South Carolina Arts Commission

A record-breaking FY22

The SCAC is proud to have more than doubled its previous grant-making record by investing $11.9 million in arts organizations, arts learning, and artists in South Carolina in FY22.

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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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Direct Programs

Focused initiatives developed to advance the Arts Commission’s goals

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Partnerships

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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Charleston artists wins North Charleston Arts Fest 2023 poster competition

The city of North Charleston Cultural Arts Department announced Christopher Dotson of Charleston as the winner of the 2023 North Charleston Arts Fest Poster Design Competition. As the winner of the statewide contest, Dotson’s acrylic painting, titled Forms in a Landscape, will be used to promote the 2023 North Charleston Arts Fest, taking place May […]

Charleston artists wins North Charleston Arts Fest 2023 poster competition: Full Article on The Hub

Hub Quick Hits: #SCartists in the news

Headlined by Ranky Tanky A couple #SCartists were in our in-box from weekend news reports. The Hub thought these were worth sharing to readers… Grammy Award-winning Charleston band Ranky Tanky added their second such award last night! They are award in the same category as in 2020, Regional Roots Music Album, for Live at the […]

Hub Quick Hits: #SCartists in the news: Full Article on The Hub