‘In the Mix Act III’ - A collaborative graffiti performance celebrating the art of street culture. Five graffiti artists paint live on five individual panels. After 20 minutes they switch and use the previous artists design for inspiration. The public is encouraged to participate in the collaborative painting of a cinder block wall set up for the entire evening. Throughout the evening there will be live hip-hop DJ’s, MC’s and Break Dancing, courtesy of Dope Sandwich Productions. Opening reception and performance Friday Sept. 22, 6-10:30 p.m. Show runs Sept. 22-Oct.4. Closing reception Friday Sept. 29, 7 p.m. 2427 Desoto Ave. between Whitaker and Bull on 41st in Starland Design District.
‘Reintroducing Rembrandt’ -- In conjunction with the Rembrandt exhibition on display at Red Gallery, Gary Schwartz, the world’s leading Rembrandt expert, will be presenting a lecture titled “Reintroducing Rembrandt,” Sept. 21, 7:30 p.m., at the Trustees Theater, 216 E. Broughton St. The lecture is free and open to the public and Schwartz will be available to sign copies of “The Rembrandt Book” after the lecture.
‘Snowbound’ -- Color photography by Lisa M. Robinson is on display at Jack Leigh Gallery. 132 East Oglethorpe Ave. Closing Reception: Thursday Oct. 5, 2006 5-7 p.m. Free and open to the public.
‘Aftermath’ -- Edna Dapo’s SCAD MFA solo thesis exhibition of paintings, drawings and prints, centers on people’s experiences and their immediate surroundings after tragedy. Sept. 28 - Oct. 12 at the Alexander Annex Gallery, 668 Indian Street. Free and open to the public and will be featured on the Oct. 6 Gallery Hop, 5-7 p.m.
New Savannah Art Association Gallery -- The Savannah Art Association opens its new gallery space Sept. 14 in the Board Room of the Senior Citizens Building, 3025 Bull St. The Savannah Art Association was founded in 1920 and is the oldest art association in Georgia.
Call for Entries -- The Sentient Bean will hold an art show and silent auction next month to benefit the Coastal Children’s Advocacy Center. Donations of original artworks are now being sought; all donations are tax-deductible. Please call Karen or Kris at 236-1401 for more information.
‘Noteworthy Art’ -- Savannah Folk Music Society exhibit and auction features 14 unique guitars to be exhibited the month of September 2006 at the Lobby Gallery in City Market. These one-of-a-kind works of art will be auctioned at the midpoint of the Folkfest in City Market, 8:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13 and the midpoint of the concert at the Roundhouse, about 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15. Artists participating this year are: Richard Adams, Lawrence Carson, Zola Delburn, Harry DeLorme, Sharon Dobbs, Barbara Gentry, Rachel Green, Betsy Haun, Ching Levy, Sharon McIntosh, Chris Roberts, Andrea Strak, Albert Seidl and Deborah Stewart. In addition the auction will feature guitars signed by such noted musicians as Emmylou Harris, Judy Collins, Kenny Rogers and Don McLean, and other items signed by Jimmy Buffett, Bonnie Raitt and the Brothers Four.
Hebermehl at Hang Fire -- Work by this local artist is on display Sept. 22- Oct. 13 at Hang Fire, 37 Whitaker Street downtown.
‘Etchings of Rembrandt’ -- SCAD celebrates the 400-year anniversary of Rembrandt’s birth with this exhibit Aug. 31-Sept. 25 at the Red Gallery, 201 E. Broughton St. 40 etchings by Rembrandt for sale. Free and open to the public.
Barbara Archer Gallery -- The Barbara Archer Gallery in Savannah is presenting a selection of works by innovative new and established contemporary artists, as well as masters in the field of American self-taught art. Open by appointment only at 341-8369 or 273-8184. 306 E. Huntingdon St.
‘From Freedom’s Shadow: African Americans and the United States Capitol’ -- Savannah State University presents this exhibit from the U.S. Capitol Historical Society, Sept. 6-Oct. 5 in Adams Hall on the SSU campus.
Savannah Art Works -- New gallery at 240 Bull St. marks its opening with an exhibit of new work by Georgia Nagle and H. C. Warner.
‘All Over the Lot’ -- Hospice Savannah will showcase a new body of photographs by local photographer, Margaret Brennan, Sept. 1–Oct. 31 at the Hospice Savannah Art Gallery, at Hospice House, 1352 Eisenhower Drive.
Whitney Gallery -- New artists Carrie Christian, Melody Postma, Chris Revelle, Gerome Temple and Ben Ward are being showcased Sept.–Oct. Whitney Gallery is at 415 Whitaker Street.
‘Linda Cohn was here’ -- Chicago native Linda Cohn will exhibit her works at Gallery S. P. A. C. E. (Savannah’s Place for Art, Culture and Education) Sept. 5-Oct. 27. Admission is free. Gallery S.P.A.C.E. is at 9 West Henry Street in Savannah. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday-Friday.
‘Borrowed Time’ -- New works by Juliana Peloso at Gallery Espresso, 234 Bull St., Sept. 7-28.
Black Orchid Gallery -- Through Sept. 30: original regional band album covers, T-shirts, and poster art. Closing reception Sun. Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. Black Orchid is at 131 Drayton St.
JEA Artist of the Month -- The Art Show at the Jewish Educational Alliance, 5111 Abercorn St., beginning September 1 will feature the works of Ardis Wood.
‘Plant Portraits: The California Legacy of A.R. Valentien’ -- At the SCAD Museum of Art, 227 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., through Oct. 6.
‘Darkly Carved Treasures: Traditional Plants and Flowers of China’ -- At the SCAD Museum of Art, 227 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., through Oct. 6.
Gallery 440 -- Gallery 440 between Monterey Square and Forsyth Park, welcomes Charlotte Dunlap, Morgan Kuhn, Cissie Victor and Frances Walter. Also upstairs are works by Tim Coy and Billy Herrin. Now showing on the first floor, a group exhibition of figure, still life and landscape paintings by Fran Thomas, figurative watercolors and oil still life paintings by Jorge Alvarez, landscapes by Barbara Jones, watercolors by Jill Chafin and Brenda Turner and more.
Jepson Center for the Arts – Exhibits include: “Helen Levitt: Photographs from the Permanent Collection”; selections from the Walter O. Evans Collection of African American Art; and “Myrtle Jones: A Tribute.” 207 W. York St. Call 790-8800.
Telfair Academy of Arts & Sciences --121 Barnard St. Call 790-8800.