Interviews


Art

Elaine Goodman

Elaine has just opened the Elaine Goodman Art Studio and Gallery in the Galleria Shopping Center in the north end of Myrtle Beacj

Vida Miller

Vida owns the Gray Man Gallery in Pawleys Island and has recently organized the Waccamaw Neck Arts Alliance

Rachel Jones

Catching up with Rachel's latest projects

Ginny Lassiter

Ginny owns the Sunset River Marketplace in Calabash, NC and has recently hosted a wonderful watercolor show.

Ally Gore

Ally owns the Ally's Art House in the Inlet Square Mall in Murrells Inlter

Jack Molnar

Jack organized the new Waccamaw Boulevard Gallery in Myrtle Beach

Arielle Fatuova

Arielle is an artist and potter and is the Studio Coordinator at the Linea Pritchard Pottery Studio at the Art Museum of Myrtle Beach

Ashley Arakas

Ashley is a fairly recent grad of CCU and is already an accomplished artist in the area.

Rebecca Zdybel

Rebecca is an artist and teacher and has her studio "Art Myrtle Beach" in the north end of town.

Bryan Rapp

CCU's Bryan is in a multi year project to create the new big Chaticleer statue for CCU

Lorraine Potter Dauphin

Lorri is one of the Main St. 10 at the William Miller Gallery in downtown Myrtle Beach

Linda Ketron

Linda runs a conglomerate powerhouse of Art, Literary and Music offerings based in Litchfield Exchange.

Jim Arendt

The Curator of the Susan Bryant Gallery at CCU take us through the third biennial of CCU's faculty show

Charles Clary

CCU professor Charles discusses his style and inspriation and big win of first place at Art Fields

Mark Hilliard

Mark is perhaps the premier photographer in the region with a career at Kodak and work with National Geographic

Betsy Boyle Harper

Shows at Island Art Gallery, Pawleys Island. Frequently commissioned for portraits.

Barney Slice

Shows and teaches at Island Art Gallery. Also teaches CCU Olli program classes. 65 years painting, over 13,000 students!

Midge Ovenshire

Over the past year, Midge has won 3 Best in Shows at Seacoast Art Gallery and the Rice Museum. She will teach a class at the Island Art Gallery May 26

Tanya Ackerman

Tanya is a premier photographer of all things in the South Strand.

Debanjana Bhattacharjee

Member of "Main St. 10" at Wm Miller Gallery, shows at many other galleries.

Jeff Sturm

Shows and teaches at Seacoast Gallery, Waterway Art Assn., Olli courses.

William Miller

Owns Wm. Miller Gallery & Studio, downtown Myrtle Beach. Hosts frequent shows. Recently had exhibit at Art Museum.

Terry Strawser

Employs wide range of materials to produce very diverse works

Ed and Barbara Streeter

Own Conway Glass. Regular glass blowing demonstrations and classes in Conway. Promoters of Create Conway.

Christine Lizzul

"Girl with a Camera" Shows at Waccamaw Blvd. Gallery and more.

Bruce Chandler

Shows at the Prevost Gallery/Rice Musuem. Long time teacher there.

Jane Woodward

Shows and teaches at The Island Gallery and the Georgetown Art Gallery.

Lynn Monet Bevino

Specialist in Mosaics, glass and beads

Buddy Locklear with Alex Powers

Modern artist and muralist.

Ron Lord

Creates with vintage wood and iron.

Michael Shimoji

Member of Main Street 10. Shows and teaches various places.

Bill Bair

Owner of Studio B, Market Common.

Music

Lisa Mata

Lisa is the founder and head of the Coastal Youth Ballet Theatre, seen here with some of her students.

Dan Francis

Premier accompanist on Grand Strand. Also solo performer, all genres, play by ear. CCU Instructor. Incredible talent.

Jay Rowe

Jay is VP of Public Operations at Brookgreen Gardens and discusses the summer concert line-up.

Matt White

CCU professor Matt White has won a prestigious Guggenheim Award

Tim Koch

Tim is the Music Director and Conductor of the Carolina Master Chorale and gives us its story here.

Ilka Doubek

Ilka is the founder and Creative Director of the Litchfield Dance Academy

Philip Powell

Philip is a concert pianist performing in the area regularly and here discusses CCU's program and facilities

Dan O'Reilly & U.N.I.

Every Friday night at Travinia Restaurant in Market Common

Bobby Rowe and Drew Anthony

Bobby is a classical singer showing a mellower side here with Nashville guitarist Drew

Literary

Moveable Feast

Over 70 prominent local, regional and international authors per year. This event was David Baldacci

Patti Wain Smith

New author of "A letter to a Friend"

Mike Minton

New author of the exciting thriller "Solid Steel Blade"

Nick Mariano

Nick is a local artist turned author now of many interesting fictional books

Dana Ridenour

Dana discusses her second book "Beyond the Cabin"

Alex Powers “Dean” of Myrtle Beach Artists Extended Discussions

Interview with Alex Powers with notes below

Interview with Alex Powers with notes below

“Campbell Soup Can” by Andy Warhol

“Campbell Soup Can” by Andy Warhol

“Impression Sunrise” by Claude Monet

“Impression Sunrise” by Claude Monet

“What is Needed to be a Great Artist?”

“What is Needed to be a Great Artist?”

“Very Attractive”

“Very Attractive”

“Not Faith”

“Not Faith”

“People 10”

“People 10”

Book cover: “Painting People in Watercolor”

Book cover: “Painting People in Watercolor”

“My Favorite Drawing”

“My Favorite Drawing”

“6 Heads” detail

“6 Heads” detail