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Spartanburg, SC  29301
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            WEST MAIN ARTISTS CO-OP        


WMAC Upcoming Art Exhibitions & Press Releases

The Co-op provides affordable studio space and exhibition space for local artists.  Locally made art is for sale in the Gallery Shop and the galleries.  The Co-op also participates in Spartanburg Art Walk.  West Main Artists Co-op is a nonprofit organization, funded in part by the City of Spartanburg and the South Carolina Arts Commission which receives support from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Mac Boggs: A Retrospective

Mac Boggs
May 2 - May 31, 2018

The late Mayo “Mac” Boggs was one of Spartanburg’s most celebrated artists. This retrospective exhibit includes many abstract and non-representational metal and bronze sculptures, for which he is most known. The exhibit also has marble constructions, paintings, computer graphics, prints, photographs of commissioned art, sketches of proposed sculpture, awards, newspaper articles, models of proposals, and letters from students and colleagues.

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A Southerner Abroad

Elizabeth Bagwell
May 17 - June 16, 2018

Abstract expressionist artist Elizabeth Bagwell's latest collection of work is a vibrant mix of 40-plus paintings on canvas, paper, and metal based on the energy and movement drawn from vintage photographs of Paris, France, from the late 1930s to early 1940s.

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All Things Great and Small

Patrick DeCrane
May 17 - June 16, 2018

Artist Patrick DeCrane's watercolor renditions of God’s creatures, animals of all shapes, sizes, and attractions, form an exhibit both calming and intense through the use of subject matter and saturated color.

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Upcoming Main Venue Exhibitions for 2018

Jeremy Kemp (Title to be decided)

(Abstract graphic forms on metal) June 5th – 29th the gallery reception is on Thursday, June 21st


Plein Air Paint-out Group Exhibition (Jessica Barns, Doris Turner, Shannon Patrick, Doris Turner, AK McMillan, Cynthia Link) (Title to be decided)

July 3rd – 27th Gallery reception is on Thursday July 19th


Mike Massengale (Title to be decided)

(Illustration mixed media interactive graphics media video) August 7th – 31st

1st – 31st Gallery reception is on the Thursday, June 16th


Monta Anthony, Ann Richards Crenshaw, Karen White and Buck Brandt (Title to be decided)

(Oil/acrylic on canvas) September 4th – 29th Gallery reception is on the 20th


Annette Giaco & Beth Regula (Title to be decided)

Mixed media installations works on canvas October 2nd – 31st Gallery receptions to be scheduled at a later date.

November – West Main Artist Co-op all Members Show "Open Doors 2"

Gallery reception is on Thursday November 15th


December – West Main Artist Co-op all Members Show "Open Doors 2"

Gallery reception is on Thursday December 20th


Upcoming 2018 Exhibitions


JUN - Melissa McEllhiney: Ceramics

JUL - Garry Turpin

AUG - Nancy K: Oils & Nancy W: Ceramics

SEP - Dave Sawyer: Ceramics

OCT - John Lever and Others


JUN - Eugene Johnson: Photography

JUL - Maddartist Gilliam: Acrylics

AUG - Joan Wheatley: Miniatures

SEP - Kaydee Hughes: Photography

OCT - John Lever and Others