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Exhibits and openings
Work in mixed media by Preston Orr can be seen at the Gallery Espresso.

Bryan Stovall — Nature photography benefits Ossabaw Island Foundation, Sept. 22-Oct. 6 at Iocovozzi Fine Art, 1 W. Jones St.

‘I Like Your Art. You Like Mine. Wanna Trade?’ — On Fri., Sept. 28, at 6 p.m., Desot-O-Row Gallery will host an event in which artists can display their work to trade with others for artwork. Art also be available for cash at discretion of the artist. $10 entry fee. Contact Chris Cannon at 912-220-7223 or Rachel Fainter at 407-923-1334. Or just come to the gallery and set up at 5 p.m. at 2427 Desoto Ave.

Preston Orr — Recent works of mixed media at Gallery Espresso, 234 Bull St. Through Oct. 11, reception Thurs. Oct. 4, 6-9 p.m.

‘Homebound’ -- SCAD presents a photography exhibition by SCAD professor Weihua Zhang, Oct. 9-23, Hall Street Gallery, 212 W. Hall St. A reception is scheduled for Oct. 18, 6-8 p.m. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public.

William Armstrong -- Local painter and well-regarded movie scenic artist opens a new gallery at 145 Habersham St., in the shop known to longtime Savannahians as the “Day Old Bread Store.” The opening exhibit, which promises to be a great party (wine, gourmet food, live music, and the new renovated gallery), will be Oct. 12 5-9 p.m. and the exhibition will be open Oct. 13-14 1-6 p.m.

7times6 – Chroma Gallery’s annual show will feature new work by Aaron Memmott, Siddharth Parasnis, Lori Keith Robinson, Penelope Moore, Jan Clayton Pagratis, LOJA, and Cedric Smith. Through Oct. 31 at Chroma Gallery, 31 Barnard St.

First Annual P.U.R.E. Exhibition — Photographers Using Real Elements is a local cooperative devoted to celebrating the darkroom process in photography. This show features the silver gelatin photography of Kathleen Thomas, Bill Ballard, Michelle Phillips and others. Through Sept. 30 at the Starland District’s Starlander Café, 11 East 41st St.

New Artists@The Whitney — Whitney Gallery’s annual New Artists Show through Oct. 13 introduces five new additions to the gallery. This group show represents artists from Tennessee, Alabama and California: Terry Strickland, Mark Bradley-Shoup, Sara Friedlander, Rhia and Kate Stamps. Whitney Gallery is at 415 Whitaker St.

AASU Faculty Exhibition — Through Oct. 4 at the AASU Fine Arts Gallery. Ceramic sculpture, paintings, drawings, hand-colored photography, and more will fill the gallery. Weekdays 9 a.m.-5 pm. Free and open to the public.

David Kurt — This SCAD painting MFA thesis show conducts “time-based experiments with the artistic aura emanating from Hall Street Gallery.” Through Oct. 4, opening reception 6-8 p.m. at Hall Street Gallery, 212 W. Hall St.

Sandy Branam — Work by this popular local artist at the Hospice Savannah gallery, 1352 Eisenhower Dr., through October.

‘Fantastic Adventures in Text and Images’ — Highlights how artists have illustrated exploits, travels and tales from the beginnings of the novel in the 18th century through the 20th century. Artists include Cruikshank, Rowlandson, Hogarth, Rackham, and the Rhead brothers. Through Oct. 26 at SCAD Museum of Art, 227 MLK Jr. Blvd.

‘New Expressions’ — Art by Eduardo Lapetina at Beaufort’s The Gallery, Sept. 29-Oct. 25. Opening reception Sept. 29 5-8 p.m. 802 Bay St., Beaufort, S.C.

‘Splendor of Wood: Exploring Panels Paintings’ — Focuses on materials and techniques of traditional panel painting, emphasizing panel portraits drawn from SCAD’s Newton Collection. Sept. 26-Oct. 26 at the SCAD Museum of Art, 227 MLK Jr. Blvd.

‘Rudimental Hybrids’ — Work by Charles Clary, SCAD M.F.A. candidate, Sept. 5-28 May Poetter Gallery, 342 Bull St.

‘Savannah Collects: African Art in Local Collections’ — African masks, sculptures and objects. Through Oct. 2 at Pei Ling Chan Gallery, 324 MLK Jr. Blvd.

‘The Real College Experience’ — Illustrations by George Sandidge at Dimensions Gallery, 412 MLK Jr. Blvd.

‘Displaced Identity: The Globalization of Native Americans’ — Exhibit by collaborative photographers Andrea Robbins and Max Becher and SCAD photography professor Zig Jackson, through Oct. 15 at Red Gallery, 201 E. Broughton St.

‘Take the Burden’ — Solo painting exhibition by SCAD foundation studies professor Gregory Eltringham, through Oct. 7 at Pinnacle Gallery, 320 E. Liberty St.

‘Transportation of Place’ -- SCAD presents a lecture by renowned collaborative photographers Andrea Robbins and Max Becher, Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m. at Trustees Theater, 216 E. Broughton St. Free and open to the public.

Chelsea Jones — Photography by this artist is on display at The Sentient Bean, 13 E. Park Ave., Sept. 1-30.

‘Glorious Borders: Three Centuries of French Frames’ — Opens August 20 at the SCAD Museum of Art, 227 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., two doors north of the Savannah Visitors Center. Free.

‘Crazy Quilts for Modern Times’ — A vibrant display of handmade quilts created by members of the Georgia Quilt Council, Inc., will be on at the City of Savannah’s Gallery S.P.A.C.E., 9 W. Henry St., through Sept. 28.

Group Show — The Grand Bohemian Gallery at the Mansion on Forsyth Park is currently featuring artists John Duckworth, Irene Mayo and Jean Claude Roy.

Sharon McIntosh and Mary Ingalls — The artists of the month at Gallery 209 are painter Sharon McIntosh and glass artist Mary Ingalls Daniell. 209 E. River Street.

Sue Gouse and Theresa McGraw — Painter Gouse and photographer McGraw are the artists of the month for September at the JEA, 5111 Abercorn St.

Gallery 440 — Representing over 20 local and national artists, and currently featuring paintings by owner Fran Thomas and photographs by local artist Tim Coy. Also on display are a variety of works including paintings in various media, drawings, jewelry, pottery and sculpture. Located at 440 Bull St., open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wed.-Sat.

Jepson Center for the Arts – “Philip Morsberger: The Sixties,” through Jan. 20. 207 W. York St. Call 790-8800.

Telfair Academy of Arts & Sciences — “19th Century Glass from Savannah Collections,” through Dec. 2. 121 Barnard St. Call 790-8800.