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Mark Sloan

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

August 2015
To commemorate Charleston’s 40th anniversary, we honor 40 influential people and groups whose vision, passion, focus,...

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

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  

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

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
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