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  • Columbia Museum of Art
    Gallery Donors Other Ways to Give Sponsor Volunteer Give the Gift of Art About Mission and History FAQ Work at CMA CMA Stories Newsroom About the CMA Press Kits News Board of Trustees Collections Magazine Contact Who to Call Rights and Reproductions Staff Directory Rent Donate Directions and Parking Guidelines Accessibility About Columbia CMA Shop CMA On the Road Group Tours 11 00a m 5 00p m See full list of Museum Hours Visit 1515 Main Street Columbia SC 29201 Write P O Box 2068 Columbia SC 29202 Information 803 799 2810 Museum Shop 803 343 2159 Group Tours 803 343 2163 Membership 803 343 2198 REMIX Spoken All Exhibitions Kress Collection American Asian European Modern and Contemporary Vogel Collection All Events CMA Chamber Music on Main CMA Jazz on Main Arts Draughts Talks and Tours Columbia Design League Events Contemporaries Events Friends of African American Art Culture Events CMA Gala Fri 12 February 2016 Talks and Tours Artist Salon Damond Howard The artist salon series features gallery talks about a wide range of subjects topics and disciplines Noon Cost Free with membership or admission Learn More Fri 12 February 2016 Talks and Tours REMIX Spark Tour The CMA is offering quick 30 minute Spark Tours of featured exhibitions 2 00 p m Cost Free with membership or admission Learn More Art School Summer Camp Families Educators School Programs Community Outreach Group Tours About Face Multimedia Tours Sat 13 February 2016 For Families Sweet on CMA Come have a lovely time at the fourth annual Sweet on CMA family fun event Noon 3 00 p m Cost Free Learn More Sun 14 February 2016 For Families Passport to Art Puppy Love This free drop in studio program for families features thematic hands on art projects and a family tour Valentine

    Original URL path: http://www.columbiamuseum.org/cma_stories/chihuly-installation (2016-02-12)
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  • Columbia Museum of Art
    Giving Donate Art Gallery Donors Other Ways to Give Sponsor Volunteer Give the Gift of Art About Mission and History FAQ Work at CMA CMA Stories Newsroom About the CMA Press Kits News Board of Trustees Collections Magazine Contact Who to Call Rights and Reproductions Staff Directory Rent Donate Directions and Parking Guidelines Accessibility About Columbia CMA Shop CMA On the Road Group Tours 11 00a m 5 00p m See full list of Museum Hours Visit 1515 Main Street Columbia SC 29201 Write P O Box 2068 Columbia SC 29202 Information 803 799 2810 Museum Shop 803 343 2159 Group Tours 803 343 2163 Membership 803 343 2198 REMIX Spoken All Exhibitions Kress Collection American Asian European Modern and Contemporary Vogel Collection All Events CMA Chamber Music on Main CMA Jazz on Main Arts Draughts Talks and Tours Columbia Design League Events Contemporaries Events Friends of African American Art Culture Events CMA Gala Fri 12 February 2016 Talks and Tours Artist Salon Damond Howard The artist salon series features gallery talks about a wide range of subjects topics and disciplines Noon Cost Free with membership or admission Learn More Fri 12 February 2016 Talks and Tours REMIX Spark Tour The CMA is offering quick 30 minute Spark Tours of featured exhibitions 2 00 p m Cost Free with membership or admission Learn More Art School Summer Camp Families Educators School Programs Community Outreach Group Tours About Face Multimedia Tours Sat 13 February 2016 For Families Sweet on CMA Come have a lovely time at the fourth annual Sweet on CMA family fun event Noon 3 00 p m Cost Free Learn More Sun 14 February 2016 For Families Passport to Art Puppy Love This free drop in studio program for families features thematic hands on art projects and a

