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A look back, and a peek forward
Dec
25
8:30 AM08:30

A look back, and a peek forward

Our new space has given us the ability to showcase more local artists as well as our folk artists. We’ve become a destination here and online for people looking for folk art. As a result these collectors have been introduced to our local artists, and in turn, have purchased pieces by them as well.

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SavArtScene 2018
Dec
6
9:00 AM09:00

SavArtScene 2018

Kristopher Monroe, Savannah Art Scene, asks each person about the most notable art event of 2018 they were personally involved in and also asked about the most notable event they were not involved in. Their answers provide a delightful mix of perspectives that highlight the mosaic of creative experiences that make up the Savannah arts scene.

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Artists on Art: Lisa D. Watson on the magic and business of folk art
Jun
16
2:00 PM14:00

Artists on Art: Lisa D. Watson on the magic and business of folk art

If you’re in Savannah and want a mix of both “non-traditional” local works and authentic folk pieces, try Roots Up Gallery, owned by Leslie Lovell and Francis Allen. They have a great eye for artists who express fanciful imagery and unconventional perspectives. You’ll also find some of the classics like Clementine Hunter, Jimmy Lee Sudduth and my old buddy R. A. Miller. You may even run into some of the local artists during the Second Saturday Art Walk.

“Our goal is to share a different style of art that is both approachable and affordable. It is also wonderful to share the many stories behind the creation of each piece,” says Leslie Lovell.

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