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Gibbes Museum of Art

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

June 2018
Our taste-and-tell guide to some of the latest food-and-beverage openings in Charleston

May 2018
Charleston’s growth has been a boon for, and in part driven by, its creative community. The return of festival season...

January 2018
The scoop on Charleston Wedding WeekTM presented by Diamonds Direct and Henri Daussi—produced by our sister magazine,...

January 2018
They’re affixed to structures throughout the Historic District and beyond: circular plaques mingling English and Latin...

December 2017
What will you be giving your true loves this holiday season? We used the old English carol as inspiration for a variety...

November 2017
Meet a pair of philanthropists making a big impact in their adopted home city

July 2017
The Charleston native pulls out all the stops for business events as well as when entertaining at home

June 2017
Summer Guide 2017

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