Part of the 2021 Savannah Series, view artist Amiri Geuka Farris' multimedia works in a solo exhibit inspired by Savannah, Georgia!
About this event
The Grand Bohemian Gallery, located in The Mansion on Forsyth Park in Savannah, Georgia, continues its 2021 Savannah Series -- an annual presentation of art exhibits and artist talks showcasing talented local artists as well as the region's inspiring landscapes -- with a solo exhibit by multimedia artist Amiri Geuka Farris.
The exhibit "Dreaming Savannah" features Amiris signature multimedia work, which is defined by vivid colors and layered textures. This exhibit includes paintings inspired through the act of finding a visual intimacy within daily life of exploring Savannah and the sea islands. These works of art capture ambiguous moments of nature, fused through the artistic practice, emerging as colorful paintings and assemblages capturing a moment in time.
VIEW THE EXHIBIT: The "Dreaming Savannah" exhibit is available for viewing daily from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. or by appointment.
An opening reception will be held on Thursday, June 10 from 4 - 7 p.m.
All events are FREE and open to the public. PLEASE NOTE THAT TICKETS AND REGISTRATION ARE NOT REQUIRED.
ABOUT AMIRI GEUKA FARRIS: Amiri Geuka Farris incorporates a wide range of media including painting, drawing, video, performance and installation. His work is full of personal experience and examines a variety of issues, from nature and culture to memory and perception. As an artist, Amiri is known for his dynamic, powerful art combining vivid colors and layered textures. His work has been featured in more than 100 exhibitions internationally, including the Smithsonians National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. Amiri earned an M.F.A. in Painting and a B.F.A. in Illustration from Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD).