Art Roundup – Week of Oct. 2 – 8

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Kick off October with the First Friday Art March on Friday, October 2 from 6 – 9pm. This month’s event includes the Starland Fashion Night. Click here for a full listing of the events, which include the DISPOSABLE newspaper project and the STAINABILITY natural dyeing workshop.

 

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Head over to Sulfur Studios during the First Friday Art March on Friday, October 2 from 6 – 9pm for Double Vision, an exhibit of collaborative drawing, design and fashion work by Becca Cook and Woody Cornwell. The event will also feature special musical guest Vinay Arora. Click here for more information.

 

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Sulfur Studios will also host an Open Studio Night during the Art March, giving visitors a chance to meet the artists and artisans who make Sulfur Studios their creative home. Click here for a list of all the renters.

 

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La Terra Natural Oils (1520 Bull St. – next door to Non-Fiction Gallery) will be open during the First Friday Art March for visitors to watch local artist Alfredo Martinez paint a mural on the store’s walls. La Terra’s unique olive oils and fruit infused balsamic vinegars will also be available for tasting. Click here for more information.

 

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Stop by Non-Fiction Gallery for the opening reception of Sam Bryer’s exhibition, To Get to the Other Side during the First Friday Art March. Bryer will debut her latest acrylic portraits. Click here for more information.

 

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Black Orchid Tattoo & Gallery will hold an opening reception for Aaron Unser’s illustration exhibit, The Sixth Circle during the First Friday Art March. Click here for more information.

 

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13 Bricks presents Touchstone, a juried exhibition of print works during the First Friday Art March. Click here for more information.

 

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13 Bricks will also host “BYOG: Bring Your Own Garment”, a beginner screen-printing workshop on Saturday, October 3 from 1 – 4pm. Participants are encouraged to bring 1 -2 of their own garments or blank t-shirts for screen-printing. The cost of attendance is $30 ($25 for students). Click here for more information.

 

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Savannah Coffee Roasters (215 W. Liberty St.) kicks off their 3rd Annual Gimme Sum Sugar event on Saturday, October 3 from 5 – 9pm. Get ready for an evening of live music, live art, and exhibitions of work designed by SCAD students from over 20 majors. Click here for more information.

 

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“To Bee or Too Bee: A Night of Fashion, Performance and Music” will be held at Sulfur Studios on Saturday, October 3 from 7 – 10pm. The event will exhibit fashion by Sammi Salas, winner of Savannah Arts Academy’s Junk to Funk Fashion Show. The night also features musical performances by Dame Darcy, Men Smash Atoms (an avant garde electronic opera duo), and Nighttime Skydiver. Click here for more information.

 

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Foxy Loxy Print Gallery & Café will host the second Story Arts Workshop on Saturday, October 3 at 7pm. The theme of this Story Lab is “Reunion”. Click here for more information.

 

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Participants from Sulfur Studios’ Exquisite Corpse workshops will present their work at Brunch with Exquisite Corpse on Sunday, October 4 from 11:30am – 2pm at Sulfur Studios. Click here for more information.

 

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The launch party for Paprika Southern’s first print issue will be held at Foxy Loxy on Thursday, October 8 from 6 – 9pm. Appetizers and a cash bar will be provided by Foxy Loxy, along with door prizes (including the chance to win a free copy of the magazine). Click here for more information. 

 

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Kobo Gallery will hold an opening reception for THE INDUSTRY: Curating Art for Public and Private Spaces on Thursday, October 8 from 6 – 9pm. The exhibit features large-scale works created specifically for the show. Click here for more information.

 

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On Thursday, October 8 at 6pm, Dr. Deborah Willis will give a lecture connecting Mickalene Thomas’ exhibition at the Jepson Center to the work of other contemporary artists who are re-staging historical art scenes. 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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