Indigo: Works in Denim by Jim Arendt
The exhibition, Indigo: Works in Denim by Jim Arendt, is a celebration of the tenacity and resilience of people and exhibits Arendt’s life-size portrayals of friends and family members, which are constructed of layered, cut pieces of varying shades of denim. The exhibit is on view from Tuesday, September 29, 2015 through Thursday, January 7, 2016 at the Franklin G. Burroughs – Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum in Myrtle Beach, SC. The Museum is open Tuesday – Saturday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Sunday from 1 – 4 p.m. and closed on Monday. Admission is free, with donations appreciated. Myrtle Beach artist Arendt is Assistant Professor and Gallery Director at Coastal Carolina University. An opening reception will be held Thursday, October 8 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm. The reception is free for museum members, and $10 for non members; reservations are required. Arendt will lead a free denim workshop Wednesday, October 28th from 2-4 p.m. Admission is free, but reservations are required.