CHARLESTON, S.C. January 25, 2022 – Wild Dunes Resort, a Destination Hotel located on Isle of Palms in South Carolina’s Lowcountry, is pleased to announce Fallon as the new artist in residence at The Gallery at Sweetgrass. Fallon, a Charleston-based painter, has had her art on display at The Gallery at Sweetgrass since its opening in May 2021 and will be the second artist in residence.
“The artist in residence series is a program we are very proud to offer at The Gallery at Sweetgrass and we couldn’t be happier to host Fallon to kick off the new year,” says Gallery Manager Cynthia Miles. “Admirers of Fallon can often find her outside near the Lowcountry’s marshes and beaches, so Wild Dunes Resort is the perfect setting for her to draw new inspiration.”
Fallon specializes in oil paintings of landscapes and still life. Fallon is the founder and program director for Field & Flow, a plein air painting retreat, which brings together artists for oil instruction and community building, and she is also a member of the American Impressionist Society and American Women Artists. Her work hangs in various private collections across the state, and she recently obtained her first corporate collector, MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital. Fallon’s studio is located just north of Shem Creek in Mt Pleasant.
The Gallery at Sweetgrass will host Fallon and Friends reception on Saturday, February 26th from 5:00 - 7:00 pm, and welcomes all to visit Fallon during her weekly studio hours starting in February. Additional information and images of Fallon’s work can be found on The Gallery at Sweetgrass’ website, TheGalleryAtSweetgrass.com.
About The Gallery at Sweetgrass
The Gallery at Sweetgrass is Isle of Palms’ first fine art gallery, nestled into the Sweetgrass Plaza at the Wild Dunes Resort. The Gallery currently showcases 22 regionally and nationally recognized artists that have created pieces celebrating the beauty, color and tranquility of our coastal locale. Works range from oil-painted landscapes, seascapes and streetscapes to impressionist and abstract views. In addition, the Gallery offers serene fine art photography, prints and creative pottery. The Gallery at Sweetgrass hosts an artist-in-residence program, with featured artists who create and paint in the Gallery while sharing their artistic passion with the Isle of Palms community and resort guests.
About Wild Dunes Resort, A Destination by Hyatt Hotel
Nestled on the northern tip of Isle of Palms, a lush barrier island off the coast of South Carolina, Wild Dunes Resort occupies 1,600 acres of oceanfront paradise with a variety of accommodation options, including the AAA Four-Diamond Rated Boardwalk Inn, Sweetgrass Residences, private condos, luxury home vacation rentals and its new 153-room Sweetgrass Inn. Wild Dunes Resort, located just 30 minutes from the charm and grace of historic downtown Charleston, will be the largest resort of its kind in the region with the addition of Sweetgrass Inn, offering groups of up to 650 people the chance to enjoy a Lowcountry getaway. With year-round championship golf, nationally ranked tennis, award-winning recreation, spa services and restaurant options, Wild Dunes Resort has been distinguished by many publications and associations as a top destination for families, golfers, tennis lovers and meeting and event planners. Visit Wild Dunes Resort online on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.
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