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Exhibits & openings
&lsquo;haiti: port au prince&apos; by Katherine Sandoz, part of the Haiti benefit show at the newly opened Oglethorpe Gallery, 406 E. Oglethorpe; reception is Friday evening<p>

Accidental Abstractions III - Collection of abstract paintings from Calvin Thomas. Reception 2/21, 6-10pm. Belford's, City Market

Africanology Realities in American Worlds - 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

An Artistic Discovery - Annual Congressional High School Juried Art Exhibition for the Georgia 1st and 12th Districts. AASU Fine Arts Building, 11935 Abercorn St.

Art-O-Rama - Multimedia group show including Betsy Cain, Matt Hebermehl, John Olenyik and more. Atwell's Art and Frames , 228 W. Broughton St.

Black Heritage Month Show - The show features Gullah-inspired sculptures from Judy Mooney and paintings from Richard Law and William Kwamena-Poh. Hospice Savannah Art Gallery, 1352 Eisenhower Dr.

Co-laboratory presents "Collective" - A group show featuring photography, poetry and mixed media from Alex Farkas-Worthy, Zach Chambers, Clay Walsh, Walter Benavides, Gabriel Asturias and Minna Betancourt. Reception with refreshments, music and art: 2/18, 6-10pm. The Co-Laboratory, 631 E. Broad St.

Condition - New work by Adam Davis. OneNine Fine Art, 19 E. Bay St.

De Aarts Ob We People XIII - Gullah culture comes to life in paintings, sweetgrass baskets and sculptures. Greer Gallery at Art Center for Coastal Carolina, Hilton Head

Desoto Strut - Block party and art event. Live music, studio tours, juried group show and more along Desoto Ave in Starland District. 2/19, 6-10pm. Desoto Ave in Starland District, 2410 Desoto Ave.

Gendered - Juried show exploring themes of gender and identity. Reception: 2/19, 6-9pm. Desotorow Gallery , 2427 Desoto Ave.

I Should Have Been A Cowgirl - Mixed media by Susie Clinard using discarded images of cowboys and Native American culture. Reception: 2/18, 6-9pm. Gallery Espresso, 234 Bull St.

L'Union Fait La Force - The Oglethorpe Gallery debuts with group show and Haiti benefit. 50% of sales go to Oxfam America and Doctors Without Borders for Haiti relief. Reception: 2/19, 6-9pm. Oglethorpe Gallery, 406 E. Oglethorpe Ave.

New Beginnings Youth Art - Celebrating the talent of local middle-school and high-school students. Works in this year's juried exhibition are based on the 2010 Black Heritage Festival theme, "Our Journey from a Glorious Past." S.P.A.C.E. Gallery , 9 W. Henry St.

Nothing Is As It Seems - New 3-D mixed media works from artist Malaika Favorite. Beach Institute, 502 E. Harris St.
Painters' Reel: Contemporary Painting in Georgia - Eleven painters from throughout the state. Jepson Center through 5/17.

Photos by Sam Scruggs - SCAD alumnus uses a unique process to capture dramatic images of Savannah at night. JEA Art Gallery, 5111 Abercorn St.

Small Treasures of 19th-century American Art - Artists of Hudson River School and other 19th-century masters share lyrical visions of a bygone American landscapes. SCAD Museum of Art, 227 MLK Jr. Blvd.

Stylin' & Profilin' - The collaborative exhibit includes student artwork of fashion designs, fashion illustrations and photography. Savannah Arts Academy, 500 Washington Ave.

Wild is the Wind - A group show organized as part of the "Africa on My Mind: Contemporary Art, Home and Abroad" exhibition series held in conjunction with SCAD's Third Biennial Art History Symposium. Gutstein Gallery , 201 E. Broughton St.