Drop Off Donations for the Art Supply Flea Market
Aug
17
11:00 AM11:00

Drop Off Donations for the Art Supply Flea Market

Artists & art students
mark your calendars for the

Art Supply Flea Market

Saturday, August 25th
10:00am - 3:00pm

Artists, we need you! Clean out your studios and donate your gently used art supplies.

Drop off your donated supplies on Friday, August 17th or Saturday, August 18th from 11:00am - 2:00pm at Greenville Center for Creative Arts. You may request a gift in-kind form for your contributions.

GCCA Members may also sell higher priced items ($40+) by consignment at the Flea Market, with 50% of the sale price returning to the artist.

Not yet a member? Click here to join

What is the Art Supply Flea Market?
Artists and students of all ages and stages will find great bargains on gently used and new supplies in all mediums. Come shop for deals on paints, papers, tools, brushes, equipment, frames, display racks, and more.

Who is invited?
The flea market will be open to the public on Saturday, August 25th from 10:00am - 3:00pm. Anyone can donate supplies and materials!

What donations will be accepted?
Gently used or new art supplies and materials. Examples: paintbrushes, pencil sharpeners, viable paints and inks, printmaking equipment, mat cutters, papers, etc.

What donations will not be accepted?
Examples: Artwork (unfinished or finished), home goods (lamps, blinds, rugs, etc.), house paint, broken items, dried paints, stained/bleached papers, paper scraps, fabric scraps, etc.

If you have questions, please email info@artcentergreenville.org

Proceeds will benefit Art School scholarships for youth to attend classes, summer camps, and workshops at the Art Center.

Spread the word! Forward this information to high school students, art teachers, college students, and artists of all stages!

Cash accepted. $10 minimum on debit/credit purchases

101 Abney Street
Greenville, SC 29611
864-735-3948

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Drop Off Donations for the Art Supply Flea Market
Aug
18
11:00 AM11:00

Drop Off Donations for the Art Supply Flea Market

Artists & art students
mark your calendars for the

Art Supply Flea Market

Saturday, August 25th
10:00am - 3:00pm

Artists, we need you! Clean out your studios and donate your gently used art supplies.

Drop off your donated supplies on Friday, August 17th or Saturday, August 18th from 11:00am - 2:00pm at Greenville Center for Creative Arts. You may request a gift in-kind form for your contributions.

GCCA Members may also sell higher priced items ($40+) by consignment at the Flea Market, with 50% of the sale price returning to the artist.

Not yet a member? Click here to join

What is the Art Supply Flea Market?
Artists and students of all ages and stages will find great bargains on gently used and new supplies in all mediums. Come shop for deals on paints, papers, tools, brushes, equipment, frames, display racks, and more.

Who is invited?
The flea market will be open to the public on Saturday, August 25th from 10:00am - 3:00pm. Anyone can donate supplies and materials!

What donations will be accepted?
Gently used or new art supplies and materials. Examples: paintbrushes, pencil sharpeners, viable paints and inks, printmaking equipment, mat cutters, papers, etc.

What donations will not be accepted?
Examples: Artwork (unfinished or finished), home goods (lamps, blinds, rugs, etc.), house paint, broken items, dried paints, stained/bleached papers, paper scraps, fabric scraps, etc.

If you have questions, please email info@artcentergreenville.org

Proceeds will benefit Art School scholarships for youth to attend classes, summer camps, and workshops at the Art Center.

Spread the word! Forward this information to high school students, art teachers, college students, and artists of all stages!

Cash accepted. $10 minimum on debit/credit purchases

101 Abney Street
Greenville, SC 29611
864-735-3948

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Docent Tour
Aug
21
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Art Supply Flea Market
Aug
25
10:00 AM10:00

Art Supply Flea Market

Artists & art students
mark your calendars for the

Art Supply Flea Market

Saturday, August 25th
10:00am - 3:00pm

Artists, we need you! Clean out your studios and donate your gently used art supplies.

