Art RoundUp: #SavannahStrong Edition

While Savannah continues to put itself back together after Hurricane Matthew, these art events offer a healing way to come together as a community and ease back into our daily routines. If you’re looking for ways to help out in a more hands-on way, check out Resilient Savannah’s Facebook page for a list of ways to get involved.


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See Julia Christian’s latest work in a new exhibition at Location Gallery (417 Whitaker St.) opening Friday, October 14 with a reception from 5 – 8pm. The works range from pen on paper to oil figure studies to large-scale oil portraits. Click here for more information.

 

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Kelly Boehmer’s exhibition, Covers & Hides, opens at Non-Fiction Gallery (1522 Bull St.) on Friday, October 14 with a reception from 6 – 9pm. Boehmer’s sculptures are inspired by adult anxieties and youthful fantasies. Click here for more information.

 

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Pin*acle, an exhibition of pins and buttons at Sulfur Studios (2301 Bull St.) opens on Friday, October 14 with a reception from 6 – 9pm. Attendees are invited to make their own buttons at a DIY button station available in the gallery. Click here for more information.

 

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Delayed by Hurricane Matthew, Troy Wandzel and Alexis Javier’s collaborative installation, ABrainstorm, finally opens at Sulfur Studios (2301 Bull St.) on Friday, October 14 from 6 – 9pm. Click here for more information.

 

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Masters of Decay, an exhibition of illustrations by Marc Christian Osborne, opens at The Butcher (19 E Bay St.) on Friday, October 14 with a reception from 7 – 10pm. The show will be up through November 13th. Click here for more information.

 

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The Savannah Stage Company debuts their production of The Scarlet Letter on Friday, October 14 at 8pm at Sulfur Studios (2301 Bull St.). The show continues its run through October 29. Click here for a full schedule or to purchase tickets.

 

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QuoLab is open all weekend for their annual music festival: The World’s Second Smallest Music Festival. Day passes are available for $10 – $15 and grant you access to tons of music, yoga, art, a DIY market, workshops, food and more. Click here for more information.

 

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The City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs will host a free family day at the Cultural Arts Gallery (9 W. Henry St.) on Saturday, October 15 from 10am – 1pm. Come by for indigo dyeing in the parking lot, loom weaving, throwing clay on the pottery wheels in the ceramics studio and a first look at the latest exhibition in the space, presented as part of the Textile Society of America’s Biennial Symposium.

 

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The Jepson Center for the Arts (207 W. York St.) will open on Sunday, October 16 from noon – 5pm for a Free Community Day. View all the exhibitions, let the kids run around the Artzeum, and explore the Drop-In Studio’s arts and crafts projects.

 

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Savannah Cocktail Co. (10 Whitaker St.) joins forces with Southbound Brewery and local artists on Thursday, October 20 to produce a fundraiser for Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia from 6 – 8:30pm. Come out and enjoy $3 Southbound beers, food from CO, live music and an art auction. Click here for more information.

 

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Don’t miss an all-fibers gallery hop presented as part of the Textile Society of America’s Biennial Symposium, CrossCurrents: Land, Labor and the Port, on Thursday, October 20 from 6 – 9:30pm. Six galleries across Savannah will become home to seven world-class fibers exhibitions. Click here for more information.

Author: SAI

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

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