ABOUT OUR EVENTS

The Halsey Institute produces several types of events throughout the year. These include an exciting mix of artist and curator lectures series, panel lectures, film screenings, concerts and exhibition openings. Most of our events are free and the public is encouraged to attend.

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Artist Lecture with Kathleen Robbins
Fri, Aug 22, 5:30PM
Room 309, Simons Center for the Arts, 54 St. Philip St.

The Halsey Institute will present an artist talk by exhibiting artist Kathleen Robbins on Friday, August 22 at 5:30pm in Room 309 of the Simons Center for the Arts located at 54 St. Philip Street on the College of Charleston campus.

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Opening Reception for Kathleen Robbins: Into the Flatland and Yaakov Israel: The Quest for the Man on the White Donkey
Fri, Aug 22, 6:30 – 8PM
Halsey Institute Galleries

Kathleen Robbins: Into the Flatland and Yaakov Israel: The Quest for the Man on the White Donkey open on Friday, August 22. A reception from 6:30pm to 8pm will be open to the public and guests will enjoy complimentary refreshments and light hors d’oeuvres, provided by Whole Foods and Icebox. The exhibition is on display through October 4, 2014.

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Gallery walk-through with Kathleen Robbins
Sat, Aug 23, 2PM
Halsey Institute Galleries

A gallery walk-through with the artist Kathleen Robbins will be held within the Halsey’s galleries on Saturday, August 23, 2PM.

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Film Screening, Everybody Street
Thurs, Sept 4, 7pm
Recital Hall, Simons Center for the Arts, 54 St. Philip Street

Everybody Street illuminates the lives and work of New York City’s iconic street photographers and the incomparable city that has inspired them for decades. The documentary pays tribute to the spirit of street photography through a cinematic exploration of New York City, and captures the visceral rush, singular perseverance and at times immediate danger customary to these artists.

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Artist Talk and Reception with Yaakov Israel
Tues, Sept 9, 7PM
Recital Hall, Simons Center for the Arts, 54 St. Philip Street

The Halsey Institute will present an artist talk by exhibiting artist Yaakov Israel on Tuesday, September 9 at 7pm in the Recital Hall, Simons Center for the Arts, 54 St. Philip Street on the College of Charleston campus. A reception within the Halsey Institute galleries will follow the lecture.

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Members-only Curator-led Tour
Thurs, Oct 2, 6PM
Halsey Institute Galleries

Join the Halsey Institute staff and your fellow Halsey Institute members for a fun and exclusive evening tour. Beginning at 6pm, director and senior curator Mark Sloan will lead Halsey Institute members on a guided tour of Kathleen Robbins: Into the Flatland and Yaakov Israel: The Quest for the Man on the White Donkey. Explore the exhibition, get insider knowledge, meet other Halsey Institute lovers! This tour is for Halsey Institute members only.

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Film Screening, Watermark
Wed, Nov 5, 7pm
Charleston Music Hall, 37 John Street, downtown Charleston

Watermark is a feature documentary from multiple-award-winning filmmakers Jennifer Baichwal and Nick de Pencier and renowned photographer Edward Burtynsky. The film brings together diverse stories from around the globe examining our relationship with water: how we are drawn to it, what we learn from it, how we use it, and the consequences of that use. Tickets are $5. To purchase a seat, visit www.CharlestonMusicHall.com

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Community Partners 2014