Villa Voice Winter 2017
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Museum Musings |  A Message from Our Chairwoman

2017 is off to a fast start at the Art Museum.  In January Susan Walker King and Brad King hosted the very successful Whiskey and Jazz party at their home. In February, our Museum family kicked off the year of the Rooster at our Chinese New Year celebration.

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Top New Myrtle Beach Attraction of 1997?  Our Museum | A Message from our Executive Director

Remember 1997? The top-grossing movie that year was
Titanic; the top-rated television show was  Seinfeld; and Bill Clinton was President.  

Education Corner with Arielle Fatuova

With the arrival of the new year, the Art Museum enters its 20th year and we are so excited to begin celebrating!

Kehinde Wiley, Sir Brooke Boothby, 2013, oil on canvas, 108" x 68"
How I Saved $40 while Falling in Love with Kehinde Wiley's Paintings...

It was a balmy January day in sunny Arizona when a friend and I decided to visit the Phoenix Art Museum to take in its monumental Kehinde Wiley exhibition

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Museum Events Offered New Experiences, Old Favorites

Our winter and early spring events offered some exciting new experiences, along with those our members and friends have long enjoyed.  

Birds Have Landed in the Museum Shop...

Springtime in Myrtle Beach always brings birds to our Museum Shop. For the last few years we've made a joyful tradition of welcoming these oh-so pleasant, sunny days with whimsical designs by renowned Charlie Harper.   

OUR MISSION | Myrtle Beach's Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum strives to be one of the finest visual arts museums in the Carolinas. With 11 galleries that change throughout the year, Myrtle Beach's only art museum offers exhibitions featuring paintings, textiles, sculpture, photography, video, ceramics, assemblage, collage and more. A visit to the Art Museum's exhibitions can be enhanced by its lively programming, including artist receptions, tours, lectures, workshops and classes for both adults and children.