Franklin G. Burroughs - Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum - Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Franklin G. Burroughs - Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum - Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
 
 

EVENTS

The Sacred Art of The Sand Mandala

Monday, March 30 - Saturday, April 4, 2015

The Art Museum with Gabrielle Plaza-Goldschmidt and Dr. Leonard Goldschmidt, Esq. present this program by Tibetan Monks from Drepung Gomang Monastery

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Free Docent Tour with Charles Williams

Saturday, April 11, 2015, 1, 2 and 3 p.m.

Enjoy a free artist-led docent tour with Charles Williams through Swim: An Artist's Journey. Reservations necessary, 843.238.2510.

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EXHIBITIONS

The Mapmakers' Art: The Bishop Collection of Antique Maps: 1606 - 1863

Wednesday, March 11- Sunday, Aril 12, 2015

This exhibit includes 15 maps illustrating what has been termed the golden age of cartography plus a selection of complementary historical prints.

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Laurie Blum: My Inner Garden

January 18 - April 23, 2015

During her youth, Blum envisioned beautiful magical birds and avidly frequented and lost herself in the woods and flower gardens of her childhood dwellings.

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Voices of the Island: The Cuban Art Collection of Reynier Llanes

Thursday, January 15 - Thursday, April 23, 2015

The works in the exhibition consist of drawings and paintings in a multitude of styles, such as abstraction, magic realism, where surreal subject matter is painted in a photorealistic manner, and representational landscapes and still lifes.

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Swim: An Artist's Journey by Charles Williams

Thursday, January 15 - Thursday, April 23, 2015

Hearing stereotypical statements, such as " black people don't swim," along with having firsthand experience of nearly drowning, led artist Charles Williams' fear of water. Despite his fear, Williams finds there is a strong and opposite emotional attraction to the ocean and other bodies of water.

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Kathleen Elliot: Imaginary Botanicals

Thursday, January 8 - Sunday, April 12, 2015

Exhibition organized through Katherine T. Carter & Associates

The art of California-based artist Kathleen Elliot asks us to consider nature in a new light. Leaves, fruits, flowers, pods and vines are translated into flameworked glass.

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LEARN

Saturday Art Adventures

Saturday, March 28, 2015, 10 - 11:30 a.m.

My Inner Garden

Ages 5 - 7

Free with family membership

$10 for non-members

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Saturday Art Adventures

Saturday, March 28, 2015, 1 - 2:30 p.m.

Beneath the Surface

Ages 8 - 12

Free with family membership

$10 for non-members

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Mommy and Me! (and Daddies too!)

Thursday, April 2, 2015, 10 - 11 a.m.

Flying Patterns

Ages 3 - 4

Free with family membership

$5 for non-members

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Girl Scouts

Saturday, April 18, 2015, 10 - 11:30 a.m.

Espresso Expressions

$10 per scout

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Monday: closed
Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday: 1 – 4 p.m.
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3100 South Ocean Boulevard
(across from Springmaid Pier)
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
phone 843.238.2510
fax 843.238.2910

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