Art RoundUp: April 22 – 28

 

Look Here!, a group photography/video exhibition at the Welmont (1930 Montgomery St.) opens on Friday, April 22 with a reception from 5 – 8pm. The pop-up show features new works by over 100 emerging artists. Click here for more information.

 

 

Kevin O’Malley’s thesis exhibition, Qu’est-ce que c’est?, opens at Non-Fiction Gallery (1522 Bull St.) on Friday, April 22 with a reception from 6 – 9pm. O’Malley’s ornate paintings explore the balance between abstract form and elusive content. Click here for more information.

 

 

 

Hank Ketelsen’s thesis exhibition, Water Study, opens at Oglethorpe Gallery (406 E. Oglethorpe Ave.) on Friday, April 22 with a reception from 6 – 9pm. Click here to check out our preview of the show.

 

 

Portraits, a group show featuring work from Chris D’Antonio, Gordon Rabut, Clayton Walsh and Lomaho Kretzmann, opens at Gallery Espresso (234 Bull St.) on Friday, April 22 with a reception from 6 – 9pm. Click here for more information.

 

 

 

Renowned commercial photographer Parish Kohanim’s latest exhibition of work opens at Galerie 124 (124 E. Taylor St.) on Friday, April 22 with a reception from 6 – 9pm. Click here for more information.

 

 

Tim Seibles, the extraordinarily prolific poet, will give a reading at the First African Baptist Church (23 Montgomery St.) on Friday, April 22 at 7:30pm. Seibles’ work deals with such important topics as racial tension and class conflict. Click here for more information.

 

 

 

The SCAD Sidewalk Arts Festival returns this year in Forsyth Park on Saturday, April 23. SCAD students and alumni will bring the park to life with colorful chalk masterpieces at this annual event, now in its 35th year. Click here for more information.

 

 

The Starlandia Art Stars series continues with “You Can Do Surprisingly Wonderful Things With Paint”, a workshop led by Becca Cook, on Saturday, April 23 from 10am – noon at Starlandia Supply (2438 Bull St.). This two-hour workshop will demo all the exciting ways you can use paint in your arts and crafts work. Click here for more information.

 

 

 

Learn how to “paint” with wool at Sulfur Studios (2301 Bull St.) during a new workshop on Saturday, April 23 from 2 – 4pm. Learn the technique and artistry behind needle felting—you’ll even leave the class with one completed project! The cost of the workshop is $65. Click here for more information.

 

 

The Savannah Spoken Word Festival is scheduled for Monday, April 25 – Saturday, April 30. Events include a mixer at Foxy Loxy, multiple open mic nights, poetry slam competitions and more. Click here for a full listing of the festival’s events.

 

 

 

Don’t miss “Heart of the Hive, an Evening of Awareness” at House of Strut (17 W. 41st St.) on Thursday, April 28 from 6 – 9pm. The event will feature live painting, art installations and musical performances to raise awareness about the environmental impact of honey bee habitat destruction. Entry requires a recycled t-shirt or fabric donation, to be used for a future fibers installation by local artist Melissa Hagerty. Click here for more information.


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Author: SAI

Savannah Art Informer is a program by Art Rise Savannah, a non-profit arts organization in Savannah, Georgia.

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