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Linda McCune

Born in 1950, Linda McCune’s home place and continuing family ties to rural Dyer County, Tennessee greatly influence her multiple media sculptures and drawings constructed in the Greer Community of South Carolina.

She has been featured in numerous exhibitions across the U.S, and internationally and is in many private and public collections including the South Carolina State Art Collection, Columbia Museum of Art, Bank of America, Regions Bank, Hunter Museum of American Art, and the Asheville Museum of Art among others.

Her work has been reviewed by:
Atlanta Art Papers
The Artists and Critics Forum
Emory University’s SouthernExperiment
The Southeastern College Art Association
The American Cultural Society, ETV’s
VERVE, Positively South Carolina
South Writ Large
Millennium Magazine’s featured educator.

McCune was nominated for the National AVA Awards, has won SC State Artist Fellowship, the Carl R. Blair Award for Commitment to arts education, Elon College’s Excellence
in the Arts and Humanities grant and Metropolitan Arts Council’s Project grant.

She was honored by the SC Arts Commission 100 years 100 Artists’ Views from the Edge of the Century Project, and as a founding board member, by the Mountain Makin’s Festival, a four time Southeastern Tourism Society Top 20 Designation and a “New York Times” Tennessee top festival. Linda holds a BFA, MFA and has held Academic Program Director and Lead Professorships in art history, fine arts, and art education in the Department of Visual Arts of Greenville Technical College winning college wide Professor of the Year and the National NISOD Award for college teaching excellence.

McCune maintains great enthusiasm for her student’s successes, her exhibitions, and studio practice honoring her treasured familial Memories.

Covid Series 3

Year: 2022

Medium: Charcoal, ink and watercolor.

Exhibition: South Carolina Biennial 2023 Part I

Covid Series 4

Year: 2022

Medium: Charcoal, ink and watercolor.

Exhibition: South Carolina Biennial 2023 Part I

Slew Services Ede 10

Year: 2018-2023

Medium: Wood, fabrics, threads, charcoal, metals, and, fastners, nests, papers, stains.

Exhibition: South Carolina Biennial 2023 Part I