Wednesday, April 16, 2014

ONGOING & UPCOMING Events @ if ART Gallery

March 28 – April 19, 2014,  Leo Twiggs: Shifting Symbols. (scroll down)
April 14, 2014, Kees Salentijn @ Rosso Trattoria Italia, Trenholm Plaza, Columbia, 
                 presented by if ART Gallery.
                 For more information, click here.
April 18 – May 4, 2014: Klaus Hartmann & Reiner Mahrlein: Kaiserslautern Calling.
                  Artists' Reception: Friday, April 18, 6 – 9 pm. (scroll down)
                  Gallery Talk: Saturday, April 19, 4 pm.
                  For more information, scroll down or click here.
April 24, 2014: Artista Vista with the unveiling at Lincoln and Lady Streets of a public  
                  sculpture by Klaus Hartmann & Reiner Mahrlein.

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Soon @ if ART: QUITMAN MARSHALL Reading from & Signing of New Book of Poetry, April 17, 2014, 7:30 pm.

Columbia native and Beaufort, S.C., resident 

Quitman Marshall 
will present, read from and sign his new book of poetry,
You Were Born One Time.

When: April 17, 2014, 7:30 pm.
Where: if ART Gallery

For Three Poems from the Book & Marshall's bio, CLICK HERE

Quitman Marshall
You Were Born One Time
Ninety-Six Press, Furman University (Greenville, S.C.)
70 pages

WINNER of the 
2013 South Carolina Poetry Archives Book Prize 
(SCPA prize)

Friday, March 7, 2014

Now @ if ART: LEO TWIGGS: SHIFTING SYMBOLS, March 28 – April 19, 2014

LEO TWIGGS: Shifting Symbols
March 28 – April 19, 2014

Artist's Reception: Friday, March 28, 6 – 9 p.m.
Gallery Talk: Saturday, March 29, 1:00 p.m.

LEO TWIGGS & JERRY SHINN: A Conversation, Reading and Book Signing, Sunday, April 13, 2:00 pm. For more information, CLICK HERE.
Dust Jacket of Jerry Shinn's new novel, with on the cover 
Leo Twiggs' painting Commemoration Revisited.

For a PREVIEW of the exhibition, CLICK HERE.
For a BIO and the ESSAY Leo Twiggs Does More With Less, CLICK HERE.

Sunday, December 29, 2013

Edward Rice: Fortress Series, February 13-March 8,2014

February 13 - March 8. 2014


GALLERY TALK, Sunday, February 23  2:00 pm

To read Rice's bio or the essay Ed Rice Uses Cinnabar Green, scroll down or CLICK HERE for the text version.

For a preview CLICK HERE.

For images of the exhibition installation, CLICK HERE.

Saturday, December 28, 2013

LAURA SPONG: Feathers To Fly & ENID WILLIAMS, Systematic Chance, Jan. 10 – Feb. 1, 2014

EXHIBITION PERIOD: January 10 – February 1, 2014

ARTISTS' RECEPTION, Fri. Jan. 10, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

For a PREVIEW of Enid Williams's work, CLICK HERE.
For a PREVIEW of Laura Spong's work, CLICK HERE.

To read the essay Enid Williams Boldly Goes, CLICK HERE.

The BIG PAINT PROJECT in progress. 

For MORE INFORMATION, contact Eileen Blyth at

GALLERY TALK The BIG PAINT PROJECT: Sunday, January 26, 2:00 – 4:00 pm

For images of the paintings in progress, CLICK HERE.

Friday, November 22, 2013

MARY GILKERSON – From The Edge Of The Highway: 300 Daily Paintings, Dec. 13, 2013 – Jan. 4, 2014

Mary Gilkerson: 
From The Edge Of The Highway – 300 Daily Paintings 
Dec. 13, 2013 – Jan. 4, 2014
Reception, Fri., Dec. 13, 6 – 9 pm.


For a bio and an ESSAY, Mary Gilkerson Develops A Habit, about Mary Gilkerson and this  body of work, CLICK HERE.
Free brochures about the exhibition available at the gallery.

To read an interview with Mary Gilkerson in Outdoor Painter: The Home of Plein Air Magazine, CLICK HERE.


To read about Mary Gilkerson's residency at the Congaree National Park, CLICK HERE.