HumaNatureScapes -- SCAD grad student Keri McLeod explores the regional landscape for her M.F.A. thesis show. Through May 31 in Alexander Hall, 668 Indian St. Reception is May 27, 6-8 p.m. Free & open to the public.
For Arts Sake -- Silent auction benefits Hospice Savannah Foundation. Seventeen original works, including paintings, photography and sculpture will be on display at merchants in the Downtown Design District, Whitaker Street from Charlton Lane to Gaston, May 26-June 2nd. Silent auction June 2 during the Spring Open House from 5-8 p.m. Art may previewed online at
Fragmented Presence -- Paintings and prints by Jessica Lambert through June 1 at the DeSotoRow Gallery in the Starland Design District. Reception is Friday, May 27 at 7 p.m.
Spring Tide: New Work, New Beginnings -- Never-before-seen water images by the late Jack Leigh. Also featuring work from the gallerys other represented artists, Ben Beasley, Rod Cook, Eliza Lamb, Susan Laney and Lisa Robinson. Exhibition will be on display May 21-July 11 at the Jack Leigh Gallery, 132 E. Oglethorpe Ave. Hours: Tues.-Sat. 10:30-5:30, Sun. 1-5
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. through June 15.
Small show/Large presence -- Paintings and prints by the late Joan Hamilton Cobitz, through June 30 at the Sentient Bean.
Disparity -- Large-scale drawings by Astrid Muller-Karger through June 2 at Gallery Espresso, 234 Bull St.
Bob Farr - Exhibition of new black and white photography at Cutters Point Coffee in Sandfly, Skidaway at Ferguson Avenue. Through June 10.
In House -- SCAD presents this exhibition influenced by skateboard culture, through June 28, in the Red Gallery, 201 E. Broughton St.
Mary Ellen McLaughlin -- New paintings by this watercolorist through May at the Hospice Savannah Art Gallery, at Hospice House, 1352 Eisenhower Dr.
Cyclical -- An MFA thesis show by Bethany Bond, May 12-29 at Venus De Milo, 38 MLK Jr. Blvd.
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.
Savannah Theme Parties -- Exhibition of photos by Emily Jane Becker Harris spanning five years of costume/theme
events in the Savannah area. Reception May 28, 6 p.m.-3 a.m., at Gallery 1818, 1818 Whitaker St. One night only.
Special Edition: Fashion Photography from the Rhoades Collection -- SCAD presents this exhibit through July 30 at the Earle W. Newton Center for British-American Studies, 227 MLK Jr. Blvd. Free and open to the public.
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.
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.
Art Patrol is for rotating shows, exhibitions and receptions. Send your art info to firstname.lastname@example.org
Bio: A native Savannahian, Jim has been editor-in-chief of Connect Savannah for ten years. The University of Georgia graduate is also a travel writer, authoring regional guides in the Moon handbook series...A native Savannahian, Jim has been editor-in-chief of Connect Savannah for ten years. The University of Georgia graduate is also a travel writer, authoring regional guides in the Moon handbook series.more