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Arts Profile

May 2014
Nationally lauded poet Richard Garcia celebrates his new book’s debut at Piccolo Spoleto

April 2014
Catch up with guitarist Lee Barbour, who creates surf jazz, gypsy swing, and more

March 2014
Janine McCabe conjures theatrical characters through costume design 

February 2014
Natural-world inspiration is at the heart of all Becca Barnet’s creations—from taxidermy to site-specific installations.

January 2014
Sharing a laugh with comedian Dusty Slay before this month’s Charleston Comedy Festival     

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

November 2013
All the Holy City’s a stage for modern dance choreographer Kristin Alexander

August 2013
Joy Vandervort-Cobb lights up local stages with her powerful presence and punchy wit

July 2013
After years away from the easel, Marissa Vogl embraces her strong and colorful style

June 2013
Musician Carl Bright has devoted his career to composing and directing gospel music.

May 2013
Carl Palazzolo’s annual sojourn to a Charleston garden inspires watercolor works

May 2013
Get big laughs from teen improv comedians

Five artists who are making their mark on the Holy City

April 2013
Justin Walling creates custom glasswork for homes and businesses around the globe

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

March 2013
Brackish Bow Ties makes its mark with handsome, handcrafted accessories

March 2013
Lulie Wallace’s creative industry blooms from vibrant floral paintings to cheery textiles

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

January 2013
From the Lowcountry’s Pour House to Tokyo’s Orchard Hall, Wando High and College of Charleston grad Cameron Handel is...

December 2012
Charles Ailstock searches for his next artistic passion

November 2012
Karen Weihs turns Carolina landscapes into vibrant abstracts

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

September 2012
Oil painter Charles Williams shares the story behind his latest series

August 2012
Bill Long sculpts salvaged Lowcountry wood into organic modern furnishings

July 2012
Shannon Runquist celebrates the small moments in nostalgic vignettes

June 2012
Teil Duncan’s painting career is off to a luminous start

Photographer John Michiels seeks beauty in the Lowcountry

April 2012
In his successful second career, Fred Jamar paints vibrant and otherworldly pictures of Charleston

March 2012
When Kristy Bishop traded her paintbrush for needle and thread, she unbound the abstract artist within

February 2012
Woodturner Ashley Harwood gives fallen trees a second life as artful bowls, ornaments, and even earrings