Down to a Fine Art

SEWE curates a collection of fine art from the nation's most talented wildlife painters and sculptors. Explore the SEWE Gallery below to find a new piece of art, learn more about the artists and discover the inspiration behind their work.

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Morning Choir by Julia Rogers

Featured Artist Mark Kelvin Horton is known for his unique paintings of Lowcountry landscapes. Read about the place that inspired him to create SEWE 2021’s Featured Piece.

Art Events

Featured Event
2.17
VIP

Private Preview Afternoon

Purchase your favorite piece of art, before SEWE opens to the public

Featured Event
2.17
VIP

Signature Gala & Sale

A black-tie affair offering a first look at fine art.

Featured Event
2.18
VIP

Private Preview Hour

Purchase your favorite piece of art, before SEWE opens to the public

Featured Event
2.18
General Admission

Quick Draw/Speed Sculpt and Auction

Witness first-hand the imagination, talent and process behind SEWE artists. Watch participating artists paint or sculpt an original piece from start to finish in just one hour. A live auction will be held immediately after for attendees to bid on the one-of-a-kind paintings and sculpture.

Featured Event
2.18
General Admission

Copley Fine Art Auction Winter Sale Preview

The Copley Fine Art Auction Winter Sale Preview will offer the opportunity to view world-class paintings and fine bird carvings.

Featured Event
2.19
General Admission

Copley Fine Art Auction Winter Sale Preview

The Copley Fine Art Auction Winter Sale Preview will offer the opportunity to view world-class paintings and fine bird carvings.

Featured Event
2.19
VIP

Private Preview Hour

Purchase your favorite piece of art. Before SEWE opens to the public, you’ll already have insider access to preview and purchase original art inside the Fine Art Gallery.

Featured Event
2.19
General Admission

Copley Fine Art Auction Winter Sale

The Copley Fine Art Auction Winter Sale will offer the opportunity to view and take home world-class paintings and fine bird carvings.

Art Book

Fine Art First Look

Flip through the SEWE Art Book to get a glimpse of the upcoming show and receive the first chance to purchase new work by SEWE artists.

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Calling All Wildlife Artists

SEWE annually accepts artist applications June 1 through August 31.

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Host an Artist

Our Host an Artist program supports our show's traveling talent by assisting with lodging costs during their stay in Charleston.

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Share Your Work at SEWE

Learn more about the art requirements, jurying process and deadlines for becoming a SEWE artist.

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On the Hunt?

SEWE showcases a vast collection of artwork. Please contact us directly for your specific art needs. We look forward to helping you curate your collection.

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Supporting Public Sculpture

Our public sculpture exhibit at the Mount Pleasant Waterfront Park features pieces inspired by indiginous wildlife.

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Field Notes

News, Education, Artists, Events, Press

2021 Junior Duck Stamp

The 2021-2022 South Carolina Junior Duck Stamp (JDS) art competition results are in. The talent and hard work produced by [...]

Artists, Featured Posts, Artist Spotlight

Spotlight: John Banovich

“I have come to appreciate that ‘less is more.’ I have evolved to a much more refined application of paint [...]

News, Artists, Featured Posts

Mark Kelvin Horton: Look Book

AVAILABLE WORKS BY 2021 FEATURED ARTIST Mark Kelvin Horton is known for his unique paintings of Lowcountry landscapes, representing the [...]

Artists, Press, Fresh off the Easel

2021 Art Book

It is a great honor to release the fifth edition of the SEWE Art Book. This publication has gained momentum [...]

News, Artists, Featured Posts

Onward

THE 2021 FEATURED PAINTING SEWE is proud to name Charleston artist Mark Kelvin Horton as its 2021 Featured Artist. Horton [...]

Artists, FAQ

Artist FAQs

2021 SEWE Artist applications have closed. Artist Application – The online artist application for SEWE 2021 will be open June 1 [...]

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