Get ready for the largest arts festival to ever occur in South Carolina! The long anticipated, ArtFields, opens today, April 19th at 12pm. For 10 days, this epic event will not only present live music, workshops, and lectures; but, it will showcase 400 works of art, selected from a pool of 778 entries. The opening ceremony will begin tonight at 5pm on The Green, and will continue until 11pm. Admission is free and open to the public.
Many congratulations to the following artists from the Redux community (listed below) who will be exhibiting their work and competing for $100,000 in prize money. The top prize of $50,000 prize will be chosen by a combination of ArtFields attendees and a jury of visual arts professionals. For more information on scheduling, voting procedures and more, please visit the ArtFields website.
Austin Grace Smith
Karen Ann Myers
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Redux Studio Artist, Greg Hart is now showing his latest work of original paintings in an on-line exhibition with Buy Some Damn Art. This new series includes eight vibrant, expressive portraits of Greg’s friends, four of which are also fellow Redux Studio Artists: Teil Duncan, Lulie Wallace, Karen Ann Myers and Jen Ervin.
This exhibit will remain up for six weeks.
Live Portrait and Landscape Art For Sale!
During the The Revival, Redux studio artists Camela Guevara, Greg Hart, Ivy Williams and Teil Duncan will be making & selling art. Come watch these amazing artists at work!
Print by Camela Guevara
Camela Guevara is a printmaker, painter, as well as seamstress. Her work merges fashion and fine art and was recently exhibited in College of Charleston’s Young Contemporaries, Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, Charleston, SC. She was the winner of Redux’s 2011 Portrait Battle.
Portrait by Greg Hart
Greg Hart’s paintings deal with the tension between anonymous portraits (primarily based on 19th century photographs) and an expressive aesthetic informed by the Fauves and Street Art. He was one of eight emerging artists selected for Contemporary Charleston 2011.
Grace by Ivy Williams
Ivy Williams employs a variety of techniques in her work including printmaking, painting, book arts and mixed media. Through a feminine perspective, her work intimately articulates ideas about memory, identity, and human relationships.
Forest II by Teil Duncan, Oil, 30" x 40"
Teil Duncan is an oil painter from Columbus, Georgia. Her direct influences and inspirations are the people and places in which she is surrounded. Teil’s style is ever evolving and changing, from realism to non objective artwork.