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ThursdayAugust 1
Film: An Artist's MontmarteNoonFilm: An Artist
Van Gogh, Gauguin, Toulouse-Lautrec, Modigliani, Picasso and Renoir lived and worked within a half mile atop the Parisian hill called the "mount of martyrs." In this vintage film, made in the early '60s as part of the CBS series Accent, filmmaker Jean Renoir gives an engaging tour of his famous bohemian neighborhood, discussing what life was like in a community of artists where his father was known affectionately as "the boss." Jean talks about such luminaries as Cézanne and Degas, providing unique insights into several paintings depicting the hill and the Moulin d'la Galette such as L'absinthe. 30 minutes.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
FridayAugust 2
Arts and Draughts 7:00 - 11:00 p.m. Arts and Draughts
Art, drink and be happy! Enjoy beer tastings from the Whig, musical performances, D.I.Y Art projects, interactive art, scavenger hunts and unique perspective tours through the CMA collection and the exhibition Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh. Sponsored by The Whig, WXRY and Free Times.
    Purchase Tickets Now!

    Cost:

  • $8 / $5 members / join or renew your membership that night and get in for free.
SaturdayAugust 3
Gallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh1:00 pmGallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh
A guided tour of the exhibition, Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh, offers insight into Steven Naifeh’s artistic background and his works.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
MondayAugust 5
Summer Camp: Art Express: The ABCs of Art (Ages 4 - 7) Aug 5 -99:00 a.m. -noonSummer Camp: Art Express:  The  ABCs of Art (Ages 4 - 7)
Scissors? Check! Markers? Check! Paintbrush? Check! Learn the basics of what it takes to create great art. Focus on shapes, colors and other elements of art to prepare for the school year ahead.

Please note that pre-registration is required for all programs and fees are non-refundable. Kids Plus! members receive a 20 percent discount on all summer camps and have priority registration March 1-15.

    Class is Full

    Ages:

  • 4 - 7
Summer Camp: Paint Like Picasso! (Ages 8 - 12) Aug 5 - 99:00 a.m. -noonSummer Camp: Paint Like Picasso! (Ages 8 - 12)
Be inspired by our exhibition Picasso: Master Prints and learn a variety of painting techniques as you create your own vibrant renditions of still lifes, landscapes and more.

Please note that pre-registration is required for all programs and fees are non-refundable. Kids Plus! members receive a 20 percent discount on all summer camps and have priority registration March 1-15.
    Register Now!

    Cost:

  • $160 or $128 for Kids Plus! Members and above
  • Ages:

  • 8 - 12
TEEN ACADEMY: Drawing 101 (Ages 13 - 18) Aug 5 - 91:00 -4:00 p.m.TEEN ACADEMY: Drawing 101 (Ages 13 - 18)
Explore drawing in a variety of different mediums. Subjects include a clothed live model, building interiors and still lifes.

Please note that pre-registration is required for all programs and fees are non-refundable. Kids Plus! members receive a 20 percent discount on all summer camps and have priority registration March 1-15.
    Register Now!

    Cost:

  • $160 or $128 for Kids Plus! Members and above
  • Ages:

  • 13 - 18
TuesdayAugust 6
About Face Weekly Drawing Sessions: Portrait & Figure DrawingPortrait: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Figure: 7:15 - 9:15 p.m.
About Face Weekly Drawing Sessions: Portrait & Figure Drawing
Looking for a supportive and friendly environment to hone your artistic skills? About Face Drawing Sessions are for you! There’s no instructor, but there is a group of inspired artists, representing a wide range of abilities, who love to draw from the live model.

    Cost:

  • $10 or $8 with CMA membership. $5 for students 18 years or older. Cost covers both sessions.
FridayAugust 9
Lecture: The Adornment of Geometry: Image, Text and FormNoonLecture: The Adornment of Geometry: Image, Text and Form
Dr. Akel Kahera explores the major issues of image, text and form by inviting participants to examine the adornment of geometry in Islamic visual expression. Dr. Kahera is the Associate Dean of the College of Architecture, Art and Humanities at Clemson University.


This program is sponsored by The Humanities Council SC, a state program of the National Endowment for the Humanities; inspiring, engaging and enriching South Carolinians with programs on literature, history, culture and heritage.


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SaturdayAugust 10
Film: An Artist's MontmarteNoonFilm: An Artist
Van Gogh, Gauguin, Toulouse-Lautrec, Modigliani, Picasso and Renoir lived and worked within a half mile atop the Parisian hill called the "mount of martyrs." In this vintage film, made in the early '60s as part of the CBS series Accent, filmmaker Jean Renoir gives an engaging tour of his famous bohemian neighborhood, discussing what life was like in a community of artists where his father was known affectionately as "the boss." Jean talks about such luminaries as Cézanne and Degas, providing unique insights into several paintings depicting the hill and the Moulin d'la Galette such as L'absinthe. 30 minutes.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
Gallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh1:00 pmGallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh
A guided tour of the exhibition, Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh, offers insight into Steven Naifeh’s artistic background and his works.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
SundayAugust 11
Passport to Art: The Design of Colorful Shapes Noon - 3:00 p.m.Passport to Art: The Design of Colorful Shapes
Make a collage inspired by the exhibition Picasso: Master Prints in this monthly drop-in studio program for families.

