There are plenty of art and cultural events taking place in the Hamptons and East End this weekend. The Artists & Writers Charity Softball Game takes place in East Hampton on Saturday and exhibitions open across the East End. Keep reading to discover the full list of art options and select cultural options.
ILLE ARTS - “Oceans Eleven” has an Opening Reception on Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through September 1. Artists on view include Larry Barns, Pamela Hanson, Mary Heilmann, Virva Hinnemo, Judith Hudson, Paul Kennedy, Keith Sonnier, Alexandria Tarver, Jason Tomme, Lucy Winton and Joe Zucker. The exhibition is curated by Billy Sullivan. Ille Arts is located at 216 Main Street, Amagansett, New York 11930. www.illearts.com.
THE ART BARGE - "Artists Speak: Mark Lubell in converation with Elliot Erwitt" takes place on Wednesday at 6 p.m. Admission is $20. The Art Barge is located at 110 Napeague Meadow Rd, Amagansett, NY 11930. www.theartbarge.com.
BRIDGEHAMPTON CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL at CHANNING SCULPTURE GARDEN - "Roger Waters in A Soldier's Tale" takes place on Friday at 6:45 p.m. Roger Waters narrates Stravinsky's The Soldier's Tale. Wine and appetizers will be served at 6 p.m. Tickets are $150 for Reserved Seating, $100 for General Admission. Channing Sculpture Garden is located at 1927 Scuttle Hole Rd, Bridgehampton, NY 11932. www.bcmf.org.
HARPER’S BOOKS - “Solo Show by Anke Weyer” has an Opening Reception on Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through September 23. The show includes large scale oil and acrylic paintings as well as a series of smaller works on paper, consisting of found and painted coupon sheets. Harper’s Books is located at 87 Newtown Lane, East Hampton, NY 11937. www.harpersbooks.com.
HERRICK PARK - “Artists & Writers Charity Softball Game” takes place on Saturday. Batting Practice starts at noon followed by the game at 2 p.m. The rain date is August 23. The suggested donation is $10. Kids under 12 are free. Proceeds benefit the Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center, East End Hospice, the Phoenic House Academy of Long Island and The Retreat. Herrick Park is located on Newtown Lane, East Hampton, NY 11937. www.artistswritersgame.org.
LAWRENCE FINE ART - "Anna Walinska: Abstractions from the 50s and 60s" has an Opening Reception on Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m. Walinska's work pans American modernism, and parallels the New York and Jewish American experience. Her abstracts will appear as part of the gallery's larger abstract installation through Labor Day. Lawrence Fine Art is located at 37 Newtown Lane, East Hampton, NY 11937. www.lawrence-fine-art.com.
SPRINGS IMPROVEMENT SOCIETY at ASHAWAGH HALL - “48th Annual Artists of the Springs Invitational” has an Curator’s Tour on Saturday from 4 to 5 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through August 16. This year’s exhibit is curated by gallerist Andrea McCafferty, one of the owners and the director of The White Room Gallery in Bridgehampton. Ashawagh Hall is located at 780 Springs Fireplace Rd, East Hampton, NY 11937. www.ashawagh-hall.org.
RELATED: “The Springs Improvement Society 48th Annual Artists of the Springs Invitational Exhibit” Published July 27, 2015.
MONTAUK LIBRARY - “The Aviva Players’ Tenth Anniversary Concert” takes place on Sunday from 3:30 to 5 p.m. The concert was originally scheduled for Saturday, July 11. The group includes Mira J. Spektor (Composer & Founding Director), Mimi Stern-Wolfe (Musical Director, Pianist), Hillary Schranze (Soprano), Mary Wooten (Cellist) and Lynn Bechtold (Violinist). The performance is free. Montauk Library is located at 871 Montauk Highway, Montauk, NY 11954. www.montauklibrary.org.
MONIKA OLKO GALLERY - “Midsummer Night’s Dream” has an Opening Reception on Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. The group show features works filled with colors, textures and artistry evoking warm summer nights. Artists on view include Nathan Slate Joseph, Linda Sirow, Peggy Hinaekian, Margaux Water and Mael Victory. Monika Olko Gallery is located at 95 Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY 11963. www.monikaolkogallery.com.
ROMANY KRAMORIS GALLERY - "Barbara Groot Paintings" has an Opening Reception on Saturday from 5 to 6:30 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through September 3. 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.
ARTISTS OF SHELTER ISLAND (ARTSI) - "Sixth Annual Open Studio Event" takes place on Saturday and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. each day. The tour features 15 artists presenting contemporary painting, photography, ceramics, textile designs, mixed media works, drawing and more. The artists on the tour are Janet Culbertson, Roz Dimon, Katherine Hammond, Megan Hergrueter, Emily Rose Larsen, Liss Larsen, Diana Malcolmson, Bob Markell, Olive Reich, Joe Reilly, Susan Schrott, June Shakten, Jana Sheinker, Peter Waldner and Mike Zisser. Information on ARTSI, the studio tour and all artist members of ARTSI can be found by visiting www.artsi.info.