Drop off your donated supplies on Friday, August 17th or Saturday, August 18th from 11:00am - 2:00pm at Greenville Center for Creative Arts. You may request a gift in-kind form for your contributions.

GCCA Members may also sell higher priced items ($40+) by consignment at the Flea Market, with 50% of the sale price returning to the artist.

Not yet a member? Click here to join

What is the Art Supply Flea Market?
Artists and students of all ages and stages will find great bargains on gently used and new supplies in all mediums. Come shop for deals on paints, papers, tools, brushes, equipment, frames, display racks, and more.

Who is invited?
The flea market will be open to the public on Saturday, August 25th from 10:00am - 3:00pm. Anyone can donate supplies and materials!

What donations will be accepted?
Gently used or new art supplies and materials. Examples: paintbrushes, pencil sharpeners, viable paints and inks, printmaking equipment, mat cutters, papers, etc.

What donations will not be accepted?
Examples: Artwork (unfinished or finished), home goods (lamps, blinds, rugs, etc.), house paint, broken items, dried paints.

If you have questions, please email info@artcentergreenville.org

Proceeds will benefit Art School scholarships for youth to attend classes, summer camps, and workshops at the Art Center.

Spread the word! Forward this information to high school students, art teachers, college students, and artists of all stages!

Cash accepted. $10 minimum on debit/credit purchases

101 Abney Street
Greenville, SC 29611
864-735-3948

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Docent Tour
Aug
28
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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ARTalk: Tiger Strikes Asteroid and the Artist-Run Gallery: A Talk by Mark Brosseau with Guests Alex Paik and Lynne Marinelli Ghenov
Aug
28
6:00 PM18:00

ARTalk: Tiger Strikes Asteroid and the Artist-Run Gallery: A Talk by Mark Brosseau with Guests Alex Paik and Lynne Marinelli Ghenov


Join GCCA instructor Mark Brosseau on Tuesday, August 28 at 6pm for the next ARTalk: Tiger Strikes Asteroid and the Artist-Run Gallery, a discussion of the role of artist-run galleries in the current art world environment. TSA member Alex Paik will join the discussion by video conference from Brooklyn, NY to talk about the multi-site artist-run network  Tiger Strikes Asteroid (TSA).  Lynne Marinelli Ghenov will be here from Knoxville, TN to discuss Knoxville’s newest artist-run space, C for Courtside.

Tiger Strikes Asteroid was started in 2009 in Philadelphia and has since added locations in New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago.  The artist-run network has organized over two hundred exhibitions featuring over eight hundred artists in their four gallery locations. Paik currently serves as the Director of the TSA network and was one of the original Philadelphia members. Brosseau was Co-Director of TSA Philadelphia for two years and is currently a remote member of TSA Los Angeles

This event will also be the first public viewing of TSA Groundwork - an annual archive of process drawings (works created during an artist’s regular practice but not normally offered for exhibition or sale) that will become part of the permanent collection of the New York Public Library (NYPL). 

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Docent Tour
Sep
4
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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First Friday September 7th
Sep
7
6:00 PM18:00

First Friday September 7th

First Friday at the Art Center

Join us for First Friday to engage with the arts community! View the 2018 Member Show and Brandon Fellows Final Show in the Main Gallery and enjoy even more artwork in the Community Gallery. Meet the Studio Artists and bring your little artists to the kid's free ARTivity!

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Docent Tour
Sep
11
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Docent Tour
Sep
18
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Docent Tour
Sep
25
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Member Night Potluck
Sep
27
6:00 PM18:00

Member Night Potluck

MEMBER NIGHT POTLUCK

Thursday, September 27, 2018
6pm - 7:30pm

After you pick up your artwork from the Member Show, stay to eat, meet and mingle with fellow supporting members!

