701 CCA South Carolina Biennial 2017

  701 Center for Contemporary Art Presents: The 701 CCA South Carolina Biennial 2017 Part I Featuring: Lucy Bailey (Irmo), Kristy Bishop (Charleston), Frol Boundin (Columbia), Lauren Greenwald (Columbia), Jason Kendall (Columbia), Peter Lenzo (Columbia), Craig Lynberg (Charleston), Carey Morton (Clemson), Cliffton Peacock (Charleston), Laura Spong (Columbia), Tom Stanley (Rock Hill), David Yaghjian (Columbia). Exhibition Period September 28 – November 5, 2017 Artists’ Reception, Thu., Sept. 28, 7 – 9 pm. Reception Admission: members, free; non-members, $5 suggested donation Part I of the 701 CCA South Carolina Biennial 2017 will open on Thursday, September 28, … [Read more...]

RECLAIMING HOME: Mixed Media Workshop with Artist-In-Residence Kimberly Becoat

The 701 Center for Contemporary Art Artist-in-Residence Program presents: RECLAIMING HOME: Mixed Media Collage Workshop with Kimberly Becoat Friday, September 22, 2017 6pm-8pm 701 Center for Contemporary Art Artist-in-Residence Loft 701 Whaley Street, Ste. 205 Columbia, SC 29201 Kimberly M. Becoat, 701 CCA's current Artist-in-Residence, will host a hands-on workshop for adults age 18 or older in which participants will create multi-media collage pieces made from a range of materials, including found objects, paint, and textured paper. Artwork made in the context of the workshop will be inspired by Urbania, Becoat's most recent body of work exploring notions of "home" as … [Read more...]

SC.Fellows Part I

Curated by Eleanor Heartney  Exhibition Dates: August 3 - September 17, 2017 In partnership with the South Carolina Arts Commission, 701 Center for Contemporary Art and the McMaster Gallery at the University of South Carolina School of Visual Art and Design present SC.Fellows Part I, a retrospective exhibition of the S.C. Arts Commission visual arts and craft fellowship recipients. The exhibitions at 701 CCA and McMaster Gallery, both in Columbia, S.C., will run simultaneously from August 3 – September 17, 2017. SC.Fellows is part of the S.C. Arts Commission’s 50th Anniversary celebration that includes 15 solo- and group exhibitions of current and past fellows throughout … [Read more...]

OPEN CALL: 701 CCA SC Biennial 2017

701 CCA South Carolina Biennial 2017 Call for Artist Submissions 701 Center for Contemporary Art seeks submissions for the 701 CCA South Carolina Biennial 2017, a survey exhibition of work by contemporary South Carolina artists. The exhibition will be held at 701 Center for Contemporary Art in Columbia. The 701 CCA S.C. Biennial 2017 will be presented in two parts with openings in September and November. The goals of the Biennial exhibition are to provide a venue to showcase recent work reflecting local, regional and national trends and issues influencing contemporary artists living and working in South Carolina and to increase awareness and appreciation of the artistic contributions … [Read more...]

Osamu Kobayashi: MOUND

Artist’s Reception: Thursday, May 18, 2017 from 7 – 9 pm Reception Admission: members, free; non-members, $5 suggested donation Gallery Talk: Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 2:00 pm Admission: Free 701 CCA 701 Whaley St., second floor Columbia, SC 29201 701 Center for Contemporary Art in Columbia, S.C., presents Brooklyn, N.Y., painter and Columbia, S.C., native Osamu Kobayashi’s latest work in the solo exhibition Mound. The opening reception is Thursday, May 18, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m., and the exhibition will run through Sunday, July 2. The gallery talk is Sunday, May 28, 2:00 p.m. From January – April this year, Kobayashi (b. 1984) experienced a homecoming of sorts as artist-in-residence … [Read more...]

Support 701 CCA during Midlands Gives!

Support 701 CCA through Midlands Gives! The fourth annual Midlands Gives event will take place on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, beginning at 12:00:01 am and ending at 11:59:59 pm at MidlandsGives.org. Everyone can be a philanthropist on May 2nd! With a donation of $20 or more, you can help your favorite nonprofit organization achieve its goals. … [Read more...]

Jeff Sumerel – The Subjective Gratitude of Time

Opening Reception: Thursday, March 16, 2017, 7:00 – 9:00 pm Reception free for 701 CCA members, $5 suggested donation for non-members Gallery Talk and Special Screening of Sumerel’s documentary To My Great Chagrin, featuring Brother Theodore, Woody Allen, Pen & Teller, Harlan Ellison and others - Sunday, April 16, 2:00 p.m. Greenville, S.C., conceptual artist and film producer Jeff Sumerel presents a series of short film vignettes, running simultaneously and continuously, some of them incorporated in site-specific installations. The exhibition also includes the Columbia premiere of his film “incidental: a brief dissection of personal awareness,” a non-conventional, humorous … [Read more...]

Columbia Open Studios 2017 Registration DEADLINE JAN 18

REGISTER NOW FOR 701 CCA COLUMBIA OPEN STUDIOS 2017 COS will take place Saturday & Sunday, APRIL 1 – 2, 2017 REGISTRATION DEADLINE: JANUARY 18, 2017 NEW: Open Studios Exhibition @ COLUMBIA CITY HALL for the first 30 2-D and first 3 3-D artists to register & pay the registration fee. Participation in optional; please see below for more information and indicate whether you want to participate in case you are among those who qualify. HALLWAY EXHIBITION for all COS ARTISTS @ 701 Whaley: March 11 – 31, 2017. Participation in optional, and registered artists will receive email notifications about delivering work for the exhibition. COS PREVIEW PARTY @ 701 CCA: Thursday, … [Read more...]

Wade Sellers: 25 Artists

WADE SELLERS 25 Artists January 12 – February 26, 2017 A Film Project Featuring Columbia Artists: Eileen Blyth, Jarid Lyfe Brown, Michaela Pilar Brown, James Busby, Michael Cassidy, Stephen Chesley, Thomas Crouch, Jeff Donovan, Mary Gilkerson, Bonnie Goldberg, Michael Krajewski, Matthew Kramer, Whitney LeJeune, Susan Lenz, Dre Lopez, Laurie McIntosh, John Monteith, Lucas Sams, Alex Smith, Kirkland Smith, Laura Spong, Anna Redwine, Cedric Umoja, Mike Williams & David Yaghjian Artist’s Reception: Thu., January 12, 2017, 7 – 9 pm Reception Admission: members, free; non-members, $5 suggested donation Making It Work: Artists In Conversation: Sunday January 15 & 29 and … [Read more...]

701 Center for Contemporary Art Announces CONWAY’S YVETTE L. CUMMINGS WINS the 701 CCA PRIZE 2016

701 Center for Contemporary Art Announces CONWAY’S  YVETTE L. CUMMINGS WINS the 701 CCA PRIZE 2016 Conway, S.C., artist Yvette L. Cummings last night won the 701 CCA Prize 2016 for South Carolina artists 40 years and younger. Cummings was announced as the winner during the December 1 701 CCA Prize Celebration at Columbia’s 701 Center for Contemporary Art. The winner was announced by Tristan Weinkle and Corinne Goldberg of exhibition sponsor South Carolina Veterinary Specialists and Emergency Care in front of an audience of some 150 people. “Cummings is an outstanding winner of this year’s Prize,” 701 CCA board chair Wim Roefs said. “She won in a highly competitive field of … [Read more...]

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