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Exhibits & openings this week

A Matched Pair - Works by Karen-Sam Norgard and Eliot Joanna Angell, artists who explore and create through sculpture, gesture, design and texture. September 14-October 12. Gallery S.P.A.C.E., 9 W. Henry St.

Art Bash: Paint Your Own Moonlight Serenade - Art party guided by a local artist. Fri. Sept. 28, 6:30 p.m. Art Bash Studio, Bull Street & 32nd St

Artist Date with Diane Kuenzli - This Saturday, Dragonfly Studio is hosting the second "Artist Date" with Diane Kuenzli. Saturday, Sept. 29th from 2-5pm. Workshop uses transparent acrylics with a playful landscape design of looking through trees. Expected time is three hours. A 6"x6" canvas and a mist spray bottle will be provided. Paints provided or bring your own. Bring a #14 round water color brush. Cost is $30. Call Dragonfly Studio at (912)786-4431 to reserve a spot, or email, Ages 10 and up. Dragonfly Studio, 1204 Highway 80

Dan Winters' America: Icons & Ingenuity - Known for his iconic photographs of celebrities, Dan Winters has won more than 100 national and international awards for his work. A fully illustrated hardbound catalogue, sponsored in part by the Telfair Academy Guild, will accompany the exhibition. Jepson Center for the Arts, Telfair Square

Imagine - Art by Crisley McCarson, presented by Slate Grey Studio, is on display at Southpoint Media and features an eclectic collection of 16 pieces. A reception will be held at Southpoint Media, free and open to the public. July 17-October 19, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Reception October 11, 5:30-8 p.m. Southpoint Media, 220 W. Broughton St. Suite 200

Jerome Lawrence - The artist was diagnosed in 1982 as paranoid schizophrenic, but continued to paint. Through October 28. St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 34th and Abercorn

Journey to the Beloved Community - Story quilts By Beth Mount, who partners with the Telfair Museum and sculptor and artist Jerome Meadows to bring this celebration of Citizen Advocacy relationship-building to town. July 19 - October 14. Jepson Center for the Arts, 207 W. York St.

Kingdom - Recent paintings by Kelley Hagemes, who incorporates a darker side of nature with a soft and subtle sensitivity. Gallery Espresso, 234 Bull St.

Lecture: Waddie Welcome and the Beloved Community Program - In conjunction with "Journey to the Beloved Community" Quilt Exhibition. Features quilter Beth Mount, Tom Kohler and Susan Earl. Thu. Sept. 27, 6 p.m. Jepson Center, 207 W. York St

Lecture: Jose Parla and Wendy White - The creators of "Performing Painting" discuss their work and practice offers new perspectives on the act of painting with a focus on mark making and gesture. Thu. Sept. 27, 6 p.m. Gutstein Gallery, 201 E. Broughton St.

Lecture: Ivan Navarro - Ivan Navarro has created a series of neon light wall sculptures based on the floor plans of 12 of the world's best known skyscrapers.Wed. Sept. 26, 7 p.m. SCAD Museum of Art, 601 Turner Blvd.

Let There Be Light - Lesley Manning and Melissa Schneider have combined forces to create more than thirty works of art, all celebrating the illumination of flora, fauna and landscape. JEA, 5111 Abercorn St.

Life and Times: Contemporary Notions of Place - Painting exhibition that highlights three emerging/established artists who all deal w/ 'place and identity'. August 20-September 27. Contemporary Gallery , Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art/Georgia Southern University, Statesboro

Little Black Dress - Curated by Vogue Contributing Editor Andre Leon Talley, this exhibit opens Sept. 28 and charts the historic and contemporary significance of a singular sartorial phenomenon. Featuring approximately 80 garments from a canon of modern fashion designers. Through January 27 at SCAD Museum of Art, 601 Turner Blvd.

Miniature Masterpieces - The Hospice Savannah Art Gallery is displaying miniature masterpieces during its 4th annual 5 by 7 show. Work will hang through October 18 and silent bids are being accepted. Bids start at $33 in honor of not for profit Hospice Savannah's 33rd year. Final bids taken during closing reception on Thursday, October 18, 2012. The public is invited. Hospice Savannah Art Gallery, 1352 Eisenhower Dr.

Roque - Inspired by the worn, graffiti-laden walls of New York City, Sept. 28-Oct. 28 at The Butcher. Reception Friday, September 28, 7-10 p.m. The Butcher, 19 E Bay St.

SCAD Gallery Hop - Visit all the SCAD galleries plus the SCAD Museum of Art for new exhibitions and receptions. Shuttle service between the galleries and SHOPScad. Fri. Sept. 28, 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Various SCAD Galleries

Skies the Limit - The Beach Institute opens the final exhibit in the 2012 series, with the continual theme A New Vision for the Arts. Marquita Willis's "Skies The Limit," is an exhibit of works by artist and children's book illustrator Marquita Willis. Opening reception Sunday, September 30, 3 p.m. in the West Gallery of the Beach Institute with a gallery talk by the artist. Beach Institute, 502 E. Harris St.

The Silent Voice: Light from the Shadows - A look into the lives of forgotten humanity taken from the book of the same name. Oct. 1 - Oct. 31. Opening reception and book signing by the author, Christopher. Thursday Oct. 4, 6-8 pm Sentient Bean, 13 E. Park Ave.

Widows and Orphans, the FireAunt Story - FireAunt is an Augusta-based design collective with little to no training. Except for this one guy and a girl named Hannah Banana. Now through Oct. 6. Closing reception during next Art March, October 5 from 6-9 pm. Foxy Loxy Print Gallery and Cafe, 1919 Bull St.