Imprint of Time -- Daniel E. Smith's works in oil and encaustic are on display now through June 15 at the Downtown Athletic Club Gallery at One East Broughton Street. The public is invited to an artist reception at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 27. and the paintings may also be viewed during ordinary DAC hours.
A Centered Sense of Place -- This MFA thesis show comprises fiber work and runs through June 14 at Bergen Hall Gallery (101 MLK Jr. Blvd). Regular gallery hours are Monday to Friday 9-5. Free and open to the public.
Ritual Interiors -- Photographs by Natalie Bray comprise this MFA Thesis show at Iocovozzi Fine Art, 12 W. Harris St. Runs through May 29. Opening reception is Thursday, May 20, 7-10 p.m.
Alvida Art Gallery turns one -- This Southside gallery at 7303 Abercorn St., Suite D, marks its 1st anniversary. Featured artists include painters Ruth Hunter, Ken Meyer Jr., Jeff Ziegler and Jessica Palmer; potter Giana Eden; jeweler Phyllis Lang; sculptor Kim Kluender; ceramicist Yves Paquette; and photographers Theresa McGraw, Peggy Chartier, and Kirt Witte; and new works by owners Anne and Judith.
New Works for Spring -- This exhibit at Venus de Milo will feature work by local artists Mark Forehand, Chela Gutierrez, Shelley Smith, Jon Proctor, Margaret Brennen, & Bryce Griffis. Reception May 20 from 7:30-9:30 p.m. May 17 to July 1 at 38 MLK Jr. Blvd.
Greenpeace Russia Photo Exhibit -- At the Starland Center of Contemporary Art, 24-28 Bull St. June 4-15. Opening reception First Friday June 4th 6-10 p.m. Free and open to the public. Greenpeace Russia will be exhibiting this photo exhibit at StarCCA during the G8 Summit. The G8 makes numerous decisions that impact nuclear waste/nuclear weapons/nuclear clean up funding-type issues in Russia and in the U.S.
Secret Gardens New York: Designer Handbags by Karen Sharf -- SCAD presents this exhibit May 13-June 12, at Pinnacle Gallery, 320 E. Liberty St. Free.
The Rules of Abstraction -- OReilly and Soto present this photography exhibit May 6-27 at Gallery Espresso, 234 Bull St.
Relationships -- SCAD presents an annual exhibition of student sequential artwork, May 17-June 20, at Orleans Hall Gallery, 201 Barnard St. Free.
Art of Jayne McNeely -- AASU senior art education exhibition through May 27. Free admission.
New Visions -- A collection of pottery by Haitian artist Serge Gay. Opening reception at the Beach Institute on Tuesday, June 1st at 6 p.m. Show runs June 1-10. Free. The Beach Institute is at the corner of Price and Harris Streets.
The Graphic World of William Hogarth -- Features 2 dozen prints by the 18th Century English artist. Through June 30 at SCADs Newton Center, 227 MLK Jr. Blvd.
Contextural World -- Janet E. Allen's design's in fabric; an MFA Thesis exhibition at the S&L Gallery, 108 E. Liberty Street. Call 447-8553.
Crazy Horse -- Photographs from Iraq by photojournalist Rita Leistner. Through June 28 at the Steve Wiley Gallery at 2424 Desoto Ave.
Sandra Edgar Davies -- The Art Show at the JEA, 5111 Abercorn, beginning May 1 will feature the works of this local artist.
Work and Progress -- Retrospective by SCAD professor Michael Brown at The Opus Gallery on Chippewa Square. The exhibit runs through Saturday, May 29.
Weaving Geographies -- SCAD presents an exhibition of Nene Humphreys sculptural works inspired by the Miao people of China, April 20-June 6, at Pei Ling Chan Gallery, 322 MLK Jr. Blvd. Free.
Keepers of the Spirit -- Powerful black and white portrait photography by local photographer John Zeuli, at Bread & Butter Cafe, 719 E. Broad, through May.
Spinning Filaments -- An exhibition highlighting work from the SCAD fibers department, April 21-June 13, at Red Gallery, 201 E. Broughton St. Free.
Ray Ellis: A Painters Journey -- This retrospective of the famed Lowcountry artist runs through June 13 at the Telfair Museum of Art, 121 Barnard St.
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