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Category: Exhibitions Archives | Gibbes Museum of Art

CSO Music Director Ken Lam with the Charleston Symphony Orchestra.

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Our mission at the Charleston Symphony Orchestra is to inspire and engage our community through musical performances. While many of our concerts are performed at the Gaillard Center, we often…

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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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Charleston Skyline by Hunter McRae, NY Times

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

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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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Forward Together, 1997, by Jacob Lawrence;

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The Gibbes Museum of Art Commences New Year with Two Special Exhibitions

Iconic works from artist Jacob Lawrence and Southern painter West Fraser connect visitors with expressive art CHARLESTON, S.C., Nov. 29, 2016 – Each year, the Gibbes Museum of Art presents…

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The curatorial dream team, Tracey Bashkoff, Lauren Hinkson, and Sara Arnold.

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Uncovering the Shared History of the Guggenheim and the Gibbes Museums

After nearly three years of planning, this Saturday Realm of the Spirit: Solomon R. Guggenheim Collection and the Gibbes Museum of Art opens to the public. This long awaited exhibition…

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The Solomon R. Guggenheim Collection at the Gibbes Museum in 1936

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Guggenheim comes to Charleston, Again

It’s easy to understand why my great grandfather, Solomon R. Guggenheim and his wife Irene, were so committed to Charleston and the Lowcountry. Here, Solomon, was able to hunt, fish,…

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Visitors in The Things We Carry exhibition

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Gibbes Museum in the News: July 15 – August 19

The Gibbes was featured in a blog post by Gal Meets Glam (UMV: 408,728), a prominent lifestyle and fashion blogger who featured her recent trip to the Charleston on her…

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Vasily Kandinsky

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Guggenheim Modern Art Exhibition Returns to Charleston, S.C. after 80 Years

Iconic exhibition revisits its original host with masterworks from the Guggenheim collection CHARLESTON, S.C., August 8, 2016 – Charleston is home to many firsts, but it’s a little-known fact that…

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Unraveled by Sonya Clark

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Gibbes Museum in the News: July 5 – 15

“One South Contemporary” included The Things We Carry exhibition at the Gibbes in a recent piece in which the author reflects on her personal experience at the Museum. She praises…

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