Past Exhibits & Events

Dimitra Milan 2018

January 26 - 28, 2018


St. Augustine, FL
Casa Monica Resort & Spa

Dimitra Milan 2018

Dimitra Milan, the art world sensation, returns to our Saint Augustine location with a new body of work! Join us for the collection preview January 26th from 4pm-9pm or Meet Dimitra Milan on Saturday January 27th at 6pm for the opening reception! Watch her process when she paints live in the gallery on Sunday 1pm-5pm
Contact the gallery at 904.829.6880 for more information and to RSVP


Heart & Soul 2018

January 26 - 27, 2018


Asheville, NC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Asheville

Heart & Soul 2018

Jewelry Trunk Show and Art Exhibition

Glass artist AMBER HIGGINS returns to Asheville with her signature hearts of glass collection, one-of-a-kind pieces, and new earring and bracelet designs. Join us for a stellar two-day trunk show and come meet the artist! We will also be featuring the joyful fantasy forest works of painter R. John Ichter and a spectacular collection of Asheville-themed silk scarves. Light refreshments will be served. Call 828.398.5555 for more information. 

Trunk Show Receptions:

Friday, January 26, 5:00-8:00 p.m.

Saturday, January 27, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

 



Heart & Soul Exhibit 2018

February 1 - 28, 2018


Charleston, SC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston

Heart & Soul Exhibit 2018

Cultivate your Passions at Grand Bohemian Charleston

Explore featured works by Taryn Alessandro, Coeur de Lion, Sandrine Giraud, and Laurent Guillot. Wear your gallery selection to Élevé restaurant during Valentine's weekend, receive a complimentary Heartini cocktail. 



Art of the Hunt

February 13 - 28, 2018


Charleston, SC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston

Art of the Hunt

Chuck Parsons

Taking dramatic steps to represent color and form, Parsons' work is the epitome of regional impressionism. Parsons is known for his tongue-in-cheek compositions that recall the treasured history and traditions of the hunting life. Explore these stunning works during your visit to the Southeastern Wildlife Exposition. 

 



Celeste McCollough

March 2 - 31, 2018


Charleston, SC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston

Celeste McCollough

Figures in Allegory

Using a modern realist style and a sophisticated use of     color, McCollough creates fantastical figural narratives.     Exhibiting for the first time in the Kessler Collection, please help us to welcome McCollough to the Grand Bohemian Gallery.       

Meet the Artist Reception
March 2, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Exhibit on display through March 31.

 



SPRING BLING!

March 15 - April 15, 2018


Asheville, NC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Asheville

SPRING BLING!

Melinda Lawton Jewelry Trunk Show

Join us for a jewelry trunk show filled with spectacular new gemstone designs by local artist Melinda Lawton. Melinda will help you pick out the perfect pair of earrings or necklace to jazz up your spring wardrobe as you sip on a Kir Royale and nosh a canapé. Our other new jewelry lines will delight you as well!

Friday, March 23, 5:00-8:00 p.m.

 



Erika Lynn

March 16 - 31, 2018


Charleston, SC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston

Erika Lynn

New Exotic Leather Fashions

The Grand Bohemian Gallery presents stunning, hand-crafted leather fashions by Charleston native Erika Lynn.  Each of Erika Lynn’s designs are hand cut from genuine and exotic leather hides then assembled with the highest level of craftsmanship.

Charleston Fashion Week.

Meet the Artist Reception
March 16, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Exhibit on display through March 31.



Luxurious, Alluring, Exotic

April 10 - 13, 2018


Charleston, SC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston

Luxurious, Alluring, Exotic

April Trunk Shows with Kristen Baird and J.Catma

With J. Catma the Grand Bohemian Gallery presents stunning textiles and wearable art globally sourced from Eastern craftsman.

J.Catma Trunk Show:  Tuesday, April 10, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

 

Join us to unveil the newest collection of jewelry by Kristen Baird featuring reticulated silver and vibrant natural gemstones inspired by the shapes and intrigue of the galaxy.

Jewelry Trunk show with Kristen Baird: Friday, April 13, 4:00pm - 7:00pm



CONTEXTure

April 20 - May 20, 2018


Asheville, NC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Asheville

CONTEXTure

Explorations of color and texture, creating a sense of place by STEFAN HORIK.

