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Exhibits & openings this week
Group show ‘Dislocate' is at Indigo Sky on Waters Avenue; reception Saturday

Alchemy of the Soul - John Anderson uses experimental techniques to transform photos into abstract paintings focusing color, tone and texture rather than subject. St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 34th St and Abercorn St

Birds in Flight - An installation by Matt Hebermehl of his signature, patterned bird forms hanging in the Jepson's atrium. . Jepson Center, 207 W. York St.

Digital Explorations in Sculpture - Savannah-based sculptor Andrew F. Scott einterprets traditional forms and ideas, bringing them into a modern context in works ranging from digitally-printed and laser-cut sculpture, to wall reliefs and prints. Part of Pulse Festival. Jepson Center, 207 W. York St. ,

Dislocate: Reactions to Transition, Relocation and Identity - A group show of artists responding to the challenges of living in new places. Opening reception: January 22, 5-8pm Indigo Sky Community Gallery, 915 Waters Ave.

Featured Artist: Joel Cothran - The local artist is the artist of the month at Local 11Ten, 1110 Bull St.

Kristen Allen & Chase Baltz - Work by two young artists. Allen is a painter interested in color and contrast. Baltz is illustration oriented with an eye toward editorial-style work. JEA Art Gallery, 5111 Abercorn St.

Lowcountry Perspectives - Paintings depicting African American life in the Lowcountry by local artists including Richard Law, Allen Fireall, Carol Lasell Miller and Amiri Farris. Reception: January 13, 5:30-7:30pm. Hospice Savannah Gallery , 1352 Eisenhower Dr.

Making the Invisible Visible - Two interactive installations by artist Zach Liberman: Manual Input Sessions allows to create digital shapes and sounds with their hands; Janus Machine processes 3-D portraits of gallery visitors. Through Feb. 6.

Mixed Media by Preston Orr - Orr is a local artist who incorporates printmaking techniques with spray paint and natural materials preserved in resin. Reception: Jan 31, time TBA. Gallery Espresso, 234 Bull St.

Modern Masters from the Smithsonian - Paintings and sculptures from mid-20th century artists taken from the Smithsonian collection. Runs through Feb. 6, 2011. Jepson Center, 207 W. York St.

New Work by Jerry Luke - A collection of paintings shaped in the form of hangers and sculptures. Luke is a local artist and member of the Savannah Art Assoc. SSU Social Sciences Building Gallery, SSU Campus,

Not My Mother's Dream - New art from Randy Parker including paintings, etchings, sculptures and furniture. Black Dog Studio, 539 E. Liberty St.

Second Line Mural - A large scale indoor mural by painter Adolfo Hernandez. Second Line , 306 W. Upper Factors Walk

Selected Works by Bjorn Schulke - A collection of work created from 2003-2010 that blurs science with art, incorporating technologies like solar panels, infrared surveillance, propelled wind power, robotics, interactive video and sound. Runs through Feb. 21. Jepson Center, 207 W. York St. ,

SSU Selected Student Works - A multi-medium group show of selected student works from the Fine Arts Program of Savannah State University. The Sentient Bean, 13 E. Park Ave.

Stracts on tour - A collection of mixed media portraits by Raabstract. Ta Ca Sushi, 513 E. Oglethorpe Ave.

Structures of Chaos - A solo exhibition of work by Timothy Jackson. Runs through Jan. 28. S.P.A.C.E. Gallery , 9 W. Henry St.

The Decisive Pixel - Photographer David Kaminsky explores the smallest piece of digital vision with a series of landscapes and portraits. Opening reception: Jan. 22, 5:30-8:30pm Chroma Gallery, 31 Barnard St.

The Nature of Containment - A photographic installation by Kristen Densmore exploring the complicated relationship between people and the natural world. Opening reception: Jan. 21, 6-9pm, Oglethorpe Gallery, 406 E. Oglethorpe Ave.

Things I Saw - An exhibition of work by Vancouver photographer Jim Roche. Runs through Jan. 27. Closing reception: Jan 26, noon. AASU Fine Arts Gallery,