The Fiber Guild of Savannah will hold a dedication event for its Mighty Oak fiber art installation at the Oatland Island Wildlife Center (711 Sandtown Rd.) on Friday, April 15 at 5pm. Click here for more information.
Where Wild Dreams Grow, an exhibition of works by Ally and Jessica Defago, Emily Hepfner, Rachel Stayer, Simone Kowalski, Ayanna Thompson and Ed Nixon, opens in Armstrong University’s Fine Arts gallery on Friday, April 15 at 5:30pm. Artist talks will begin at 6pm. Click here for more information.
Jeromy Ross’s MFA thesis exhibition, The Portrayal of Chaos Theory Through the Use of Chance Operations and Integrated Functions, opens at Oglethorpe Gallery (408 E Oglethorpe Ave.) on Friday, April 15 with a reception from 6 – 9pm. Click here to read our Q&A with Jeromy before you see the show!
SCAD’s 2016 Talent Show (presented by the Student Activities Council) will be held on Friday, April 15 at 7pm at the Trustees Theater. Performances include live poetry readings, dance performances, acapella performances and more. Click here for more information.
Seersucker Shots returns on Friday, April 15 with “a quick hit of lit” at the Book Lady Bookstore (6 E Liberty St.) from 7 – 9pm. This installment features readings from Jeffrey Harrison, renowned poet, and Don Cellini, renowned poet and photographer. Click here for more information.
The very first River Street Comic Con will be held on Saturday, April 16 starting at 11am. The event will feature food trucks, local craft vendors, music, dancing and more. Click here for more information.
The annual Earth Day Festival will be held on Saturday, April 16 in Forsyth Park from noon – 5pm and will feature the first ever Gallery F.A.R. Pop Up Show. Click here for more information.
DAEMON, a new media/glitch art show and augmented reality experience, will open at Sulfur Studios (2301 Bull St.) for one night only on Sunday, April 17 at 8pm. The show, which is headlined by local artist Jon Springs, includes work submitted by artists across the country. Click here for more information.
Light in the Garden: Two Artists Meet Monet, an exhibition of works by Tiffani Taylor and Melissa Schneider, will be on display at Andaz Savannah (14 Barnard St.) during the Andaz Salon on Thursday, April 21 from 5:30 – 8:30pm. The works are inspired by the artists’ recent trip to Giverny, where they saw the water gardens that inspired Monet. Click here for more information.
Labeeb Abdullah’s latest exhibition of work, Art Life 2016, opens at The Butcher (19 E Bay St) on Thursday, April 21 with a reception from 6 – 9pm. The show is a selection of photographic works captured throughout Savannah and Atlanta. Click here for more information.
Elvis at 21, an exhibition of photographs by Alfred Wertheimer, opens at the Jepson Center for the Arts with an Opening Lecture on Thursday, April 21 at 6pm by organizer and music photography expert Chris Murray. A Sock Hop Celebration will follow at 7pm. The event is free for Telfair Museums members and costs $12 for non members. Click here for more information.