Variations on a Still Life -- Patricia Walkers oil paintings and drawings in charcoal and pastel are displayed in DAC Gallery at One East Broughton St. from May 10 to June 15.
Art at AASU -- Three AASU art education students hold a gallery reception for their final student art exhibition at AASU on Tuesday, May 17 at 6 p.m. in the AASU Fine Arts Gallery. Lindsey Thompson, Becky Herzog, and Heidi Morris complete their art education studies with this exhibit. Open through May 20, weekdays 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Free.
In House -- SCAD presents this exhibition influenced by skateboard culture, May 18June 28, in the Red Gallery, 201 E. Broughton St. Reception is Thursday, May 19, 6 p.m., featuring a 7 p.m. lecture by Mike Grimes, the curator for 32-Inch Canvas, a traveling collection of skateboard decks from Canada. Free and open to the public.
Cyclical -- An MFA thesis show by Bethany Bond, May 12-29 at Venus De Milo, 38 MLK Jr. Blvd. Opening reception Thursday May 12, 7-10 p.m.
Alexander Ink -- SCAD exhibit features printmaking work by college faculty, staff and students enrolled in fall and winter quarter printmaking classes, through May 13 at Alexander Hall Gallery Annex, 668 Indian St.
Mary Adams -- Exhibit of recent paintings and sculpture at Iocovozzi Fine Art, 12 West Harris St. Artists reception at 7 p.m.
Alexander Girls -- Photos by Jenn Alexander at Black Orchid Gallery, 131 Drayton St.
Organic Constructions -- SCAD presents an exhibition of digital art by Kenneth A. Huff, through May 21, at Pinnacle Gallery, 320 E. Liberty St.
Dreams and Visions -- Works in oil and wax on paper and canvas by Ruth Hunter through May at the Alvida Art Gallery 7303 Abercorn St. one block south of Eisenhower in Upchurch Centre. Gallery hours are Mon-Thur, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri-Sat, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Call for Entries -- Show is June 3-June 24, 2005 at the Starland Center of Contemporary Art. Show strives to exploit the complex possibilities that pencil and paper offer in partnership. Work may be submitted or proposed to David at firstname.lastname@example.org. Submissions must include photographs,
dimensions, and an artist statement. For proposals, photographs are not necessary, however, they should include an artist statement, technical description of the final work, and sketches. Deadline May 23. Work selected by May 25. Installation begins May 30. F
Mary Ellen McLaughlin -- New paintings by this watercolorist through May at the Hospice Savannah Art Gallery, at Hospice House, 1352 Eisenhower Dr. Opening reception May 12, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Farm Team: A Season in the Minors -- Joseph C. Gambles thesis exhibition chronicles life in baseballs minor leagues. At Grayson Stadium on Victory Drive through the Sand Gnats season.
Still Life -- A contemporary installation of photographs by local artist Khaki Bedford will be exhibited at Desoto Row Gallery, 2427 Desoto Ave., May 19-25. Opening reception Friday, May 20th, from 6-9 p.m.
Print, Process, Collaboration: Bud Shark, Master Printer -- SCAD presents an exhibition that explores contemporary American printmaking, through May 15 at Red Gallery, 201 E. Broughton St.
Bridge -- SCAD presents an exhibition featuring work by 11 students in the winter quarter 2005 Chinese painting class, through May 13, at Alexander Hall Gallery, 668 Indian St.
Perception & Reflection -- Featuring the works of Savannah artists Grace Rohland, Ron Schaffer & Jerry Luke. through May 27 at Gallery S.P.A.C.E., 9 West Henry Street.
A Fine Dividing Line: Folk Art, Fine Art -- A double show at the Hurn includes Purvis Young: A 30 Year Retrospective and Ricardo Manuel Diaz: Reality Out of Grayness. 1015 Whitaker St.
Gallery 209 Artists of the Month --Painter Rebecca Willis and jeweler Marlene Nawrocki are featured at Gallery 209, 209 E. River St. throughout May.
Kevin Starr -- 11 large photos based in fashion and narrative interpretations, at the Sapphire Grill through May 30. w
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An essentially bad-faith negotiator like Governor Deal is able to credibly sell himself as a change agent for public education precisely because the people inside the public education status quo always seem to oppose any change with the potential to improve our schools.