    Cost:

  • Free
Family Gallery Tour1:00 p.m.Family Gallery Tour
This 45-minute guided and interactive tour explores the world of art in a way that can be enjoyed by all family members. Discover the CMA in a new way and learn how to talk about art with your children.

    Cost:

  • Free.
Collector's Conversation 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.Collector
Please join the Friends of African American Art & Culture for a Collector's Conversation. This FAAAC event will be an afternoon of art, food and friends. Marjorie Hammock, a noted Columbia collector, will share her extensive collection of African-American art as well as stories about her travels and collecting. The collection includes original works by notable artists including Hale Woodruff, Tom Feelings, Tyrone Geter, and Elizabeth Catlett. Enjoy a brunch style menu of heavy hors d'oeuvres along with wine, beer and music. The art is incredible. The conversation is sure to please.

This event is at a private home in the Spring Valley neighborhood. The CMA will contact you with the location after your tickets have been purchased.

For your FAAAC member discount, use the coupon code salon series
MondayAugust 12
About Face Drawing Session10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.About Face Drawing Session
Looking for a supportive and friendly environment to hone your artistic skills? About Face Drawing Sessions are for you! There’s no instructor, but there is a group of inspired artists, representing a wide range of abilities, who love to draw from the live model.

    Cost:

  • $12 or $10 with CMA membership. $5 for students 18 years or older.
SaturdayAugust 17
Gallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh1:00 pmGallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh
A guided tour of the exhibition, Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh, offers insight into Steven Naifeh’s artistic background and his works.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
SundayAugust 18
Dinner and a Movie with Steven Naifeh5:30 p.m.Dinner and a Movie with Steven Naifeh
Spend an epic evening with Steven Naifeh. Tour the exhibition with Naifeh followed by an artisan picnic from chef Scott Hall. Afterward, stroll down to the Nickelodeon Theatre and enjoy popcorn, desserts by Chocolate Nirvana and more libations. Naifeh will give an introduction to the film Pollock, based on his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Jackson Pollock: An American Saga.

  • Dinner Buffet

  • Summer Mixed Green Salad
    Mixed Greens with Farmers cheese, balsamic marinated strawberries, cornbread croutons& green onions, in strawberry vinaigrette

  • Warm Potato Salad
    Red bliss potatoes served warm with goat cheese, & Fresh herbs in green goddess vinaigrette

  • Heirloom Tomato Panzanella
    Local heirloom tomatoes, grilled bread, red onion, fresh basil in basil vinaigrette

  • Marinated Pork Kebabs
    Marinated skewered pork & Grilled pineapple over coconut rice

  • Roasted Atlantic Salmon
    Roasted salmon in white wine, butter & fresh dill sauce

  • Assorted House made breads

  • Beverages
    Watermelon lemonade
    Sweet & unsweet tea
    Beer & Wine



TuesdayAugust 20
About Face Weekly Drawing Sessions: Portrait & Figure DrawingPortrait: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Figure: 7:15 - 9:15 p.m.
About Face Weekly Drawing Sessions: Portrait & Figure Drawing
Looking for a supportive and friendly environment to hone your artistic skills? About Face Drawing Sessions are for you! There’s no instructor, but there is a group of inspired artists, representing a wide range of abilities, who love to draw from the live model.

    Cost:

  • $10 or $8 with CMA membership. $5 for students 18 years or older. Cost covers both sessions.
SaturdayAugust 24
Film: An Artist's MontmarteNoonFilm: An Artist
Van Gogh, Gauguin, Toulouse-Lautrec, Modigliani, Picasso and Renoir lived and worked within a half mile atop the Parisian hill called the "mount of martyrs." In this vintage film, made in the early '60s as part of the CBS series Accent, filmmaker Jean Renoir gives an engaging tour of his famous bohemian neighborhood, discussing what life was like in a community of artists where his father was known affectionately as "the boss." Jean talks about such luminaries as Cézanne and Degas, providing unique insights into several paintings depicting the hill and the Moulin d'la Galette such as L'absinthe. 30 minutes.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
Gallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh1:00 pmGallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh
A guided tour of the exhibition, Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh, offers insight into Steven Naifeh’s artistic background and his works.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
MondayAugust 26
About Face Drawing Session10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.About Face Drawing Session
Looking for a supportive and friendly environment to hone your artistic skills? About Face Drawing Sessions are for you! There’s no instructor, but there is a group of inspired artists, representing a wide range of abilities, who love to draw from the live model.

    Cost:

  • $12 or $10 with CMA membership. $5 for students 18 years or older.
SaturdayAugust 31
Gallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh1:00 pmGallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh
A guided tour of the exhibition, Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh, offers insight into Steven Naifeh’s artistic background and his works.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.