This weekend boasts an abundance of art events in the Hamptons. Art and culture lovers can take their pick of gallery receptions, book signings and more. ArtHamptons opens tonight in Bridgehampton, kicking off the art fair season. For a quick guide to the fairs, click here. Otherwise, read on for the full list of art and culture options for this weekend and beyond.
AMAGANSETT HISTORICAL SOCIETY’S JACKSON CARRIAGE HOUSE - “Coast By Coast: Intertidal Zone” has an Opening Reception on Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. Coast By Coast is a lifestyle collective inspired by the nomadic nature of the swim and surf culture. The exhibition is presented in conjunction with Neoteric Fine Art. The Jackson Carriage House is located at 129 Main Street, Amagansett, NY 11930. www.coastbycoast.com, www.amagansetthistory.org.
ILLE ARTS - “Eric Brown: Vice Versa” has an Opening Reception on Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through July 21. The show will include twelve recent oil paintings, all small-scale abstractions no larger than 18 x 24 inches, and a selection of oil and mixed-media works on paper completed within the past two years. Ille Arts is located at 216 Main Street, Amagansett, NY 11930. www.illearts.com.
RELATED: “Painterly Conversation About Abstraction in “Vernacular” by Janet Goleas. Published June 24, 2015.
INNERSLEEVE RECORDS - “Dreams of June” performs on Saturday at 6 p.m. Band members Amanda Daviner and Adam Bishop will present their brand of Americana/Blues/Pop music. Inner sleeve Records is located at 199 Main Street, Amagansett, NY 11930. www.innersleeverecords.com, www.dreamsofjune.com.
ARTHAMPTONS - “Opening Night Preview Party” takes place this evening (July 2) from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Admission revenue benefits Guild Hall. On Sunday from 12 to 1p.m., Dr. Ruth Appelhof, Guild Hall Executive Director, will be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award. ArtHamptons is located at a private estate at the corner of Lumber Lane and Scuttle Hole Road, Bridgehampton, NY 11932. The art fair continues through July 5, 2015. www.arthamptons.com, www.guildhall.org.
ALLOUCHE GALLERY - “Americana Art Festival” has an Opening Reception on Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m. The exhibition features American pop culture iconography and symbolism, with works by Bernard Buffet, Keith Haring, Roy Lichtenstein, Paul Insect, Faile, Robert Longo, Ron English, Nick Georgiou, Mark Hogancamp and Romon Yang, among others. Allouche Gallery is located at 46 Main Street, East Hampton, NY 11937. www.allouchegallery.com.
GUILD HALL - “Delectable Book Launch: Dinner With Jackson Pollock by Robyn Lea” takes place on Tuesday at 5 p.m. The event includes a Panel discussion with author Robyn Lea, Chef Michael Rozzi of The 1770 House, who helped recreate the recipes for the book, and Guild Hall Executive Director Ruth Appelhof, who lived, cooked and ate with Lee Krasner. Drinks and a dish made from a recipe in the book will be served. Admission is free. Guild Hall is located at 158 Main Street, East Hampton, NY 11937. www.guildhall.org.
RELATED: “The Path to Understanding Pollock Could Go Through the Stomach” by Charles A. Riley II. Published May 26, 2015.
LONGHOUSE RESERVE - “Twilight Tours” take place on Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. The tours are limited to a group of 15 at dusk. Twilight Tours take place on August 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th. Tickets are $30 per person, $55 for two. Members discounted $5 per person. Purchase tickets here. LongHouse Reserve is located at 133 Hands Creek Road, East Hampton, NY 11937. www.longhouse.org.
HAMPTON BAYS PUBLIC LIBRARY - “Solo Show by Andrew Morris” has an Opening Reception on Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through July 31. Hampton Bays Public Library is located at 52 Ponquogue Ave, Hampton Bays, NY 11946. www.detailartist.net/artwork-gallery/3478328.
ART GALLERY AT THE QUOGUE LIBRARY - “Laurel Sucsy: Intervals of Color” has an Artist Reception this evening from 5 to 6 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through July 30. Sucsy will present abstract paintings inspired by the natural landscape. The Quogue Library is located at 90 Quogue Street, Quogue, NY 11959. www.quoguelibrary.org.
QUOGUE GALLERY - “Barbara Vaughn | Optasia” has an Opening Reception on Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through July 20. Photographer Barbara Vaughn creates abstractions by framing reflections cast by various structures and objects. Quogue Gallery is located at 44 Quogue Street, Quogue, NY 11959. www.quoguegallery.com.
RELATED: “Barbara Vaughn | Optasia” Opens at Quogue Gallery” Published June 27, 2015.
MONIKA OLKO GALLERY - “Alain Riviere-Lecoeur, Joel Moens De Hase & Dean Johnson” has Opening Receptions on Friday and Saturday from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through July 31. Monica Olko Gallery is located at 95 Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY 11963. www.monikaolkogallery.com.
ROMANY KRAMORIS GALLERY - “The Found Object Art of Jorge Silveira, Stephen Palmer, William Skrips & Jonathan Pearlman” has an Opening Reception on Saturday from 5 to 6:30 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through July 23. Romany Kramoris Gallery is located at 41 Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY 11963. www.kramorisgallery.com.
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.
PARRISH ART MUSEUM - “Book Signing: Dinner With Jackson Pollock: Recipes, Art & Nature” takes place on Saturday at 11 a.m. Author Robyn Lea will discuss her work and samples of food items presented in the book will be served.
“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.
WESTHAMPTON BEACH PERFORMING ARTS CENTER - “July World Cinema Series: About Elly” screens from Tuesday through Thursday at 8 p.m. Andrew Botsford will introduce films each Tuesday night and discuss the film afterwards with guest commentators. The July World Cinema Series continues on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights through July 30. The Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center is located at 76 Main Street, Westhampton Beach, NY 11978. www.whbpac.org.
GUILD HALL - “Rock Cinema: Stop Making Sense” takes place on Thursday, July 9 at 8 p.m. Stop Making Sense is director Jonathan Demme’s concert film that captures the energy of the Talking Heads live performance. Admission is $12, $10 for members. Guild Hall is located at 158 Main Street, East Hampton, NY 11937. www.guildhall.org.
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