2018 marks the return of Historic Columbia’s popular Moonlight Cemetery & Secrets from the Grave Tours to accompany monthly tours, including a special Saturday Stroll at Arsenal Hill and Dollar Sunday at the Mann-Simons Site. Also returning in April, Historic Columbia and the University of South Carolina’s History Center will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the…
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