What to Bring

  • A dish or dessert with plenty to share
  • A guest who is interested in learning about GCCA membership
  • Kids - we will have an art activity for all ages

 

Pets are not permitted at the Art Center

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First Friday: Opening of Textiles: A History of Expression
Oct
5
6:00 PM18:00

First Friday: Opening of Textiles: A History of Expression

Join us during First Friday for the exhibition opening of Textiles: A History of Expression

Textiles: A History of Expression illuminates textiles through contemporary concepts while reflecting traditional approaches to the medium. The exhibition highlights central themes of memory, fluidity of emotion, multisensory experience and reverence. Using natural dyeing, meticulous handwork, embroidery, and quilting techniques, the artists invite viewers into thoughtful engagement of their own experience. The artists, Alice Schlein (Greenville, SC), Sasha de Koninck (Santa Monica, CA), Beth Andrews (Greer, SC), Kristy Bishop (Charleston, SC), Susan Lenz (Columbia, SC), and Meredith Piper (Greenville, SC) re-energize the rich history of textile by continually informing their contemporary practices.

ARTalk: November 14, 2018 from 6-7 pm

Textiles: A History of Expression is sponsored by Greenwood Capital

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Docent Tour
Oct
9
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Docent Tour
Oct
16
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Docent Tour
Oct
23
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Docent Tour
Oct
30
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Docent Tour
Nov
6
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Docent Tour
Nov
13
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Docent Tour
Nov
20
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Docent Tour
Nov
27
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Docent Tour
Dec
4
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Docent Tour
Dec
11
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Docent Tour
Dec
18
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Docent Tour
Aug
14
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Docent Tour
Aug
7
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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2018-2019 Brandon Fellows Introduction
Aug
3
7:00 PM19:00

2018-2019 Brandon Fellows Introduction

2018-2019 Brandon Fellows Introduction

During First Friday on August 3, 2018 at 7:00pm the new class of Brandon Fellows will be announced and introduced to the public. Meet the artists, view their work, and learn about their backgrounds by visiting on First Fridays throughout the year.

Follow along on social media with #brandonfellowship and #artcentergvl

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First Friday: Member Show, 2018 Brandon Fellows Final Show, and Summer Art Camp Showcase
Aug
3
6:00 PM18:00

First Friday: Member Show, 2018 Brandon Fellows Final Show, and Summer Art Camp Showcase

Join us for First Friday on August 3rd from 6 - 9pm for the opening of the Member Show, the 2018 Brandon Fellows Final Show, and the Summer Art Camp Showcase.

The Member Show will display a wide variety of mediums and themes in artwork created by supporting members of the Art Center. Also in the Main Gallery, view work made by Brandon Fellows Charis Jackson Barrios, Olivia Perreault, and Megan Hueble in the Brandon Fellows Final Show. Upstairs in the Gray Loft, see the art made by our summer camp participants in the Summer Camp Showcase. Visit the Art School Open House to meet our art instructors and sign up for your next class or workshop with a special discount!

The Studio Artists will be open to the public and you can view even more local artwork in the Community Gallery. Bring your little artists to the kid's free ARTivity led by volunteers from The Greenville Journal.

August 3rd First Friday at Greenville Center for Creative Arts is sponsored by The Greenville Journal

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Docent Tour
Jul
31
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Docent Tour
Jul
24
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Jul
19
5:00 PM17:00

RSVP Deadline for Member Show

GCCA MEMBER SHOW 2018: GUIDELINES & RSVP
AUGUST 3 - SEPTEMBER 26

Opening Reception:  First Friday, August 3, 2018 from 6–9pm

Open to all current members, the annual Member Show provides an opportunity for the community to see the breadth and depth of work being created by supporting members of GCCA.  If you're a current member and you want to exhibit a piece in the 2018 Member Show, please review the guidelines for participating below and click on the RSVP button that follows to reserve your exhibition space by Thursday, July 19.

