USC Upstate News

Senior Art Exhibit to Focus on Art Education

April 3, 2018 at 4:12 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate will showcase the work of six art education majors as part of a group exhibition called “Values” from April 6 – May 4 in the Curtis R. Harley Gallery, located in the Humanities and […]

Curtis R. Harley Art Gallery to Host Feminist-Inspired Exhibition

February 14, 2018 at 5:35 pm

Curtis R. Harley Art Gallery is pleased to present “Pent Up Pink,” a collection of feminist-inspired sculptures by Greenville, S.C. artist Fleming Markel. The exhibition opens on Feb. 23 and runs through March 30, 2018. An artist talk and public […]

Curtis Harley Art Gallery Hosts Exhibition on Gun Violence

January 4, 2018 at 3:30 pm

Curtis R. Harley Art Gallery presents “A Culture of Violence,” a collection of drawings and sculptures by Hartsville, S.C., artist Jean Grosser. The exhibition opens Jan. 12, 2018 and runs through Feb. 16, 2018. An artist’s reception will be held […]

Look for New Sculptures Around Campus

November 27, 2017 at 12:27 pm

Professor Jane Nodine is working to make the University of South Carolina Upstate a destination for lovers of outdoor monumental sculpture. Nodine, who is the assistant chair of the Department of Fine Arts and Communication Studies, University Gallery director, and professor […]

Jane Nodine, Mark Flowers Selected S.C. Arts Commission Artist Fellows

September 29, 2017 at 3:23 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate is excited to announce that Jane Allen Nodine and Mark Flowers have been recognized by the South Carolina Arts Commission’s Commission’s 50th Anniversary Artist Fellowship Program. Fellows are among the most artistically accomplished artists […]

Students Focus Creative Efforts on Latest Album and the Arts

June 23, 2017 at 11:20 am

Meg & Co., a quartet of students from the University of South Carolina Upstate, has just dropped an LP of original songs and covers with influences from David Bowie to Stevie Wonder. The recently released “The Spider Room” is available […]

Downtown Mural Celebrates USC Upstate’s 50th Anniversary

May 29, 2017 at 12:41 pm

As part of its 50th Anniversary Celebration, the University of South Carolina Upstate commissioned a commemorative mural and it is catching a lot of attention along a major corridor in downtown Spartanburg. The 50th Anniversary mural marks a significant part […]

Johnson Collection Hosts Elizabeth Pochoda on April 13

April 2, 2015 at 12:31 pm

The Johnson Collection is pleased to present “Voices in American Art,” an educational series designed to engage campus and community audiences alike on the subject of fine art in America. The second installment, scheduled for April 13–14, will feature a […]

Cultural Events for Summer 2015 at Chapman Cultural Center

June 2, 2015 at 11:58 am

Cultural events and opportunities abound for public enjoyment during the summer at Chapman Cultural Center. New exhibitions, performances, and public events in the performing and visual arts, history, and science are planned for June, July, and August in summer 2015. […]