Public Works Art Center Receives Donnelley Foundation Grant

  We are thrilled to announce that we have received a very meaningful grant from Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation! The grant covers operations and a strategic plan, which will be extremely beneficial during this difficult time and beyond. The Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation supports land conservation, artistic vitality, and regional collections for the people of the Chicago region and the Lowcountry of South Carolina. Thank you to the wonderful team at the Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation for their trust, vision, and…

We’ve hired an Assistant Director!

  Announcing our new Assistant Director, Emily Epling! Emily is a powerhouse of great ideas, raw talent, and creative genius, and could not be a better fit for Public Works Art Center. Even before her first day on the job, Emily was hitting the ground running, planning events and organizing programming, utilizing honed skills learned in college and through impressive work with local nonprofits. Emily’s focus will be on classes, programming, and some events, so look for more offerings from Public Works Art…

Announcing our FIRST community exhibition!

Postcards from the Pines Exhibition Summary:  Public Works Art Center is a new community art center in downtown Summerville, South Carolina. Located in the former Post Office (which later became the CPW building), Public Works Art Center is a place for people of all ages and backgrounds to engage with and experience art. For our first community exhibition, we wish to pay homage to the origins of this building in a “postcard size” exhibition featuring works from all ages and mediums. Submissions should…