OPEN TODAY 10-5pm CAFÉ 10-5pm
OPEN

NEWS

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…

READ MORE

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…

READ MORE
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…

READ MORE

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…

READ MORE
Cane Bay Elementary third-graders react to a Kandinsky painting

EducationKids at the GibbesPrograms

Students take over the Gibbes

This holiday season, we are amazed at the number of school groups coming through the Gibbes to learn from works in the permanent collection as well as the big draw:…

READ MORE
Forward Together, 1997, by Jacob Lawrence;

ExhibitionsPress Releases

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…

READ MORE
Boone Hall Plantation, ca. 1925, by Edwin Harleston

GeneralPermanent Collection

Art Sparks Grateful Memories

In October, Lasley Steever, the Gibbes Museum’s director of adult programs and digital engagement, and also my (wonderful) internship supervisor, asked me to write a blog in honor of the…

READ MORE
Giving Tuesday

Press ReleasesRenovation Plans

Two Ways to Give Forward with the Gibbes on #GivingTuesday

The Gibbes is excited to participate in #GivingTuesday this year on November 29, 2016, and we invite you to join us! #GivingTuesday is a global movement that kicks off the…

READ MORE
Gibbes Women's Council Museum Store

Museum Store

Local Designers featured in the Gibbes Museum Store

Our customers often ask if products we sell at the Museum Store are made locally and are disappointed when they are not. After receiving feedback from both out-of-town patrons and…

READ MORE
The CSO string quartet performs chamber music at the Gibbes.

EducationEventsPrograms

Music at the Museum

The Gibbes Museum is open until 8pm on Wednesday nights and offers activities for a variety of ages and interests. From art classes to gallery tours, lectures to concerts, there’s…

READ MORE