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The Gibbes Museum of Art

July 2018
Alex Waggoner paints Charleston’s forgotten spaces in hues that force you to pay attention

May 2018
Charleston’s growth has been a boon for, and in part driven by, its creative community. The return of festival season...

January 2018
The scoop on Charleston Wedding WeekTM presented by Diamonds Direct and Henri Daussi—produced by our sister magazine,...

January 2018
They’re affixed to structures throughout the Historic District and beyond: circular plaques mingling English and Latin...

December 2017
What will you be giving your true loves this holiday season? We used the old English carol as inspiration for a variety...

November 2017
Meet a pair of philanthropists making a big impact in their adopted home city

July 2017
The Charleston native pulls out all the stops for business events as well as when entertaining at home

November 2016
In 1936, modern masterpieces from the collection of Solomon and Irene Guggenheim debuted at the Gibbes

September 2016
Rarely viewed and never-before-seen works by Alice Ravenel Huger Smith, aka “Cousin Alice,” will be reunited at...

November 2015
For prolific artist Richard ''Duke'' Hagerty, a four-decade retrospective of his wild surrealist paintings is just...

September 2015
Gone with the Wind’s Alicia Rhett continues to enliven her hometown’s art community through a generous endowmen

October 2014
The Gibbes is ”on the go”

October 2013
On the banks of the Cooper River lies Magnolia Cemetery, or the Garden of the Dead, where ancient oaks drip moss over...

November 2013
Bringing lavish nonprofit fundraisers to fruition on a shoestring

March 2013
From The Met’s Roman wonders to the Gibbes’ Rotunda, museum designer Jeff Daly recreates our experience of art  

January 2013
Things Every Local Must Experience Whether your bloodline dates back generations or you just moved to town, check out...

October 2012
William McCullough seeks to paint true images of his homeland

September 2012
From dancing children to local notables, sculptor Willard Hirsch helped shape the city

October 2011
The colorful history of America’s trailblazing painter, Henrietta de Beaulieu Dering Johnston

September 2011
For Eva Carter, each big, bold abstract painting is a journey that calls for decision-making, risk-taking, and some...

June 2011
Painter and gallery owner Lese Corrigan makes her life’s work celebrating Charleston

February 2011
They are the hardworking people of both small and large communities who make their livings toiling on the water, in the...

January 2011
This month at New York’s Park Avenue Armory, 70 pieces of Charleston’s past—from centuries-old furniture, paintings,...

December 2010
J. Henry Fair examines environmental destruction through art

August 2010
Art
Charleston is brimming with ways to appreciate our lively local arts scene—not to mention opportunities to make our own...

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

February 2010
Esther and Jim Ferguson’s historic home hosts their collection of masterpieces

Stealth Activist

September 2009