Deadline to RSVP:  Thursday, July 19

Drop Off of Work for Participating GCCA Members:
Thursday, July 26 / 4pm - 6pm
Friday, July 27 / 9am - 11am
Saturday, July / 11am - 2pm

Pick Up Artwork:
Thursday, September 27 / 4pm - 6pm (Pickup & Potluck! See details below)
Friday, September 28 / 9am - 11am
Saturday, September 29 / 11am - 3pm

Delivery  & Pick-up of Artwork:
All artwork must be hand-delivered to GCCA, 25 Draper Street, Greenville SC. Times are listed above. All work must be picked-up by 3pm, Saturday, September 29. GCCA is unable to store artwork, so please make arrangements to have your work picked-up by someone else should you not be available.

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Docent Tour
Jul
17
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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State of the South panel discussion presented by the Alabama Shakespeare Festival
Jul
14
12:00 PM12:00

State of the South panel discussion presented by the Alabama Shakespeare Festival

A free community event! Join us for the State of the South panel discussion in the GCCA Gallery from 12:00 - 3:00pm, presented by the Alabama Shakespeare Festival. 

The focus of the Greenville conversation will be on young artists from the region. This event is a part of the State of the South tour, a project of the Alabama Shakespeare Festival in Montgomery, Alabama. Artistic Director Rick Dildine has curated a diverse group of Southern playwrights whose work reflects the ever-evolving narrative of the South. One of those playwrights is Fine Arts Center faculty member David Lee Nelson. The tour will make stops in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Mississippi, Louisiana, South Carolina, and Tennessee to meet with residents in towns of all sizes. Through one-on-one interviews, group story circles, and town halls, the State of the
South creative team seeks to answer the following questions: 
Who is the South?
What is the South?
Where is the South?
“The face of the American South is changing, and those changes bring with them an opportunity to reassess how we define Southern identity,” said Dildine. “That is why the Alabama Shakespeare Festival is sponsoring this tour of the Southeast. The goal is to
better understand the state of the South and its people and to hear stories of what life in
the South is like today.” The tour begins with a conversation in Montgomery on July 7 and will culminate with a report and short film that will be presented at the October 2018 Southern Writers Festival at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival. The State of the South report will be used to develop a new vision statement for the Southern Writers Festival. The Alabama Shakespeare Festival is among the largest Shakespeare theatres in the world. Designated as The State Theatre of Alabama, ASF has been located in Montgomery since 1985 when it moved from Anniston because of Mr. and Mrs. Wynton M. Blount’s gift of a performing arts complex set in the 250-acre Wynton M. Blount Cultural Park. This program has been made possible by grants from the Alabama State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.

For more information on the State of the South tour, please contact Katie An Siegel at
ksiegel@asf.net or visit http://asf.net/project/state-of-the-south/

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Brandon Fellowship Application Period Closed
Jul
13
5:00 PM17:00

Brandon Fellowship Application Period Closed

Brandon Fellowship Application Period Closed at 5pm

Overview

The Brandon Fellowship will provide university-style studio space at GCCA for a period of six months, renewable for one additional six-month period, along with a stipend for supplies and access to a number of classes taught at GCCA. The three main goals of the Brandon Fellowship are:

  • to support talented artists who may not otherwise have access to a formal art education;
  • to foster a sense of community;
  • to promote diversity at the Greenville Center for Creative Arts.

Criteria for eligibility

Criteria for eligibility may vary over time depending on the demographic make-up of the active artist community at GCCA. To fulfill the goal of promoting diversity, initially and for the foreseeable future, the basic criteria for selection are as follows:

  • Successful candidates will be highly talented, self-motivated artists with the discipline to work on their own. They will also be community-minded and eager to participate in group activities with other Brandon Fellows, such as museum and studio visits, lectures, and occasional volunteering activities in the schools and at GCCA.
  • Three fellowships will be offered to artists from targeted communities in Greenville County:  one artist from the African American Community, one artist from the Hispanic Community, and one Community-at-large artist.
  • Applicants must be resident of Greenville County.
  • At the time of application an applicant must be a citizen of the United States or a lawful permanent resident of the United States for at least 5 years, and between 21 and 30 years of age.
  • Prior professional art training or post-secondary education is not required.
  • Selection will be made without regard to marital status, sexual orientation, religion, or disability.

