Opening Reception: Swim: An Artist's Journey and Voices of the Island: The Cuban Art Collection of Reynier Llanes
Thursday, January 15, 2015, 5: 30 - 7:30 p.m.
Flowers by Chagall: A Lecture by Vivian R. Jacobsen
Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
"Art is the increasing effort to compete with the beauty of flowers - and never succeeding." Such were words of Marc Chagall. A passion for nature in the form of flowers, tress, birds and animals fill the artworks every form of his magnificent creations. This lecture will bring this concept of how Chagall brought his love of flowers to his numerous works of art. Flowers were consistently present in his studio to give him inspiration and for making his artistic ideas become reality.Â
Free Family Day: Chinese New Year
Saturday, February 7, 2015, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
The Year of the Ram.
4th Annual Collectors' Event
Sunday, February 22, 2015, 5 - 7 p.m. (preview the artwork at 4 p.m.)
at Collectors Cafe
This event will provide seasoned art collectors and newcomers alike with a great opportunity to acquire works of art while supporting the Art Museum and our community of artists. A drawing for 100 pieces of artwork from local, regional and internationally-known artists. With a $100 ticket admission, each ticket holder will go home with an original work of art valued at $100 and upwards.
15th Annual Spring Tour of Homes
Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Eagerly anticipated each year in Myrtle Beach, the Art Museum's Annual Tour of Homes features an array of spectacular houses and the opportunity to enjoy a buffet luncheon with an ocean view at The Dunes Club.
Opening Reception: Horry-Georgetown County High Schools 14th Annual Juried Art Exhibition
Sunday, March 15, 2015, 1 -3 p.m.
Opening Reception: Waccamaw Arts & Crafts Guild 18th Annual Juried Exhibition
Thursday, April 30, 2015, 5: 30 - 7:30 p.m.
Opening Reception: Winyah River Keepers Foundation Photo Contest Winners
Friday, May 8, 2015, 5: 30 - 7:30 p.m.
Opening Reception: Normal Rockwell's Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn and John Baeder: A Road Well Taken
Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 5: 30 - 7:30 p.m.
Opening Reception: Rice and Indigo: Paintings by Jonathan Green and Works in Denim by Jim Arendt
Thursday, September 29, 2015, 5: 30 - 7:30 p.m.
Free Family Day: Dia de los Muertos
Saturday, November 7, 2015, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
A Mexican-American celebration honoring an important artist in history.
11th Annual Bag Ladies Luncheon
Monday, November 9, 2015, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
This lively and unusual fundraiser for the Art Museum features a fun-filled auction of vintage, gently loved, one-of-a-kind and new ladies' handbags in an elegant luncheon setting. This is a wonderful opportunity for ladies who love art to support the Grand Strand's only art museum and to mingle with kindred spirits in a unique way.
Members' Shopping Week
Tuesday, December 1 - Sunday, December 6, 2015
Just in time for holiday shopping, our Members; Shopping Week provides members with 20% discounts on Museum Shop merchandise. Enjoy mulled cider and spiced pumpkin bread while selecting handcrafted and art-related gifts.