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We’re still here!

To our clients, friends and artists, thank you for the calls, emails and posts asking about how we weathered the storm. We are very fortunate to have no flooding here at the gallery and no damage to the structure or the artwork during Hurricane Florence (September 2018). Most of us had to evacuate and are finding our way back to […]

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Gallery to present  ‘Skies of Coastal Carolina’ Sept. 5 – Oct. 6

Sunset River Marketplace, the eclectic art gallery in Calabash, NC, will present works by Rachel Rourke Sunnell in a show titled Skies of Coastal Carolina, which is set to run from Sept. 5 through Oct. 6. Viewers will have an opportunity to meet the artist at the gallery’s Saturday Open House on Sept. 8 from 2 – 5 p.m. Sunnell […]

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Gallery hosts group show, Float Your Boat; extended through Aug. 18

  Sunset River Marketplace, the eclectic art gallery located in Calabash, NC is featuring a group exhibition titled Float Your Boat, which runs from Wednesday, June 20 through Saturday, August 18, 2018. The collection of 20-plus paintings pays homage to the coastal love affair with boats, be they recreational or work-related. Says gallery owner Ginny Lassiter, “We’re located in a […]

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Call for Artists – Farm to Table exhibition – entry deadline Sept. 15

In response to recent artist feedback, we are introducing a new event here at Sunset River Marketplace – one that we hope will engage both artists and visitors to the gallery! It’s a cash prize exhibition titled Farm to Table. We are excited about it and hope you will participate. (Big thank you to oil painter Ruth Cox for the […]

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Cunningham & McCray in two-woman show; reception May 4, 5-7pm

Sunset River Marketplace, the eclectic art gallery in Calabash, NC, will feature Anne  & Ann: Abstracting nature in metal and oils, a dynamic two-woman exhibition of works by Anne Cunningham and Ann Parks McCray. The show opens on Friday, May 4 with an opening reception that evening from 5 to 7 p.m. and runs through Saturday, June 16. According to […]

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Thomas Kelso to speak about his medical thriller at Coffee With the Authors on May 10

Local orthopedic surgeon Thomas Kelso is on our Coffee With the Authors schedule for Thursday, May 10, 2018 from 10 – 11 a.m. The lecture and book signing is free, but seating is limited so reservations are necessary. Click here to hold your spot. Or call the gallery at 910.575.5999. Following is a synopsis of the novel, along with Dr. Kelso’s […]

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Gallery to participate in Woodsong Porch & Art Stroll on April 21

Once again, we’re joining forces with the Village of Woodsong  in Shallot, NC again for this fun event! Stroll from porch to porch under a canopy of oaks, shopping for art, pottery, jewelry, prints, and more by local artists and artisans from Sunset River Marketplace. So mark your calendars for Saturday, April 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There […]

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Anne & Ann reception May 4, 5 – 7 p.m.

We’re so looking forward to anne & ann, our exhibition showcasing works by Anne Cunningham and Ann Parks McCray. Here’s a hint of what’s to come: Anne Cunningham and Ann Parks McCray often unknowingly mirror each other’s art. It’s only after a studio visit or glimpse of a Facebook photo that they realize they’ve done it again. These two beach […]

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Gallery to feature Mark Hilliard’s new B&W exhibition; reception March 17

Sunset River Marketplace art gallery in Calabash, NC is set to feature works by photographer Mark Hilliard from March 15 – April 28, 2018. A reception, which is open to the public at no charge, will be held Saturday, March 17 from 1 to 4 p.m. Hilliard’s exhibition is titled 50 Shades of Grey – The Purity of Black & White. […]

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