Studio Painting -- Work by Tracy Concha at AASUs Fine Arts Gallery through Oct. 27. Reception Friday, Oct. 21, 6 p.m.
Tattoo You -- Tattoo imagery and style at DesotoRow Gallery, Bull & 41st. Show runs Oct. 13-26.
Trip to Tybee -- New landscapes and portraits by William Armstrong, Oct. 28-30, in a salon-style show at the artists home at 554 E. Taylor St. Preview reception Oct. 28, 5-9 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Noggins -- 50 professional tattoo artists pay tribute to the human skull. Exhibit runs Oct.1-Oct.31 at the Black Orchid Gallery, 131 Drayton St.
R. Land -- Atlantabased artist presents solo exhibition of never-before-seen work at Gallery Espresso, 234 Bull St., Oct. 6-Nov. 5.
Carolyn Neely -- Open house at Remshart Row Studio and Gallery, 106 W. Jones St. Recent work by Neely, Sharon Eswine, Beth Logan, Ron Fagin, Debbie Helmken, Charmaine West, Betsy Freeman, Lynne Harris, Lydia Spears and Sally Brown.
Lifetime Achievement Award -- SCAD presents work by video artist Slater Bradley at Red Gallery, 201 E. Broughton St., beginning Oct. 7. Free and open to the public.
Tug of War -- Show at Starland features work by Curtis Ames, Richard Bjornseth, Natalie Bray, Penny Brice, Worthy Evans, Mellissa Frangias, Wendy Fosterwelsh, Alex Gingrow, Eric Ginsburg, John Jensen, Matthew Mascotte, and Michael Scoggins. Oct. 7-28.
Silverworks 2005 -- SCAD presents this juried exhibition at May Poetter Gallery, 342 Bull St., Oct. 6-26. Free and open to the public.
JEA Art for October -- The art show at the JEA, 5111 Abercorn St., beginning Oct. 1 will feature the works of Ron Schaffer, Grace Rohland & Jerry Luke.
Gallery 209 Artists -- Potter Bryan Attaway and painter Maurenn Kerstein are at Gallery 209, 209 E. River St.
Stefano Cecchini & France Kayou -- Exhibit at the Grand Bohemian in The Mansion on Forsyth Park thru Oct. 27.
June Stratton -- New fall collection of figurative oils now on view at the Whitney Gallery, 415 Whitaker St. Wed-Sat 10-5.
Constructs Series -- SCAD presents this exhibition of the work of photography professor Liz Darlington, Sept. 28Oct. 30 at Pinnacle Gallery, 320 E. Liberty St.
Sandy Branam -- Solo exhibit at the Hospice Savannah Art Gallery, at Hospice House, 1352 Eisenhower Dr. thru October.
Revelations: The Discovery of Beauty in Light and Shadow - Photographs of the
human figure at the Starlander Gallery & Cafe, 11 E. 41st St.
Diorama -- New paintings by Savannah artist and SCAD professor Pete Christman, Sept. 6-Oct. 28 at the City of Savannahs Gallery SPACE, 8 W. Henry St. Free and open to the public.
A Celebration of Judaic Art -- Work by Vicki Stone and Raya Zorkine expressing Jewish life. Sept. 6-Oct. 31 at the Hurn Museum, 1015 Whitaker St. Closed Monday. Admission for adults if $4 and for students is $3.
Michael Banks -- The Hurn Museum of Contemporary Folk Art presents work by this outsider artist Sept. 6-Dec. 31 at 1015 Whitaker St.
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