The Gibbes Museum of Art

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The Gibbes Museum of Art is home to the foremost collection of American art that incorporates the story of Charleston, SC. The Museum connects the city and region’s artistic past to a vibrant contemporary art scene. This is what we believe.

Mission Statement

The Gibbes Museum enhances lives through art by engaging people of any background and experience with art and artists of enduring quality, by collecting and preserving art that touches Charleston, and by providing opportunities to learn, to discover, to enjoy, and to be inspired by the creative process.