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.
Ties That Bind -- Watercolors by Savannah native Sonya Walker through Dec. 11 at the Beach Institute, corner Price & Harris. Opening reception October 30 at 3 p.m. includes gallery talk by the artist.
RX: Mind Filter -- Paintings by Torrey Stifel on the subject of loss of control in our fast-paced society. At La Galerie Bleue, 3515 Montgomery St., Nov. 1-10. Opening reception Nov. 4 5-7:30 p.m.
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.
Presence -- Recent oil paintings and drawings by Savannah-based artist
Erica Gajewski, Oct. 27-Nov. 10 at Gallery Espresso, 234 Bull St. Opening reception 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10.
Healthcare showcase -- Art work by local physicians and healthcare professionals will hang in the Hospice Savannah Art Gallery Nov. 1-Dec. 31. Meet many of the artists at the opening reception Thurs., Nov. 10, 5:30- 7:30 p.m. at the gallery at 1352 Eisenhower Dr. The works will include a mixture of oils, watercolors and photography. Some of the featured artists are: Chip Goldsmith, MD, Bill Zorn, MD Roberta Smith, MD; Ronald Fagin, MD; Robert Trenkamp; Michael Weinman, MD; Carrie Kellogg, Charmaine West, Judith Kessler, Thomas Yeh, MD; Beth Logan, and Carolyn Neely.
R. Land -- Atlantabased artist presents solo exhibition of never-before-seen work at Gallery Espresso, 234 Bull St., Oct. 6-Nov. 5.
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.
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.
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.
Revelations: The Discovery of Beauty in Light and Shadow - Photographs of the
human figure at the Starlander Gallery & Cafe, 11 E. 41st St.
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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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