Benefits of the Brandon Fellowship

  • A dedicated university style studio space at GCCA. Brandon Fellows must spend a minimum of 25 hours per week in the studio. (Studio access is available from 7:30 am to 10:30 pm, seven days a week.)
  • A $250 stipend for art supplies per six-month period;
  • Dedicated tutors, assigned based on stated interest and preferred medium, who will guide Brandon Fellows during their residency;
  • Access to 1 GCCA class per session plus access to any class that is not filled;
  • Support and mentorship from GCCA studio artists and exhibiting artists;
  • Participation in group exhibitions and community events;
  • Participation in alumni events.
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Jul
12
6:00 PM18:00

Creative Gal's Night Out

Make a vision book or art journal with artist Suzanne Woolf in the Creative Gal's Night Out event.  Join us Thursday, July 12 from 6:00 - 8:00pm to create a mash up of a planner, vision board, and journal all combined in an altered book that you make with guidance from published art journal artist.  

This two-hour workshop will cover the basics of preparing the book and pages for a number of techniques like collage, paint, stenciling, and assemblage. Leave the workshop with a unique altered book, the start of an amazing vision book in which you can continue to record your story, goals, special events, art techniques, personal messages, just about anything. If you already started a vision book bring it with you to add new pages!  You do not need to be an artist to enjoy this workshop. The book and supplies will be provided for you along with templates to use to create your personal vision.  Bring your sister, mother, daughter, friend and also BYOB. 

WORKSHOP FEE: $20 / $10 Members (price includes supplies)
Early registration is now open. CLICK HERE to reserve your space.

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Docent Tour
Jul
10
10:30 AM10:30

Docent Tour

Docent Tour
Every Tuesday @ 10:30am

Meet in the Main Gallery on Tuesdays at 10:30 for a 45 minute docent-guided tour.  Tours will include an overview of exhibitions in the Main Gallery and Community Gallery, historical facts about the Brandon Mill, and information about Art Center programs and events.

No reservations are necessary for groups of 8 or less. For larger groups, please contact Marlowe Whitaker in advance at 864-735-3948 ext. 3 or Marlowe@artcentergreenville.org

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Jul
6
6:00 PM18:00

Not participating in First Friday July 6th

The Art Center will not participate in First Friday on July 6th from 6 - 9pm.
We will be open only for regular hours from 9am - 5pm.

Be sure to come on August 3rd to First Friday from 6 - 9pm for the opening of the Member Show, the 2018 Brandon Fellows Final Show, and the Summer Art Camp Showcase. The Studio Artists will be open to the public and you can view even more local artwork in the Community Gallery. Bring your little artists to the kid's free ARTivity led by volunteers from The Greenville Journal.

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First Friday - Persistence of the Figure Opening Reception
Jun
1
6:00 PM18:00

First Friday - Persistence of the Figure Opening Reception

First Friday - Persistence of the Figure Opening Reception

In the Persistence of the Figure exhibition, the body becomes a vehicle for addressing meaning in the human condition with themes centered around empathy, shame, and consumption. The artwork encompasses multiple mediums including painting, drawing, ceramics, found objects, and sculptures. Artists Brandi Read (Glendale, AZ), Colleen Critcher (Florence, SC), Gill Alexander (Miami Beach, FL), Lucy Bailey (Irmo, SC), and Michael Benvenia (Lancaster, Pa) chronicle their continual experimentation with the boundaries of the human figure.

Opening Reception: First Friday, June 1, 6-9 pm

This exhibition is sponsored by First Citizens Bank

 

June 1st First Friday at Greenville Center for Creative Arts is sponsored by The Greenville Journal

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Brandon Fellowship Application Period Opens
Jun
1
9:00 AM09:00

Brandon Fellowship Application Period Opens

Overview

The Brandon Fellowship will provide university-style studio space at GCCA for a period of six months, renewable for one additional six-month period, along with a stipend for supplies and access to a number of classes taught at GCCA. The three main goals of the Brandon Fellowship are:

  • to support talented artists who may not otherwise have access to a formal art education;
  • to foster a sense of community;
  • to promote diversity at the Greenville Center for Creative Arts.