    Original URL path: http://www.columbiamuseum.org/cma_stories/thank-you-city-and-county (2016-02-12)
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  • Columbia Museum of Art
    Main Street Columbia SC 29201 Write P O Box 2068 Columbia SC 29202 Information 803 799 2810 Museum Shop 803 343 2159 Group Tours 803 343 2163 Membership 803 343 2198 REMIX Spoken All Exhibitions Kress Collection American Asian European Modern and Contemporary Vogel Collection All Events CMA Chamber Music on Main CMA Jazz on Main Arts Draughts Talks and Tours Columbia Design League Events Contemporaries Events Friends of African American Art Culture Events CMA Gala Fri 12 February 2016 Talks and Tours Artist Salon Damond Howard The artist salon series features gallery talks about a wide range of subjects topics and disciplines Noon Cost Free with membership or admission Learn More Fri 12 February 2016 Talks and Tours REMIX Spark Tour The CMA is offering quick 30 minute Spark Tours of featured exhibitions 2 00 p m Cost Free with membership or admission Learn More Art School Summer Camp Families Educators School Programs Community Outreach Group Tours About Face Multimedia Tours Sat 13 February 2016 For Families Sweet on CMA Come have a lovely time at the fourth annual Sweet on CMA family fun event Noon 3 00 p m Cost Free Learn More Sun 14 February 2016 For Families Passport to Art Puppy Love This free drop in studio program for families features thematic hands on art projects and a family tour Valentine s Day is all about love Noon 3 00 p m Cost Free Learn More Become a Member Donate Sponsor Volunteer Give the Gift of Art Support the Museum Your gift helps the museum achieve its mission to engage the mind and enrich the spirit Make a Donation Become a Member Join today engage your mind and enrich your spirit with the benefits and rewards of being a member of the Columbia Museum of Art Join the CMA Back to CMA Stories Behind the Scenes Solar Panel Installation April 17 2015 Columbia Museum of Art received 213 500 grant from US Department of Energy to implement a renewable energy project This project demonstrates the value of using solar in a facility that has a lot of visitors We are glad the Columbia Museum of Art is using this opportunity as an educational tool for the public as well as creating a source for clean energy Ashlie Lancaster SC Energy Office Director When installed in 2010 this was the only solar project of this size in the city of Columbia and the largest commercial project in South Carolina The Solar Panels PRODUCE up to 10 of the Museum s daily usage OFFSET 40 tons of carbon every year SAVE 379 trees per year GENERATE 53 340 kilowatts per hour which is 933 450 000 candles worth of light The 177 poly crystalline silicon solar panels cover 4 000 feet on the roof and will produce 53 340kWh annually enough to power five new homes The panels are configured into two sub arrays consisting of 99 panels and 78 panels each 3 x 5 feet The grant

    Original URL path: http://www.columbiamuseum.org/cma_stories/behind-scenes-solar-panel-installation (2016-02-12)
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  • Columbia Museum of Art
    Board Members Membership FAQs Donate Annual Fund Planned Giving Donate Art Gallery Donors Other Ways to Give Sponsor Volunteer Give the Gift of Art About Mission and History FAQ Work at CMA CMA Stories Newsroom About the CMA Press Kits News Board of Trustees Collections Magazine Contact Who to Call Rights and Reproductions Staff Directory Rent Donate Directions and Parking Guidelines Accessibility About Columbia CMA Shop CMA On the Road Group Tours 11 00a m 5 00p m See full list of Museum Hours Visit 1515 Main Street Columbia SC 29201 Write P O Box 2068 Columbia SC 29202 Information 803 799 2810 Museum Shop 803 343 2159 Group Tours 803 343 2163 Membership 803 343 2198 REMIX Spoken All Exhibitions Kress Collection American Asian European Modern and Contemporary Vogel Collection All Events CMA Chamber Music on Main CMA Jazz on Main Arts Draughts Talks and Tours Columbia Design League Events Contemporaries Events Friends of African American Art Culture Events CMA Gala Fri 12 February 2016 Talks and Tours Artist Salon Damond Howard The artist salon series features gallery talks about a wide range of subjects topics and disciplines Noon Cost Free with membership or admission Learn More Fri 12 February 2016 Talks and Tours REMIX Spark Tour The CMA is offering quick 30 minute Spark Tours of featured exhibitions 2 00 p m Cost Free with membership or admission Learn More Art School Summer Camp Families Educators School Programs Community Outreach Group Tours About Face Multimedia Tours Sat 13 February 2016 For Families Sweet on CMA Come have a lovely time at the fourth annual Sweet on CMA family fun event Noon 3 00 p m Cost Free Learn More Sun 14 February 2016 For Families Passport to Art Puppy Love This free drop in studio program for families

