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Exhibits & opening around town this week
Rubi McGrory opens 'Art TM' at Oglethorpe Gallery. Reception is this Friday evening from 6-9 p.m.

Africanology Realities in American Worlds - An exhibition of large-scaled, multi-media paintings and installations by Amiri Geuka Farris. SSU Social Sciences Building Gallery,

Aldwyth: Work v./Work n. - Collage and assemblage 1991-2009 by this reclusive Hilton Head artist, now in her 70s. Jepson Center for the Arts through 5/17

Art, TM - Artist Rubi McGrory exhibits 23 hand-stitched pieces representing a study of embroidery throughout history with a focus on the visual impact of branding and logos. Runs through 3/31. Oglethorpe Gallery, 406 E. Oglethorpe Ave.,

Artist of the Month: Michalel Carnahan - Friedman's Fine Art features a collection of of botanical watercolors and floral still-lifes with intricate Asian vignette backgrounds by Carnahan, a local artist. Friedman's Fine Art, 28 W. State St. ,

Call for instructors - The City's Department of Cultural Affairs is accepting resumes for visual art and performing art instructors for Summer Break Art Camp June 7-August 27 at studio S.P.A.C.E., 9 West Henry St. Painting, ceramics, metalwork, mixed media and performing arts. Applications deadline is Friday, April 2, 2010 at 5 pm. Send resume to For more information contact Lisa Bradley at (912)651-6783.

Casey Waters and Anne Power - Waters works with daguerreotypes using traditional 19th century methods. Power is a painter who lived much of her life in Florida and painted impressionistic scenes. Iocovozzi Fine Art, 1 W. Jones St.
Margaret Brennan: A Savannah Retrospective - A collection of work from previous series of floral and landscape photography, and the debut of a series shot recently in France. JEA Art Gallery, 5111 Abercorn St.

Nature's Banquet: American Paintings from the Manoogian Collection - Landscapes by Hudson River School painters and American Impressionists are complemented by exquisite still lifes. SCAD Museum of Art, 227 MLK Jr. Blvd.
New paintings of the South - Ray Ellis unveils a collection of paintings inspired by the greater Savannah area. Opening reception: 3/25, 3-6pm. Ray Ellis Gallery , 205 W. Congress St.

New work by Lynda Potter - Nostalgic Savannah scenery in water color and mixed media. Runs thru 3/31. Gallery Espresso, 234 Bull St.

Nothing Is As It Seems - New 3-D mixed media works from artist Malaika Favorite, inspired by poet Paul Lawrence Dunbar, exploring choices and their consequences. Beach Institute, 502 E. Harris St. ,

Painters' Reel: Contemporary Painters of Georgia - The exhibition features 11 contemporary painters from across the state, representing a cross-section of Georgia's vibrant visual art scene. Organized by the Museum of Arts and Sciences in Macon. Runs thru May 17. Jepson Center, 207 W. York St. ,

Savannah Sightings - New work by Lind Hollingsworth, explores the line between organic and industrial subjects, and Robert Isley, who does plein-air scenes in oil and charcoal. Hospice Savannah Gallery , 1352 Eisenhower Dr.

Seven - Works by seven emerging and established artists that explore a diverse and exciting range of artistic mediums including printmaking, mixed media, watercolor, painting and drawing. Runs thru 3/29. S.P.A.C.E. Gallery , 9 W. Henry St.

The Story of Silver in Savannah - More than 400 pieces of silver connected to the city, featuring Savannah-made silver, as well as wares made in America and Europe. Telfair Museum of Art,