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Arts Profile

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

June 2018
As The Footlight Players’ new executive director, Brian Porter has a modern plan for Charleston’s oldest theater...

May 2018
How Leigh Webber went from wedding photographer to underwater artist—and what this month’s “Dive In” exhibit is all...

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

March 2018
Talking shop with graphic designer Blake Suárez, an F&B-community fave who works with brands both local and...

February 2018
Wildlife and sporting artist Peggy Watkins explains why she begins every painting with the same soulful feature 

January 2018
Meet sketch comedy duo Nameless Numberhead

December 2017
Miniature artist Ken Hamilton makes a huge deal of tiny things

November 2017
Seth Deitch screenprints limited-edition posters for hot-ticket concerts around the country

October 2017
Conductor, concertmaster, and violinist Yuriy Bekker kicks off Charleston Symphony Orchestra’s Pops series on October...

February 2017
Every day is dish duty for ceramicist Grace Jennings

September 2017
Charleston Stage set designer Nicole Bianco brings stories to life with her three-dimensional creations

August 2017
Sarah Mosteller knits braided steel into sculptures

June 2017
Stephen Wayne and Jeff Querin pack their pint-size theater with musical comedies they both pen and perform in 

May 2017
Charles Gaines’s mathematically based grids reject the idea that art must be a function of personal expression

March 2017
Illustrator Daniel Velasco combines his passion for haute couture with a knack for pen, paint, and pad 

January 2017
Jazz musician Robert Lewis discusses his career as a performer, composer, and educator 

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

October 2016
Sullivan’s Island resident Vincent J. Musi captures the great outdoors and all its wild inhabitants 

September 2016
Chamber Music Charleston’s Sandra Nikolajevs marks the nonprofit’s 10th anniversary with a trip to Carnegie Hall

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

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

May 2016
Listened to a Spoleto Festival USA concert in the last two decades? It’s likely that John Kennedy had a hand in its...

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

April 2016
Speaking with poet, teacher, and Holy City Youth Slam founder Matthew Foley 

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

February 2016
Rose & Twill quilts for a modern generation

February 2016
Multimedia artist Fletcher Williams III on Charleston, what fuels his work, and what’s next for his career  

January 2016
Acclaimed Southern actress Samille Basler has spent two decades in Charleston theaters