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Gibbes Museum of Art

October 2017
Fun and colorful finds for the new season

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...

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...

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

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”

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

February 2014
Justina Lasley has devoted 20-plus years to helping people seek out the answers they’re sleeping through

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

November 2013
Putting heart, soul, and a whole lot of can-do spirit into local giving

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

May 2012
Mary Whyte’s portrait of former crabber and oysterman Algernon Varn graced the cover of our February 2011 issue. That...

January 2012
As the Gibbes Museum of Art mounts a retrospective exhibition of artist Alfred Hutty's works—some 65 paintings,...

January 2012
 Find historically inspired accessories at local museums and institutions

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...

July 2010
Dusting off some Charleston favorites

June 2010
Map out more intriguing interiors with items from afar