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While we are currently unable to open our physical galleries, there are many ways to engage with the Gibbes. Explore our #MuseumFromHome ideas and offerings on our blog.

CJ Lotz, by Minette Hand

A Rotating Gallery in an Editor’s Historic Charleston Apartment

It’s sort of an unexpected gallery space. Or at least, I didn’t expect it. My one-bedroom apartment in a historic building on Meeting Street lets the light in with nine...

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Central to Their Lives

The Gibbes Museum of Art to Reopen Following COVID-19 Related Closure

CHARLESTON, S.C., May 25, 2020 – The Gibbes Museum of Art will reopen to the public on June 1, after temporarily closing its doors on March 18 due to the...

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Gibbes Museum of Art Fellows Luncheon

Celebrating our Fellows Members and Honoring Susan Smythe

At the Gibbes Museum, we look forward to Memorial Day Weekend and the artistic energy that swells throughout Charleston with the opening of Spoleto Festival USA and Piccolo Spoleto. The...

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Fred Wilson: Afro Kismet

What Might Have Been and What Hopes to Be

Today was to be a celebratory day for the Gibbes Museum. Our much-anticipated exhibition Fred Wilson: Afro Kismet, organized by Wilson and Pace Gallery, New York, was set to open...

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VISITING ARTIST Andrea Hazel Who is Andrea?

Painter

A native of Charleston, SC, Andrea Hazel has been immersed in watercolors since 2001, preserving the beauty and color of the Lowcountry in her paintings.

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Events
Shared_Studios

Shared_Studios

With an aim to create meaningful connections between people separated by distance and difference, Shared_Studios brings communities together in immersive spaces to talk, dance, play, and collaborate a...

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Museums on Us Weekend

Museums on Us Weekend

The Bank of America Museums on Us program offers free admission to more than 220 cultural institutions nationwide during the first full weekend of every month, and the Gibbes Museum of Art is pleased ...

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Summer Camp at the Gibbes, Ages 6-16

Summer Camp at the Gibbes, Ages 6-16

Keeping the safety of our campers, teachers, staff members, and their families at top of mind, we have decided to move forward with in-person camp with smaller camp classes and increased safety measur...

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Story Time with the Gibbes

Story Time with the Gibbes

Join us for Story Time in the galleries in collaboration with the Charleston County Public Library. Families will enjoy stories and songs inspired by temporary exhibitions and works in the permanent c...

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