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Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art

June 2016
School’s out, but that doesn’t mean you can’t develop new hobbies, take your skills to the next level, or get involved...

May 2016
Not sure how to choose among all the Spoleto 2016 offerings? Here, leaders of area arts organizations, plus a couple of...

May 2014
William Halsey, Jasper Johns, and Shepard Fairey: three South Carolina artists from three generations, whose insistence...

May 2013
Artist Jarod Charzewski creates intriguing installations from modern consumer society’s castoffs

May 2013
Musician Bill Carson is dedicating his life to the next generation

The DIG SOUTH festival celebrating innovation and the digital economy returns April 9-13. It’s bringing top presenters...

September 2013
Herb Parker sculpts found objects and natural materials alike into works of art that inspire dialogue

May 2013
For art connoisseurs and longtime collectors Michelle Van Parys and Mark Sloan, true style sets in through time and...

May 2013
Meet Scott Watson, the new leader of the Office of Cultural Affairs, and learn what the regime change means for banking...

April 2013
Leila and Buff Ross transform his childhood home on Sullivan's into an artful melding of past and present  

Karen Ann Myers takes art to the bedroom with thought-provoking contemporary paintings

May 2012
Artist Motoi Yamamoto translates salt—a purification symbol in Japanese culture—into a transcendent installation at the...

November 2011
Interior designer Cortney Bishop turns her love-at-first-sight “impulse buy” into inspired family digs filled with bold...

May 2011
Experts from the College of Charleston weigh in on their picks for 2011 Spoleto

May 2011
A move to the Lowcountry entails the unpacking and rediscovery of an artist’s lifetime of work

May 2010
A sensory exploration of West African masquerade

May 2010
Bolstered by reinvigorated venues, a surge of artists and creative entrepreneurs, and a strengthening reputation as a...

Stealth Activist

October 2009
The Halsey Institute opens its new designed-for-the-future facility

September 2009

May 2009
Longtime collector Terry Fox fills his Stono River condo with eclectic works by favorite artists and friends

May 2009
The skate punk-turned-street artist behind the ubiquitous “Obey Giant” sticker and poster experiment has moved on to...

November 2008
Kristi Ryba explores gender roles using vintage dolls