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SaturdayMarch 1
Gallery Tour: Japan and the Jazz Age1:00 p.m.Gallery Tour:  Japan and the Jazz Age
A guided tour of the exhibition, Japan and the Jazz Age, offers insight into age of Art Deco during the inter-war period of Japan. Free with membership or admission.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
  • Related Resources:

SundayMarch 2
Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection2:00 p.m.Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection
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.

    Cost:

  • FREE courtesy BlueCross BlueShield of SC.
WednesdayMarch 5
Gladys' Gang: Winged Wonder10:00 - 11:00 a.m.Gladys' Gang: Winged Wonder
Soar to new heights with the exhibition Japan and the Jazz Age. Participants (ages 2-5) and their adult companions explore art through the introduction of elementary art terms such as color, line, shape and texture during the Gladys’ Gang series. This program includes story time and a creative studio activity related to the art exploration theme. Sponsored by Colonial Life. Free.
    Register

    Cost:

  • FREE
    Registration required as space is limited
  • Ages:

  • 2-5
SaturdayMarch 8
Gala 2014: From Geisha to Gatsby7:00 p.m. - MidnightGala 2014: From Geisha to Gatsby
On Saturday, March 8, 2014, the Columbia Museum of Art will transform into a dazzling themed party that will celebrate the exhibition, Japan and the Jazz Age. The 2014 Gala, From Geisha to Gatsby, will delight you with spectacular traditional Japanese-inspired decorations and the glitz and glamour of a roaring 1920s jazz club.

Enjoy entertainment by Reggie Sullivan and Friends, USC Dance Department and an award-winning Shamisen player.

Not only will you have the time of your life, but through your support, you will be contributing to the Columbia Museum of Art and its mission to celebrate outstanding artistic creativity through its collection, exhibitions, and programs.

    Cost:

  • TICKETS AVAILABLE
    AT THE DOOR

    $150 per person
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Gallery Tour: Japan and the Jazz Age1:00 p.m.Gallery Tour:  Japan and the Jazz Age
A guided tour of the exhibition, Japan and the Jazz Age, offers insight into age of Art Deco during the inter-war period of Japan. Free with membership or admission.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
  • Related Resources:

SundayMarch 9
Passport to Art: Krazy Kimonos!Noon - 3:00 p.m.Passport to Art: Krazy Kimonos!
Get inspired in CMA’s temporary exhibition, Japan and the Jazz Age, as you create a patterned kimono during this FREE monthly open studio program for families! Enjoy a themed family tour at 1:00pm, or take a self-guided tour of the Museum.

    Cost:

  • Free
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Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection2:00 p.m.Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection
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.

    Cost:

  • FREE courtesy BlueCross BlueShield of SC.
MondayMarch 10
About Face Drawing Session10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.About Face Drawing Session
Looking for a supportive and friendly environment to hone your artistic skills? About Face Drawing Sessions are for you! There’s no instructor, but there is a group of inspired artists, representing a wide range of abilities, who love to draw from the live model.

    Cost:

  • $12 or $10 with CMA membership. $5 for students 18 years or older.
TuesdayMarch 11
About Face Weekly Drawing Sessions: Portrait & Figure DrawingPortrait: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Figure: 7:15 - 9:15 p.m.
About Face Weekly Drawing Sessions: Portrait & Figure Drawing
Looking for a supportive and friendly environment to hone your artistic skills? About Face Drawing Sessions are for you! There’s no instructor, but there is a group of inspired artists, representing a wide range of abilities, who love to draw from the live model.

    Cost:

  • $10 or $8 with CMA membership. $5 for students 18 years or older. Cost covers both sessions.
ThursdayMarch 13
CMA Chamber Music on MainDoors at 6:00 p.m.
Concert at 7:00 p.m.
CMA Chamber Music on Main
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.

Pedja Muzijevic, piano
Tessa Lark, violin
Erin Keefe, violin and viola
Edward Arron, cello
Shawn Conley, double bass

Rossini String Sonata No. 3 in C Major
Bartók Roumanian Dances for Violin and Piano (arr. Szekely)
Mark O’Connor Appalachia Waltz for Violin, Cello, and Double Bass
Schubert Piano Quintet in A Major, D. 667 Trout
FridayMarch 14
Artists Salon Series: Columbia City BalletNoonArtists Salon Series: Columbia City Ballet
These intimate gallery talks with local artists are about personal connections to work in the CMA, as well as experiences as a working artist—some of it controversial, some of it funny, all of it inspiring. In this installment, join Columbia City Ballet Artistic and Executive Director William Starrett as he discusses his creative process in staging their upcoming performance of Alice in Wonderland. Free with membership or admission.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission
SaturdayMarch 15
Gallery Tour: Japan and the Jazz Age1:00 p.m.Gallery Tour:  Japan and the Jazz Age
A guided tour of the exhibition, Japan and the Jazz Age, offers insight into age of Art Deco during the inter-war period of Japan. Free with membership or admission.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
  • Related Resources:

SundayMarch 16
Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection2:00 p.m.Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection
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.

    Cost:

  • FREE courtesy BlueCross BlueShield of SC.
FAAAC Presents: An Afternoon with Tyrone Geter2:30 p.m.FAAAC Presents: An Afternoon with Tyrone Geter
Join the Friends of African American Art and Culture and Tyrone Geter for an afternoon discussion on the artist's development and work at his home in Elgin, S.C.—only 30 minutes from the Museum

Tyrone Geter, Professor of Drawing and Painting, Curator of Ponder Art Gallery at Benedict College, is a versatile and innovative multimedia master always searching for growth, change, and technical development in his art. His work is in many private and museum collections and has been exhibited nationally and internationally. JASPER Magazine's latest issue highlights Geter and his work. Examples of his work can be seen on his webpage: http://tyronegeteroriginals.com.

