26, 2013 Robert Lyon receives S.C. Arts Commission Artist Craft Fellowship
The South Carolina Arts Commission Board has awarded Individual Artist Fellowships to four South Carolina artists in the categories of visual arts, craft, media production and media screenwriting. Each artist receives $5,000.
This year’s fellows:
Visual Arts: James Arendt, Horry County
Craft: Robert Lyon, Richland County
Media Production: Jeff Sumerel, Greenville County
Media Screenwriting: Herbert “Robbie” Robertson, Richland County
“It is rewarding to honor the work of successful artists, who are central to the creative industries in our state. Their accomplishments inspire other creative individuals and entrepreneurs, and they serve as positive examples of our state’s culture and thriving arts community,” said S.C. Arts Commission Executive Director Ken May.