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

May 2017
Local gallery owner Ann Long Merck’s meticulously preserved and classically appointed pre-Revolutionary residence is a...

April 2017
The latest news in fashion and shopping around Charleston

March 2017
Following a celebrity-infused F...

February 2017
After a childhood abroad, Suzanne Pollak brings her global style and a penchant for blending classic and quirky pieces...

January 2017
Behind a stately colonial façade, an Old Village residence overflows with color, pattern, and texture

December 2016
The latest news in fashion and shopping around Charleston

December 2016
Timothy Banks illustrates a whimsical world in children’s books, magazines, apps, and more

November 2016
A new album, a new baby, and a new take on some old-as-the-hillbillies rock ’n’ roll truths keep Charleston’s favorite...

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

With help from designer Cortney Bishop, a pair of Chicago transplants bring low-maintenance sophistication to a South...

August 2016
Tina Hirsig creates space for her own artistic practice despite a hectic schedule as wife, mom, and teacher

July 2016
Robert Thomas is on a mission to bring the ancient art of blacksmithing into the 21st century. Just don’t ask him if he...

July 2016
Take refuge from those summer scorchers inside downtown’s newest—and coolest—fitness studios

July 2016
Tapping into the design-minded consumer’s shift toward fewer, higher-quality things, The Commons finds success with its...

July 2016
Shannon Brown Wood’s serene paintings reflect the Lowcountry landscapes she’s known all her life

July 2016
An aerial look at our fragile coastline

June 2016
Time heals, or so they say. But is a year long enough to begin to close deep wounds exposed by the Mother Emanuel...

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...

June 2016
Ahead of its premiere June 4, Carrie Mae Weems discusses her Spoleto Festival USA production  

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

May 2016
Conor Donohue’s songwriting shines in new release Cayenne

May 2016
A novelist from off (but not too far off) visits the Holy City to soak in its character and creative culture

May 2016
Meet the artist behind Romney Urban Garden’s mosaic mural and get her tips for bringing the art form to your own green...

May 2016
Artist Jonathan Green brings a colorful dose of African cultural authenticity to the Spoleto stage

May 2016
The owners of High Wire Distilling Co. imbue a 19th-century single house with soulful folk art  

May 2016
Plein-air painter West Fraser’s new book captures the love of his Lowcountry homeland and its magnificent light

A new exhibit explores the art of wood turning

April 2016
The CSO holds a young musicians’ competition  

April 2016
A Copenhagen native brings Danish charm to a 19th-century manse and its courtyard garden