Exhibits & openings this week 

'Shredded Greens + White Flags' and ‘Visual Thinc-ers' - ThincSavannah hosts two concurrent shows through Nov. 4. "Shredded Greens + White Flags" features ll feature Betsy Cain's shredded paintings. John Spurlock displays drawings and paintings. "Visual Thinc-ers" features work by eight current and former ThincSavannah members working in visual disciplines. Gallery hours are Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and by appointment. ThincSavannah, 35 Barnard Street, Suite 300,

'We Done All We Could and None of It's Good' - Trenton Doyle Hancock is best known for his ongoing narrative and theatrical installations. Gutstein Gallery, 201 E. Broughton St.

Alter-Ego: A Decade of Work by Anthony Goicolea - This midcareer survey consists of approximately 30 works, including photographs, drawings, videos, and mixed-media installations by this Cuban-American, Georgia born artist. Through January 8. Jepson Center for the Arts, 207 West York St., www.telfair.org/

Betsy Cain: In Situ - Savannah painter Cain's first solo show at the Jepson looks at "how a place inhabits you over time. A personal excavation of meanings." She's adopted a personal form of expressive abstraction, reflecting her beginnings as a figurative painter and her inspiration in the landscape of the Georgia coast. Show runs through Dec 4. Jepson Center for the Arts, 207 W. York St., www.telfair.org/

Beyond Utility: Pottery Created by Enslaved Hands - Although made for utilitarian purposes, the 19th century jars, jugs and other vessels exemplify the work of experienced artisans who were enslaved people, including David Drake, also known as "Dave the Potter." Show runs through Dec. 17. Jepson Center for the Arts, 207 W. York St., www.telfair.org/

BloodBerry Moon Delight - Recent works by Savannah artist Jessica Knapp. Through October with reception Oct. 20 from 6-9 p.m. Ready for the fall and especially Halloween, Knapp creates paintings and mixed media "fresh kills" that are witty, and "adorably grotesque." Gallery Espresso, 234 Bull St.

Hospice Savannah 5 x 7 show - 3rd Annual 5 by 7 art show through October 14 in the Hospice Savannah Art Gallery. Approximately 170 paintings, ceramics and photographs will be on display, each with their own silent bid sheet. Bids start at $33 in honor of Hospice Savannah's 33 years of not-for-profit hospice and bereavement care to the community. Final bids will be taken during the closing reception Friday, Oct. 14 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The public is invited to drop by during normal business hours, and also to attend the closing reception. Hospice House, 1352 Eisenhower Dr.

JenMarie Zeleznak: Lovesick - SCAD MFA thesis exhibition Oct. 3-17 at new gallery space next to Bicycle Link. Opening reception Fri. Oct. 14, 6-9 p.m. Ashmore Gallery, 412 MLK Blvd.

Judith Kruger: ‘Wanderlust' - Mixed media paintings and prints initiated through personal engagement with overlooked surfaces in everyday life. Reception Fri. Oct. 14, 6-7:30 p.m. Fahm Gallery, 1 Fahm St.

Night of the Living Dead - 15th annual Halloween party at A.T. Hun, Sat. Oct. 29, starting at 7 p.m. Food and beverages will be served. A.T. Hun Gallery, 302 W. St. Julian St.,

Persona - Three-person exhibition explores various ways in which individuals perceive and visually project themselves through the use of iconic objects and personal characterizations. Features work of Zola Delburn, Roz Morris and Jerome Meadows. Reception: Sun., Oct. 16, 3-6pm. Gallery Hours: Saturdays & Sundays 11am-4pm Indigo Sky Community Gallery, 915 Waters Ave.

Saturday Life Drawing at the Wormhole - Life drawing, painting or sculpting in a private, professional & creative atmosphere. Different models each week. The Wormhole is open only to artists during these sessions. Saturdays, 3-6pm (Door opens 2:45) The Wormhole, 2307 Bull St @ 40th. Cost $10. Contact Eric Wooddell, 912-631-8250.

Tradition in Transition: A Celebration of Quilts - Group show by members of the Savannah Quilt Guild. Quilting workshops/demos on select Wednesdays during October. Call for info. Gallery S.P.A.C.E., 9 W. Henry Street, www.savannahga.gov/arts

Trick or Treat @ Kobo Gallery - Savannah Fine Art Dealers Association event at Kobo Gallery, part of this year's Trick or Treat gallery hop. New artists displaying their work are painter T.S. Kist, photographer Meryl Truett, and mixed media artist Marta McWhorter. Kobo Artists also displaying work: Doris Grieder, Steve Cook, Sonya Ho, Tobia Makover, Christi Reiterman, Heather Lindsey Stewart, Dicky Stone, Meredith Anne Sutton, Desmal Purcell, and Stephanie Thames. Reception Thurs. Oct. 27 5:30-8 p.m. Kobo Gallery, 33 Barnard St., www.savfada.com/

Trick or Treat Art Hop - Trolley your way from gallery to gallery in downtown Savannah. Thurs. Oct. 27. 5-8:30pm. Hosted by the Savannah Fine Art Dealers Association. Participating galleries are Grand Bohemian, Friedman's Fine Art, Chroma, Ray Ellis and Kobo. Free and open to the public. www.SavFADA.com Participating downtown galleries, www.savfada.com/

Todo Esta Bien! - (Everything is OK). New works by DrZ. At Local 11ten through October. Local 11ten, 1110 Bull St.

Tybee Festival of the Arts - This annual juried art show features painters, jewelers, potters, woodworkers, photographers, fabric, glass arts and weavers from throughout the Coastal Empire. New location this year: Jaycee Park, behind the Tybee Arts Center. Look for the big tent. Oct. 15-16, Sat 10-6 & Sun 10-5 Jaycee Park, Tybee Island, www.tybeearts.org/





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