Quebec artist Stefan Horik paints highly textured vivid scenes of real and imagined landscapes, seascapes, flora and botanicals. Visiting the North Carolina mountains since the Grand Bohemian's opening in 2009, he continues to be inspired by this area and create a true sense of place with his works. His subject matter also contains references to his beloved Charlevoix region in Canada. The dramatic landscape includes rolling terrain, fjords, headlands and bays. 

STEFAN HORIK Artist Reception

Friday, April 20, 5-8 p.m.



Marilyn Sparks

May 4 - 31, 2018


Charleston, SC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston

Marilyn Sparks

Lasting Impressions

Join us to welcome the newest collection of oil paintings by Impressionist artist, Marilyn Sparks. Color, texture, and a sense of serenity are elements of Sparks' oeuvre beloved by collectors and art appreciators alike!

Meet the Artist Opening Reception

Friday, May 4th  5:00-8:00pm



Spring Into Summer

May 25 - June 30, 2018


Asheville, NC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Asheville

Spring Into Summer

Featuring Asheville Area Artists Weihs and Reznikoff

Colorist Karen Weihs and Jewelry designer Alexandria Reznikoff celebrate spring into summer with an evening of expressive art and jewelry. Weihs introduces a new series of colorful abstracts, landscapes and botanicals, while Reznikoff showcases her hand-crafted silver and gemstone designs, curated for the bold, making us beautiful.

Join us for a convivial evening with the artists, and a celebration of the change of seasons.

Opening Reception

Friday, May 25, 5:30-8 p.m.



Briahna Wenke & Samantha Rueter

May 26 - June 17, 2018


Charleston, SC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston

Briahna Wenke & Samantha Rueter

Things They Carry

A Live Paint, Performance & Auction

In the spirit of SPOLETO Festival USA, two Charleston artists will create a “tableau vivant,” a live-paint and performance artwork using living models. A live auction of two large paintings will take place at 7:30pm with a portion of proceeds donated to Creative Mornings Charleston. We hope you will join us for this multi-media event with live music and with refreshments available by Élevé! 

Compassion or neglect, confidence or doubt, beauty or horror - all of it. A physical manifestation of our experiences, we stash it away in our bodies and carry on.

Saturday, May 26th 

Live Paint: 5:00pm-7:00pm 

Reception, Performance, Auction: 7:00pm-8:00pm



Ex Voto Vintage Jewelry

May 31, 2018


Charleston, SC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston

Ex Voto Vintage Jewelry

Trunk Show

Uniting powerful stories from the past and present, Ex Voto Vintage specializes in timeless jewelry produced with high intention and skillful execution to encourage conversation, gratitude and inspire a creative spirit.

Meet founder Elizabeth Adams at this unique trunk show event! Ex Voto, which means a testament of gratitude, is a collection of one-of-a-kind and limited edition pieces designed by Elizabeth from antique elements. Made in the USA, Ex Voto is non-toxic and made using genuine stones and freshwater pearls.  ExVoto gives a portion of sales to The Cure Starts Now Foundation for pediatric brain cancer research.

Seek Beauty. Cultivate Gratitude. Live Creatively. 

Thursday, May 31, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

 



Destination Paradise

July 6, 2018


St. Augustine, FL
Casa Monica Resort & Spa

Destination Paradise

Linda Olsen



Color Stories - R. John Ichter

July 21 - August 31, 2018


Asheville, NC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Asheville

Color Stories - R. John Ichter

New Works in Pastel and Acrylic

Versatile artist R. John Ichter celebrates the depths of summer with dreamy pastels and vibrant acrylics, large and small, of his fantasy forest theme. Join us for a reception and the opportunity to meet the artist.

Opening Reception

Saturday, July 21, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

 



Color Stories II

July 27 - 31, 2018


Asheville, NC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Asheville

Color Stories II

Diana Fakhoury Jewelry Trunk Show

Join us for bubbles and baubles as we debut the newest collection of Diana Fakhoury Designs. For two days only, the Asheville native will be back in her hometown showcasing her gemstone and prescious metals collection. Come meet the artist and enjoy an evening or morning mimosas with us -  Friday evening, Saturday morning.

Jewelry Trunk Show

Friday, July 27, 5:30-8:00 p.m.

Saturday, July 28, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.



