The Ironic Curtain: Art from the Soviet Underground
Get your dose of dark humor at The Ironic Curtain, a gutsy, brash, uninhibited exhibition of experimental artwork from Soviet-era Russia.
On view July 3 - September 12.
Soup to Nuts: Pop Art Prints from the CMA Collection
Crafted by Pop Art icons like Andy Warhol, the bright, witty, glamorously gimmicky prints of Soup to Nuts are the perfect complement to a sun-drenched summer afternoon.
On view July 15 - October 21.
More CMA summer happenings
03 / Tuesday
Baker & Baker Presents the Amernet String Quartet and Friends
Tuesday, October 3 | Galleries open 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. | Concert 6:30 – 8:15 p.m.Host musicians mezzo-soprano Rachel Calloway, tenor Dominic Armstrong, and pianist Phillip Bush welcome the Amernet String Quartet for a concert inspired by the CMA Collection.
Art, drink, and be happy!
Arts & Draughts is back!
Enjoy beer tastings from the Whig, live musical performances, D.I.Y. art projects, scavenger hunts, unique perspective tours, and a variety of food vendors!
September 10, 2021
7:00 pm-11:00 pm
$10 / $5 for members.
Things to Do in Columbia
The summer fun doesn't have to end at the museum.
Whether you want to indulge in craft cocktails at Bourbon, bike through Columbia's serene Riverfront Park, or enjoy a guided tour of our historic Statehouse, there's no shortage of fun things to do in the Capital City of South Carolina.
Columbia, SC has activities, events, and more for the whole family. Explore what's going on around town!
On the Horizon
Fall Events & Exhibitions
On September 10, Arts & Draughts will make its triumphant return to Columbia's social calendar. Join us for good beer and good times.
Starting October 9, the CMA will host 30 Americans, a traveling exhibit featuring work by the most acclaimed Black artists of our time, including Nick Cave, Kara Walker, and many others.