'Contemperary Charleston: Under the Radar' closing reception and collectors hour

Contemperary Charleston 2011: Under the Radar

The City Gallery at Waterfront Park is hosting a closing reception on Saturday, July 30th from 5 to 6 p.m. to mark the end of the 'Contemporary Charleston 2011: Under the Radar' exhibit.

All eight artists featured in the show will have additional works on display that are available for purchase. Come see what else these up-and-coming local artists can do! Refreshments will be provided.

This event is admission free and open to the public.

About the exhibit: 

The City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs, Charleston magazine and the Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art at the College of Charleston School of the Arts will present artist lectures for Contemporary Charleston 2011: Under the Radar, a Piccolo Spoleto Festival exhibition at the City Gallery at Waterfront Park.  Open through July 31, 2011, the exhibit showcases drawing, collage, painting, photography and installation works by eight emerging artists creating in the Lowcountry: DH Cooper, Rebecca West Fraser, Nina Garner, Conrad Guevara, Greg Hart, Alan W. Jackson, Melinda Mead and Lauren Frances Moore.

Contemporary Charleston 2011: Under the Radar is curated by Erin Glaze, Coordinator, City Gallery at Waterfront Park and Rebecca Silberman, Program Coordinator, the Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art.

The City Gallery is located at 34 Prioleau Street in downtown Charleston, S.C., and gallery hours of operation are Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.  For more information, please call or e-mail the City Gallery at (843) 958-6484 or CityGallery@charleston-sc.gov.