Taste of the Arts on Gallery Row to be held Saturday, October 8
Part of the Southern Living Taste of
weekend, this upscale event is a combination of local art and the culinary arts Charleston
The reception at The Art Institute of Charleston will feature world renowned Lowcountry artist, Jonathan Green. Green, whose Gullah influenced work can be found in major museum collections, will be showcasing five brand new pieces valued at up to $7500 each. Participants will then move to
Broad Street where 11 galleries will be displaying their works as well as select pieces from students of The Art Institute of Charleston.
Tickets to the event are $25 and include hors d’oeuvres and white wine. They are available at any of the participating galleries or online at www.CharlestonRestaurantAssociation.com. The Taste of the Arts on Gallery Row is sponsored by The Art Institute of Charleston, Limehouse Produce, Blue Moon and Biltmore Wines. All of the Southern Living Taste of Charleston events are orchestrated by the Charleston Restaurant Association.
Gallery and Restaurant Pairings
Ellis-Nicholson Gallery -
1.5 Broad Street - Muse Restaurant and Wine Bar Featuring: Macedonian artist Daniel Peci in his solo exhibition “Intimate Figure – Shared Vision.”
- Hamlet Art Gallery 7 Broad Street - Amen Street Fish and Raw Bar Featuring: Joyce Hall, Alan Knuff and John Albrecht in the gallery. Visit with them and view their new works.
M Gallery of Fine Art -
11 Broad Street - Coleman Public House Restaurant & Tap Room Featuring: A solo exhibition entitled Figures of Timeless Beauty featuring the work of Bryce Cameron Liston.
27 Broad Street - Saffire Restaurant and Bar at the Marriott Charleston
Edward Dare Gallery -
31 Broad Street - High Cotton Featuring:“Innocence and Grace”, a show of figurative work by Jim Darlington, Sue Foell, Isabel Forbes and Beth McLean. Painter Isabel Forbes will be in the gallery demonstrating her painting techniques.
Mary Martin Gallery - 39 Broad Street - Locklear’s Fine Seafood
Scoop Studios Contemporary Art - 57.5 Broad Street - Leaf Cafe & Bar Featuring: Karen Ann Myers in her solo exhibit, "A Room of Her Own," where the artist continues to explore what it means to be a young woman in contemporary society and investigates the psychological complexity of women through intimate observations in the bedroom."
The Art Institute of
- A branch of The Art Institute of Charleston - Atlanta 24 North Market Street Featuring: World renowned Gullah artist Jonathan Green. Green will be on-site to showcase several new pieces.