Deadline: October 1st, 2018

Art Party 2018 | Juried Competition

Art Party 2018 seeks entries for an art competition & exhibition. This mini art festival is an opportunity to showcase and sell artwork...

Cost: $30/per category entered (2 category limit)
Rock Hill, South Carolina

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September 10th, 2018 - January 21st, 2019

NextUp Invitational III Exhibit

NextUp Invitational III is an exhibition of work selected by the Clemson Curates Creative Inquiry team showcasing 23 “up and coming”...

Cost: Free
Clemson, South Carolina

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September 17th, 2018 - January 28th, 2019

Portrayed Exhibit

Clemson Visual Arts presents Portrayed, an exhibition examining the ties between self-portrait and self-awareness, September 17 – January...

Cost: Free
Clemson, South Carolina

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September 1st, 2018 - September 27th, 2018

Its Like This, Though

Converse College of Art and Design/School of the Arts presents Andrew Blanchard’s newest solo exhibition, Its Like This Though, September...

Cost: Free
Spartanburg, South Carolina

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September 3rd, 2018 - October 12th, 2018

The Art of Tyrone Geter: Then and Now

Coastal Carolina University Department of Visual Arts presents The Art of Tyrone Geter: Then and Now September 3 – October 12 in the...

Cost: Free
Conway, South Carolina

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September 6th, 2018 - November 30th, 2018

Presbyterian College Welcomes ‘Citizen Artist’ Vanessa German

An exhibition of selected paintings and sculptures by American artist Vanessa German will be on display at Presbyterian College’s Elizabeth...

Cost: Free
Clinton, South Carolina

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September 4th, 2018 - September 30th, 2018

Caution: Wet Paint and Whimsy

For the second time in 10 years, four Upstate South Carolina artists, who are personal friends, will have a group exhibit. Monta Anthony,...

Cost: Free admission
Spartanburg, South Carolina

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September 20th, 2018 - October 13th, 2018

Wilderness- The Art of Dave Sawyer

Tapping into his love of nature, ceramicist and photographer Dave Sawyer will exhibit Wildness, a collection of pottery and decorative wall...

Cost: Free admission
Spartanburg, South Carolina

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September 20th, 2018 - October 13th, 2018

Unfettered- The Art of Kaydee Hughes

Greenville professional photographer Kaydee Hughes will exhibit Unfettered, a collection of her latest creative works at West Main Artists...

Cost: Free admission
Spartanburg, South Carolina

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September 20th, 2018

Teacher Features | Spartanburg Art Museum Art School Instructor Demos

Spartanburg Art Museum hosts Teacher Features arts instructor demo night September 20 from 5 – 8 p.m. All total, the museum’s...

Cost: Free
Spartanburg, South Carolina

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August 16th, 2018 - November 4th, 2018

Land / Lines

Spartanburg Art Museum presents Land /Lines, an exhibition of contemporary art featuring the work of six artists from around the United States....

Cost: Free
Spartanburg, South Carolina

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September 1st, 2018 - November 9th, 2018

Call for Art: Belton Standpipe Heritage & Arts Festival Juried Show

Belton Center for the Arts invites artists to submit artwork for the Belton Standpipe Heritage & Arts Festival Juried Show September 1...

Cost: $30 Artwork Entry Fee / Free exhibit admission
Belton, South Carolina

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Event repeats weekly from August 23rd, 2018 to December 27th, 2018

Mark Rapp Group at Pearlz Upstairz

Mark Rapp Group Live performs at Pearlz Upstairz in Columbia every Thursday night August 23 – December 27. A trumpeter, composer, arranger,...

Cost: Free
Columbia, South Carolina

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September 13th, 2018 - October 28th, 2018

Brittany M. Watkins: AFFECT-ED, BEING

701 Center for Contemporary Art in Columbia presents Brittany M. Watkins: AFFECT-ED, BEING September 13 – October 28. Watkins incorporates...

Cost: Reception free for 701 CCA members, suggested $5 donation for non-members
Columbia, South Carolina

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September 14th, 2018 - September 23rd, 2018

12 Angry Men

Flowertown Underground in Summerville presents 12 Angry Men September 14 -23 at the James F. Dean Theater. Twelve jurors are trapped in a...

Summerville, South Carolina

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September 4th, 2018 - October 12th, 2018

Inside Out: Expressing Our Inner Voices

University of South Carolina Beaufort Center for the Arts presents Inside Out: Expressing Our Inner Voices September 4 – October 12....

