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1:33 pm on Monday March 31, 2014

Jail Break music, arts festival returns at the Old City Jail

This year’s edition has been dubbed “Optical Delusions!” and will feature local artists, artisans, dancers, musicians, comedians, food trucks, and more. The Old City Jail will be transformed into an insane funhouse that was inspired by the minds of...
8:28 am on Friday October 4, 2013

In video: All about print making ahead of the 'Art on Paper Fair'

From November 2 to 4, the Gibbes Museum will host an "Art on Paper Fair" local spoken word poet Marcus Amaker put together this video on printmaking, and its relationship to Charleston.  Check it out up top or on YouTube. (A hat tip to the...
4:53 am on Wednesday September 25, 2013

Top picks for this year's MOJA culture festival

MOJA is back, and the Charleston City Paper shares its top picks for the week-and-a-half long fall festival that celebrates African and Caribbean cultures in the Lowcountry.
12:09 pm on Wednesday September 4, 2013

USCB Faculty hosting an art exhibition

Five faculty members in the University of South Carolina Beaufort's Studio Art degree program will present their work at an annual Faculty Art Exhibition beginning Friday at the Sea Islands Center Gallery on Carteret Street. Two of the exhibitors...
3:54 am on Saturday August 3, 2013

Man arrested in snatching Charleston library paintings

57-year-old Robert Wayne Russell has been arrested as police allege that he is the man that took several paintings by Alizey Khan from the gallery in the Charleston Public Library.
11:13 am on Thursday May 16, 2013

Call-to-Artists: 2013 Chalk Under the Oaks

The Italian tradition of street painting dates to the 16th century when artists would travel from town to town for religious festivals and transform the streets and public squares into temporary galleries for their works. ThePawleys Island Festival...
12:01 pm on Tuesday April 30, 2013

Angled Ring: Spoleto Festival unveils its poster for 2013

The Spoleto Festival USA has revealed its poster for the 37th season of the arts festival, "Angled Ring" by New York-based artist Robert Mangold
8:48 am on Tuesday April 30, 2013

Piccolo Spoleto Display at Patriots Point

An artwork exhibit aboard the USS Yorktown at Patriots Point will feature selections inspired by day-to-day operations of the U.S. Coast Guard.  Original paintings in a variety of mediums, including watercolor, oil, chalk and pastel. Open to the...
10:28 am on Friday April 26, 2013

Enough Pie turns 1600 Meeting in to a blank canvas for local artists

Enough Pie has announced its call for artist proposals for Awakening: a one-day art and performance event aimed to breathe new life into 1600 Meeting and usher in an era of arts-driven community collaboration for the upper peninsula. The rooms and...