Haiti -- Savannah New Visions Expo -- Due to an overwhelming response from the community, this collection of pottery by Haitain artist Serge Gay has been extended until July 6 at the Beach Institute. The exhibition features many types of pottery sculptures, including vases, plates and statues. The exhibit is free and open to the public. The Beach Institute is located at the corner of Price and Harris streets. Call 232-2626.
Lilly Harms -- The Downtown Athletic Club Gallery at One East Broughton Street will feature works in oil by non-objective artist Lilly Harms through August 1. There will be an Artists Reception, free and open to the public, on Friday, June 25, from 6:30 until 8 p.m. with hors doeuvres by Kayak Kafe.
Pioneering Craft: CNC Technology in the Creation of Furniture -- SCAD presents this exhibit through July 5 at Pei Ling Chan Gallery, 322 MLK Jr. Blvd. Free and open to the public. This exhibition features studio furniture that incorporates CNC technology in the building process. Traditional, contemporary and abstract tables, seating, screens and cabinets made of varied materials, including aluminum, stainless steel, ebony, cherry and maple, will be on view.
The Poetry of Light: A Survey of Contemporary Lighting -- This SCAD exhibit explores the medium of light through the creative work of artists who have found a balance between art and production. June 18-July 3, Bergen Hall Gallery, 101 MLK Jr. Blvd. Free and open to the public.
Into the Great Outdoors -- SCAD presents this exhibit June 24-26, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., at Pei Ling Chan Garden for the Arts, 324 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. For the exhibition, four furniture makers worked with SCAD students to create temporary outdoor installations. Materials used in the installation range from steel and railroad ties to willow and maple.The exhibition is free and open to the public.
Black & White -- SCAD presents this exhibition of works on paper highlighting the elegance and subtle nuances inherent in black-and-white processes, through July 12, at Pinnacle Gallery, 320 E. Liberty St. This exhibition is featured on the colleges monthly gallery hop, Friday, July 9, 5-7 p.m. Both the exhibition and gallery hop are free and open to the public.
The Right to Bare Arms ....and Shoulders, Legs, Torsos, etc. -- An exhibit of figurative art by members of The Art School. At Sentient Bean on Park Avenue, July 1-31.
The Other Savannah -- New photography by Kirk Witte is featured at Alvida Art Gallery, 7303 Abercorn St. one block south of Eisenhower. Gallery hours are MonThur, 10 a.m. 5 p.m., FriSat, 10 a.m. 6 p.m. Call 355-5656.
Mixed Media Show -- Artists of MeadowLark Studio collaborate in this show at the Indigo Sky Community Gallery, 915 Waters Ave. through June 30.
JEA Artist of the Month -- In June, the JEA will feature the works of Sylvia Udinsky, a local Savannah artist. Udinskys paintings will be for sale and for viewing through June 30 at the JEA at 5111 Abercorn Street.
CURV-ITURE: Studio Furniture Celebrates the Curve -- through Aug. 1, at Red Gallery, 201 E. Broughton St.
This juried exhibition features studio furniture in all media that incorporates the use of the curve as a design element. Tables, seating, cabinets and other furniture from artists throughout the United States, as well as Canada and Australia, will be on view. This exhibition will be included in SCADs monthly gallery hop, Friday, July 9, 5-7 p.m. Both the exhibition and the gallery hop are free and open to the public.
Gallery 209 Artists of the Month -- The work of watercolorist Peggy Cone and jewelry and glass artist Isa Bella Davis will be featured at Gallery 209, 209 E. River Street through June.
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. Through July 1 at 38 MLK Jr. Blvd.
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 Blvd.
Crazy Horse -- Photographs from Iraq by photojournalist Rita Leistner. Through June 28 at the Steve Wiley Gallery at 2424 Desoto Ave.
Bernard DAndrea: Five Decades of Evolution -- The Telfair Museum of Art will host a major exhibition of works by New York painter/illustrator, and long-time Hilton Head Island resident, Bernard DAndrea from June 30 through Sept. 5.
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