2D*2.5D*3D - A collection of work from three artists: Amanda Hanlon (linoleum block relief prints ironwork), Carol Williams (assemblage of found objects), and Dicky Stone (turned wood sculptures). Kobo Gallery, 33 Barnard St. , http://www.kobogallery.com/
2nd Annual FAAA Fine Arts Exhibition - The exhibition highlights artwork created members of the Friends of African American Arts, featuring work in a variety of media from artists including Peggy Blood, Phil Starks, and Luther Vann. Opening reception: Beach Institute, 502 E. Harris St. , http://www.kingtisdell.org/
Abandoned - Solo exhibition by Cindy Tower featuring large-scale oil paintings depicting dilapidated factories, weathered buildings and overgrown landscapes. Runs through Sept. 24. Alexander Hall Gallery, 668 Indian St. , http://www.scad.edu/
An Arsenal of Nothing - Stream of Consciousness from the Mississippi Delta. A collection of metalworks, paintings, photographs, & other unnecessary nonsense by Shelley Smith. Opening reception: Sept. 12, 3-5pm. Sol Restaurant, 1611 Habersham St. ,
Arrivals and Departures - An exhibit featuring work by Savannah Art Association members past and present in the new art gallery on the ticketing level of the airport. Opening reception: Sept. 10, 1-7pm. Airport Art Gallery, Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport
Fashion in Focus - Photos and evening wear from the SCAD Museum collection, including original couture from some of the most famous names in fashion. Runs through Sept. 30. SCAD Museum, 227 MLK Jr. Blvd, http://www.scad.edu/scadmuseum
Featured Artists: Diane Dean & Shirley Daniell - Dean is an artist who works with acrylics, mixed media and encaustic. Daniell is a jeweler who creates bold designs that are "not for the timid." Gallery 209, 209 E. River St.
Inaugural Fold - Paintings, drawings and sculpture curated by Arthur Kouwenhoven and Casey Belogorska, including works by local artists Betsy Cain, Harry Delorme, Jeff Doran, Matt Hebermehl, Bertha Husband and Milutin Pavlovic. Opening reception: September 9, 7-9pm Atwell's Art and Frames , 228 W. Broughton St.
Lineage - A series of large scale abstract line drawings by Alexis Javier Perez. Opening reception: Sept 7, 5-7pm. Local 11ten, 1110 Bull St.
Mapping the Past - Collection of historical maps dating back as far as the late 16th century depicting North America, Great Britain and the world. SCAD Museum, 227 MLK Jr. Blvd, http://www.scad.edu/scadmuseum
Merica - A group art show celebrating the idiosyncrasies of our great nation. Opening reception: Sept. 11, 6-10pm. The Co-Lab, 631 E. Broad St.
No Ordinary Folk - An exhibition of sculpture, drawings and paintings from self-taught folk artists from around the Southeast, including Ulysses Davis, William Golding, Bessie Harvey and more. Runs through January 3, 2011. Jepson Center, 207 W. York St. , http://www.telfair.org/
Picturing the Beast - A group exhibition of limited edition trade portfolio prints highlighting the uses of animal imagery in contemporary printmaking. Runs through Sept. 24. Hall Street Gallery, 212 W. Hall St., http://www.scad.edu/
Twilight Visions: Surrealism, Photography and Paris - Through vintage photographs, films, books, and period ephemera, Twilight Visions explores the city of Paris as the literal and metaphoric base of Surrealism during the 1920s and 30s. Runs through Oct. 10. Jepson Center, 207 W. York St. , http://www.telfair.org/
Watercolors - Painter Sid Denham exhibits his work at the newly opened gallery at St. Paul's Episcopal. Runs through Oct. 3. Closing reception: Oct. 3, 12pm including ceremony honoring Louise Shipps. Louise Shipps Gallery at St. Paul's, 34th St and Abercorn St, http://www.stpaulsavannah.org/