Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Freedom Festival International

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Picture Media Group of Columbia, SC announces the first annual Freedom Festival International Film Festival. Freedom Festival International is a four-day film and arts festival that will be held August 22nd through 25th, 2019 at Tapp’s Arts Center in downtown Columbia. What makes us unique is that we not only highlight…
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Columbia Museum of Art September 2019 Calendar

EXHIBITIONS Mimi Kato: Ordinary Sagas On view through September 8, 2019 Mimi Kato draws on the rich history and visual traditions of Japanese culture as well as the absurd everyday elements of contemporary life and merges them in imaginary landscapes. In her lengthy artistic process, Kato photographs herself as a range of costumed characters —…
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Close out summer with hundreds of friends at Arts & Draughts

Columbia, S.C. – It’s time to art, drink, and be happy at the Columbia Museum of Art’s ever-popular Arts & Draughts on Friday, August 23, from 7:00 to 11:00 p.m. The quarterly series returns to celebrate the end of summer with a fantastic lineup of closing exhibitions as well as performances, food, libations, and art…
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Contemporaries hosts annual meeting, names new board members and leadership

[caption id="attachment_23637" align="alignleft" width="1200"] The 2019–2020 Contemporaries board of directors stands in front of Phase, their latest donation to the CMA.[/caption] Columbia, S.C. – The Columbia Museum of Art’s young professional affinity group the Contemporaries hosted their annual meeting to celebrate a banner year and to confirm the 2019–2020 board of directors. At the annual…
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Return to Hogwarts with the South Carolina Philharmonic

Celebrate back to school with your favorite music from the Harry Potter films! COLUMBIA, S.C. – On Sunday, September 15 at 3:00 p.m., the South Carolina Philharmonic will travel back to the wonderous world of Harry Potter with a performance of music from a variety of the films, along with selections from Fantastic Beasts and…
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Columbia Art Center’s Worlds of Creativity Series to Feature Artists for Africa

WHAT: Artists for Africa, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing arts education to children in Africa, will perform at the Columbia Art Center on Thursday, August 1 as part of the center’s monthly Worlds of Creativity series. The event will feature ballet performances, dancing, drums and more. WHERE: Columbia Art Center, 1227 Taylor St., Ste.…
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Travel+Leisure Names Hilton Head No. 1 Island for Fourth Year In A Row

HHIMLS Congratulates Region, Vows To Continue To Help The Island Community Grow July 15, 2019, Hilton Head Island, S.C. — Hilton Head Island was named the No. 1 island in the continental United States by the readers of Travel+Leisure magazine in its World’s Best Awards today. The award, which was won for the fourth year…
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