First Weekend of August

August 3 - 4, 2018


Charleston, SC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston

First Weekend of August

Diana Fakhoury & Briahna Wenke

Artist Reception

Friday, August 3, 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Meet the artist and join us for bubbles and baubles as we debut the newest collection of Diana Fakhoury Jewelry.

 

Artist Reception 

Saturday, August 4, 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Artist demonstration & art show with Briahna Wenke. Come watch the artist paint, enjoy refreshments and live music for the Grand Bohemian's First Saturdays of Gypsy Mélange. 



First Friday & Saturday Events

September 7 - 8, 2018


Charleston, SC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston

First Friday & Saturday Events

Coeur de Lion Jewelry & Houston Llew Spiritiles

Sip & Shop

Friday, September 7, 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Sip & Shop the new Autumn/Winter designs by Coeur De Lion jewelry which epitomizes the passion for deep, luxurious colors, clean crisp designs, and unusual textures. Enjoy live music on the patio!

 

Artist Reception 

Saturday, August 4, 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Stop in for the much anticipated return of artist Houston Llew whose copper and enamel Spiritiles are widely collected. Live music and offerings from Cellar 55 wine bar will add to the atmosphere.



Animalia Chordata

September 7 - October 7, 2018


Asheville, NC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Asheville

Animalia Chordata

Select Grand Bohemian Artists

Join us in celebrating the animal kingdom with select Grand Bohemian artists working with photography, oil painting, sculpture and other media.

Featuring EVAN KAFKA, MITCH KOLBE, JOHN MAC KAH, MOHAMED EL-SABAAWI and works by Kessler Signature Artist Stefano Cecchini. 

Meet-the-Artists Reception

Friday, September 14, 5:30-8:00 p.m.

Friday, September 21, 5:30-8:00 p.m.



Jean Claude Roy 2018 Tour

November 1 - 30, 2018


Asheville, NC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Asheville

Jean Claude Roy 2018 Tour

www.exhibitionsbyKessler.com/jcroy

To see the new collection, learn more information about our most colorful affair of the year, and to register to join us www.exhibitionsbyKessler.com/jcroy 

ASHEVILLE, NC Grand Bohemian Hotel Asheville: Private Dinner: November 2 Artist Reception: November 3

MOUNTAIN BROOK, AL Grand Bohemian Hotel Mountain Brook: Artist Reception: November 5 Private Dinner: November 6

ST. AUGUSTINE, FL Casa Monica Resort & Spa: Artist Reception: November 9 Private Dinner: November 10

CHARLESTON, SC Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston: Artist Reception: November 12 Private Dinner: November 13

SAVANNAH, GA Mansion on Forsyth Park: Artist Reception: November 14 Private Dinner: November 15

ORLANDO, FL Grand Bohemian Hotel Orlando: Artist Reception: November 16 Private Dinner: November 17

 



Champagne & Shop

November 29 - December 27, 2018


Charleston, SC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston

Champagne & Shop

Art Gifts

Shop one-of-a-kind, original jewelry, art, sculpture, ornaments, fashion, and many other gift options for both men and women at the Grand Bohemian Gallery. We offer stellar consultation services to assist you in your selections and complimentary gift wrapping. Sip bubbles while you shop!

Thursday, November 29th   6-9pm

Thursday, December 6th     6-9pm

Thursday, December 13th   6-9pm

Thursday, December 20th   6-9pm

Thursday, December 27th   6-9pm



Oksana Jewelry

December 7 - 31, 2018


Charleston, SC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston

Oksana Jewelry

First Friday Sip & Shop

Visit with our talented jewelry artists this December! Oksana creates exquisitely beaded couture pieces. Made from the finest pearls, crystals, and beads from the Czech Republic, Japan, and Austria, Oksana also uses stunning elements from Swarovski in her one-of-a-kind pieces. Free & Open to the public. Sip bubbles while you shop and complimentary gift wrapping!

Meet the Artist Reception

Friday, December 7th  5:00pm-8:00pm



Purly Gates Jewelry

December 14 - 31, 2018


Charleston, SC
Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston

Purly Gates Jewelry

Trunk Show

Visit with our talented artists this December! Debbie Gates of Purly Gates Jewelry hand cuts each carefully selected gemstone and pairs it with her organically shaped, intricate silver work. Free and open to the public. Complimentary gift wrapping. Sip bubbles while you shop our baubles!

Meet the Artist Reception 

Friday, December 14th   5:00pm-8:00pm