Criteria for eligibility

Criteria for eligibility may vary over time depending on the demographic make-up of the active artist community at GCCA. To fulfill the goal of promoting diversity, initially and for the foreseeable future, the basic criteria for selection are as follows:

  • Successful candidates will be highly talented, self-motivated artists with the discipline to work on their own. They will also be community-minded and eager to participate in group activities with other Brandon Fellows, such as museum and studio visits, lectures, and occasional volunteering activities in the schools and at GCCA.
  • Three fellowships will be offered to artists from targeted communities in Greenville County:  one artist from the African American Community, one artist from the Hispanic Community, and one Community-at-large artist.
  • Applicants must be resident of Greenville County.
  • At the time of application an applicant must be a citizen of the United States or a lawful permanent resident of the United States for at least 5 years, and between 21 and 30 years of age.
  • Prior professional art training or post-secondary education is not required.
  • Selection will be made without regard to marital status, sexual orientation, religion, or disability.

Benefits of the Brandon Fellowship

  • A dedicated university style studio space at GCCA. Brandon Fellows must spend a minimum of 25 hours per week in the studio. (Studio access is available from 7:30 am to 10:30 pm, seven days a week.)
  • A $250 stipend for art supplies per six-month period;
  • Dedicated tutors, assigned based on stated interest and preferred medium, who will guide Brandon Fellows during their residency;
  • Access to 1 GCCA class per session plus access to any class that is not filled;
  • Support and mentorship from GCCA studio artists and exhibiting artists;
  • Participation in group exhibitions and community events;
  • Participation in alumni events.
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GCCA Art Activity @ Artisphere's Kidsphere
May
13
11:00 AM11:00

GCCA Art Activity @ Artisphere's Kidsphere

GCCA Art Activity @ Artisphere's Kidsphere

Bring your kids to the Art Center booth in the Kidsphere tent where they will create an artistic hat they can wear around the festival and take home!

Artisphere: May 11 - 13, 2018
Kidsphere Hours:
Friday, 3 – 7pm
Saturday, 10am – 7pm
Sunday 11am – 5pm

If you are interested in volunteering with us for this event, please let us know by visiting https://www.artcentergreenville.org/volunteer/

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GCCA Art Activity @ Artisphere's Kidsphere
May
12
10:00 AM10:00

GCCA Art Activity @ Artisphere's Kidsphere

GCCA Art Activity @ Artisphere's Kidsphere

Bring your kids to the Art Center booth in the Kidsphere tent where they will create an artistic hat they can wear around the festival and take home!

Artisphere: May 11 - 13, 2018
Kidsphere Hours:
Friday, 3 – 7pm
Saturday, 10am – 7pm
Sunday 11am – 5pm

If you are interested in volunteering with us for this event, please let us know by visiting https://www.artcentergreenville.org/volunteer/

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GCCA Art Activity @ Artisphere's Kidsphere
May
11
3:00 PM15:00

GCCA Art Activity @ Artisphere's Kidsphere

GCCA Art Activity @ Artisphere's Kidsphere

Bring your kids to the Art Center booth in the Kidsphere tent where they will create an artistic hat they can wear around the festival and take home!

Artisphere: May 11 - 13, 2018
Kidsphere Hours:
Friday, 3 – 7pm
Saturday, 10am – 7pm
Sunday 11am – 5pm

If you are interested in volunteering with us for this event, please let us know by visiting https://www.artcentergreenville.org/volunteer/

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ARTalk: Brandon Fellowship
May
8
6:00 PM18:00

ARTalk: Brandon Fellowship

ARTalk: Join Charis JB, Megan Hueble, and Olivia Perreault on Tuesday, May 8 from 6-7pm to learn about their experiences in the Brandon Fellowship, hear about their artistic processes and development of their work.

