2008

MARCH

March 28-April 2

SECOND NATURE
by Kyle Ford, Lis Scarpace, Jarrid Spicer, & Scott Wheeler

Photo by Scott Wheeler

APRIL

April 4-10

YOUNG LOVE
by Joemy Buschur, Melissa Cromwell, & Chelsea Roge

April 11-17

PERMANENT STICK-IT-OUT-ED-NESS
by Ian Aleksander Adams & Beth Heppenstall

April 18-23

GO GREEN OR GO HOME
A Juried Show in celebration of Earth Day

April 25-30

BEACONS
by Stephanie Baker

MAY

May 2-7

YOU’RE HOT SH*T: CHICKS, DICKS, AND PREDATORY SEA ANIMALS
by Jamie Kovach

May 8

ART FOR ART’S SAKE
An Art Auction Fundraiser for Desotorow
Sponsored by Coastal Catering Alliance.

May 9-22

conFUSION
An MFA Photography Thesis by William Joos

May 23 – June 5

COMING TO TERMS
by Robert Wilson

May 30

Artist Talk with Robert Wilson

JUNE

June 5-12

QUIXOTIC AMBITIONS
by Kerrie Hoban

June 12-18

CAUGHT IN BETWEEN
by Trisha Kelley & Corbin Melotte

June 19-25

SELF
by Dionne Morris

June 30


MONDAY NIGHT CONCERT
Chicago-based acoustic acts, Geoffey Geoffey, Maribelle, and Savannah experimental/pop, The Floorboards

JULY

July 11-17

MFA PAINTING PREVIEW
Featuring work by
Yi-Hsin Tzeng, Hilary Scott, Charles Clary, Mike Dowley, Amanda Brown

July 19

SUMMER FUN SIDEWALK ART

AUGUST

August 1-7

POTLUCK ART SHOW
Featuring over 20 artists and a potluck dinner! Come experience a conglomeration of visual and culinary arts, as well as participate in the kick off event for rejuvenating First Fridays in Starland.

August 8-14


TO MEND MATTERS
by Jessica Rogers, Erin Wiser, and Rebecca Dryden

August 5-18

DOMO (DORMITORY MOBEL)
Furniture Design Thesis Show by Austin Williams

August 20

WEDNESDAY NIGHT CONCERT
Featuring In Endeavors from Lexington, KY and Pink Kodiak, a local favorite!

August 28

OPEN CRITIQUE
Limited space! Reservation required.
For more information, click here.

August 29

CIGARETTES, PANTALOONS, HIGH-HEELED SNEAKERS, INTERIORS
SCAD Interior Design students from the summer quarter will exhibit their final studio projects at Desotorow on Friday, August 29th. Reception will be held for this one-night-only show 6pm-10pm.
Artists:
Mimi Violette, Sonny Uzmann, Kelsey Masnyk, Maria Lima, Sarah Usery, Jordan Schmieding, Betsey Gafgen, Khira Grace, Lindsay Burwell

August 30

SIDEWALK ART
Come out and draw! Chalk provided!

SEPTEMBER

September 12-13

JUNK IN DA TRUNK SHOW
A 2-day indie trunk show featuring local art and handmade goods.

Participating Vendors:
Angelica Ridley, Audra Osborne, Bronwyn Meehan & Sam Winks, Caryn Brown (Inspired Creations), Chelsea Parker, Christi Reiterman/Doris Grieder (Kobo Gallery), Danyell Wright, Edward Jones (E.R. Jones Designs), Eric Frazier, Mirka Hokkanen (Finnfactor Design), Greg Lasar, James Lobb, Jose Ray, Julie Christyn, Kate Farley (KatyDidCrafts), Kristen & Leah Faircloth, Kristen Hlis, Kirsten Sparenborg (Turn of the Centuries), Lane Shorkey (Lovelane Designs), Lauren Vass, Margie Gravina (LARIMAR Design), Nathan Holton (Natural Folk Forge), Rebecca and Vilda Gonzalez

September 17

OPEN CRITIQUE
Limited space available! Reservation required.