    Original URL path: http://www.columbiamuseum.org/cma_stories/alchemy-art (2016-02-12)
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  • Columbia Museum of Art
    Sponsor Volunteer Give the Gift of Art About Mission and History FAQ Work at CMA CMA Stories Newsroom About the CMA Press Kits News Board of Trustees Collections Magazine Contact Who to Call Rights and Reproductions Staff Directory Rent Donate Directions and Parking Guidelines Accessibility About Columbia CMA Shop CMA On the Road Group Tours 11 00a m 5 00p m See full list of Museum Hours Visit 1515 Main Street Columbia SC 29201 Write P O Box 2068 Columbia SC 29202 Information 803 799 2810 Museum Shop 803 343 2159 Group Tours 803 343 2163 Membership 803 343 2198 REMIX Spoken All Exhibitions Kress Collection American Asian European Modern and Contemporary Vogel Collection All Events CMA Chamber Music on Main CMA Jazz on Main Arts Draughts Talks and Tours Columbia Design League Events Contemporaries Events Friends of African American Art Culture Events CMA Gala Fri 12 February 2016 Talks and Tours Artist Salon Damond Howard The artist salon series features gallery talks about a wide range of subjects topics and disciplines Noon Cost Free with membership or admission Learn More Fri 12 February 2016 Talks and Tours REMIX Spark Tour The CMA is offering quick 30 minute Spark Tours of featured exhibitions 2 00 p m Cost Free with membership or admission Learn More Art School Summer Camp Families Educators School Programs Community Outreach Group Tours About Face Multimedia Tours Sat 13 February 2016 For Families Sweet on CMA Come have a lovely time at the fourth annual Sweet on CMA family fun event Noon 3 00 p m Cost Free Learn More Sun 14 February 2016 For Families Passport to Art Puppy Love This free drop in studio program for families features thematic hands on art projects and a family tour Valentine s Day is all about love

    Original URL path: http://www.columbiamuseum.org/cma_stories/thank-you (2016-02-12)
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  • Columbia Museum of Art
    Membership FAQs Donate Annual Fund Planned Giving Donate Art Gallery Donors Other Ways to Give Sponsor Volunteer Give the Gift of Art About Mission and History FAQ Work at CMA CMA Stories Newsroom About the CMA Press Kits News Board of Trustees Collections Magazine Contact Who to Call Rights and Reproductions Staff Directory Rent Donate Directions and Parking Guidelines Accessibility About Columbia CMA Shop CMA On the Road Group Tours 11 00a m 5 00p m See full list of Museum Hours Visit 1515 Main Street Columbia SC 29201 Write P O Box 2068 Columbia SC 29202 Information 803 799 2810 Museum Shop 803 343 2159 Group Tours 803 343 2163 Membership 803 343 2198 REMIX Spoken All Exhibitions Kress Collection American Asian European Modern and Contemporary Vogel Collection All Events CMA Chamber Music on Main CMA Jazz on Main Arts Draughts Talks and Tours Columbia Design League Events Contemporaries Events Friends of African American Art Culture Events CMA Gala Fri 12 February 2016 Talks and Tours Artist Salon Damond Howard The artist salon series features gallery talks about a wide range of subjects topics and disciplines Noon Cost Free with membership or admission Learn More Fri 12 February 2016 Talks and Tours REMIX Spark Tour The CMA is offering quick 30 minute Spark Tours of featured exhibitions 2 00 p m Cost Free with membership or admission Learn More Art School Summer Camp Families Educators School Programs Community Outreach Group Tours About Face Multimedia Tours Sat 13 February 2016 For Families Sweet on CMA Come have a lovely time at the fourth annual Sweet on CMA family fun event Noon 3 00 p m Cost Free Learn More Sun 14 February 2016 For Families Passport to Art Puppy Love This free drop in studio program for families features thematic

