Japan and the Jazz Age

This beautiful and fascinating exhibition tells the story of the astonishing innovation that can result from a clash between the old and the new. See the vast contradictions of this epic era as geisha become flappers and ancient origami cranes turn into sleek, gold statuettes. Japan and the Jazz Age features a dynamic range of compelling objects created in the Art Deco style including kimonos, furniture, sculpture and evocative ephemera such as sheet music, posters, postcards, prints, and photography that guide visitors through this rich period in world history and visual culture. Continue reading Japan and the Jazz Age

The Palladium Society’s 16th Annual Chili Cook

The Palladium Society’s 16th Annual Chili Cook-Off gets cooking on Saturday, March 1 at 5 pm at the Ellison Building at the State Fairgrounds. The Cook-Off draws hundreds of chili-lovers every year, enjoying some of Columbia’s most creative recipes as they take in the sights, sounds and tastes of this signature event. Live music, beer and wine, and more than 20 varieties of chili are all included in the ticket price. Price: Palladium members $15 | HC members $25 | Non-members $30 | Kids 12 & under free All tickets will be $30 at the door, so make sure you … Continue reading The Palladium Society’s 16th Annual Chili Cook

The Columbia Broadside Project’s

J join us for the closing reception of The Columbia Broadside Project‘s month-long exhibit at Tapp’s Arts Center. The closing reception will feature a panel discussion with some of the poets and artists, readings by Will Garland, Susan Levi Wallach, Worthy Branson Evans, Susan Laughter Meyers, and Ray McManus, live music from Death of Paris (acoustic) and Pan, food and drinks, and maybe a few little surprises. We’ll be posting the full lineup and schedule for the readings, discussion panel, and musical performances soon. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit The Columbia Broadside Project on Facebook or email us at … Continue reading The Columbia Broadside Project’s

1st Annual Catwalk Against Pediatric Cancer Fashion Show

You’re invited to the 1st Annual Catwalk Against Pediatric Cancer Fashion Show Please join us for an afternoon of fashion, fun and lunch, all to benefit Children’s Chance. When SATURDAY MARCH 1, 2014 From 11am to 1pm Where TRAVINIA’S 5074 SUNSET BLVD. Lexington, SC TICKET PRICES: Adults – $25 Kids 6+ – $10 Kids 0-5 – Free Includes Lunch! For ticket purchase, click the button below: Purchase Tickets Continue reading 1st Annual Catwalk Against Pediatric Cancer Fashion Show