September 19-24

GIRLS IN DRESSES
by Bevin Valentine, Lisa O’Quinn, and Michelle Repici

September 27

SIDEWALK ART
Come out and draw! Chalk provided!

OCTOBER

October 3-8

INK, OIL, FILM, DUCT TAPE, AND SOME PAPER
A multi-media show featuring work from three SCAD MFA Painting Candidates: Jim Collins, Nathan Lewis, and Masumi Nyui.

October 10-15

WHAT I DID ON SUMMER VACATION
The academic year can be a stressful time filled with back-to-back projects and deadlines.  So what happens when the year winds down and everyone goes on vacation?  What kind of work gets created outside of the classroom curriculum?  We wanted to know!  Desotorow is hosting a juried exhibition featuring work done by student artists on their summer break.

October 15

OPEN CRITIQUE

October 24-29

SARAYAKU: RIVER OF CORN
by Michelle Cornejo

October 24-29

PATTERN OF MAKING
A Mixed Media Fibers Show Featuring Work By:
Rebekah Bauer, Angel Brooks, Ashley Cole, Ky Deslatte, Kendall Glover, SuAnne Hedgepeth, Beth Kane, Corey Martin, Elliot McNally, Ashleigh Spurlock, Janelle Willis

October 25

SIDEWALK ART
Come out and draw! Chalk provided!
10am-2pm

October 30

HALLOWEEN FEST 2008
a Spooky Desotorow Benefit, 7-10pm
Pumpkin Carving Contest
Short Horror Film Screenings
Pet Costume Contest
50/50 Raffle
Bobbing for Apples
Cake Walk
Don’t forget to wear a costume!!!
Sponsored by Maldoror’s and Starland Cafe.

NOVEMBER

November 7-12

WHO KNOWS HOW TO MAKE LOVE STAY?
by Bevin Valentine

November 7-12

MISE-EN-SCENE
by Kate Lewis

November 7 & 14

JUNK IN DA TRUNK
a Holiday Indie Craft Fair on De Soto Avenue

Friday Nov 7, 6-10pm
Friday Nov 14, 6-10pm

Participating Vendors:
Abby Barber, Ally Muller, Alyssa and Jesse Couturier-Herndon, Audra Osbourne, Bean and the Sprout, Chelsea Parker, Dema.Rais Jewelry, Despina Papadeas, E.R. Jones Designs, Janie Stamm, Janelle Prouix, John Fesken, Lovelane Designs, Manic Origins, Margie Gravina, Mary Curley, Ned Drummonds, Nicole Edge, Nicolette Montalbano, River Rock Designs, Samantha Heligman, Siobhan Egan, Vilda Gonzalez

Live Music on Nov 14:
The Floorboards
Future Islands

November 14-19

REQUIEM FOR A DREAM
by Alison Behr

November 14-17


A SHOW FOR EVERY JOE
Featuring work by:
John Barduhn, Jessica Carter, Alejandra Chavarria, Suzannah Hoover, Rebecca Nolan, Gina Uricoli, Alan Vance

November 15

AUTUMN WINE TASTING
A Seasonal Benefit for Desotorow Gallery
Please join us for a taste of fine wine and art! Purchase tickets in advance at the gallery. Limited spots available!

November 21-16

ANCIENT FOREST OF THE EAST
by Jarrid Spicer

November 19

OPEN CRITIQUE

DECEMBER

December 5-10

YOUNG ARTISTS SHOWCASE
The First Juried Exhibition of Savannah High School Student Art Sponsored by Desotorow Gallery

Featuring work by students from the following schools:
Groves High School, Jenkins High School, St. Vincent’s Academy, Savannah Art Academy, Savannah Country Day School
Sponsored by Atwell’s Art & Framing, Bay Camera, Bull Street Station, Ex Libris, Maldoror’s Frame Shop, and Roly Poly.

December 12-17

‘TIS THE SEASON!
A juried holiday art show open to all media and genres.