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Suzanne Morris, 2013 Show Chair

If you are interested in helping with this year's show or have any question or need further information please contact me.

Suzanne G. Morris, ASMA


Lodging Information for Charleston

AIS has reserved blocks of rooms at five area hotels with special rates on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights, October 3rd, 4th and 5th. Mention you are with the American Impressionist Society when you make your reservations. Here are the hotels and the rates:

                                                                  Day's Inn - Historic District, 155 Meeting St, Charleston SC, 843-722-8411
                     Thursday's rate is $149 and Friday's/Saturday's rate is $189. Reservations must be made by August 30th for these rates. 1 Block from M Gallery.

                                                                  Holiday Inn - Historic District, 125 Calhoun St, Charleston SC, 843-805-7900
                     Thursday's rate is $159 and Friday's/Saturday's rate is $239. Reservations must be made by August 15th for these rates. 2/3 mile from M Gallery.

                                                                  Holiday Inn - Mt. Pleasant: 255 Johnnie Dodds Blvd, Mt Pleasant SC, 800-972-3513
                     $139/night on Wed/Thurs/Friday nights. Special rates valid on reservations made through Sept. 2nd . Located 4.5 miles from M Gallery.

                                                                  Hampton Inn - Mt Pleasant: 255 Sessions Way, Mt Pleasant SC, 843-881-3300
                     Thursday's rate is $ 119 and Friday's rate is $134. Reservations must be made by Sept. 3rd to get these special rates. 5 miles from M Gallery.

                                                                  Holiday Inn Express-Downtown- Ashley River-Charleston: 250 Spring St, Charleston SC, 843-722-4000
            $109/night on Wed/Thursday nights and $189 on Friday night. Special rates valid on reservations made through Sept. 19th . Located 4.5 miles from M Gallery.

2013 AIS SHOW CALENDAR - Mark these dates on your calendar

May 1st (Note: new date)Open for entries at www.juriedartservices.com
June 21 Entry Deadline at www.juriedartservices.com, midnight MST
July 1 Notification of Acceptance & Advertising offers emailed and posted online.
September 18 - 23 Artists ship work out to Gallery
September 23 Artist's work to arrive at Gallery (Gallery begins hanging show). No exceptions made.
September 28 Gallery open with all works hung (or earlier if able)
Thursday Oct 3 Opening reception, 5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Friday Oct 4 Art Walk 5:30-8 pm and Master's Demo
October 30End of show (end of day)
October 31 - November 2Gallery repacks and returns unsold work
December 2 All payments of sold works to AIS and artists mailed out by this date by gallery

Exhibit begins September 28 and ends October 30, 2013.

Kenn Backhaus will teach a workshop,"The Plein Air Landscape: Simplifying and Creating the Concept", Sept 30th-Oct 2nd, $450. For class description, click here. For workshop registration form, click here. For the supply list, click here.

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