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EventsKids at the Gibbes

Jr. League of Charleston Community Day

On September 26th nearly 500 people visited the museum for a day of family fun during our fall Community Day. Sponsored by the Jr. League of Charleston, the day consisted…

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Events

Ancestry and Innovation Preview and Opening Reception

The summer heat was at its height in Charleston, but it was a refreshing, colorful evening at the Gibbes for the preview and opening reception of Ancestry and Innovation. Hosted…

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ExhibitionsRenovation Plans

Welcome!

If you haven’t visited the Gibbes lately, we have big changes in store for you! We recently opened the Welcome Gallery in the front of the museum. This new gallery…

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EducationExhibitions

What does "plantation" mean today?

Maurie McInnis, Director of American Studies and Associate Professor of Art History, University of Virginia   Landscape of Slavery: The Plantation in American Art brings together an astonishing array of…

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Exhibitions

Exhibition Purpose

Angela D. Mack, Executive Director, Gibbes Museum of Art Landscape of Slavery: The Plantation in American Art afforded the opportunity to look at a wide range of images that relate…

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