Heading into the end of the year we are sure that you have many things to be grateful for. Whether you have been living in Mount Pleasant for sometime or are looking to relocate to the area you may be interested in learning more about what makes living in Oyster Park Luxury Apartments so special.
In previous posts we have talked about dining, shopping and seasonal things to do in and around the Mt. Pleasant community. One of the many things that contribute to that amazing culture is a wide variety of venues and easy access to all of the arts and culture the city has to offer. From performance art to cutting edge visual exhibits Mount Pleasant has something for everyone.
Creative Arts of Mount Pleasant is an arts and education center whose mission is to “enhance creativity in people of all ages and experience levels”. From poetry and painting to photography and mixed media the center features courses for people of all ages and all skill levels. Adults, teens and children are all welcome. Class sizes are small and offerings are all centered around supporting the growth and enjoyment of participants. A positive and nurturing environment allows members of the community to hone their budding skills or simply indulge their inner artist and creative spirit.
Another great resource to experience Oyster Park art and culture are the great museums in Charleston. The Charleston Museum mission statement reads, “To educate Charleston area residents and visitors about the natural and cultural history of the South Carolina Lowcountry through collections, exhibitions, preservation, programs and research.” The Charleston Museum accomplishes this by artfully crafting an enlightening visitor experience and doing an excellent job of utilizing the space to create an ideal environment for learning, reflection and enjoyment of the various exhibits.
Robert Lange Studios is consistently rated among the top art galleries in Charleston, South Carolina. Gallery owners Megan and Robert Lange strive to provide an experience that is warm and inviting for both visitors to the museum as well as those artists who have their work featured here. The gallery is firmly established in the community and features diverse talent from all over the map. Their artists in residence program features prominent artists doing amazing and innovative work. The gallery is a member of Charleston Fine Art Dealers’ Association, French Quarter Gallery Association, Redux Contemporary, and Halsey Institute. The Robert Lange Studios are welcome place for any and all people that want to experience and share the joy of art with other members of the community. All levels of art lover and artist are welcomed here. Their warm and welcoming atmosphere is underscored by their motto “All Are Welcome”.
A great annual event for residents to enjoy happens every year in March. The next Mount Pleasant, SC ArtFest happens March 10th 2018. This festival is family friendly and brings the community and cultural enthusiasts together with up and coming artists as well as established professional artists. This event is an excellent display of local and regional arts, culture, community and talent.
This is by no means a definitive list of arts and cultural events in and around Mt. Pleasant. This is simply a small sample of what Mount Pleasant, SC has to offer residents of Oyster Park. The Oyster Park Luxury Apartments lifestyle is always full of amazing options and opportunities to enjoy all that life has to offer.