Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Retrospective captures life and legacy of forgotten American female artist

[caption id="attachment_14961" align="alignleft" width="239"] Jane Peterson (American, 1876–1965). Lady in Yellow, n.d., oil on canvas.Collection of the Housatonic Museum of Art.[/caption] Columbia, S.C. – The Columbia Museum of Art announces the exhibition Jane Peterson: At Home and Abroad, a retrospective of one of the United States’ most innovative artists, on view from Sunday, May 13, through Sunday, July 22,…
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Feast on Fabulous Farm-Fresh Fare Seeded in Riverbanks Botanical Garden

Farm to Fork Dinner Set for Thursday, May 24 [Columbia, SC] – Riverbanks invites guests to partake in a palate-pleasing experience set in one of the nation's most beautiful and inspiring public gardens. Farm to Fork in the Garden is scheduled for Thursday, May 24, from 6:00pm – 9:00pm. Guests will enjoy al fresco, family-style…
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Journey to Wakanda with the Friends of African American Art & Culture

[caption id="attachment_14764" align="alignleft" width="223"] Sanford Greene renders Black Panther in charcoal for his students. Photo credit: Sanford Greene.[/caption] Columbia, S.C. – The Friends of African American Art & Culture (FAAAC) brings the cinematic experience of Black Panther to the Columbia Museum of Art on Friday, May 4, 2018. The evening kicks off with a brief…
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Columbia’s Emerging Choreographers Show at Tapp’s Arts Center

[caption id="attachment_14695" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Photo from "Running Bodies Empty" by Meredith Yuhas, Photo by CJ Anderson[/caption] Columbia’s Emerging Choreographers Show at Tapp’s Arts Center 7:30pm Saturday, May 5th, 2018 Columbia’s Emerging Choreographers Show at Tapp’s Arts Center (1644 Main St Columbia, South Carolina, 29201) will begin at 7:30pm (doors open at 7pm) on Saturday, May…
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Shag champ Garrett Humphries brings the beach to Blue Moon Ballroom

  [caption id="attachment_14658" align="alignnone" width="960"] Burnin' up the floor![/caption] Shag champ Garrett Humphries brings the beach to Blue Moon Ballroom COLUMBIA, SC, April 23, 2018 — National Shag dance champion Garrett Humphries has joined the roster of social dance instructors at Blue Moon Ballroom. Garrett teaches a beginner Shag class on Wednesdays at 6 p.m.,…
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BA AKHU: A New Vision- Works by Baba Seitu Amenwahsu

Tapp’s Art Center is thrilled to announce its next exhibition, BA AKHU: A New Vision featuring the spiritual mindscapes of Baba Seitu Amenwahsu. BA AKHU: A New Vision will be on view at the Tapp’s Art Center from May 3, 2018 through June 1, 2018, with an opening reception May 3 from 6pm to 9pm…
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11th Annual Greater Columbia Record Fair spins a good time

Columbia, S.C. – The Columbia Museum of Art hosts the 11th annual Greater Columbia Record Fair on Sunday, April 29, 2018, from noon to 5:00 p.m. This free event is the largest local market of the year in which to find vinyl, from favorite classics to highly collectible rarities, sold by vendors from across the…
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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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