Pickens County Museum’s annual juried exhibition on view through June 13

The Pickens County Museum’s 34th Annual Juried South Carolina Artists Exhibition is on display until June 13, 2013. Visitors can view 112 works of art representing 100 artists currently creating visual art in South Carolina. The exhibition includes paintings, drawings, photographs, prints, ceramics, fiber and other mediums.

Kristen Watts, director of collections and exhibitions for The Mint Museum in Charlotte, N.C., served as juror for this year’s competition. Watts has more than 15 years of museum experience in areas of exhibition development and management, donor cultivation, collections care and management, and public speaking.

The competition was open to all artists working in any medium, 18 years of age or older and living in South Carolina. Nearly 400 works were submitted for consideration.

Visit the museum’s website to read about the awards presented and view some images from the exhibition.

Larry Seymour, Chui

Larry Seymour, Chui, gouache on paper. First Place Award & Susan B. Benjamin Memorial Purchase Award

Via: Pickens County Museum of Art & History