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SELECT * FROM cma_cal_programs WHERE calPublish=0 AND (YEAR(calSingleDate) = '2013' AND MONTH(calSingleDate) = '07' AND DAY(calSingleDate) >= '06') ORDER BY calSingleDate, calTime, calID ASC

SaturdayJuly 6
Gallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh1:00 pmGallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh
A guided tour of the exhibition, Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh, offers insight into Steven Naifeh’s artistic background and his works.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
MondayJuly 8
Summer Camp: Art Express: Red, White, Blue and You (Ages 4 - 7) July 8 -129:00 a.m. - noonSummer Camp: Art Express:  Red, White, Blue and You (Ages 4 - 7)
Make your own patriotic masterpieces and learn all about American history in the galleries. These Americana pieces will inspire you from “sea to shining sea!”

Please note that pre-registration is required for all programs and fees are non-refundable. Kids Plus! members receive a 20 percent discount on all summer camps and have priority registration March 1-15.
    Register Now!

    Cost:

  • $135 or $108 for Kids Plus! Members and above
  • Ages:

  • 4 - 7
Summer Camp: Handmade America (Ages 8 - 12) July 8 -129:00 a.m. - noonSummer Camp: Handmade America (Ages 8 - 12)
Work with your hands and learn the history and the craft of folk art as you explore mediums such as clay, fibers and more!

Please note that pre-registration is required for all programs and fees are non-refundable. Kids Plus! members receive a 20 percent discount on all summer camps and have priority registration March 1-15.
    Register Now!

    Cost:

  • $160 or $128 for Kids Plus! Members and above
  • Ages:

  • 8 - 12
Summer Camp: Photography (Ages 8 - 12) July 8 -121:00 -4:00 p.m.Summer Camp: Photography (Ages 8 - 12)
From portraits to landscapes to still lifes — learn the basics of photography. Focus on digital photography, with some classic photography thrown in for good measure. You must bring your own digital camera.

Please note that pre-registration is required for all programs and fees are non-refundable. Kids Plus! members receive a 20 percent discount on all summer camps and have priority registration March 1-15.
    Register Now!

    Cost:

  • $160 or $128 for Kids Plus! Members and above
  • Ages:

  • 8 - 12
TEEN ACADEMY: Metal Works (Ages 13 - 18) July 8 - 121:00 -4:00 p.m.TEEN ACADEMY: Metal Works (Ages 13 - 18)
Learn the fundamentals of metal working as you design and fabricate wearable works of art. Teens explore tools like saws, files, drills and dapping blocks, and work with semi-precious metals like copper, brass and nickel silver.

Please note that pre-registration is required for all programs and fees are non-refundable. Kids Plus! members receive a 20 percent discount on all summer camps and have priority registration March 1-15.
TuesdayJuly 9
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.
SaturdayJuly 13
Learn to Draw: In the Spirit of Ink10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Learn to Draw: In the Spirit of Ink
Ink wash is a drawing technique that has evolved into a practical illustration technique. Students in this workshop discover how ink wash is similar to watercolor paint and learn necessary techniques to create ink wash drawings. Instructor Tonya Gregg received a Master of Fine Arts in Painting from the University of Chicago and a Master of Community Arts from the Maryland Institute College of Art. This workshop is suitable for beginner and intermediate students. Students are encouraged to bring drawings or images to translate.

All supplies included.
Film: Framing and Forming: The Keys to Appreciating Abstract Art1:00 p.m.Film: Framing and Forming: The Keys to Appreciating Abstract Art
This film introduces the appreciation of abstract art through a thoughtful deconstruction of Pollock's Summertime: Number 9A. Viewers are urged to develop a critical awareness of paintings' cultural frames of reference and sensitivity toward their artistic forms in order to genuinely experience them for themselves.

25 minutes

    Cost:

  • Free with admission or membership.
Gallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh1:00 pmGallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh
A guided tour of the exhibition, Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh, offers insight into Steven Naifeh’s artistic background and his works.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
SundayJuly 14
Passport to Art: Red, White and BlueNoon - 3:00 p.m.Passport to Art: Red, White and Blue
Create an Americana masterpiece with your family in this monthly drop-in studio program.

    Cost:

  • Free
Family Gallery Tour1:00 p.m.Family Gallery Tour
This 45-minute guided and interactive tour explores the world of art in a way that can be enjoyed by all family members. Discover the CMA in a new way and learn how to talk about art with your children.

    Cost:

  • Free.
MondayJuly 15
Summer Camp: Art Express: Mythological Monsters (Ages 4 - 7) July 15 -199:00 a.m. -noonSummer Camp: Art Express:  Mythological Monsters (Ages 4 - 7)
Join us for an exploration of ancient myths and legends. Explore artwork inspired by the stories of Greece, Rome, and Egypt. Then, complete mythology-based projects of your own.

Please note that pre-registration is required for all programs and fees are non-refundable. Kids Plus! members receive a 20 percent discount on all summer camps and have priority registration March 1-15.
    Register Now!

