'Le Cafe' -- Acrylic paintings by Jessica Barnhill, Nov. 17- Dec. 8 at Gallery Espresso, 234 Bull St. Illustrative style paintings inspired by retro and European advertisements.
Small Works -- Various media by artists June Stratton, Monica Cook, Elena Madden, Daniel E. Smith, Corinne Adams, Leslie Kneisel, Barbara J. Brown, James Allen, Stephen Kasun and Adela Holmes, Dec. 1-23 at The Whitney Gallery, 415 Whitaker St.
SCAD Gallery Hop -- Monthly event is Friday, Dec. 2, 5-7 p.m., in four college facilities: Red Gallery, 201 E. Broughton St., Pinnacle Gallery, 320 E. Liberty St., May Poetter Gallery, 342 Bull St., and ShopSCAD, 340 Bull St. Shuttles will run between the galleries and refreshments will be served. Participants may join the gallery hop at any of the stops.
Free and open to the public.
A Host of Folk Angels -- New exhibit at the Hurn Museum, 1015 Whitaker St., Nov. 15-Dec. 31. Closed Monday.
Faces of Folk -- Rare portraits in a new exhibit at The Hurn Museum, 1015 Whitaker St., Nov. 15-Dec. 31. Closed Monday.
Horne & Thistle Gallery -- Through December, a group show at this new gallery at 424 E. Oglethorpe Ave. features Gamble Moore, Craig Stevens, Arnold Desmarais, Mary Ellen McLaughlin,
William Peterson, and Hillary Parker.
Ties That Bind -- Watercolors by Savannah native Sonya Walker through Dec. 11 at the Beach Institute, corner Price & Harris.
the trouble with building here -- Julio Garcias series of studies on the encroachment of development on natural landscapes. Nov. 11-Dec. 2 at Atwells Art & Frame, 228 W. Broughton St. Opening reception Nov. 11 at 6 p.m.
Healthcare showcase -- Art work by local healthcare professionals is at Hospice Savannah Art Gallery Nov. 1-Dec. 31. 1352 Eisenhower Dr.
JEA Art for December -- The work of Tybee painter Steve Willis will be on display this month at the Jewish Educational Alliance, 5111 Abercorn St.
Gallery 209 Artists -- Featured artists at this gallery at 209 E. River St. are Alaine Daniel and jeweler Angela Erdy.
Michael Banks -- The Hurn Museum of Contemporary Folk Art presents work by this outsider artist Sept. 6-Dec. 31 at 1015 Whitaker St. Closed Monday.
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
The City rightly and responsibly expects cultural organizations to diversify their funding streams and not be overly reliant on taxpayer largesse. Most administrations, however, have seen the value of the investment not only for political purposes, but also because it’s just the right thing to do.