The Brandon Fellowship is a program for young artists between the ages of 21-30 which provides university-style studio space at GCCA for a period of six months, renewable for one additional six-month period, along with a stipend for supplies, a mentorship from a local working artist, and access to a number of classes taught at GCCA. The three main goals of the Brandon Fellowship are:

  • to support talented artists who may not otherwise have access to a formal art education
  • to foster a sense of community
  • to promote diversity at the Greenville Center for Creative Arts

For more information about the Brandon Fellowship visit www.artcentergreenville.org/brandonfellowship

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First Friday: Art School Open House / 3rd Birthday Celebration!
May
4
6:00 PM18:00

First Friday: Art School Open House / 3rd Birthday Celebration!

Save the Date! First Friday, May 4th from 6-9pm. 

We are turning 3! Come Party with us! 

Meet with future art instructors, preview the Summer 2018 schedule of classes, workshops and Summer Art Camps and register to receive the First Friday discount of 10% off tuition!  

There will also be a free kids art activity and cake!
 

May 4th First Friday at Greenville Center for Creative Arts is sponsored by The Greenville Journal

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Pan Harmonia Concert Series
Apr
29
3:00 PM15:00

Pan Harmonia Concert Series

Treat yourself and a friend to alluring and enchanting music while surrounded by works of Greenville's contemporary arts community. Enjoy the music of André Jolivet, Lawrence Dillon, and Enrique Granados. Performance by Jacquelyn Bartlett, harp, Kate Steinbeck, flute, and Rosalind Buda, bassoon.

Tickets are $20 in advance / $25 day of show / $5 Military and Student

Tickets available at www.panharmonia.org

Sponsored by the Elbert W. Rogers Foundation

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Material Transformation Opening Reception
Apr
6
6:00 PM18:00

Material Transformation Opening Reception

Join us for First Friday, April 6th! Our new exhibit Material Transformation features artists George Bedell (La Plata, MD), Donte' Hayes (Kennesaw, GA), James Lynch (Travelers Rest, SC), Rob Millard-Mendez (Evansville, IN) and Kathy Moore (Belton, SC). These artists use assemblage and the re-contextualization of material to tell stories that are implicitly tied to the transformative properties of process and the abstraction of experience. 

Meet the Artists starts at 6:45 pm 

Bring the kids for the free ARTivity with ReCraft GVL. Kids of all ages will use wood and mixed media to create their own Material Transformation inspired sculpture!

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Pan Harmonia Concert Series
Mar
18
3:00 PM15:00

Pan Harmonia Concert Series

JS Bach's 333rd Birthday Bash plus Joseph Bologne aka "The Black Mozart"

Treat yourself and a friend to alluring and enchanting music while surrounded by works of Greenville's contemporary arts community. Performance by Britnee Siemon, soprano, Kate Steinbeck, flute, Rosalind Buda, bassoon, Mariya Potapova and Karen Pommerich, violins, and Kara Poorbaugh, viola.

Tickets are $20 in advance / $25 day of show / $5 Military and Student

Tickets available at www.panharmonia.org

Sponsored by the Elbert W. Rogers Foundation

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First Friday & Art School Open House
Mar
2
6:00 PM18:00

First Friday & Art School Open House

Meet your future art instructor at the Art School Open House from 6 - 8pm in the Gray Loft of GCCA. Sign up for classes and workshops with a special open house discount, and become a member to receive discounts on all your 6-week classes for a year.

Join GCCA in celebrating local visual artists in Greenville. GCCA is open from 6:00 to 9:00PM the first Friday of the month!

  • GCCA Main Gallery exhibits local and regional artists
  • Free art activity for kids of all ages
  • Meet and purchase works from the 12 Studio Artists and the 3 Brandon Fellows
  • View the Art School Gallery, Community Gallery, and Studio Artist Gallery
  • Sign up for classes and workshops on First Friday and receive a 10% discount
  • Become a member and receive a members-only price on 6-week classes for a full year. Members are eligible to participate in the annual Member Show and are invited to the annual Member Night.
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