Artist Fellowships Announced
The S.C. Arts Commission Board has awarded four Individual Artist Fellowships of $5,000 each for FY2017: Jeremy Griffin (Prose), Walt Hunter (Poetry), Jonathan Tabbert (Dance: Choreography), and Journy Wilkes-Davis (Dance: Performance). Fellowships recognize and reward the artistic achievements of our state's exceptional individual artists, selected through a highly competitive, anonymous process based solely on artistic excellence. The awards bring recognition that may open doors to other resources and employment opportunities.... Read more >>
The Art of Community: Rural SC
The South Carolina Arts Commission has launched a new initiative, The Art of Community: Rural S.C.
This pilot project advances the Arts Commission’s commitment to rural development through the arts, culture and creative placemaking and is supported by funds from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development. The initiative is taking place in six Lowcountry counties that make up the South Carolina Promise Zone...Read more >>