Make your reservation now as space is limited. Light refreshments will be provided.
ThursdayMarch 20
FAAAC Presents: Our Story Matters Red Carpet Student Film Competition Awards Ceremony6:00 p.m.FAAAC Presents: Our Story Matters Red Carpet Student Film Competition Awards Ceremony
CMA membership affiliate group Friends of African American Art & Culture (FAAAC) roll out the red carpet for the Our Story Matters Student Film Competition Awards, which commemorates and raises awareness about Columbia’s pivotal role in the civil rights movement. Students from local schools created short videos after researching the challenges faced in a person’s life or event. The awards screening of winning entries is an opportunity for students to display and be recognized for their work. Sponsored by AT&T. Free.

    Cost:

  • Free.
SaturdayMarch 22
Film: Between the FoldsNoonFilm: Between the Folds
Between The Folds chronicles the stories of 10 fine artists and intrepid scientists who abandoned careers and scoffed at hard-earned graduate degrees- all to forge unconventional lives as modern day paperfolders. The film paints an arresting portrait of the remarkable artistic and scientific creativity that fuels this ever-changing art form, fusing science and sculpture, form and function, ancient and new.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
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Gallery Tour: Japan and the Jazz Age1:00 p.m.Gallery Tour:  Japan and the Jazz Age
A guided tour of the exhibition, Japan and the Jazz Age, offers insight into age of Art Deco during the inter-war period of Japan. Free with membership or admission.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
  • Related Resources:

SundayMarch 23
Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection2:00 p.m.Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection
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.

    Cost:

  • FREE courtesy BlueCross BlueShield of SC.
MondayMarch 24
About Face Drawing Session10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.About Face Drawing Session
Looking for a supportive and friendly environment to hone your artistic skills? About Face Drawing Sessions are for you! There’s no instructor, but there is a group of inspired artists, representing a wide range of abilities, who love to draw from the live model.

    Cost:

  • $12 or $10 with CMA membership. $5 for students 18 years or older.
TuesdayMarch 25
Legacy Society Afternoon Tea4:00 - 5:00 p.m.Legacy Society Afternoon Tea
The Legacy Society is a group of individuals who have made plans to leave a gift to the Columbia Museum of Art in their will or estate through a planned gift. This tea is a benefit for CMA Legacy Society members and those who are interested in learning about planned giving at the CMA. If interested, please contact Elizabeth Wolfe at ewolfe@columbiamuseum.org or 803-343-2210. This program is free for Legacy Society members.

    Cost:

  • Free for Legacy Society members.
About Face Weekly Drawing Sessions: Portrait & Figure DrawingPortrait: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Figure: 7:15 - 9:15 p.m.
About Face Weekly Drawing Sessions: Portrait & Figure Drawing
Looking for a supportive and friendly environment to hone your artistic skills? About Face Drawing Sessions are for you! There’s no instructor, but there is a group of inspired artists, representing a wide range of abilities, who love to draw from the live model.

    Cost:

  • $10 or $8 with CMA membership. $5 for students 18 years or older. Cost covers both sessions.
Revving Up for Runaway Runway6:00 p.m.Revving Up for Runaway Runway
The Columbia Design League is revving up for Runaway Runway 2014. We'll be showing off fabulous and funky designs from Runaway Runway 2013 in shop windows on Main Street from Tuesday, March 25, to Sunday, April 6. Come see the displays, then mix and mingle with the designers at the opening reception at the CMA. Our guest speaker for the evening is Timothy Westbrook, a fiber artist living in Milwaukee and an A&E Project Runway Season 12 contestant who works exclusively with recycled materials.

    Cost:

  • $10 or free for CDL members.
WednesdayMarch 26
Contemporaries Oyster Roast5:30 - 7:30 p.m.Contemporaries Oyster Roast
Join the Contemporaries as we kick off the spring with one of our most popular events! This membership event is hosted by the Contemporaries on Boyd Plaza at the Columbia Museum of Art and features an Oyster Roast, beverages and live music.

    Cost:

  • $20 / FREE for Contemporaries members.
ThursdayMarch 27
Professor Brad Collins' Be the Curator Lecture Pastoral Landscape: an Antidote to Modern Life6:00 - 8:00 p.m.Professor Brad Collins' Be the Curator Lecture Pastoral Landscape: an Antidote to Modern Life

Europe and the United States witnessed the rise of a kind of pastoral landscape painting in the 19th century that is nicely exemplified by "The River Bank" by Albert Fitch Bellows. Dr. Brad Collins discusses the larger meanings of this tradition in the context of the spread of industrialism and the growth of the modern city. The lecture is an invitation for the public to support him and his wife, Stacey, in their fundraising effort to Be the Curator!

For more information about Be the Curator, or to donate, visit columbiamuseum.org/be-the-curator

    Cost:

  • If you would like to RSVP or donate, please call Sarah Wells, Development Manager, at 803.343.0480 or email swells@columbiamuseum.org.
SaturdayMarch 29
Gallery Tour: Japan and the Jazz Age1:00 p.m.Gallery Tour:  Japan and the Jazz Age
A guided tour of the exhibition, Japan and the Jazz Age, offers insight into age of Art Deco during the inter-war period of Japan. Free with membership or admission.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
  • Related Resources:

SundayMarch 30
Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection2:00 p.m.Gallery Tour: Highlights of the CMA Collection
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.

    Cost:

  • FREE courtesy BlueCross BlueShield of SC.