Insiders Tour of Charleston

Insiders Tour of Charleston
Charleston, SC
October 25-27, 2019
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An exclusive opportunity open to only 20 members of Founders’ Circle. Participants get an inside look into the Charleston art scene with a curated slate of events. Some highlights of the trip will include:

  • A visit to the American College of Building Arts.
  • A visit to Gibbes Museum of Art with a Meet & Greet with Angela Mack, Executive Director, and a curator led tour focusing on their collection of Sweet Grass Baskets.
  • A visit to City Gallery for the Mary Whyte Opening Reception.
  • A customized Gullah Tour with Alphonso Brown to emphasize indigo dying, sweet grass and wrought iron with a specific focus on the work of Philip Simmons.
  • Studio Visits with Mary Edna Fraser (Batik), Kaminer Haislip (Silversmith), a Master Sweet Grass Basket Weaver (Mary Jackson will be unavailable at the time of our tour and has asked us to reschedule an event with her in 2020) and Fletcher Wright III (interdisciplinary).
  • Signature tour of Drayton Hall.
  • Guests will also enjoy meals at Circa 1886, Goat/Sheep/Cow, and a cocktail reception at a private home.

Event Details

Event Date

10-25-2019

10-27-2019

Capacity 15
Individual Price $325.00
Location
Charleston, SC
Charleston, SC, USA
Charleston, SC (click for directions)