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Carolina Paroquet (detail), 1935, by Anna Heyward Taylor

Artist SpotlightPermanent Collection

Lost Species Preserved by Artist’s Hand

We recently changed some of the works on display from the permanent collection and one of my favorite pieces is now on view: Anna Heyward Taylor’s Carolina Paroquet. Not only…

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Graffiti in the Garden

Events

Graffiti in the Garden

Tonight, Society 1858 hosts their seventh-annual Winter Party at the Gibbes Museum of Art. The young patrons group has become known for their art-centered celebrations that feature original art, unique…

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Exhibitions

Art Love: A Collector shares her Passion

My favorite way to spend a free day is wandering through the galleries of a Museum, exploring the exhibitions and collections. Whether it’s right here at the Gibbes or when…

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EducationKids at the GibbesPermanent Collection

All-Access Pass to Inspiration and Authentic Art Experiences

“Every child is an artist.” –Picasso I couldn’t agree more with Picasso’s quote, and therefore believe every child should have access to inspiring art in a beautiful, local museum. I…

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Charleston Skyline by Hunter McRae, NY Times

ExhibitionsGeneralGibbes Cafe

Gibbes Museum in the News: January 1 – 13

The Gibbes was featured in The New York Times this week as one of the top places to visit in its “36 Hours in Charleston” piece. The Post and Courier…

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Gibbes Staff

Behind the ScenesGeneral

Setting Goals for 2017

At this time last year, the Gibbes staff had turned the page on 2015 and was staring down the gauntlet of a heavy to-do list in order to reopen the…

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Behind the ScenesGeneralRenovation Plans

Gratitude for the Gibbes

In this season of gratitude, I am thankful for many things. Faith, family, and health are certainly at the top of my list, but each day I also give thanks…

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EducationInternsKids at the Gibbes

A Semester in the Classroom

Interning at the Gibbes Museum of Art this past semester was an amazing opportunity for me. I’m thrilled that I got the chance to work with such great and friendly…

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Autumn Afternoon, Greenwood Lake, 1873, by Jasper Francis Cropsey

ExhibitionsPrograms

Painting a Nation: Hudson River School Landscapes from the Higdon Collection

This winter the Gibbes Museum of Art is exhibiting the magnificent private collection of Charleston residents Ann and Lee Higdon in the exhibition Painting a Nation: Hudson River School Landscapes…

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Press ReleasesRenovation Plans

The Gibbes Museum of Art Opens Café

Café Gibbes brings together local Southern food and art for museumgoers and public CHARLESTON, S.C., Dec. 5, 2016 – Today the Gibbes Museum of Art announced that the grand opening…

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