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September 2021


September 19September 26 Jepson Center

Telfair Museums is proud to be the host location for the 2021 CANstruction Competition in Savannah. We are partnering with Choate Construction for this international hunger relief charity event that will benefit America’s Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia. The Jepson Center will be the site of five sculptures, constructed entirely of cans, created by local architecture firms.

Travel with Telfair: Washington, D.C.

September 20September 24

A Director’s Circle and Gari Melchers Collectors’ Society exclusive! Join Telfair Museums’ Director/CEO Ben Simons on a cultural arts journey this fall in our nation’s capital. For information about eligibility to Travel with Telfair, contact Calli Laundre at 912.790.8807 or laundrec@telfair.org.

Director’s Circle Double Exhibition Preview Lecture & Reception

September 29 at 5:30pm7:30pm Jepson Center

Heavy is the Crown | Finding Freedom Complimentary cocktail reception with light hors d’oeuvres in the Eckberg Atrium. Artist Lecture by Sonya Clark

Lawrence Lecture by artist Sonya Clark

September 30 at 6pm8pm Jepson Center

Artist Sonya Clark will present the 2021 Jacob and Gwendolyn Lawrence Lecture to open her exhibition at the Jepson Center.

October 2021

Melchers Society Sips on the Sculpture Terrace

October 6 at 5:30pm7:30pm Jepson Center

Join us on the Jepson Center’s Sculpture Terrace for drinks and nibbles and a self-guided visit.

TAG Meeting

October 11 at 10:30am Jepson Center

Anne-Solene Bayan, Assistant Curator, will discuss her newly installed exhibit, 'In the Shadows,' which explores the art of the silhouette through works in the Telfair Museums’ permanent collection.

College Night (Postponed)

October 14 at 6pm8pm Jepson Center

Enjoy an evening of art and adventure after hours exclusively for college students to explore our latest exhibitions, create in our studios, and interact with art-minded peers.

Noel W Anderson Lecture

October 14 at 6pm7pm Jepson Center

Join artist Noel W Anderson for a lecture about his work on view at the Jepson Center.

Telfair offers a free admission family day to Savannah and Chatham County residents to view the exhibition 'Sonya Clark: Finding Freedom' and other current works on view.

Art Start: Stroller and Toddler Tours

October 19 at 11am12:30pm Jepson Center

Once a month, our youngest patrons are invited to the Jepson Center for story time, a special tour, and art activity. Strollers, crying babies, toddlers, and older siblings are all welcome here. 

Jepson Challenge Donor Celebration

October 19 at 5:30pm6:30pm Jepson Center

Join us for the unveiling of the addition of our Capstone donors to the permanent wall in the Jepson Center atrium. Invitations will be sent to donors for this celebration of the completion of this ambitious pledge first announced in Spring 2018. We couldn’t have done it without all our amazing donors!

WJS Masquerade in the Museum

October 23 at 8pm10pm Jepson Center

The fall’s favorite masquerade has a new and more modernly mysterious venue. Presented by the William Jay Society, Masquerade in the Museum debuts in the Jepson Center for a unique experience with music and dancing, libations, food, and much more!

November 2021

Director’s Circle Fine Art | Fine Wine

November 4 at 6pm8pm Telfair Academy

Our guest speaker will be Tom Fontana, former communications and marketing director of the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center, Washington, DC. Mr. Fontana will speak about the distinguished art works featured in the U.S. Capitol Building’s Rotunda and throughout the Capitol building.

TAG Meeting

November 8 at 10:30am Jepson Center

Johnathan Stalcup of Architectural Tours of Savannah will give the background on the Jepson Center from design through its completion and embrace by the community.

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