South Carolina Arts Commission

South Carolina Arts Commission

A strategic plan for the arts in South Carolina

Making South Carolina a place where the arts are valued and all people benefit from a variety of creative experiences

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Grant Making

Investments in strengthening South Carolina artistically, educationally, and culturally

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Staff Assistance

Expertise delivered by dedicated arts professionals

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Direct Programs

Focused initiatives developed to advance the Arts Commission’s goals

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Strategic collaborations with a wide range of partners across the state

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Relevant news and stories from artists and programs all over South Carolina, including, what is new with SCAC.

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ArtFields calls for art from junior #SCartists

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Friday, February 11, 2022 South Carolina student artists in grades 1-12 are now invited to submit artwork to the annual ArtFields Jr. Art Competition. The ArtFields Jr. Art Competition is open to South Carolina students in grades 1 through 12. Click here to submit for free by Feb. 11, 2022. (Make sure you […]

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Open call: ‘Going Home’ virtual exhibition

“Art is the only way to run away without leaving home” -Twyla Tharp Going Home An International Exhibition Presented by the Wilsonville Arts & Culture Council, Wilsonville, Oregon SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Tuesday, February 15, 2022 If you could embody your ideal vision of Nest, Habitat, or Home in a single artwork, what would it look like? […]

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