LUCILLE KHORNAK GALLERY - "A Taste of Color" has an Opening Reception on Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through August 29. Lucille Khornak Gallery is located at 77 Jobs Lane, Southampton, NY 11968. www.lucillekhornakgallery.com.
PETER MARCELLE PROJECT - "Scott McIntire: Environmental Intimacy on the East End" has an Opening Reception on Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through August 23. McIntire will show paintings that present a close up look at the Long Island environment, coupled with visual thoughts about the unseen energy fields surrounding us. Peter Marcelle Project is located at 4 North Main Street, Southampton, NY 11968. www.petermarcelleproject.com.
RELATED: "Scott McIntire: A Close-Up View of The Life Around Us" by Charles A. Riley II. Published July 21, 2015.
SOUTHAMPTON ARTS CENTER - "Outdoor Screening: Jurassic Park" takes place on Friday at 8:30 p.m. Admission is free.
"¡Cuba, Cuba!" has an Opening Party on Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m. The exhibition is on view today through Sunday. The show includes more than 100 color and black-and-white photographs from the 1950s to the present by over 30 Cuban photographers.
"Jazz at Lincoln Center" Performance takes place on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. to celebrate the opening of ¡Cuba, Cuba!. The concert on the lawn is free.
Southampton Arts Center is located at 25 Jobs Lane, Southampton, NY 11968. www.southamptoncenter.org.
SOUTHAMPTON HISTORICAL MUSEUM at PYRRHUS CONCER MONUMENT - “From Slavery to Freedom: Four Centuries of African American History on Long Island” takes place on Sunday at 11:30 p.m. Joseph McGill, founder of the Slave Dwelling Project, will travel across Long Island to overnight at three different historic sites. On Sunday Southampton Village will host the unveiling of a historic marker and street dedication in front of the site of the former Pyrrhus Concer Homestead. Mr. McGill will discuss his overnight stay inside the Halsey House. Admission is free. The Pyrrus Concer Monument site is located at Agawam Park on Pond Lane, Southampton, NY 11968. www.southamptonhistoricalmuseum.org.
SOUTHAMPTON HISTORICAL MUSEUM at ROGERS MANSION MUSEUM COMPLEX - "William Merritt Chase & the Founding of the Art Village" Lecture takes place this evening from 5 to 7 p.m. A reception for the speakers follows the lecture in the garden. RSVP is required. Tickets are $95 for members and $120 for non-members. The Rogers Mansion Museum Complex is located at 17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton, NY 11968. www.southamptonhistoricalmuseum.org.
LTV STUDIOS - “The First Pitch Cocktail Party and Live & Silent Auction” takes place on Friday from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The Party kicks off the 67th Annual Artists & Writers Charity Softball Game on Saturday. Tickets to the Party are $40 in advance or $50 at the door. Proceeds benefit the Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center, East End Hospice, the Phoenic House Academy of Long Island and The Retreat. LTV Studios is located at 75 Industrial Road, Wainscott, NY 11975. www.ltveh.org, www.artistswritersgame.org.
PARRISH ART MUSEUM - “The Curator’s View: Andreas Gursky: Landscapes” takes place on Saturday at 11 a.m. Terrie Sultan, Parrish Director and organizer of Andreas Gursky: Landscapes, will give a Gallery Talk with photographer and guest speaker Ralph Gibson. Admission is $10, free for members, children and students. The exhibition is on view through October 18.
"Atlantic Vibrations Surf Movie Night Vol. 3" Outdoor Screening takes place on Friday at 7 p.m. The screening of short surf films by New York State filmmakers were selected by photographer Michael Halsband and Chris Gentile. Admission is $10, free for members, children and students. Reservations suggested.
“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.
PARRISH ART MUSEUM - "Parrish Road Show, Tucker Marder: Stampede" has an Opening Reception on Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. at 1058 Deerfield Road, Water Mill, NY 11976. Tucker Marder's performance and installation features an inter-species dance with over 200 Crested Indian Runner ducks that will interact with geometric, large-scale puppets. The installation is part of the Parrish Art Museum's off-site exhibition program. www.parrishart.org.
SARA NIGHTINGALE GALLERY - “True Confections” by Monica Banks and Christa Maiwald has an Artists’ talk on Sunday at 11 a.m. The exhibition remains on view through September 3. The multi-media show features sculpture, installation, photography, embroidery, performance and edible sweet sculpture. Sara Nightingale Gallery is located at 688 Montauk Hwy, Water Mill, NY 11976. www.saranightingale.com.
WESTHAMPTON BEACH PERFORMING ARTS CENTER - “August World Cinema Series: Jimmy’s Hall” 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 Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center is located at 76 Main Street, Westhampton Beach, NY 11978. www.whbpac.org.
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