Exhibition Opening & Reception: “AFRICA: Masks, Music & Motion” opens at the Avery Research Center, Changing Gallery on Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 6:00pm. Through December 20, 2014.
Avery Research Center
The mission of the Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture is to collect, preserve, and promote the unique history and culture of the African diaspora, with emphasis on Charleston and the South Carolina Lowcountry. Avery’s archival collections, museum exhibitions, and public programming reflect these diverse populations as well as the wider African Diaspora. The Avery Research Center is located at 125 Bull Street, Charleston, SC 29424 in the historic Harleston Village. Phone: 843.953.7609.
News & Notes
Exhibition Opening: AFRICA: Masks, Music & Motion
Gullah Storytelling and Sweetgrass Basket Presentation
An Avery Research Center event for CHILDREN of all ages! Saturday, February 22, 2014 .. 12:00pm – 3:00pm FREE and Open to the public.
Public Tours SUSPENDED on Thursday, February 20, 2014
Please note: ALL Avery Research Center PUBLIC TOURS are SUSPENDED on Thursday, February 20, 2014 due to an all-day Charleston School District event. Our normal tour schedule will resume on Friday, February 21, 2014. Thank you, and see you then!
The Avery Research Center Will Be Closed to the Public on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 Due to Inclement Weather. Updates Will Be Posted As Soon As They Are Available.
Due to a winter weather storm and a directive from the Governor’s Office and the state Emergency Management Department, The College of Charleston will be closed on Wednesday, February 12. All classes and events are cancelled for the entire day. Please check the college web page at www.cofc.edu for updates.
Brilliant Reflections: People and Places—The Art of Floyd Gordon
Exhibition Opening/Reception/Book Signing: “Brilliant Reflections: People and Places—The Art of Floyd Gordon opens at the Avery Research Center, Cox Gallery on February 5, 2014. The exhibition will include fourteen original acrylic on canvas works of art. Exhibition on view through April 30, 2014. ABOUT THE ARTIST Floyd Gordon has […]