DISPATCH - MAY 10, 2013 (7:30 a.m.)
EAST EAST OF LI, NY-
Things are hopping in New York City but the East End has its share of art happenings too. Following is a list of where to find new art exhibitions and events happening this week on the East End:
ILLE ARTS GALLERY - “Stuffed and Other Feelings: Sydney Albertini” has an opening recepton Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. The show remains on view through June 3. The gallery is located at 216a Main Street, Amagansett, NY 11930. www.illearts.com
PETER MARCELLE GALLERY - “Louise Peabody: Twenty Years” has a reception Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. The retrospective remains on view through May 19. The gallery is located at 2411 Main Street, Bridgehampton, NY 11932. www.petermarcellecontemporary.com
REMSENBURG ACADEMY - “Windows to the Sea” by Barbara Bilotta has an opening reception Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m. The solo show presents abstract acrylic and resin paintings from Bilotta's “Underwater Series.” The show remains on view through May 19. The gallery is located at 130 South Country Roas, Remsenburg NY, 11960.
ART SITES GALLERY- “Colin Golderg: Improbable Forms” has an opening reception Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m. Goldberg will exhibit mixed-media works that employ both digital and traditional techniques. The show remains on view thorough June 2. The gallery is located at 651 West Main St, Riverhead, NY 11901.
For more information, visit "Colin Goldberg's Improbable Forms Opens at Art Sites."
“Benefit Auction Preview for Peconic Green Growth” takes place on Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m. The Preview is available for viewing through May 25 on Thursdays through Sundays from noon to 5 p.m. The Auction takes place on 5 p.m. on May 25. Proceeds benefit Peconic Green Growth’s programs. Silent bids will be accepted during the preview. The gallery is located at 651 West Main St, Riverhead, NY 11901. artsitesgallery.com
HAMPTONS TAKE 2 DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL - “An Evening with Award-Winning Documentary Filmmaker Roger Sherman” takes place tonight (May 10) at 7:30 p.m. at Bay Street Theatre. The screening of Sherman’s films, “Alexander Calder” and “Zapruder & Stolley: Witness to an Assassination,” will be followed by a Q&A with Sherman. Tickets are $15 at the door. Bay Street Theatre is located at 1 Bay St, Sag Harbor, NY 11963. www.HT2FF.com. www.baystreet.org. Sherman is an award-winning filmmaker and a resident of the East End.
RICHARD J. DEMATO FINE ART - “Loyal Subjects” has an opening reception Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. Proceeds from the show benefits the Southampton Animal Shelter. The exhibition remains on view through May 29. The group exhibition presetns artworks featuring animals as the primary subject. The gallery is located at 90 Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY 11963. www.rjdgallery.com
ROGERS MANSION - “Extraordinarily Ordinarily! Photographs by Mallory Samson,” “Southampton Landscapes: Paintings by Pat Garrity,” and “Historic Landmarks of Southampton: Paintings by Kevin O’Malley” opens on Tuesday (May 14). All three shows remain on view through August 3. An opening reception will be held on June 15 from 4 to 6 p.m.
Samson will exhibit about 150 photographs taken of antique objects from the Southampton Historical Museum’s collection. Garrity will exhibit studies of the landscape of the eastern end of Long Island (Southampton, in particular) painted in oils. O’Malley will exhibit paintings highlighting historic landmarks in the Town of Southampton. Rogers Mansion is located at 17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton, NY 11968. www.southamptonhistoricalmuseum.org
SOUTHAMPTON HISTORICAL MUSEUM & RESEARCH CENTER - "The Fourth Annual Tour of Southampton Homes: An Insider’s View" will be held on Saturday, May 11, from 1 to 4:30 p.m. The self-guided tour presents five private homes in Southampton Village as a collection of diverse architectural styles. Afterwards, tour goers gather for a Champagne Reception at the Rogers Mansion at the museum. The house tour benefits the museum’s education programs. Tickets are $75 in advance or $90 on the day of the tour. www.southamptonhistoricalmuseum.org.
For more information, see "Art and Architecture Presented by The Southampton Historical Museum."
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