Submit your event at savannahnow.com/calendar. Events printed in chronological order as space allows. Info: 912-652-0365
"SOFT, A Sculpture Exhibition": noon-5 p.m. Thursday-Saturday through Feb. 2, closing reception 6-9 p.m. Feb. 1; The Gallery at Sulfur Studios, 2301 Bull St.; sulfurstudios.org. Artists express how working in soft materials affect the presence and impact of sculptural forms and what can be gained/compromised when rigidity is abandoned for flexibility.
“Through the Eyes of the Artist, Paintings by Harris Lewis”: through March; Senior Citizens Inc., 3025 Bull St.; 912-236-0363. Artist is retired Probate Court Judge Harris Lewis.
“Analog Collage Collaboration” by Sabine Remy: through Feb. 2; Sulfur Studios, 2301 Bull St.; miriskum.de. Analog collage artist from Dusseldorf, Germany. Cut & Paste Analog Collage Workshop 2-5 p.m. Jan.18; Open studio dates: 2-5 p.m. Jan. 25; Community potluck: S5-7 p.m. Jan. 19; First Friday viewing & reception 6-9 p.m. Feb. 1. Sulfur Studios’ ON::VIEW Artist-in-Residency.
Manufacturing Appreciation Week student design competition: Open to all K-12 students in Georgia. Details at georgiamaw.org. Artwork must be received by 5 p.m. Feb. 5 at Savannah Technical College Savannah Campus, Effingham Campus or Liberty Campus. Info at 912-443-5512 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
“For the Birds” by Tim Foster: 4 p.m.-late Monday-Saturday through Jan. 24, closing reception 6-8 p.m. Jan. 17; In Vino Veritas, 102 E Liberty St.; sulfurstudios.org. Photographs taken from his years documenting the Savannah skyline and the detail inherent in many of its architectural monuments.
“Look! I'm Over There” by Marcus Kenney: Through Jan. 26; 6 p.m. Jan. 24 artist talk; Laney Contemporary, 1810 Mills B Lane Blvd.; free; laneycontemporary.com. Large-scale sculptural pieces constructed of found objects.
"Savannah Families Abroad, The Consumption of Culture in the 19th Century": Through Jan. 27; Telfair Academy; Museum members free/non-members general admission; Telfair.org. Featured will be souvenirs of what art and furnishings American travelers collected in the 19th century.
3-D clay artist Deborah Auleatha Mueller: 10:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m. daily through January; Gallery 209; Gallery209savannah.com. Functional, decorative and sculptural pottery using stoneware and Raku clay.
Weaving, fiber art by Urban Jupena: through Jan. 31, 3-8 p.m. Jan. 16 reception; JEA Art Gallery, 5111 Abercorn St.
"North of Victory, Savannah’s Soulful Signage": through Feb. 26, 6-9 .m. Feb. 1 opening reception; The Sentient Bean, 13 E. Park Ave. Photography exhibition by Susan Earl displays a sampling of Savannah’s rich cache of hand-painted signs from storefronts and facades of predominately African-American churches, barbershops and beauty salons, restaurants and seafood emporiums, and auto repair and car wash businesses.
Pottery by Harriet Zabusky-Zand: Feb. 1-28, 3-5 p.m. Feb. 10 reception; JEA Art Gallery, 5111 Abercorn St. She has been a professional artist for more than 35 years, initially as a weaver and then as a painter, printmaker, sculptor and, most recently, as a potter.
Donate your art for ISCAP art sale: 1-4 p.m. Feb. 9 sale; Asbury Memorial UMC, 1008 E. Henry St.; Carol Anderson at email@example.com. Seeking climate, environmental, repurposed materials and love planet Earth art. Proceeds to Student Climate Art Project and Asbury Memorial UMC’s Children’s Educational Fund.
“Abstracts & Animals”: 8:15 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday through December; City Hall Rotunda; free; Lspracher@savannahga.gov. Donna Stankiewicz works with realistic subject matter using paints, dye, and fabric. Jody Beth Wigton uses color and pattern to create multi-pieced abstract and improvisational designs.
"Monet to Matisse, Masterworks of French Impressionism": Through Feb. 10; Jepson Center, 207 W. York St.; admission prices vary; telfair.org.
“American Abolitionists & Anti-Slavery Activists: Conscience of the Nation”: through February; Beach Institute African-American Cultural Center, 502 E. Harris St.; americanabolitionists.com. Photographs and engravings of historic abolitionists and anti-slavery activists; begins in the 18th century with early colonial American anti-slavery activists.
The Hurn Museum presents "Native Son": Through March 31; The Beach Institute, 502 E. Harris St.; 912-335-8868. A 50-year retrospective of Rudolph Valentino Bostic's work.
#art912 "Walking the Horizon": Through April 21; Jepson Center; museum members free/non-members general admission; telfair.org. An exhibition of the late Savannah-based artist Bertha Husband (Scottish, 1948-2017) in tribute to her legacy in the art world.
Art Showcase Savannah: through May 21; Savannah Convention Center, One International Drive; free. Art featuring local and SCAD artists.
Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters: daily through May 26, prices vary; noon-4 p.m. Sundays through May 26 free for Chatham County residents with proof of residency; 124 Abercorn St. Tours subject to availability; telfair.org/visit/owens-thomas/.
“South by Southwest” by Meredith Gray: Exhibit through Dec. 12; Hospice Savannah Art Gallery, 1352 Eisenhower Drive; HospiceSavannah.org/ArtGallery. A portion of sales from show benefits hospice programs. Encaustic artist and photographer features images taken during her time in Savannah and most recently in her soon-to-be home of Santa Fe, N.M.
WWI exhibit features items from Savannah: 8:15 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday through December in City Hall first floor rotunda; First Tuesday Tours in Council Chambers; First Tuesday Tours register at savannahga.gov/FirstTuesdayTours, 912-651-6412 or 912-651-6412. Features artifacts, documents and photographs.
The Art of Photographs of “Savannah Square by Square”: store hours through Dec. 29; Blick Art Materials Upstairs Gallery, 318 E. Broughton St.; savannahsquarebysquare.com. Original photographs and illustrations from the coffee-table book first published by Historic Savannah Foundation in 2015.