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The Gallery

The Etherredge Center

About the Gallery 

The Etherredge Center Gallery hosts up to ten exhibitions per year featuring regional and visiting artists. The gallery showcases USC Aiken student work in the Senior Capstone Art Show and hosts the prestigious Carolina Series, which highlights an established South Carolina artist each spring. 

The upper and lower galleries have 180 linear feet of wall space with track lighting. Past exhibiting artists include Kristy Hughes, Sean Hurley, Micah Cash, Cecil Williams, Jay Jacobs, and Leslie Alexander. 

The Etherredge Center Gallery is free and open to the public during Etherredge Center business hours.

2023 Gallery Exhibition Calendar 


Show Dates

Carolina Series: Lisa Gilyard-Rivers: Southern & Gullah Collection

February 10 – March 15

Senior Art Capstone Exhibition

April 19 – May 8

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Although her career as an artist did not begin until she was 52, Beaufort-based Lisa Gilyard-Rivers has natural talent. Lisa paints with love, and it is felt in the family stories she portrays in her paintings. Lisa is the proud owner of Legacy Art Gallery, the only Black woman-owned Southern Folk and Gullah Art Gallery in Beaufort, SC.

Opening Reception

Friday, February 10, 2023, at 6:00 p.m.

For tickets, call (803) 641-3305, or visit

Virtual Tour

Lower Gallery

Upper Gallery