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ARTSPACE 506 in North Myrtle Beach, SC, Announces Winners of “Small Works 2014”

November 29, 2014

ARTSPACE 506 in North Myrtle Beach, SC, has announced the winners of its “Small Works 2014”, on view through Dec. 20, 2014.

The award winners are:

Best in Show – Bobbie Lawson for “Walking Tall on Perrin’s Path”, Mixed Media on Paper

Second Place – Judy Ellis for “Lake Butte Overlook, Yellowstone”, Mixed Media on Wood

Third Place – Rachel Jones for “Beholding Jubilation”, Oil on Canvas

Honorable Mention – Ron Olive for “Wooden Globe”, Wood Assemblage and Carving

Honorable Mention – Lisa Blayton for “Faces in a Crowd”, Porcelain

Among the Finalists:

Maura Kenny for “Mad Crow”
Elise Moore for “Purple Pop”
Haley Yarborough for “Happy Holi”
Rachel Jones for “Waiting for Play”
Peter Ortel for “The Preacher”
Roswitha Kennedy for “Another World”
Sue Roland for “Southern Miss in Gown”

Alex Powers was the judge for this year’s exhibition. He is an award winning nationally and internationally known artist, writer and teacher. His works are in many public and private collections. His selections will be awarded cash prizes.

We will also recognize a “People’s Choice” Award Winner, decided by voting at the gallery. Voting is open through Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014.

ARTSPACE 506, is located at 506 37th Ave. South, North Myrtle Beach, SC. The Gallery is open Wed.-Sat., 11am-6pm.

For further information call the gallery at 843/273-030399 or visit (


ARTSPACE 506 in North Myrtle Beach, SC, Calls for Entries for Small Works Exhibition – Deadline Nov. 18, 2014

November 12, 2014

ARTSPACE 506, the Grand Strand’s newest art gallery and seminar space, is pleased to present our first annual “Small Works Show,” a special holiday show featuring works of art by established and emerging artists of the coastal Carolinas. The show opens Nov. 20 and runs through Dec. 20, 2014.

With this event ARTSPACE 506 is providing an exhibition opportunity for local artists and opportunities for our patrons to purchase original works of art during the time of year when people are buying holiday gifts. The gallery is waiving commissions on sales during this show and any works sold will net the artist 100% of the proceeds.

The “Small Works Show” features dozens of artists and includes works in every imaginable media. Two-dimensional, three-dimensional and electronic works are included. No work exceeds 12” in any dimension.

Entries will be accepted Nov. 17 and 18, 2014, and must be hand-delivered to the gallery at 506 37th Avenue, South, North Myrtle Beach. Interested artists should contact the gallery or check the link “Small Works Show” on the gallery website for a complete prospectus and additional information.

Alex Powers, an award winning nationally and internationally known artist, writer and teacher will serve as judge for this years exhibition. His selections will be awarded cash prizes. There will also be a “people’s choice” cash award decided by voting at the gallery.

An opening reception is scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014 from 6-9 p.m.  The exhibit continues through Dec. 20, 2014.  The gallery is open Wednesday – Saturday 11am-6pm.

For more information call 842/273-0399 or visit (