Celebrate Local Art and Legends at The Rice Museum’s PrevostGallery – Director’s Circle, Summer 2023

Georgetown, SC – The Rice Museum’s Prevost Gallery is proud to present “Director’s Circle,” a
captivating art exhibition that brings together a diverse collection of talented artists with deep
roots in Georgetown, SC. Running from August 5th to August 26th, 2023, this must-see event
promises to immerse visitors in the rich cultural tapestry of the region.

The exhibition features five original watercolors by Russ Bratcher, a Georgetown native,
showcasing his artistic mastery in conveying the timeless legends of Georgetown, SC.
Additionally, Loretta Babe Grayson’s folk fabric art inspired by Africa adds a vibrant and unique
touch, representing the interweaving of cultures in this coastal town.

Charles E. Williams, another native artist, contributes two remarkable pieces: a captivating study
of a marsh and a breathtaking portrait. Williams’ deep connection to Georgetown is evident in the
soulful essence of his creations.

Esther Sharp’s coastal works transport viewers to the stunning shoreline of Georgetown,
capturing the essence of the local scenery through her masterful brushstrokes.

The much-anticipated opening ceremony for “Director’s Circle” will be held on Saturday, August
5th, from 2 PM to 4 PM, at The Rice Museum’s Prevost Gallery. Visitors will have the
opportunity to meet the artists and gain insights into the inspiration behind their extraordinary

“We are thrilled to showcase the remarkable talent of our local artists and their deep-rooted
connection to Georgetown’s heritage,” said museum director, Jim Fitch. “Director’s Circle
celebrates the rich artistic legacy of our community and invites visitors to discover the beauty of
our region through the eyes of these gifted individuals.”

Admission to the exhibition and opening ceremony is free, making it a perfect opportunity for art
enthusiasts, history buffs, and families to come together and appreciate the creativity that has
flourished in Georgetown, SC.

Don’t miss this incredible showcase of local talent! Join us at The Rice Museum’s Prevost
Gallery and witness the magic of “Director’s Circle” from August 5th to August 26th, 2023.

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About The Rice Museum:
The Rice Museum is a leading cultural institution in Georgetown County, showcasing the
region’s rich history and vibrant arts community. Located in the heart of Georgetown, the
museum offers a variety of exhibitions, educational programs, and events to engage and inspire
visitors of all ages.