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Beaufort Arts Council

916 Port Republic St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5553
+1 843-379-2787
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A Great Welcome

Stopped by to see the offerings of local artists. Was extremely impressed by the welcome attitude... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
Clemson, South Carolina
Beauty and knowledge

We strolled in and saw a variety of art mediums from paint to jewelry to fabric. A helpful fellow... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2016
Sylvania, Georgia
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The Beaufort Arts Council is a collaborative arts center in beautiful Beaufort, SC. Taking the best the Lowcountry has to offer, the BAC supports artists and shares art experiences with residents and visitors alike through Mather Academy. Mather Academy, made possible by the BAC, and in cooperation with the Technical College of the Lowcountry, Mather Academy serves as the educational institute by which people can learn and participate in craft, culinary, visual, performing, and functional arts.
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19 Jul 2017
“A Great Welcome”
25 Apr 2016
“Beauty and knowledge”
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
916 Port Republic St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5553
+1 843-379-2787
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Stopped by to see the offerings of local artists. Was extremely impressed by the welcome attitude of the volunteers manning that gallery.

Thank 834cherylkc
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We strolled in and saw a variety of art mediums from paint to jewelry to fabric. A helpful fellow gave use some useful info on the local artists.

Thank Eco_tourist30467
Reviewed 31 August 2015

this local art venue produces a variety of art: music,short plays, music and much much more ... the art gallery is always updated with suprisingly good works ... there are classes with art instruction also

Thank dalem35
Reviewed 2 July 2015

We were greeted with refreshments and watch local artists do some of their work in the store, multiple styles of paintings and sculptures, enjoyed watching the artists

Thank Gordon W
Reviewed 13 July 2013 via mobile

We just love this local gem where art classes are offered, stage performances are done, and street music is playing all summer long!

Thank Ekwalker80
Reviewed 2 June 2013

From mid-May thru the fall Artworks brings Street music to Port Royal. Amazing talent, from blue-grass to swing and everything in between. Bring your lawn chairs and picnic dinner. Artworks provides us with the gift of music under the stars. You'll be glad you came.

Thank a-lady-who-lunches
Reviewed 31 January 2012

Definitely check their calendar to see what's going on during your trip. I saw a wonderful Sunday afternoon music performance. Great art on display too. It's a great way to get an insider's look at the Beaufort arts scene.

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 13 June 2010

Many visitors in Beaufort come for Beaufort's tremendous arts scene, which compelled several national publications to name the community a top "arts" town. However, one of the undiscovered resources in Beaufort is ARTWorks, a wonderful, collaborative space for local artists to work and perform. Although...More

Thank beaufort-tiger
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