Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Renowned Music Conductor And Lieutenant Colonel to Conduct NGU Concert Band

[caption id="attachment_25429" align="alignnone" width="1024"] John Clanton will visit North Greenville University’s to visit with students and direct the NGU Concert Band on Monday, Oct. 8 at 7 p.m. on the Tigerville Campus.[/caption] Tigerville, SC (September 12, 2018) –¬ In October, John Clanton will visit North Greenville University to share his skills as a renowned conductor,…
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Furman University’s Charles Tompkins opens Hartness Organ Series Oct. 2

[caption id="attachment_25433" align="alignnone" width="1140"] Furman University Organist Charles Boyd Tompkins. Photo by Danny Bronson, Portland, Oregon[/caption] Release is online: https://news.furman.edu/2018/09/10/charles-tompkins/ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GREENVILLE, S.C.—Furman University Organist and Professor of Music Charles Boyd Tompkins will present a recital Tuesday, Oct. 2, at 8 p.m. in the Charles E. Daniel Memorial Chapel on campus. The recital,…
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Chapman Cultural Center Celebrates National Arts in Education Week

[caption id="attachment_25381" align="alignleft" width="4032"] Left to right: Cindy Riddle, Tom Nederostek, Opal Broom, Jennifer Evins, Lisa Hemond, Ava Hughes[/caption] Spartanburg, SC, September 3rd, 2018 – Chapman Cultural Center and The City of Spartanburg join thousands of arts organizations and communities across the nation to celebrate National Arts in Education Week, September 10-16. National Arts in…
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Furman University Thompson Gallery features ceramic works by Matthew Wilt

GREENVILLE, S.C.—Ceramic works by Matthew Wilt will be on display now through Sept. 28 in Thompson Gallery of the Roe Art Building on the campus of Furman University. Regular Thompson Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. A reception including a talk with the artist is set for Friday, Sept. 28, 6-7:30 p.m. in the…
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Greer Artist to Exhibit Ceramics at Spartanburg Co-op

Tapping into his love of nature, ceramicist and photographer Dave Sawyer will exhibit “Wildness,” a collection of pottery and decorative wall art, at West Main Artists Co-op in Spartanburg, Sept. 20-Oct. 13. This work can be viewed at no cost Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. A public reception will be held on Thursday, Sept. 20, 5-9…
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Contemporary Print Collective to host Print Fair this October

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Upstate’s largest collection of printmakers will be in one place this October. The Contemporary Print Collective’s Annual Print Fair, a showcase of fine art prints, will be held October 26 through 28 at the Greenville Center for Creative Arts, 101 Abney Street, in the Village of West Greenville. This annual celebration…
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Music in the Street

Internationally Recognized Commercial and Fine Artist to Exhibit in Spartanburg College-level art teacher, freelance illustrator, and poster designer Mike Massengale of Greenville, SC will exhibit a collection of mixed media-on-canvas-and-paper artwork at West Main Artists Co-op (WMAC) Aug. 7-24 based on the theme “Music in the Street.” This extremely colorful, contemporary, and impressionistic collection of…
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Primordial Voices

Two Spartanburg Artists Exhibit Expressive Paintings and Sculptural Forms Spartanburg artists Nancy Williamson and Nancy O’Dell-Keim will exhibit their latest works in ceramics and painting -- Primordial Voices: Expressive Paintings and Sculptural Forms -- at West Main Artists Co-op, Aug. 16 through Sept. 15. The exhibition contains new works created on the premise that art…
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State Museum Seeks Artists for 30th Anniversary Juried Exhibition

The South Carolina Museum is now accepting entries from South Carolina artists for its 30th Anniversary Juried Exhibition opening Saturday, Nov. 3. Artists working in any medium from across the state will have the opportunity to be selected to exhibit their work at the museum and win cash prizes up to $1,500. This juried exhibition…
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HUB-BUB Announces 2018/19 Artists-in-Residence

Spartanburg, SC - July 16th, 2018 - HUB-BUB, a division of Chapman Cultural Center, has announced the two artists chosen for their 2018-19 Artists-in-Residence program. This will be the 10th year for the program that has recruited artists from around the nation to live and work in Spartanburg. The program has seen several shifts through…
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