Advancing Watermedia in South Carolina

Enjoy The Show

Business Meeting & Awards
2 – 4 p.m.
Victors Restaurant
126 Evans Street
Florence, SC  29501

Opening Reception
4:30 – 6:30 p.m.
University Place Gallery
142 North Dargan Street
Florence, SC  29506

New for 2019:
SCWS Past Presidents Exhibition

October 1 – November 7, 2019
Adele Kassab Art Gallery in the Hyman Fine Arts Center
4822 E. Palmetto Street
Florence, SC  29506

42nd Annual National Exhibition

November 2 – December 20, 2019
142 North Dargan Street
Florence, SC 29506

Seventy-four artists’ works were selected for the 2019 Annual National Exhibition, and 30 paintings will receive awards during the business meeting from 2 pm – 4:00 pm at Victors Restaurant. The reception, which celebrates participating artists and award winners, will be at University Place on Nov. 9. from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. The reception is open to members and the public. There is no cost to attend, though an RSVP is requested at

In coordination with the National Exhibition, SCWS Past Presidents were invited to submit paintings for the SCWS Past Presidents Exhibition to overlap with the National Exhibition. The Past Presidents show will occur Oct. 1 – Nov. 7, 2019 at Adele Kassab Art Gallery in the Hyman Fine Arts Center on the Francis Marion University Campus.

Since 1977, the South Carolina Watermedia Society has been promoting the artistic and professional interests of its members as well as providing visual arts programs to the public. The Society works towards achieving its goals by making the accomplishments of its members available to a broad base of South Carolinian’s

SCWS, the largest statewide visual arts group, is an active presenting organization. We nurture and promote South Carolina artists by providing exhibition opportunities, special programs to market their original works and coordinate educational programs. In addition, our goals include public outreach and participation in the arts.

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