South Carolina Watermedia Society 2018 Annual Juried Exhibition

October 6 - November 26, 2018

City Art Gallery, 1224 Lincoln Street, Columbia, is the host venue for the South Carolina Watermedia Annual Juried Exhibition. The exhibit will be on display from October 6 through November 26.

The opening reception and award ceremony is Saturday, October 6, from 4:30 – 6:30 PM. The public is invited; light refreshments will be served. Sixty-five pieces juried into the exhibit from 184 entries. Awards for thirty of the 65 will be announced at the awards ceremony. The thirty awarded pieces will become part of a state-wide traveling show at various locations coordinated by the SC State Museum.

Laurie Goldstein Warren, will judge the show.

Recent top award winners of SCWS juried shows are Jackie Wukela of Florence, SC (Best of 2018 Digital Show); Lynn Schilling of Lake Wylie, SC (Best of 2017 Show); and Lynda English of Florence, SC (Best of 2016 Show).

Established in 1977, SCWS is an incorporated, non-profit organization. It is designated an IRS 501 (c) (3) organization.

The mission of the SCWS is to promote the aesthetic and professional interests of its members, provide the public with artistic opportunities through Watermedia painting, elevate the stature of watermedia, and educate the public to its significance as an important painting medium.