These photographs do not display the full power of these pieces.
They can be seen at the Mary Martin Gallery at 103 Broad Street in Charleston, SC.
The vibrancy of these paintings in real life is incredible.
Beloved artist and teacher, William Melton Halsey, was born in 1915 and passed away in 1999. During his lifetime, he rewrote the meaning of the word "artist." He pioneered abstract expressionism. Back in the day that took courage and forsite. He mentored many artist, some of whom achieved a nationwide reputation.
The Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art is part of the College of Charleston. Homage to a genius in the arts.
Mary Martin Gallery I is located on 103 Broad Street, Charleston, SC 29401 843-723-0303
Mary Martin Gallery II is located on 122 Market Street in Charleston, SC 29401 843-640-3324
Mary Martin Galleries have been selected as the best galleries in South Carolina for nine years in a row and in the top 25 in the nation, Also, selected as the best gallery by several local publications.