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Arts Profile

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

February 2016
Rose & Twill quilts for a modern generation

February 2016
Multimedia artist Fletcher Williams III on Charleston, what fuels his work, and what’s next for his career  

January 2016
Acclaimed Southern actress Samille Basler has spent two decades in Charleston theaters

December 2015
Portraitist Molly B. Right transforms vintage bottle caps into dazzling works of art

November 2015
Attorney-turned-celebrated-conductor Ken Lam takes the helm of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra

September 2014
When professor Marc Regnier isn’t training the next generation of classical guitarists, he’s recording with the greats 

August 2015
In his new multimedia poetry book, Mantra, Marcus Amaker explores his own “truths,” inviting readers to follow suit

July 2015
Using a system of her own invention, Elizabeth Calcote block prints biographically inspired patterns onto silk...

June 2015
Whether creating fine art sculptures or in-demand tableware, Fiorenzo Berardozzi trusts in the beauty of wabi sabi  

May 2015
This month, musical theater sweetheart Mary Fishburne takes the stage in not one, but three local productions

Townsend Davidson looks to “make the mundane fantastic” in oil paintings that invite examination

March 2015
Filmmaker Travis Pearson’s America Street shows at this month’s Terrace Charleston Film Festival

February 2015
This month, choreographer Jonathan Tabbert debuts an innovative new dance company

January 2015
Songstress Leah Suárez, executive director of Jazz Artists of Charleston, begins a big year

December 2014
Sculptor Matt Wilson welds found objects into whimsical creations

November 2014
This month, YA fiction writer Ryan Graudin appears at YALLFest days after releasing a buzzed-about new book 

October 2014
Colour of Music festival founder Lee Pringle works to awaken the nation to black classical music

October 2013
From inspired murals to beautiful beer bottles, Sean Williams is Holy City Brewing’s unofficial painter-in-residence  

September 2014
Karl Beckwith Smith creates murals on canvas for homes and businesses all over town

August 2014
PURE Theatre’s Sharon Graci preps for another season of pushing the envelope

Bette Mueller-Roemer puts decades of ceramics study to work in her vibrant raku pottery

June 2014
Talking hip-hop with dancer, instructor, and choreographer Naquan Villega

May 2013
Julianna Gaillard takes dance to new heights

May 2013
Artist Jarod Charzewski creates intriguing installations from modern consumer society’s castoffs

May 2013
Musician Bill Carson is dedicating his life to the next generation

May 2013
Only four years out of college, Michael Smallwood has already found the role he was born to play

May 2013
A Charleston native channels her creative energy into a genre-defying performing arts series

May 2014
Nationally lauded poet Richard Garcia celebrates his new book’s debut at Piccolo Spoleto

April 2014
Catch up with guitarist Lee Barbour, who creates surf jazz, gypsy swing, and more