DISPATCH - SEPT 27, 2012 (10:04 p.m.)
Exhibitions mixed with music and film mix things up for this weekend's openings. Of special note are concerts at several art venues during the Sag Harbor Music Festival, a Hamptons International Film Festival Poster Retrospective and an exhibition featuring the female form designed to draw attention to Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October.
Here is what's happening this week:
AMAGANSETT - NAPEAGUE STRETCH
JOE ESCHENBERG’S OPEN STUDIO - “Art on the Deck” begins tomorrow (Friday, Sept 28) from noon to 6 p.m. The open studio exhibition continues through the weekend. The show is open on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. "Art on the Deck" features Eschenberg's "Combines" (art that fuse painting and sculpture). The studio is located at the intersection of Napeague Meadow Rd and Montauk Highway (Southwest of the Art Barge) at 1919 Montauk Highway, Amagansett, NY. 631-267-3225.
PETER MARCELLE GALLERY - "Artist Poster Retrospective: Celebrating 20 years of the Hamptons International Film Festival" opens on Saturday with a reception beginning at 5 p.m. The show continues through Oct 8. Contributing artists include Barbara Kruger, Cindy Sherman, Julian Schnabel, Eric Fischl and others. Peter Marcelle Gallery is located at 2411 Main St, Bridgehampton, NY. www.petermarcellegallery.com. A separate story on the retrospective will post on Friday.
ASHAWAGH HALL - “THE WORKSHOP SHOW 2012: PROCESS NOT PRODUCT” has an artist reception on Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m. The weekend-only exhibition showcases mixed media art by artist-students of Dennis Leri, who curated the show. Exhibiting are Abby Abrams, Patricia Feiwel, Elise Platt, Gabriele Raacke, Catherine Silver, Joyce Silver and Rose Zelenetz. The show begins at noon on Saturday. Hours continue on Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. Exhibited art was made during (or inspired by) Leri's 3-D Mixed-Media workshop.
QUOGUE LIBRARY ART GALLERY - "Interpretations of the Female Form" opens on Monday and remains on view throughout October. The exhibition explores the beauty and complexity of the female form to draw attention to Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Exhibiting works are Louise Peabody, Linda Capello, Lovejoy Duryea, Salvatore Gulla, Keith Mantell, Frank Sofo, Ine Wijtvilet, Larry Carlson and Ellen Ball. Special events will be held throughout Oct. The library is located at 90 Quogue St., Quogue, NY. www.quoguelibrary.org
SAG HARBOR AMERICAN MUSIC FESTIVAL - Live music takes over Sag Harbor this weekend with free concerts held throughout the town. The festival takes place on Friday and Saturday. Check the website for the full line-up: http://sagharbormusic.org/
There are several performances slated for art galleries and art venues. All of the following events take place on Saturday.
4:30 p.m. - Grenning Gallery hosts Sara Hartman.
6 p.m. - The Hampton Studio of Fine Art hosts Mariann Megna.
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. - Dodds & Eder hosts the Twilight Lounge featuring Dan Bailey Tribe.
7 p.m. - Romany Kramoris Gallery hosts Nancy Stearns.
TRIPOLI GALLERY OF CONTEMPORARY ART - “Don’t Waste My Time” a solo show by Tin Ojeda has an opening reception on Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m. The exhibition features prints and 16mm film projections. The show runs through Oct 29. The gallery is located at 30 Jobs Lane, Southampton, NY. http://tripoligallery.com
4 NORTH MAIN GALLERY – EAST END PHOTOGRAPHERS GROUP “Fall Photography Exhibition” has an opening reception on Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m. The show continues through Oct 3. The gallery is located at 4 North Main St, Southampton, NY. http://4northmaingallery.com/
Exhibiting photographers include Ann Brandeis, Dennis Bontempo, Zintis Buzermanis, Paul Dempsey, Rich Faron, Alex Ferrone, Gerry Giliberti, Pamela Greinke, Kathryn Odell-Hamilton, Danielle Leef, Joel Lefkowitz, George Mallis, Ron Nicoletta, Harriet Rugg, Ken Rubino, Daniel Schoenheimer, Rosa Hanna Scott, Nina Shafer, Clarence Simpson, Marilyn Stevenson, Christina Stow, Nick Tarr, Mary Trentalange, Alex Vignoli and Alan Weinschel.
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