The Hamptons and East End gallery scene has begun to bloom with the onset of spring. East End museums also also vibrant with month with openings and will be presented in a separate story to publish later this week. Read on to discover new exhibitions receptions and events taking place in the galleries of The Hamptons and the East End through May 15, 2016. Click here to discover select things to do and cultural events taking place on the East End.
Friday, May 6, 2016
THE WHITE ROOM GALLERY - “Book Reading With Megan Chaskey” takes place on Friday, May 6, 2016 at 6 p.m. Poet Megan Chaskey will read from her book of collected poems, Birdsong Under the Wisdom Tree. The White Room Gallery is located at 2415 Main Street, Bridgehampton, NY 11932. www.thewhiteroom.gallery.
Saturday, May 7, 2016
THE WHITE ROOM GALLERY - “EARTH, WIND & FIRE” has an Artist Reception on Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 5 to 7 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through May 15. The show features the work of EJ Camp. Susan Zises & June Kaplan. Also on view at the gallery is a group show including Ellyn Tucker, Mark Zimmerman, Kat O’Neill, Michele Dragonetti, Claudia Ward, Melissa Hin, Sally Breen, Ann Brandeis. The White Room Gallery is located at 2415 Main Street, Bridgehampton, NY 11932. www.thewhiteroom.gallery.
“Spring into The Springs Art Show” featuring the work of Jerry Schwabe, Christina Friscia, Brian Monahan, Mike Monahan, Richard Mothes & Erick Segura takes place on May 7 & 8, 2016 at Ashawagh Hall. An Opening Reception takes place on Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 4 to 8 p.m. Ashawagh Hall is located at 780 Springs Fireplace Rd, East Hampton, NY 11937. www.ashawagh-hall.org.
QUOGUE LIBRARY ART GALLERY - “Untamed Gardens: Paintings and Garden Sculpture” by Arlene Slavin has an Opening Reception on Saturday, May 7, 206 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through May 30. Slavin will show a series of abstracted landscape paintings as well as “Intersections,” or outdoor sculptures created with crisscrossed vinyl strips. The Art Gallery at the Quogue Library is located at 90 Quogue Street, Quogue, NY 11959. www.quoguelibrary.org.
Saturday, May 14, 2016
ALEX FERRONE GALLERY - “Florescence” has an Opening Reception on Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 6 to 8 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through June 19, 2016. The show features a diverse vision of floral subjects by three Long Island photographers: Sandra Carrion, Richard Gardner and Barbara Macklowe. Alex Ferrone Gallery is located at 25425 Main Road, Cutchogue, NY 11935. www.AlexFerroneGallery.com.
THE RETREAT at RJD GALLERY - “The Art of Discovery” has an Opening Reception on Saturday, May 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through June 7, 2016. For the fifth consecutive year, RJD Gallery will hold an art exhibition to benefit The Retreat, a non-profit domestic violence agency. Artists chosen from the pool of 130 submissions include Amanda Bellino, Anthony D’Avino, Miles Jaffe, Sarupa Sidaath and a work by honorable mention winner Anzhelika Doliba. RJD Gallery is located at 90 Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY 11963. www.rjdgallery.com.
Sunday, May 15, 2016
EAST END ARTS at ROSALIE DIMON GALLERY - “New Art Show Featuring Valerie Zeman & Harold Naideau” has an Artist Reception on Saturday, May 15 from 3 to 5 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through July 27, 2016. Zeman will show textile/mixed media works and Naideau will present still life photographs. Rosalie Dimon Gallery is located at the Jamesport Manor Inn, 370 Manor Ln, Jamesport, NY 11947. www.eastendarts.org.
East End Galleries Scene - Events & Openings reveals gallery show receptions and gallery events taking place in The Hamptons, Riverhead and the North Fork, the areas making up the East End of Long Island.
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