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Category: May 2010 | Gibbes Museum of Art

Events

Women's Council Celebrates 60 Years

On April 22, the Women’s Council of the Carolina Art Association/Gibbes Museum of Art celebrated 60 years of supporting the museum. The Women’s Council, founded in 1950, celebrated the milestone…

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Exhibitions

New Exhibition Opens on Friday

Stop by the Gibbes on Friday, May 28 to check out our new exhibition JoAnn Verburg: Interruptions. Presented in partnership with Spoleto Festival USA, this exhibition features photographs of the…

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EducationPrograms

Charleston Day Junior Docent Program

Charleston Day School and the Gibbes Museum of Art partnered during the 2009-2010 school year to create a Junior Docent Program under the direction of Middle School Head Andy Willits….

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Events

Take it to the Street Party

Here are a few photos from last month’s fabulous Take it to the Street Party that celebrated the opening of Modern Masters from the Ferguson Collection. For the festive affair…

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EducationExhibitions

Art to Go Exhibition

Today is the opening day of our special Art to Go exhibition, featuring work created by students at Mt. Zion Elementary School. Over the course of the 2009/2010 school year,…

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Artist SpotlightExhibitions

Mary Whyte News Feature

Artist Mary Whyte was featured on the news last night in Columbia. Click here to watch a clip. Whyte’s work is included in the Gibbes permanent collection and will be…

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AwardsEducation

2010 Mary Whyte Art Educator Award

Anne Cimballa, an art teacher for grades 7, 9, and 10 at the Charleston County School of the Arts received the 2010 Mary Whyte Art Educator Award and the $1,000…

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Events

Christo's Visit to Charleston

The Gibbes is still abuzz from Christo’s visit to Charleston last month. The world-renowned artist gave an amazing lecture for a sold-out crowd of over 400 people at Memminger Auditorium…

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Renovation Plans

Future Plans for the Gibbes

In case you missed Adam Parker’s article in Sunday’s Post and Courier, click here to read about renovation plans for the Gibbes Museum of Art, including renderings of new exhibition and education…

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Artist SpotlightAwards

Radcliffe Bailey Wins 2010 Factor Prize for Southern Art

Congratulations are in order for mixed media artist Radcliffe Bailey who was named the 2010 winner of the Factor Prize for Southern Art and received the $10,000 cash prize that…

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