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July 2018
Charles Duell steps down after nearly 50 years at Middleton Place’s helm

May 2018
Contemporary artist William Halsey nurtured the city as an educator for more than 40 years. 

April 2018
With help from Caribbean-influenced designer Allison Elebash, Kirk and Tara King turned an 1890s Sullivan’s Island...

April 2018
Take a peek into Julia Deckman’s vibrant world 

February 2018
Wildlife and sporting artist Peggy Watkins explains why she begins every painting with the same soulful feature 

January 2018
Samuel F. B. Morse (yes, that Morse) was once Charleston’s most fashionable portraitist

November 2017
Charleston’s craft breweries are more than just beer production sites—they’re hangout destinations. We sampled the suds...

February 2017
Every day is dish duty for ceramicist Grace Jennings

June 2017
Summer Guide 2017

May 2017
Activism, art, and a flood of urgency inform and awaken the work of Mary Edna Fraser

May 2017
Local gallery owner Ann Long Merck’s meticulously preserved and classically appointed pre-Revolutionary residence is a...

May 2017
Charles Gaines’s mathematically based grids reject the idea that art must be a function of personal expression

January 2017
Behind a stately colonial façade, an Old Village residence overflows with color, pattern, and texture

January 2017
Inside West Ashley’s burgeoning creative hub, Fabulon

December 2016
Thousands flock to Charleston’s Chanukah in the Square

November 2016
710 King St. (843) 531-6868 www.littlejackstavern.com

September 2016
Rarely viewed and never-before-seen works by Alice Ravenel Huger Smith, aka “Cousin Alice,” will be reunited at...

September 2016
Meet one of Charleston's newest acclaimed chefs, Damon Wise

With help from designer Cortney Bishop, a pair of Chicago transplants bring low-maintenance sophistication to a South...

July 2016
Shannon Brown Wood’s serene paintings reflect the Lowcountry landscapes she’s known all her life

July 2016
Melissa Lenox, an interior designer and longtime California girl, brings a dose of West Coast style to her new home on...

June 2016
Time heals, or so they say. But is a year long enough to begin to close deep wounds exposed by the Mother Emanuel...

June 2016
As a whole, South Carolinians (and plenty of vacationers who fall in love with this place) adore our state flag. We...

May 2016
Last fall, the former Garden...

May 2016
Artist Jonathan Green brings a colorful dose of African cultural authenticity to the Spoleto stage

May 2016
Plein-air painter West Fraser’s new book captures the love of his Lowcountry homeland and its magnificent light

A Mount Pleasant family moves to the Caribbean and back again—and, in the process, refines their approach to outdoor...

March 2016
492 King St. (843) 203-6338 492king.com

March 2016
Painter Raven Roxanne Wilson on her latest work, including a line of scarves, and upcoming move to the Cigar Factory

February 2016
Chocolatier Michael Hoffman tends to stay behind the scenes, but his Bitte Chocolate milk and dark chocolate bars are...