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Making Waves

Making Waves

WHY PASTEL ARTIST BETH WILLIAMS IS ONE TO WATCH AT THIS YEAR'S PICCOLO SPOLETO OUTDOOR EXHIBITION by Sarah Miller What’s so striking about Beth Williams' artwork is the movement. One can almost feel the salt spray misting their sun-kissed face as ...
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Call for Artist—And Collectors

Call for Artist—And Collectors

A WES ANDERSON KIND OF SUMMER Charleston Music Hall is hosting a Summer of Wes film series, showcasing the director’s eight films each week from June through August, and opening its gallery space to display works that will be for sale ...
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Palate to Palette

Palate to Palette

by Sarah Miller “With the upcoming opening of The Vendue’s new restaurant, Revival, the timing seemed right to combine two of Charleston’s strongest offerings, art and food, for our next major exhibition,” explains The Vendue’s art director Emily Rigsby. Inviting a diverse group of artists whose styles and mediums span the art ...
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How Art Saved A Small Southern Town

How Art Saved A Small Southern Town

by Matt Dobie Real estate broker Karon Epps has lived in Lake City, SC her entire life. “Our parents would tell us stories about Lake City long years ago,” she says, “where the Bean Market was the largest in the world ...
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Arts Festival Round Up

Arts Festival Round Up

by Katie Kerns Geer Sculpture and film fests and operas...Navigate this year's crop of arts festivals in the Carolinas and Georgia with the Art Mag as your co-pilot. Here in the Southeast, spring brings bountiful azaleas and barbecues and a burning urge ...
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Emerging Designer Competition

Emerging Designer Competition

AND THE WINNER IS... by Emily Reyna Winner of the Emerging Designer Competition at Charleston Fashion Week, Tygerian Burke was dubbed a young Marc Jacobs and compared to Gucci by Fern Mallis, creator of New York Fashion Week. In Burke’s collection, you are the best version of yourself, and she illustrated it with ...
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A Guide for this Season’s Wearable Art

A Guide for this Season’s Wearable Art

Spring 2018 – Charleston Designers Share their Inspirations, Purpose, and—Since It's The Festival Issue—Their Favorite Festival by Emily Reyna KATIE WALTERS of FRANCIS + BENEDICT Inspiration Our spring collection was designed and inspired by our advocates, who are a group of women that host pop-up ...
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