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May 2020
The Black House shines a spotlight on contemporary art and architecture

April 2020
The Cocktail Bandits engage the hospitality industry in spirited discussions about diversity

February 2020
One local businesswoman’s ambitious dating challenge

October 2019

July 2019
Katherine Dunlap finds inspiration in old photos

May 2019
Michele Seekings' Spire Art Services helps collectors care for their priceless works

December 2018
Park Circle’s Ink Meets Paper designed a company around the power (and heart) of the handwritten note

December 2018
John Duckworth creates to help others open their eyes

October 2018
With major projects underway involving public green spaces—from the West Ashley Greenway and Bikeway to the peninsula’s...

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...

April 2018
Take a peek into Julia Deckman’s vibrant world 

June 2017
Summer Guide 2017

May 2017
The latest news in fashion and shopping around Charleston

May 2017
This month, the 14-year-old Redux Contemporary Art Center leaves behind its St. Philip Street digs for a bigger, better...

May 2017
Activism, art, and a flood of urgency inform and awaken the work of Mary Edna Fraser

April 2016
We caught up with the local painter—and new mom—to learn about her latest creations and collaborations, plus her...

March 2016
A fledgling nonprofit engages adults with special needs in activities centered around healthy living and creative self-...

March 2016
Painter Raven Roxanne Wilson on her latest work, including a line of scarves, and upcoming move to the Cigar Factory

June 2015
Hearts & Plugs incubates Charleston’s next musical standouts

January 2015
The subtropical Lowcountry climate isn’t ideal for growing grapes, but that hasn’t stopped a recent surge in wine...

July 2014
The Charleston Fine Art Dealers’ Association puts paint on school palettes 

May 2014
The renovation of her 1960s tri-level leads artist Sally Bennett, and her family, down a new path  

April 2014
Have limited space in your yard? Tired of the same old terra cotta pots? Garden editor Joan McDonald teaches us how to...

Find out what’s shaking at the second annual Charleston Dance Festival  

October 2013
The first time you visit Craftsmen, you’ll need to take a tour. Head to the back—that’s the best way I know to direct...

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

March 2013
Elim Bolt serves up “nostalgic pop” with debut EP Nude South