Jazz and classical music concerts combine with exhibition receptions, artists in conversations, film screenings and author readings to make a rich weekend in the Hamptons for art and culture. Following is the full list of options to plan your art weekend on the East End.
BRIDGEHAMPTON MUSEUM and ART OF SONG - "Parlor Jazz Concert: Journeys" takes place on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. The concert features Darcey on vocals, Morris Goldberg on saxophone and clarinet, Jane Hastay on piano and Peter Martin Weiss on bass. Admission is $15-$25. The Bridgehampton Museum Archive Building is located at 2539-A Montauk Hwy, Bridgehampton, NY 11932. www.bhmuseum.org.
MARK BORGHI FINE ART - "Jules Feiffer: Dancers!" has an opening reception on Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m. Curated by Julie Keyes, the show features gestural dancer drawings and prints. The exhibition is on view from April 18 through April 30. For information, call Julie Keyes at 917-509-1379. Mark Borghi Fine Arts is located at 2426 Main Street, Bridgehampton, NY 11932.
HARPER’S BOOKS - “Matthew King: This Side Down” has an Opening Reception on Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through June 2. The exhibition is Matthew King’s first solo show. A series of stripe paintings on propped Oriented Strand Board and a series of photographs adhered to painted aluminum panels will be on view. Also on view will be a video installation by Clark McLean Graham. Harper’s Books is located at 87 Newtown Lane, East Hampton, NY 11937. www.harpersbooks.com.
THE DRAWING ROOM - “Conversations with Vincent Longo and Elaine Grove” take place on Saturday at 4 p.m. and 4:45 p.m. The conversations will be led by Janet Goleas. Solo exhibitions by Longo and Grove” continue through April 27. The Drawing Room is located at 66 Newtown Lane, East Hampton, NY 11937. www.drawingroom-gallery.com.
PECONIC LANDING - “Captured Live in HD: Of Mice & Men” takes place on Sunday at 3 p.m. Admission is $20. The John Steinbeck play is filmed on stage by National Theater Live. The event is presented by Peconic Landing, The National Theater of London, and BY Experience. Peconic Landing is located at 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport, NY 11944. www.peconiclanding.com.
SOUTHOLD HISTORICAL SOCIETY at the SOUND VIEW RESTAURANT - “The April Showers Dinner” takes place today from noon to 8 p.m.. A choice of Roast Chicken, Fish, or Vegetarian Entrée will be available, and a cash raffle will take place during the event. Tickets for the dinner are $25 (includes tip) and tickets for the raffle are $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00. The Sound View Restaurant is located at 58775 Route 48, Greenport, NY 11944. www.southoldhistoricalsociety.org.
MONTAUK LIBRARY - “Spring Classical Concert Series: Jonathan Howe, Classical Pianist” takes place on Sunday from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. The concert is free. Jonathan Howe will perform a concert of works composed for the piano by Bach, Chopin, Villa-Lobos and Prokoviev as well as a recent piece by contemporary American composer, Hubert S. Howe. The Montauk Library is located at 871 Montauk Highway, Montauk, NY 11954. www.montauklibrary.org.
SUFFOLK COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY - “From Shore to Shore: Boatbuilders and Boatyards of Long Island” has an Opening Reception on Saturday at 5 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through September 19. The exhibition features traditional and modern-day boatbuilders living on Long Island. Also on view will be a Maritime Painting Exhibition curated by the J. Russell Jinishian Gallery. Suffolk County Historical Society is located at 300 W. Main Street, Riverhead, NY 11901. www.suffolkcountyhistoricalsociety.org.
CANIO'S BOOKS - "Novelist Sande Boritz Berger reads from The Sweetness" on Saturday at 5 p.m. The reading is presented in commemoration of Holocaust Remembrance Day (April 16). Canio's Books is located at 290 Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY 11963. www.caniosbooks.com.
HAMPTONS TAKE 2 DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL at BAY STREET THEATER - “IRIS” screens on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. The documentary is by and in honor of Albert Maysles. A remembrance conversation follows the screening, moderated by documentary filmmaker Susan Lacy as well as D A Pennebaker & Chris Hegedus, Susan Froemker, and Rebekah Maysles & Laura Coxson.
SAG HARBOR CINEMA screens art films, documentaries, foreign films and independent films year-round. Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Visit their Facebook Page for film schedules and details. Sag Harbor Cinema is located at 90 Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY 11963.www.facebook.com/SagHarborCinema.
SOUTHAMPTON CULTURAL CENTER - “Audacity of Abstraction” has an Opening Reception on Saturday from 4 to 6 p.m. Artists on view include Shari Abramson, Gerson Leiber, Roy Nicholson, Dan Welden and Dennis Leri. The exhibition is curated by Arlene Bujese. The Southampton Cultural Center is located at 25 Pond Lane, Southampton, NY 11968. www.scc-arts.org.
PARRISH ART MUSEUM - “Spring 2015 Salon Series: Violinist Tim Fain” takes place on Friday at 6 p.m. This is the first concert of this season’s Salon Series. Concerts will take place on four consecutive Fridays at 6 p.m. Admission is $20, $10 for Parrish Members.
“Jules Feiffer Book Signing” takes place on Saturday at 11 a.m. Feiffer will speak with Parrish Art Museum Director Terrie Sultan about his new graphic novel, Kill My Mother, and his work on view at the museum. “Jules Feiffer: Kill My Mother” remains on view through April 26.
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“Guided Tour of the Permanent Collection” takes place on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. The docent-led tour features highlights from the seven permanent collection galleries. Free with museum admission. Reservations suggested.
The Parrish Art Museum is located at 279 Montauk Highway, Water Mill, NY 11976. www.parrishart.org.
SARA NIGHTINGALE GALLERY - “Conditional/Return” featuring Zev Jonas and Simone Douglas has an Opening Reception on Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through May 18. Zev Jonas will show photographs examining the solitude one can feel in nature. Simone Douglas will show nautical sculpture suggesting a merging with the land. Sara Nightingale Gallery is located at 688 Montauk Highway, Water Mill, NY 11976. www.saranightingale.com.
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