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Southeast Artists Celebrated at Annual Festival

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – The 7th annual Rosewood Art & Musical Festival features 48 artists from across the Southeast, handpicked by a panel of experts. The festival, taking place from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. in the Rosewood neighborhood of Columbia, is free. Visitors can browse and purchase art, and listen to live poetry and music. Good Morning Columbia’s Grace Joyal…

Fuse Artist Alliance offers free dance classes

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – A Columbia group that supports artists is offering free dance classes to the community. Fuse Artist Alliance was founded to connect artists in the Midlands. On Tuesday’s through the month of August, their professional dancers are teaching classes focused on different dance styles – free of charge. The classes take place at the Columbia Music Festival…

SC Student-Designed Umbrellas Celebrate Commitment to Arts

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – The South Carolina Arts Commission is celebrating 50 years of bringing the arts to students. Wednesday, the agency will kick-off the anniversary with “April Showers Art Part.” More than 100 elementary schools have painted and donated umbrellas, that will be installed on the ceiling of the Grand Hall at 701 Whaley. The event runs from 7 p.m….

Artists Open Studios for Weekend-Long Tour

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – Mix and mingle with Midlands artists during this weekend’s self-guided, free Columbia Open Studios tour. The annual, weekend-long event takes families and friends along a trail of 64 artists’ studios through Richland and Lexington Counties. 701 Center for Contemporary Art has produced the studio tour since 2011. Studios will be open Saturday, from 10 a.m. to…

Columbia Open Art Studios

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Get ready for local artists to open up their works to Columbia. 64 artists in the City of Columbia, Lexington and Richland counties will take part in the Columbia Open Studios. According to organizers, this is the seventh annual event and it is free to the public. It is being sponsored by 701 Center for Contemporary Art….

Watch: A Time for Art

Columbia,S.C. (WOLO) — A silent auction taking place here in the Midlands is giving you a chance to get your hands on art that won’t cost you anything, but a bit of your time. This is the third year for the Time for Art event which aims to give young professionals to use volunteer hours like money to bid during…

Artista Vista plans underway

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–The Vista is set to come alive with the arts, this April. Artista Vista is a gallery crawl and it will kick off Thursday, April 21 and run through Saturday, April 23, 2016. Organizers say that the Vista galleries will open their doors from 5-9 p.m. Thursday, April 21 (for Art Night), and for regular gallery hours April…

Indie Grits Festival Kicks Off This Week

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) —The annual four-day  Indie Grits, will get underway this week. The film and culture festival, hosted by the Nickelodeon Theatre, will take place April 14-17, 2016 in Columbia. In celebration of ten years of Indie Grits, event organizers say all events are free, thanks to a Central Carolina Community Foundation Connected Communities grant. This year’s festival will feature…

WATCH: Open Studios Art Tour

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO) –From Pottery to Painting, Saturday and Sunday in Columbia you can tour Artist Studios in an Open House. Columbia Open Studios is a free event in Richland and Lexington Counties showcasing local artists and their works. Saturday, April 2 (10am – 6pm) and Sunday, April 3 (12pm – 6pm) For a full list of artists click here: Categories:…