Beaufort, South Carolina

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Deadline: November 8

Fellowships for Artists

The South Carolina Arts Commission will award up to four Individual Artist Fellowships of $5,000 for 2019-2020, to encourage the pursuit of...

Cost: Free
Conway, South Carolina

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Deadline: November 8

Elizabeth O'Neill Verner Award Nominations

The South Carolina Arts Commission annually recognizes outstanding achievement and contributions to the arts with the Elizabeth O’Neill...

Cost: Free
Columbia, South Carolina

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Deadline: November 8

Jean Laney Harris Folk Heritage Awards

The South Carolina Arts Commission and the University of South Carolina’s McKissick Museum are accepting nominations for the 2019 Jean Laney...

Cost: Free
Conway, South Carolina

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August 17th, 2018 - September 29th, 2018

The Image Hunter: On the Trail of John James Audubon

The Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art presents The Image Hunter: On the Trail of John James Audubon August 17 – September 29. Featuring...

Cost: Free!
Charleston, South Carolina

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August 25th, 2018 - October 7th, 2018

Interwoven: The Art of Indigo and Silver

An interdisciplinary showing of indigo and silver as they relate to contemporary craft, Interwoven brings together three Lowcountry artists...

Cost: Free
Charleston, South Carolina

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September 3rd, 2018 - November 30th, 2018

Call for Art - North Charleston City Gallery Exhibitions

Professional visual artists may apply individually or with a group to exhibit original works at the North Charleston City Gallery, located...

Cost: Free
North Charleston, South Carolina

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Event repeats weekly from September 6th, 2018 to September 27th, 2018

North Charleston Farmers Market Concerts September

The North Charleston Farmers Market takes place every Thursday through October 25. The market offers fresh, locally grown produce and features...

Cost: Free
North Charleston, South Carolina

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September 4th, 2018 - September 28th, 2018

North Charleston City Gallery Exhibits--Degke Chen and Valerie Powell

North Charleston City Gallery presents exhibitions by Dengke Chen and Valerie Powell September 4 – 28. Chen, from Florida, will present...

North Charleston, South Carolina

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August 6th, 2018 - September 28th, 2018

The Enterable Mirror

The Enterable Mirror, an exhibition of landscape scenes of water by former adjunct professor Chrys Riviere-Blalock will be on display Aug....

Cost: Free
Boiling Springs, North Carolina

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September 7th, 2018 - October 27th, 2018

Robert Zakanitch Exhibition: Good Dog

Dog & Horse Fine Art & Portraiture in Charleston presents the work of Robert Zakanitch September 7 – October 27.  The exhibition...

Cost: Free
Charleston, South Carolina

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September 14th, 2018 - September 22nd, 2018

12 Angry Men

Flowertown Players presents 12 Angry Men,  a play about justice, empathy and the value of human life, September 13 – 22. Twelve jurors...

Cost: $15 General Admission
Summerville, South Carolina

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August 1st, 2018 - September 30th, 2018

A Sampling of Themes: An Art Show by Meg McLean at the UU Gallery

Meg Mclean will exhibit A Sampling of Themes at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Columbia during August and September. There will...

Cost: free
Columbia, South Carolina

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September 7th, 2018 - October 25th, 2018

50 Year Retrospective Exhibit of Tom Dimond and Terry Jarrard-Dimond

The Anderson Arts Center will present 50/50 Gold ’68 – ’18 The Art of Tom Dimond and Terry Jarrard-Dimond September 7 – October...

Cost: Free
Anderson, South Carolina

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Deadline: November 30

Our World, Our Future International Student Art Contest

Arts For Future invites students in grades K – 12 from around the world to use their talents, creativity, and imagination to create...

Cost: Free
San Francisco, California

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Deadline September 30th

CALL FOR ENTRIES Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition & Exhibition

Greater Denton Arts Council in Denton, Texas presents the 32nd annual Materials Hard + Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and...

Cost: $40 entry fee, covers up to 3 pieces
Denton, Texas

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September 9th, 2018 - September 21st, 2018

Springmaid Watermedia Workshops

Ted Nuttall from Santa Fe teaches two adult art camps at Springmaid Mountain in Spruce Pine, North Carolina – Portraits September 9...

Cost: $1200/week and $1450 if you bring a non-painting friend
Spruce Pine, North Carolina

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September 20, 2018 and additional dates.

