The “Before I Die Wall” is an international art installation that came to Lake City, SC during ArtFields 2013. This public art project asks questions–What do you want to do before you die? What’s your aspiration for this life? Created on a giant chalkboard with stencils and spray paint, participants are invited to answer these […]
Michael Rooks serves as the Wieland Family Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, Georgia. Prior to the High, Rooks served as the Chief Curator and Director of Exhibitions and Artist Relations at Haunch of Venison, a contemporary art gallery in New York. Rooks has also held curator […]
Ruba Katrib is a Curator at SculptureCenter in Long Island City, New York, and was previously Associate Curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami. Katrib received her BA in Visual and Critical Studies from The School of The Art Institute of Chicago, and holds an MA from the Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College. She […]
Business facades on East Main Street in downtown Lake City are in the process of getting a facelift thanks to the Lake City Facade Improvement Program. A program of the City of Lake City, with assistance from the Lake City Partnership Council, this Program seeks to revitalize the town in hopes of attracting new business […]
Charleston artists, Jonathan Green & Mary Whyte, took part in an Artist Conversation at ArtFields 2013. The event was moderated by Angela Mack of the Gibbes Museum in Charleston, SC. Both artists are known for their paintings of the Gullah people of the Lowcountry, or descendants of slaves. Read a past blog entry about Green […]
Art 101 at ONE is returning to the ArtFields Gallery this Spring with a two-part series focusing on work from the State Art Collection. These Lunch Box Conversations: Art Appreciation in bite-size pieces feature lunch and an art discussion on various topics. Part I will take place on Tuesday, February 25 from 1 to 2 p.m. […]
lorence, SC-native Shauna Lair talks about her experience winning the ArtFields 2013 Logo Contest. The contest’s design brief featured an agriculture theme, and Laird discussed this while taking part in the Screen Printing Cafe.
ArtFields Jr. presents Art Explorers, a hands-on fine art experience at W.A. McClam’s Livery Stable (128 N. Acline St.) taking place monthly from 3:30 to 4:45 p.m. This event is open to 1st through 3rd grade students with a $5 materials fee. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 843-374-0180 or visiting the […]
ArtFields | Lake City, SC | April 25 - May 4, 2014
ArtFields is a charitable program and event sponsored by Lake City Partnership Council, which is a federally-recognized Section 501(c)(3) organization located in Lake City, South Carolina. Its mission is to improve the quality of life and promote the well-being of citizens residing within the greater Lake City area through, among other things, educational offerings and activities that foster and develop culture and arts within the community.