SPECIAL EFFECT : A Live Film by Peter Burr 7:00 p.m.
A cinematic mash-up staged as a live television show inspired by The Zone
, the site of an unnamed cataclysm in Andrei Tarkovskys 1979 sci-fi film Stalker
. The Zone
is off-limits, forbidding and mysterious; but also pregnant with hope, for deep within the Zone, it is rumoured, there exists a room where wishes may be granted.
Presented by USC Media Arts and Art Education
Gallery Tour: Annie Leibovitz: Pilgrimage1:00 p.m.
Baker & Baker Presents: Art of Music: Carolina Cellobration2:00 p.m.
A guided tour of the exhibition, Annie Leibovitz: Pilgrimage, offers insight into Leibovitzs artistic background and her works.
Since their formation in 1981, the Jesselson/Fugo Duo of Robert Jesselson on cello and Charles Fugo on piano has been delighting audiences with their impeccable ensemble playing and the rich literature for cello and piano. Produced as part of the 30th anniversary celebration of the Jesselson/Fugo Duo, "Carolina Cellobration: New Music for Cello," includes works commissioned for the duo by six composers. The composers are current or emeritus faculty members of the School of Music at the University of South Carolina, where the duo is in residence. Composers Reginald Bain, Samuel Douglas, Gordon "Dick" Goodwin, Tayloe Harding, Bert Ligon and John Fitz Rogers each composed new work for cello and piano. All the composers are from the Carolinas.
- Free with membership or admission.
Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection2:00 p.m.
A guided tour provides an overview of European and American art in the CMA collection. This family-friendly tour features masterpieces of the Italian Renaissance, Baroque, and Rococo from the Samuel H. Kress Collection and the American galleries.
- FREE courtesy BlueCross BlueShield of SC.
About Face Weekly Drawing Sessions: Portrait & Figure DrawingPortrait: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Figure: 7:15 - 9:15 p.m.
Looking for a supportive and friendly environment to hone your artistic skills? About Face Drawing Sessions are for you! Theres no instructor, but there is a group of inspired artists, representing a wide range of abilities, who love to draw from the live model.
- $10 or $8 with CMA membership.
$5 for students 18 years or older.
Cost covers both sessions.
CMA Chamber Music on MainDoors at 6:00 p.m.Concert at 7:00 p.m.
Music plus art equals a magical experience with this critically acclaimed chamber concert series featuring world-renowned artistic director Edward Arron and intimately set in the Museum's gorgeous DuBose Poston Reception Hall.
Julie Albers, cello
Zvi Plesser, cello
David Requiro, cello
Edward Arron, cello
Arrangements and original works for two, three, and four cellos by J.S. Bach, Mozart, Haydn, Arvo Pärt and others.