Events at: Jepson Center

Annual I Have Marks to Make Exhibition

Help celebrate the creative spirit and the accomplishments of Savannah artists, young and old, at the Telfair Museum’s annual I Have Marks to Make exhibition. Exploring the empowerment of people through art, the exhibition features works by individuals with disabilities and work by others

“The Weeping Time”

A part of Savannah’s Black Heritage Festival, The Telfair Museum’s Jepson Center for the Arts will present W. W. Law Lecture I, “The Weeping Time” on February 11 at 6:30 p.m.  Otis S. Johnson, Ph.D., Scholar-in-Residence, Savannah State University, examines the cause and impact

Telfair in Bloom

Telfair Academy Guild presents the inaugural Telfair in Bloom, a vibrant festival of art and flowers, April 14-17. Featuring work by local designers, this three-day event will transform the Telfair Academy and Jepson Center with floral interpretations of iconic Telfair artwork. Using fresh

Elvis at 21 opens at the Jepson Center

On April 22, the Jepson Center for the Arts will present “Elvis at 21,” an exhibition featuring Alfred Wertheimer’s photographs of Elvis Presley at 21 years of age, in 1956. It was in this year that Elvis released his first record, made his first television appearance, and started

Arts & Craft Bourbon at the Jepson Center

LaunchSAVANNAH and the William Jay Society present Arts & Craft Bourbon at the Jepson Center on May 11 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. and invite emerging professionals are invited to join the for an evening of cultural experiences. Guests will get the chance to view the latest Jepson Center exhibition

TEDx Savannah 2016

TEDx will be coming to Savannah June 24, 2016 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. TEDx was created in the spirit of TED’s mission,”ideas worth spreading.” The program is designed to give communities, organizations and individuals the opportunity to stimulate dialogue through TED-like experiences

#art912 Summit

Telfair Museums invites you to the Jepson Center for the #art912 Summit on August 27, 2016 from 1-5 p.m. The #art912 Summit will focus on the contemporary art scene in Savannah with a panel discussion hosted by ARC Savannah, a lecture by a multi-disciplinary artist Ed Woodham, and more! Admission

Nick Cave Exhibition Opens at the Jepson Center

Nick Cave’s exhibition at the Jepson Center will open on Jan. 27, 2017. Cave is an internationally-renowned artist living and working in Chicago. As an artist, an educator, and foremost a messenger, Cave works between the visual and performing arts through a wide range of mediums including

Wundercamera Opening Lecture and Reception

Head over to the Jepson Center on Feb. 16, 2017 at 6 p.m. for the Wundercamera Opening Lecture and Reception. Join London-based artist and curator Klaus Wehner for an illuminating discussion of Wundercamera: Savannah. Using mediums of photography and video, Wehner’s work has focused on museums

Annual Telfair Ball

Join Telfair Museums for the 37th Annual Telfair Ball: Modern Lights on Feb. 25, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. A highlight of Savannah’s social scene, the Telfair Ball is open to Director’s Circle members, and all proceeds benefit Telfair’s exceptional exhibitions, educational programs and community

Lecture by Photographer Judy Linn

Head over to the Jepson Center on Feb. 28, 2017 at 6 p.m. for a lecture by Photographer Judy Linn. Telfair will present a lecture by renowned American photographer Judy Linn, best known for her collaborations with legendary musician and writer Patti Smith. Linn has produced an extensive body of

Neal Slavin: Groups in America Exhibition Opens

Don’t miss the opening of the Neal Slavin: Groups in America exhibition at the Jepson Center on April 1, 2017. Neal Slavin is a celebrated photographer, well known for his keen portraits of various groups of people in the United States and abroad. Slavin finds the group setting a rich

Juneteenth Lecture

Join us for a “The Journey of Rev. George Liele: From Savannah Baptist to Rastafar” Juneteenth Lecture by Miguel A. Lorne on June 8, 2017 at 6 p.m. at the Telfair Museum’s Jepson Center. The event is free and open to the public and will recount the fascinating story of Reverend

Animal Instinct Exhibition Opens

Animal Instinct Exhibition opens on July 17, 2017 at the Jepson Center. The diversity of animal imagery in Animal Instinct reveals the wide-ranging roles animals inhabit in an anthropocentric world. From wild beasts to loyal companions, artists help viewers reflect on their connections to animals

Rodin: The Human Experience Exhibition opens

Rodin: The Human Experience opens at the Jepson Center, located at 207 W. York St., on Sept. 1, 2017. Rodin: The Human Experience presents a selection of 32 figures in bronze by Auguste Rodin (1840-1917), the French sculptor who left behind 19th century academic traditions to focus on conveying the