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USC students capture voices of residents at Guantanamo

...her students.The group is also gathering artifacts that will be included in their display when the university's McKissick Museum plays host to the main exhibit from Sept. 17 to Dec. 17, Marsh said.The group is bringing the project's traveling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-07/usc-students-capture-voices-r
Artist spotlight: Jay Williams

JAY WILLIAMS JOB: Curator, Morris Museum of Art TIME IN POSITION: Since Aug. 2 PREVIOUS JOB: Curator, McKissick Museum, Columbia, 1995-2004 ARTISTIC INTERESTS: Folk art, American expressionism, photography, film VIEWS ON CURATING...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/30/art_429893.shtml
Arts
Bethune's rich clay inspires potters

...other aspects of the once-thriving Bethune pottery industry, at an exhibit at the University of South Carolina's McKissick Museum through Jan. 18. Pottery in this northern Kershaw County town took off in the 1930s, with the opening of Bethune...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/29/met_396358.shtml
Metro
Exhibit explores relationship between pets and owners

...on display at the University of South Carolina's McKissick Museum through April 22 before traveling to several other...live alone, said Lynn Robertson, director of the McKissick Museum. The exhibit is the first of its kind, she said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/21/art_34452.shtml
Arts
Finding his calling

...call-maker ever to receive the Jean Laney Harris Folk Heritage Award bestowed by the University of South Carolina's McKissick Museum and the South Carolina Arts Commission. He was nominated by the National Wild Turkey Federation, whose Edgefield...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/28/out_341131.shtml
Outdoors
Jug holds clues to mysterious origin

...and form of the lip," he said.Jill Koverman, curator of collections at the University of South Carolina's McKissick Museum in Columbia, said the complete mystery behind the face jugs of Edgefield might never be solved."What were they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-04-08/jug-holds-clues-mysterious-or
Metro
Edgefield District jugs, jars are becoming prized pottery

...to buy Edgefield pieces. Along with works at the High Museum, Edgefield pottery is displayed in museums from the McKissick Museum in Columbia to the Smithsonian Institution. "Major museums and collections buying Edgefield pottery is kind of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/19/liv_405126.shtml
Life & style
Georgia plans to expand hunting season for geese

...call-maker to receive the Jean Laney Harris Folk Heritage Award bestowed by the University of South Carolina's McKissick Museum and the state arts commission. Reach Robert Pavey at (706) 868-1222, Ext. 119 or rpavey@augustachronicle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/16/out_344349.shtml
Outdoors
Area helped mold Southern pottery

...contemporary," Mr. Blaker said. "So we decided to add pieces from our own collection, local collectors and the McKissick Museum (at the University of South Carolina Columbia) to make it larger and give it more historic perspective." The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/15/app_301619.shtml
Applause
Life, art of man named Dave

...now on loan to the University of South Carolina's McKissick Museum -- was made July 27, 1840, and inscribed with...interest from ever-widening circles, according to McKissick Museum guest curator Jill Koverman, whose studies focus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/02/ent_260431.shtml
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