Ric Standridge with Tavo Ramirez
A native of Greenville, South Carolina, Ric Standridge has left his mark in Upstate South Carolina’s community as the founder of South Carolina Children’s Theatre and as a recruiting director for the S.C. Governor’s School for the Arts. Standridge owns and operates a studio and gallery at the Taylors Mill. His paintings have been exhibited in countless galleries throughout the Southeast, and his works are highly sought after by both private and corporate collectors.
Tavo Ramirez is a founder of Project Lotus and Varia Labs. Project Lotus has been together for over 15 years making music in the Upstate as well across the country. Varia Labs is a local record label designed to produce original music from home-spun local artist and from the South.