Murder by the Book

Plates and Plots Dinner Theatre presents WHACKED (Writers Having All Company Killed or Executed Daily) Conference for murder-mystery authors....

Cost: $40 per person for 3 course meal and performance
Lexington, South Carolina

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July 12th, 2018 - October 31st, 2018

Coker Bell Gallery Accepting Applications for Solo Exhibitions

Coker College’s Cecelia Coker Bell Gallery in Hartsville is accepting applications for five solo exhibitions for 2019/2020. Prospectus...

Cost: Free
Hartsville, South Carolina

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September 6th, 2018 - September 27th, 2018

Exhibition: It's Like This, Though

Converse College presents the exhibition It’s Like This, Though September 6 – 27 in the Milliken Art Gallery. The works were created...

Cost: Free
Spartanburg, South Carolina

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August 6th, 2018 - September 28th, 2018

Trenholm Artists Guild's Still Hopes Juried Art Exhibit

Still Hopes Retirement Community in West Columbia is the venue for the Trenholm Artists Guild juried art show and sale August 6 – September...

Cost: Free
West Columbia, South Carolina

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July 1st, 2018 - September 30th, 2018

Photographer Cecil William Exhibition and Book Talk

The Charleston County Public Library and South Carolina State Library are hosting an exhibit featuring the works of professional photographer...

Cost: Free
Charleston, South Carolina

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June 1st, 2018 - March 24th, 2019

National Outdoor Sculpture Competition and Exhibition

The 13th annual National Outdoor Sculpture Competition and Exhibition is on display at North Charleston Riverfront Park through March 24....

Cost: Free
North Charleston, South Carolina

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July 2nd, 2018 - September 30th, 2018

North Charleston City Hall Exhibit--Joanna Biondolillo

The City of North Charleston Cultural Arts Department presents the work of local photographer Joanna Biondolillo July 2 – September...

Cost: Free
North Charleston, South Carolina

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September 3rd, 2018 - October 12th, 2018

The Art of Tyrone Geter: Then & Now

Coastal Carolina University in Conway presents The Art of Tyrone Geter: Then & Now September 3 – October 12 in the Rebecca Randall...

Cost: Free
Conway, South Carolina

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June 9th, 2018 - September 30th, 2018

Butterflies & Flutterbies

Butterflies and Flutterbies is on exhibit in the Museum of York County’s Nature Nook Gallery from June 9 – Sept. 30 during regular museum...

Cost: General admission: $8 Adults, $7 Seniors, $5 Youth, FREE to CHM members & ages 3 & younger
Rock Hill, South Carolina

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May 14th, 2018 - November 4th, 2018

A Photographic Artist: Morton B. Paine’s Shots of Charleston

The Charleston Museum presents A Photographic Artist: Morton B. Paine’s Shots of Charleston May 14 – November 4.  Morton “Nicky”...

Cost: Included with admission to The Charleston Museum
Charleston, South Carolina

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February 15th, 2018 - September 30th, 2018

Engage Art Contest

Engage Art is a juried competition for artists 18 and older to submit visual art, music and video inspired by the spiritual battle found in...

Cost: FREE
Charlotte, North Carolina

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March 27th, 2018 - March 31st, 2019

Facing South Exhibit

Carolina Music Museum in Greenville presents the exhibition Facing South March 27, 2018 – March 31, 2019. Harpsichords and pianos that...

Cost: Adults $6, Seniors/Military $5, Students (6-18) $4, Children (0-6) Free
Greenville, South Carolina

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March 1st, 2018 - September 30th, 2018

CGTrader Digital Art Competition 2018

CGTrader invites entries for the Digital Art Competition with prizes worth $60,000. The competition is open to all 2D and 3D computer-graphic...

Cost: Free
South Carolina

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Event repeats weekly from May 3rd, 2018 to December 20th, 2018

Intermediate Hand Building Pottery

Columbia Art Center offers Intermediate Hand Building Pottery workshop in six-week sessions May 3 – December 20. Students will advance...

Cost: $90
Columbia, South Carolina

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Event repeats weekly from May 3rd, 2018 to December 20th, 2018

Sculpture - Artistic Impression

Columbia Art Center offers a Sculpture – Artistic Impression workshop May 3 – December 20 in six-week sessions. This course is...

Cost: $90
Columbia, South Carolina

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