    Original URL path: http://www.columbiamuseum.org/cma_stories/origami (2016-02-12)
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  • Columbia Museum of Art
    wide range of subjects topics and disciplines Noon Cost Free with membership or admission Learn More Fri 12 February 2016 Talks and Tours REMIX Spark Tour The CMA is offering quick 30 minute Spark Tours of featured exhibitions 2 00 p m Cost Free with membership or admission Learn More Art School Summer Camp Families Educators School Programs Community Outreach Group Tours About Face Multimedia Tours Sat 13 February 2016 For Families Sweet on CMA Come have a lovely time at the fourth annual Sweet on CMA family fun event Noon 3 00 p m Cost Free Learn More Sun 14 February 2016 For Families Passport to Art Puppy Love This free drop in studio program for families features thematic hands on art projects and a family tour Valentine s Day is all about love Noon 3 00 p m Cost Free Learn More Become a Member Donate Sponsor Volunteer Give the Gift of Art Support the Museum Your gift helps the museum achieve its mission to engage the mind and enrich the spirit Make a Donation Become a Member Join today engage your mind and enrich your spirit with the benefits and rewards of being a member of the Columbia Museum of Art Join the CMA Back to CMA Stories Group Tours Go Beneath the Surface November 13 2015 With a docent led tour experience at the CMA adult visitors gain valuable insight into the museum s collection and exciting featured exhibitions Ever wonder how a Renaissance artist made gilded altar panels or how Monet completed his en plein air masterpieces A group tour can answer these and other questions while offering an engaging alternative to walking through the galleries alone Tours offer adults lifelong learning opportunities for pleasure and personal growth Patrons in groups of 10 or more can obtain a better understanding of art with a private docent led tour Docents go beyond the wall text and challenge visitors to explore an object s meaning and relate art to experiences and memories on an individual level When a patron has a personal connection to art it makes the visit more impactful Visitors not only learn new things from the well trained docents but are empowered to discuss and consider art in their own words Docent led tours of the special exhibitions bring art to life for CMA visitors and shed light on more obscure artists and topics I have received several comments about how helpful Katie the docent was in helping our members understand and appreciate art that might not have impressed them if they had just seen it on their own says Joan Van Leuven from the Shepherd s Center of St Andrews about a tour of a lesser known artist s work A visitor can also learn about the process in which the museum acquires pieces or receives loans In some cases docents can give background information on the art installation These extra details are part of what makes guided tours at the CMA exceptional

    Original URL path: http://www.columbiamuseum.org/cma_stories/group-tours-go-beneath-surface (2016-02-12)
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  • Columbia Museum of Art
    REMIX Spark Tour The CMA is offering quick 30 minute Spark Tours of featured exhibitions 2 00 p m Cost Free with membership or admission Learn More Art School Summer Camp Families Educators School Programs Community Outreach Group Tours About Face Multimedia Tours Sat 13 February 2016 For Families Sweet on CMA Come have a lovely time at the fourth annual Sweet on CMA family fun event Noon 3 00 p m Cost Free Learn More Sun 14 February 2016 For Families Passport to Art Puppy Love This free drop in studio program for families features thematic hands on art projects and a family tour Valentine s Day is all about love Noon 3 00 p m Cost Free Learn More Become a Member Donate Sponsor Volunteer Give the Gift of Art Support the Museum Your gift helps the museum achieve its mission to engage the mind and enrich the spirit Make a Donation Become a Member Join today engage your mind and enrich your spirit with the benefits and rewards of being a member of the Columbia Museum of Art Join the CMA Back to CMA Stories Learning Visual Language November 13 2015 Kerry Kuhlkin Hornsby director of education and engagement Working in museum education and teaching kindergarten for 20 years has given me a unique perspective into how young children learn and take in information In one word it would be visually From cave paintings to flashcards with pictures of colors and shapes humans have always been visual learners Even in the Renaissance literate and non literate people alike could understand art through visual language In most learning environments emphasis shifts from the visual to the textual and the first way we learned is put aside We are constantly inundated with images in the digital age yet our society does not teach how to read and interpret the images around us About two years ago the education staff here at the CMA started looking into how we could incorporate teaching visual language as part of our philosophy to encourage lifelong learning in programs accessible to all age groups We realized the need for a comprehensive model for implementing visual language in our tours and programs in a fun and engaging way We found the necessary tools in Visual Thinking Strategies VTS With VTS rather than simply being told about a work of art you explore it as a group You form ideas about the piece naturally informed by what you see in the artwork while also building on the interpretations of your peers In September four staff members from the CMA Education and Engagement Department travelled to New York to attend a two day practicum on VTS at the Brooklyn Museum of Art one of the best community and audience centered museums in the nation Through this training we learned how to use art to teach observation thinking and communication skills as well as facilitate meaningful discussions about art with our visitors In New York we gained new

    Original URL path: http://www.columbiamuseum.org/cma_stories/learning-visual-language (2016-02-12)
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