ANN LONG FINE ART GALLERY Exquisite display of fine art, including
paintings, drawings and sculptures, from the classical to the contemporary can be found at this respected hub of artistry. Open by appointment. www. annlongfineart.com. 54 Broad St., 843.577.0447.
ART MECCA The Art Mecca of Charleston gallery is a live, interactive art gallery that is always abuzz with talented artists working, creating, and selling their art. Open M-F 10 am- 6 pm, Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su 11 am-5 pm. www. artmeccaofcharleston.com. 427 King St., 843.577.0603.
ATELIER GALLERY This handsomely restored gallery displays a variety of high-quality artists, blending traditional portraits and landscapes with contemporary canvases and sculpture. With such works and an experienced and welcoming staff, its aim is to resonate with collectors of all generations. Open M-Sa 10 am- 6 pm. www. theateliergalleries.com. 153 King St., 843.722.5668.
AUDUBON GALLERY The Audubon offers a unique artistic escape with an incredible collection of sporting art, decoys, wildlife sculpture and contemporary woodcarvings. It also offers fine art framing and restoration services. Open M-Sa 10 am- 6 pm. www.audubonart.com. 190 King St., 843.853.1100.
BEN HAM IMAGES This 2,200-squarefoot gallery features Ham’s nature photography from around the country, working exclusively with a wooden field camera and black-and-white sheet film. The resulting images— organized in four chief galleries of Lowcountry, Pacific Influences, High Altitudes and Ancient Lands— conjure comparison to the work of Ansel Adams. Open Tu-Sa 11 am- 6 pm, Su 11 am-5 pm. www.benhamimages.com. 416 King St., 843.410.1495.
CHARLESTON CRAFTS This fine-craft cooperative offers sophisticated, whimsical, decorative and functional items, which are created by established and emerging South Carolina artists. Items include basketry, glass, jewelry, photography, prints and wood. Open daily 10 am- 6 pm. www.charlestoncrafts.org. 161 Church St., 843.723.2938.
COCO VIVO Coco Vivo Interiors and Fine Arts features original works by both nationally renowned and local artists. Find unique coastal accents for
your home, as well as a full interior-design studio, which showcases the finest in traditional and coastal design. Open daily 10 am-5 pm. www.cocovivoartfulliving.com. 25 Broad St., 843.720.4027. ELLA WALTON RICHARDSON FINE ART GALLERY This beautifully lit gallery with hardwood floors specializes in 20th- and 21st-century modern and traditional paintings, sculpture and photography. Its newer location showcases more than two dozen local, American and European artists. Open M-Sa 10 am-5 pm. www.ellarichardson.com. 58 Broad St., downtown, 843.722.3660.
GAYE SANDERS FISHER GALLERY The Charleston native presents her works, primarily of flora, fauna, architecture and people, in watercolors and oils. Open M-Sa 10 am-5 pm. www. gayesandersfisher.com. 124 Church St., 843.958.0010.
THE GEORGE GALLERY This contemporary art gallery highlights Southern artists who push the edge with conviction and creativity. The primary focus is on both abstract paintings and work with a strong textural presence. Open Tu-F 10 am-5 pm, Sa 11 am-5 pm. www. georgegalleryart.com. 50 Bogard St., 843.579.7328.
GORDON WHEELER GALLERY Gordon Wheeler has painted for more than 30 years, developing his self-taught and highly personalized style. His paintings are full of vibrant color and are realistic in detail. He was commissioned to paint the famous Ocean Course at Kiawah Island for the official prints and posters of the 1991 Ryder Cup. Open M-Sa 10 am- 6 pm, Su 11 am-5 pm. www.gordonwheeler.net. 180 E. Bay St., 843.722.2546.
HELENA FOX FINE ART Specializing in fine contemporary representational art, Helena Fox features the work of renowned Southern impressionist painter West Fraser as well as nationally recognized artists like Kenn Backhaus, John Budicin, Donald Demers, Billyo O’Donnell and Joe Paquet. Also on display are internationally renowned wildlife sculptor Kent Ullberg and goldsmith Sarah Amos. Open M-Sa 10 am-5 pm. www.helenafoxfineart.com. 106A Church St., 843.723.0073.
JIM BOOTH ART GALLERY Booth, a self-taught artist, has become widely known for his life-like realism. He uses a wide range of themes to communicate
with as many people as possible. Open Tu-Sa 9 am-5 pm. www.jimbooth.com. 1929 Maybank Hwy., 843.795.8244. or 800.696.5772.
MARY MARTIN GALLERY Morre than 30 master artists whose offerings range from realistic to abstract, from linear expressionism to intuitive are featured here. Included are sculpture of all types, water fountains, glass, wood, jewelry and wearable art. Open daily 10 am- 6 pm. www.marymartinart.com. 103 Broad St., 843.723.0303.
MEYER VOGL GALLERY Deep in the French Quarter, this gallery offers real estate to permanent and new exhibitions of contemporary art. Open M-Sa 11 am- 6 pm, Su noon- 4 pm. www.meyervogl.com. 122 Meeting St., 843.805.7144.
MITCHELL HILL GALLERY What began as a charity project has since morphed into a successful gallery and event space. Full of contemporary art and interior design, this space deserves an inspiring walk-through. Open M-W 10 am- 6 pm, Th-Sa 10 am-9 pm, Su noon-5 pm. www.mitchellhillinc.com. 438 King St., 843.564.0034.
PRINCIPLE GALLERY Principle Gallery, specializing in contemporary and classical realism, is committed to supporting elegant, representational art and the artists who create it. The gallery spotlights new and intriguing work from a Principle Family of Artists, as well as curated events and national invitational shows. Open M-W 10 am- 6 pm, Th-Sa 10 am-9 pm, Su noon- 6 pm. www.principlegallery.com/charleston. 125 Meeting St., 843.727.4500. ROBERT LANGE STUDIOS FINE ART GAL LERY Prime artist and owner Robert Lange works mostly in oils to create vivid realist paintings on display at this gallery space located in the heart of the French Quarter. The gallery also features 11 other painters and photographers who work in the American realism and abstraction genres. Open daily 11 am-5 pm. www.robertlangestudios.com. 2 Queen St., 843.805.8052. 5
WELLS GALLERY This local artist emporium features the work of artists like Curt Butler, John Hurshman, Rick McClure, Mary Anne Mitchell and Ryan Walker. Open daily 10 am-5 pm. www. wellsgallery.com. 1 Sanctuary Beach Drive, Kiawah Island, 843.576.1290.