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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Investments in strengthening South Carolina artistically, educationally, and culturally

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Expertise delivered by dedicated arts professionals

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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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GCCA names recipients of Brandon Fellowship

Three Greenville-based #SCartists were revealed as Greenville Center for Creative Arts’ incoming class of the Brandon Fellowship at its Annual Showcase on Aug. 5. The fellowship is a 12-month program that aims to develop three emerging artists between the ages of 21 to 30 who represent the diversity of the Greenville visual arts community. Now […]

GCCA names recipients of Brandon Fellowship: Full Article on The Hub

Call for art: 701 CCA Prize 2022

For #SCartists 40 and younger APPLICTION DEADLINE: Thursday, September 1, 2022 701 Center for Contemporary Art in Columbia recently announced the sixth installment of the 701 CCA Prize, a biennial, juried art competition and exhibition for professional #SCartists 40 years and younger. The project takes place this year with a juried process resulting in a […]

Call for art: 701 CCA Prize 2022: Full Article on The Hub