Greg Colleton

A native of McClellanville, SC, and developed a passion for the arts, young, as a visual artist at Charleston County School of the Arts  Greg went to Winston-Salem State University and received a BA in studio arts with a concentration in sculpture. As an NC undergrad, he was the regional student rep/curator for the 4D Gallery, Dada Center of the Arts, and the University Gallery. He moved back to Charleston to pursue his career in arts management. With a desire to highlight the “gray area” of art in Charleston, he opened a gallery/pop-up art concept, Gris Galerie, actually with former Yo Art Executive Director Elizabeth Bowers. Greg curated a 2016 Piccolo Spoleto show, Clemson University Art Department CSA, Greenville Artisphere festival, Charleston Parks Conservancy, North Charleston Arts Fest, have been a juror for SOA’s application process and several other selection committees statewide, and worked as Director of Operations at Redux Contemporary Art Center for six years.

Currently, he serves as the Executive Director of Yo Art INC.