    Cost:

  • $135 or $108 for Kids Plus! Members and above
  • Ages:

  • 4 - 7
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.
ThursdayJuly 18
15 Fan FavoritesNoon and 3:0015 Fan Favorites
Celebrate the CMA's 15th anniversary of our move to Main Street with a docent-led tour. Learn about 15 fan favorites in this exploration of the most popular pieces in the Museum's collection.
FridayJuly 19
Lecture: Symbolism Seen in Geometry of Islamic ArtNoonLecture: Symbolism Seen in Geometry of Islamic Art
Mana Hewitt discusses how Islamic art reveals a preference for surface patterns composed of geometric forms. These complex designs create the impression of unending repetition, which is said to encourage the viewer to contemplate the unlimited nature of God. Hewitt is the current Undergraduate Director and McMaster Gallery Director at the USC Department of Art.


This program is sponsored by The Humanities Council SC, a state program of the National Endowment for the Humanities; inspiring, engaging and enriching South Carolinians with programs on literature, history, culture and heritage.


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SaturdayJuly 20
Gallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh1:00 pmGallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh
A guided tour of the exhibition, Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh, offers insight into Steven Naifeh’s artistic background and his works.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
MondayJuly 22
Summer Camp: Artists Assemble!(Ages 8 - 12) July 22 -269:00 a.m. -noonSummer Camp: Artists Assemble!(Ages 8 - 12)
Explore a variety of graphic novels and learn to write, sketch, ink, and color your own. Watch as your own style emerges through these illustrations.

Please note that pre-registration is required for all programs and fees are non-refundable. Kids Plus! members receive a 20 percent discount on all summer camps and have priority registration March 1-15.
    Register Now!

    Cost:

  • $160 or $128 for Kids Plus! Members and above
  • Ages:

  • 8 - 12
Painting in the Style of the Old Masters10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.Painting in the Style of the Old Masters
In this two-week workshop, students learn the step-by-step process of academic oil painting under the instruction of award-winning artist Letitia "Tish" Lowe. Students learn how to create an exact replica of an Old Master painting by using specific techniques and principles of the 19th century French academies and Renaissance masters. Topics covered include the stages of a painting, form, color, light, edges, and paint quality. Lowe trained at the Angel Academy of Art in Florence, Italy. She specializes in portrait, still life and figurative oil paintings in classic realist style. This workshop is suitable for advanced or beginning painters.
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    Cost:

  • $1095 / $995 for members. Register by July 8 for a discount: $1050 / $950 for members.
Camp Half-Blood (A Percy Jackson Camp) (Ages 8 - 12) July 22 -261:00 - 4:00 p.m.Class has been filledCamp Half-Blood  (A Percy Jackson Camp) (Ages 8 - 12)
In the spirit of Percy Jackson and the Olympians, explore artwork inspired by the mythology of Ancient Greece and create your own artifacts.

Please note that pre-registration is required for all programs and fees are non-refundable. Kids Plus! members receive a 20 percent discount on all summer camps and have priority registration March 1-15.
    Class is full

    Cost:

  • $160 or $128 for Kids Plus! Members and above
  • Ages:

  • 8 - 12
TEEN ACADEMY: Ceramics 101 (Ages 13 - 18) July 22 -261:00 - 4:00 p.m.TEEN ACADEMY: Ceramics 101  (Ages 13 - 18)
Ceramics 101 provides an excellent introduction to the medium of clay. Explore a variety of techniques such as throwing on the pottery wheel, hand building, and slab building.

Please note that pre-registration is required for all programs and fees are non-refundable. Kids Plus! members receive a 20 percent discount on all summer camps and have priority registration March 1-15.
    Register Now!

    Cost:

  • $190 or $152 for Kids Plus! Members and above
  • Ages:

  • 13 - 18
TuesdayJuly 23
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.
SaturdayJuly 27
Film: Framing and Forming: The Keys to Appreciating Abstract Art1:00 p.m.Film: Framing and Forming: The Keys to Appreciating Abstract Art
This film introduces the appreciation of abstract art through a thoughtful deconstruction of Pollock's Summertime: Number 9A. Viewers are urged to develop a critical awareness of paintings' cultural frames of reference and sensitivity toward their artistic forms in order to genuinely experience them for themselves.

25 minutes

    Cost:

  • Free with admission or membership.
Gallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh1:00 pmGallery Tour: Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh
A guided tour of the exhibition, Found in Translation: The Art of Steven Naifeh, offers insight into Steven Naifeh’s artistic background and his works.

    Cost:

  • Free with membership or admission.
MondayJuly 29
Summer Camp: Art Express: Art Around the World (Ages 4 - 7) July 29 -Aug 29:00 a.m. - noonSummer Camp: Art Express:  Art Around the World (Ages 4 - 7)
Grab your passport and travel through the galleries, discovering art from different cultures, and create works based on the places you “visit.”

Please note that pre-registration is required for all programs and fees are non-refundable. Kids Plus! members receive a 20 percent discount on all summer camps and have priority registration March 1-15.
    Register Now!

    Cost:

  • $135 or $108 for Kids Plus! Members and above
  • Ages:

  • 4 - 7
Summer Camp: Ceramic Creations (Ages 8 - 12) July 29 -Aug 2 9:00 a.m. - noonClass has been filledSummer Camp: Ceramic Creations (Ages 8 - 12)
Be inspired by the wonderful pieces in the CMA’s collection as you learn one of the oldest forms of making art. Create a variety of three dimensional works using clay.

Please note that pre-registration is required for all programs and fees are non-refundable. Kids Plus! members receive a 20 percent discount on all summer camps and have priority registration March 1-15.
    Class is full

    Cost:

  • $160 or $128 for Kids Plus! Members and above
  • Ages:

  • 8 - 12
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.