Juan Logan is a native of Nashville who now resides in Belmont, North Carolina. He is a contemporary artist who has exhibited nationally and internationally, and participated in over 300 solo and group exhibitions. Logan’s works can be found in private, corporate and public collections, including: the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Philadelphia Museum […]
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 […]
ArtFields spoke with Pirates T-Shirts Plus, an Art Competition venue and Lake City, SC business.
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 […]
We will introduce each of our five Art Competition Judges in an interview series over the next few weeks. Each interview will begin with a few questions about each judge’s personal art background and then conclude with several questions about what each judge will be looking for when judging the ArtFields Competition, as well as […]
Art 101 at ONE Returns with Two-Part Series; Photography & Social Activism Focus of February 25 Event
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. […]
Tommy Cook is a lifelong resident of Lake City, SC with ties to the tobacco industry in the town.