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Gibbes Museum Executive Director Angela Mack

EventsRenovation Plans

A Dream Becomes Reality

With just hours to go before the Ribbon-cutting Ceremony and Grand Reopening of the Gibbes Museum, I want to take a moment to thank so many people who have made […]

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Behind the ScenesPermanent CollectionRenovation Plans

Curatorial Perspective: Preparing for the Reopening

While the Gibbes has been under renovation, I am often asked, “What does the staff do while the museum is closed?” Behind the scenes, we are working harder than ever […]

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Behind the Lens: A Photographer’s Account of the Gibbes Museum Renovation

Over a year ago I reached out to the Gibbes Museum of Art requesting to document their current renovation. My original motivation was a curiosity that led to an exploration […]

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Press Releases

The Gibbes Museum of Art to Reopen this Spring after $13.5 Million Renovation

For Immediate Release: Museum looks to past to inspire renewed vision CHARLESTON, SC, January 13, 2016 – After closing for an extensive nearly two-year renovation, the Gibbes Museum of Art, […]

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Behind the ScenesInternsRenovation Plans

Interning at a Closed Museum

When I tell people that I am an intern at the Gibbes Museum of Art, I am often met with a confused look and the question: “How can you intern […]

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Interview with Renovation Project Managers Nick Cameron and Lauren Amos

This post was originally published on our renovation blog. All new renovation-related posts will be included on the Gibbes Museum blog. How did you become involved with this project? Nick […]

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Lighting the Gibbes Museum: Q&A with Anita Jorgensen

This post was originally published on our renovation blog in June 2015. All new renovation-related posts will be included on the Gibbes Museum blog. Anita Jorgensen, IESNA, IALD, LEED, LC […]

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Original Cornerstone of the Gibbes Revealed

This post was originally published on our renovation blog in January 2015. All new renovation-related posts will be included on the Gibbes Museum blog. The momentous Masonic ceremony, performed before […]

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Behind the ScenesRenovation Plans

Lighting the Gibbes Museum, Q&A with Anita Jorgensen

Anita Jorgensen, IESNA, IALD, LEED, LC has been practicing architectural lighting design in New York for over twenty years. Her background in art history and theatrical lighting design brings a […]

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Behind the ScenesRenovation Plans

Q & A with Architect, Joe Schmidt

Evans & Schmidt Architects has designed a wide range of projects since it was established in 1984. The primary focus, however, has remained unchanged over the past twenty-nine years. Evans & […]

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