In the Gallery

“Over and Under”

“Over and Under”

If you’ve learned how to swim, you’ve learned how to turn off an instinctual panic signal, and in return your body will let you exist underwater for one to two minutes at a time. We’re the only member of the great ape family who can do this! In Ep. 5 “Over and Under”...

“An Invitation to Play”

“An Invitation to Play”

Water is fun. There’s something about it that instinctively invites play and sparks curiosity in humans and animals alike. Hear people around the country recollect their favorite memories around water and play in Ep. 3 “An Invitation to Play” of @MuseumOnMainStreet’s...

Nancy Marshall Pop Up

The next pop up in our gallery will be starting on October 10th by Nancy Marshall entitled, Andalusia: Photographing Flannery O'Connor's World. In 2008 and in 2017  Nancy Marshall photographed Flannery O'Connor's Georgia home, Andalusia, looking for the landscape as...

“How We Grow”

“How We Grow”

We often forget how much water is needed to grow everything we eat. For every one pound of chocolate that you eat, 3,180 gallons of water were needed to produce it! That one-pound bag of rice in your pantry…it took 449 gallons of water to grow and process it. How long...

“Work and Water”

“Work and Water”

Wherever people live near water, they have found ways to live off of it, whether directly by fishing and harnessing its power for energy, or indirectly, like scientists who study the water and entrepreneurs who use their water know-how to create adventures and...

Quilt Books

Quilt Books

Remember the quilt show? Well, Quilt books are now available! The soft-bound booklet features photos of all the exhibited quilts, the accompanying text and photos. Available at the MAC during open hours in our shop upon request, $20. Fri & Sat 11-3p.

Pop Up by Vennie Deas Moore

Pop Up by Vennie Deas Moore

This Pop Up media exhibit of Vennie Deas Moore's unpublished work celebrates the people of McClellanville across incorporated lines. "Folks of McClellanville" signals a departure from Deas Moore's classic format with past and present brought together via television...

“Take Me to the Water”

“Take Me to the Water”

Our friends at @MuseumOnMainStreet, a program of @SitesExhibitions, are kicking off their brand new #StoriesFromMainSt podcast series! Ep. 1 “Take Me to the Water” lets us listen to voices of people around the US as they share their personal connections to water. What...

Smithsonian Stories Podcast

Smithsonian Stories Podcast

Everybody has a story to tell. Hear some of those stories in the new podcast Smithsonian’s Stories from Main Street. Gathered by the Smithsonian’s Museum on Main Street program, the stories featured in these curated episodes feature the authentic voice of small-town...

“Woods & Creek” by Aaron Baldwin

“Woods & Creek” by Aaron Baldwin

  Your virtual tour awaits! Brought to you by the artist himself, Aaron Baldwin of McClellanville, SC. We'd like to invite you to visit the show in person during our gallery hours or by appointment at the McClellanville Arts Center. We appreciate your continued...