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November 17, 2017

Renée Cox to debut transcendent new work at the Columbia Museum of Art

Renée Cox: Soul Culture premieres Friday, December 15 Columbia, S.C . – The Columbia Museum of Art is proud to announce the exhibition Renée Cox:...

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October 13, 2017

Curator Catherine Walworth’s new book explores early Soviet art and material culture

Soviet Salvage to launch with lecture and signing

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September 28, 2017

Upcoming Exhibition Turns the Table on Contemporary Artists

Face Value: Artists’ Portraits by Alphonse van Woerkom On View October 6 – November 26, 2017 Columbia, S.C. – The Columbia Museum of Art presents the...

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September 8, 2017

CMA Chamber Music on Main and CMA Jazz on Main Launch Seasons

Acclaimed Concert Series Fill the Museum with Beautiful Music Tuesday, September 26, and Friday, September 29 Columbia, S.C . – The Columbia Museum...

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September 6, 2017

Henri Matisse’s Illustrations Illuminate the Columbia Museum of Art

Exhibition to Feature Four of the Modern Master’s Iconic Artist’s Books On view September 15, 2017 – January 15, 2018 Columbia, S.C. – The Columbia...

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July 31, 2017

Columbia Museum of Art Appoints New Executive Director

Della Watkins of the Taubman Museum of Art Joins the CMA Team on October 1 Columbia, S.C. - The board of trustees of the Columbia Museum of Art (CMA...

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June 7, 2017

The CMA Reduces Admission Prices During Renovations

Columbia, S.C. – The Columbia Museum of Art announces specially reduced admission pricing for the duration of building renovations

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May 31, 2017

The Columbia Museum of Art Gets Groovy with That ’70s Show

Exhibition to Feature Contemporary Art from the Collection On view June 30 – September 17, 2017 Columbia, S.C . – The Columbia Museum of Art presents...

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May 8, 2017

ReTooled Exhibition Crafts Beautiful New Narrative for Utilitarian Objects​

Groundbreaking 20th-Century Artists Illuminate the Subject of Tools with Wit and Wonder On view June 2 – August 27, 2017 Columbia, S.C . – The...

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March 3, 2017

The CMA Gets Surreal with the 2017 Gala, A Night in Wonderland

Largest Fundraiser of the Year Celebrates Dalí Exhibition

Saturday, April 1, 2017 | 7:00 p.m. – Midnight

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March 1, 2017

Salvador Dalí Charms the CMA with Fantastical Fairy Tales

Exhibition to Feature Illustrations from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Don Quixote, and Hans Christian Andersen

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February 3, 2017

Columbia African-American Artist Debuts Powerful New Work at the CMA

Enduring Spirit: The Art of Tyrone Geter premieres Friday, March 3

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February 2, 2017

CMA Acquires Four Works of Art from REMIX Exhibition

Lecture and Reception Thursday, February 16 | 6:00 p.m.

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December 27, 2016

Lynn Robertson Appointed as Interim Director of Columbia Museum of Art

Columbia, S.C. – Lynn Robertson, former executive director of the McKissick Museum at the University of South Carolina, has been a

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November 29, 2016

Brosius to Leave Columbia Museum of Art for New Philanthropic Opportunity

Search Firm to Be Hired

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November 17, 2016

Downton Abbey Jeweler Coming to the CMA

Sunday, December 4 | 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.

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September 30, 2016

Academy Award-Winning Film Costumes Coming to the CMA

Featuring the Glamour and Artistry of Cinematic Couture

CUT! Costume and the Cinema premieres November 18

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September 8, 2016

CMA Exhibition Features the Art of Toulouse-Lautrec

On View through December 4, 2016

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June 24, 2016

Catherine Walworth Joins the CMA Curatorial Team

Columbia, S.C. – The Columbia Museum of Art is pleased to announce the appointment of Catherine Walworth, Ph.D., to Curator.

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May 27, 2016

First Lady Michelle Obama to present the National Medal for Museum and Library Service to the Columbia Museum of Art on June 1 at the White House

Free community celebration to be held on Saturday, June 4

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