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Category: October 2010 | Gibbes Museum of Art

ExhibitionsPermanent Collection

Face Lift: Caption This!Week Eight: Character Study

Ichikawa Danjuro VI as Arakawa Taro and Design for a Mask Halloween is just around the corner. These works of art capture the theme of costume and disguise. Ghosts and…

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Poets in Schools Find Inspiration at the Gibbes

Poets in Schools students from Burke High School visit the Gibbes Museum. Last year, 50 students from Burke High School, many of whom had never been to the Gibbes or…

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Face Lift: Caption This!Week Seven: The TaTa Sisterhood

Iaida and Nude Woman and Vase of Flowers: Miss Thompson In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness month, we propose this pair of nudes from our Face Lift exhibition: on…

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Face Lift: Caption This!Week Six: I Spy

Academy Self Portrait by Prentiss Taylor (L) and

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Toddler Tuesdays: A Parent's Perspective

Danielle Zorn (center) and her daughter, Kylie, paint fall leaves during Toddler Tuesdays. If you come to my house on a typical morning you will probably find me asking my…

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Face Lift: Caption This!Week Five: Me and My Shadow

Untitled, by Otto Neumann (L) and Jane Allen, by Marguerite Miller (R) Week Five’s comparison shows two very different styles of portraiture, but the juxtaposition of the images makes it…

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Toddler Tuesday's: An Art Teacher's Treat

Annette Wanick shares a story during Toddler Tuesdays. Teaching the Gibbes Museum of Art’s Toddler Tuesdays—held weekly at the Charleston Library Society—has become one of my favorite things to do….

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