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The 16th annual Jean Claude Roy Art Tour will hold a reception 5:30-8 p.m. Nov. 12.


‘West of the Fields’ 

What: New works by John Hull and Ed Worteck, pairing paintings and photography depicting "a sense of place and man’s intrusion into the landscape."

When: Open Monday-Saturday

Where: Corrigan Gallery, 7 Broad St., downtown Charleston

More Info: 843-722-9868,

Sweetgrass Baskets 

What: Sweetgrass basket artist Angela Stoneworth will answer questions and cover topics related to the art form, including the function, origins and more. Each talk will feature a sweetgrass basket sale and raffle drawing.

When: 10-11:30 a.m. Thursdays

Where: Neema Gallery, 3 Broad St., Suite 100, downtown Charleston

Price: $15-$20

More Info: 843-353-8079,

Curator Tour

What: A member of the curatorial team will lead a tour through the permanent collection of the museum.

When: 2:30-3:30 p.m. Nov. 7

Where: Gibbes Museum of Art, 135 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free for members; included in general museum admission for nonmembers

More Info: 843-722-2706,

City Gallery

What: Members of the Summerville Artist Guild will host a free public reception as part of its 43rd annual judged show, "Dreams and Meditations."

When: 5-7 p.m. Nov. 7

Where: North Charleston City Gallery, 5001 Coliseum Drive

More Info: 843-740-5854,

Art Reception 

What: As part of its Art Initiative series, NV Realty will host an art reception and exhibit featuring local artists Cynthia Hutson and Rick Parker. A portion of art sales will benefit local charities.

When: 5-7 p.m. Nov. 7

Where: NV Realty Group SC, 91 Broad St., downtown Charleston

More Info: 843-352-9088,

Art Show

What: Retrospective art show featuring an exhibit of the last 20 years of work from local artist Tom Potocki (1941-2019), in honor of his being a regular exhibitor with the gallery.

When: 6-8 p.m. Nov. 7

Where: Mitchell Hill Gallery, 438 King St., downtown Charleston

More Info: 843-564-0034,


What: Allison Emmerson of Tulane University will give a lecture entitled "Living with the Dead: Urbanism in the Roman Suburb," presented by the College of Charleston.

When: 7 p.m. Nov. 7

Where: Simons Center, Room 309, 54 St. Philip St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free and open to the public

More Info: 843-953-8285,


Watercolor Workshop

What: Suitable for beginners and those who already know how to paint with watercolors.

When: 11 a.m. Nov. 8 and 15

Where: Waring Senior Center, 2001 Henry Tecklenburg Drive, Charleston

Price: $10 for members; $20 for nonmembers

More Info: 843-402-1990,

Holiday Market

What: Charleston's Holiday Market will feature specialty art, crafts, seasonal items, gourmet foods and more. Children can take photos with Santa.

When: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 8; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 9; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 10

Where: Charleston Area Convention Center, 5000 Coliseum Drive, North Charleston

Price: $8 general; $1 ages 6-12; free for ages 5 and younger

More Info: 843-529-5011,


Franke Fair 

What: Franke will host an art and craft fair, with seasonal items, housewares, homemade baked goods and more.

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 9

Where: Rodenberg Hall, Franke at Seaside, 1885 Rifle Range Road, Mount Pleasant

More Info: 843-375-5011


Artist Guild

What: This meeting of the Mount Pleasant Artist Guild will feature oil painter Mickey Williams as the guest artist, as well as a discussion of upcoming events and exhibitions.

When: 6:30 p.m. Nov. 11

Where: All Saints Lutheran Church, 2107 N. Highway 17, Mount Pleasant

More Info: 843-800-5025,


Artist Reception

What: Opening reception for French expressionist Jean Claude Roy’s new collection, with wine and hors d'oeuvres. An intimate five-course wine dinner and reception with Roy will be held on Nov. 13. See website for details. The exhibition will be on display through November.

When: 5:30-8:30 p.m. Nov. 12

Where: Grand Bohemian Gallery, 55 Wentworth St., downtown Charleston

More Info: 843-724-4130,

Holiday Moments

What: Learn how to use smartphones and tablets to capture precious holiday moments, and then create a digital album or video in the editing labs.

When: 6-7 p.m. Nov. 12

Where: Wando Mount Pleasant Library, 1400 Carolina Park Blvd.

Price: Free

More Info: 843-805-6888,

Whyte Lecture

What: The Charleston Artist Guild will host Mary Whyte as its guest speaker at the November meeting. The gallery is currently exhibiting Whyte's work, "We The People: Portraits of Veterans in America."

When: 6-8 p.m. Nov. 12

Where: City Gallery, 34 Prioleau St., downtown Charleston

More Info: 843-722-2454,

Pecha Kucha

What: The Charleston Arts Festival will present Pecha Kucha Charleston 35, featuring fast-paced presentations from people in the local art community.

When: 7:30-9:30 p.m. Nov. 12

Where: Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St., downtown Charleston

Price: $10

More Info: 843-853-2252,


'Fish and Figure'

What: Reception for Anne Darby Parker’s new exhibit, “Fish and Figure,” a semi-abstract series. The exhibit will run through Nov. 30.

When: 5-8 p.m. Nov. 13

Where: Meyer Vogl Gallery, 122 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

More Info: 843-805-7144,

Fred Wilson 

What: Artist Fred Wilson will be the keynote speaker at the Gibbes Museum of Art's annual Distinguished Lecture Series event. His most recent work, "Afro Kismet," will be on exhibit at the museum in 2020.

When: 6:30 p.m. Nov. 13

Where: Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St., downtown Charleston

Price: $15-$60

More Info: 843-722-2706 x224;