This Columbus Day Weekend is a busy one for art events. On Friday, consider heading to Greenport Village for the monthly Gallery Walk taking place from 6 to 9 p.m. On Saturday, exhibition receptions take place across The Hamptons from Montauk to Quogue. On Sunday, return to Greenport or Southampton for even more gallery events. To discover even more exhibitions on view, visit our Exhibition Finder.
Looking for things to do Columbus Day Weekend? See what made our list for the best in live music, film and fall fun by reading "12 Things to Do for Columbus Day Weekend in The Hamptons & East End." Continue reading to discover gallery events taking place on the East End through through October 9, 2017.
Friday, October 6, 2017
GREENPORT VILLAGE GALLERIES - The Greenport Gallery Walk holds its monthly self-guided art walk on Friday, October 6, 2017 from 6 to 9 p.m. Featuring multiple art galleries, creative shops and artist studios, businesses stay open late to welcome visitors with special events and new exhibitions. Attending is free. To read more, visit “The Greenport Gallery Walk Returns on First Fridays This Summer through December 2017.”
Saturday, October 7, 2017
ILLE ARTS - "R & R" has an Opening Reception on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 5 to 7 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through October 23, 2017. On view are paintings by Mari Rantanen and sculptures Bonnie Rychlak, two artists that share a studio. Ille Arts is located at 171 Main Street, Amagansett, New York 11930. www.illearts.com.
RJD GALLERY - "Women Painting Women: A Voice With Vision" has an Opening Reception on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 6 to 8 p.m. The 5th Annual "Women Painting Women" exhibition presents work by female artists from around the world. Eighteen RJD Gallery is located at 2385 Main Street, Bridgehampton, NY 11932. www.rjdgallery.com.
THE WHITE ROOM GALLERY - "Up From the Underground" has an Opening Reception and Live Graffiti Show on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 6 to 9 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through October 22, 2017. The graffiti exhibit features the works of internationally known artists Domenick S. Vetro aka TAG and V.P. DEDAJ aka VIC 161. At the Opening Reception the two artists will create a new piece on an 8 x 16 foot wooden canvas. The White Room Gallery is located at 2415 Main Street, Bridgehampton, NY 11932. www.thewhiteroom.gallery.
ASHAWAGH HALL - "Mostly Abstract V" has an Opening Reception on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 5 to 7 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through October 9, 2017. The group show features work by Beth Barry, Barbara bilotta, Anahi De Canio, Anna Franklin, Katherine Hammond, Mary Milne, Bo Parsons, Sheila Rotner, Lieve Thiers, and Mark Zimmerman. Ashawagh Hall is located at 780 Springs-Fireplace Road, East Hampton, NY 11937. www.ashawagh-hall.org.
ROMAN FINE ART - "Michele Dragonetti: Under the Surface” has an Opening Reception on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 6 to 8 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through October 29, 2017. The solo show features Michele Dragonetti's Boat Hull series, in which photographs of boats taken on the East End and as far as Barcelona take on minimalist, abstract forms. Roman Fine Art is located at 66 Park Place East Hampton, NY 11937. www.romanfineart.com.
Read more about the exhibition here.
MONTAUK LIBRARY - "The Pitts-Burke-Cullum Collection" has an Open House on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 1 to 5 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through November 5, 2017. The show is an archival exhibit of family records and photographs. During the Open House, Maura Feeney, The Montauk Library’s Local History Librarian, will discuss what it means to be a family archivist and the importance of the Library's archival collection. Montauk Library is located at 871 Montauk Highway, Montauk NY 11954. www.montauklibrary.org.
ART GALLERY AT QUOGUE LIBRARY- "Jim Gemake: Art From the Discarded Object" has an Opening Reception on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through October 25, 2017. Jim Gemake makes use of found or discarded objects to create elements of color, shape and texture. The Art Gallery at the Quogue Library is located at 90 Quogue Street, Quogue, NY 11959. www.quoguelibrary.org.
THE ARTIST STUDY GALLERY & STUDIO - "Mastery of Form" has an Opening Reception & Conversation on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 5 to 7 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through November 2, 2017. The artists and craftsmen on view have worked dedicatedly to perfect their intricate visions of form through drawing, sculpture and shoemaking. On view are Master Shoemaker Francis Waplinger and artists Megan Euell, Brendan Johnston, Katie Whipple, Kerry Dunn, Karen Kaapcke and Timothy McGuire. The Artist Study Gallery & Studio is located at 25 Hampton Road, Southampton, NY 11968. www.theartiststudy.com.
GRENNING GALLERY - "Sag and the City" has an Opening Reception on Saturday, October 7. 2017 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through November 12, 2017. On view are collaborative cityscapes by Stephen Bauman and Steven Forster, New York plein air paintings by Marc Dalessio, paintings of local buildings by Maryann Lucas, works painted in Sag Harbor by Ben Fenske and his Russian American Painting Alliance, scenes of Sag Harbor by Carl Bretzke and plein air paintings of Montauk by Benjamin Lussier. Grenning Gallery is located at 17 Washington Street, Sag Harbor, NY 11963. www.grenninggallery.com.
KEYES ART at CHRISTY'S ART CENTER - "ICON - Bert Stern" has an Opening Reception on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 6 to 8 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through November 8, 2017. The show features photographs by Bert Stern of modern icons including Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Marilyn Monroe, Kate Moss, Ray Charles and more. Christy's Art Center is located at 3 Madison Street, Sag Harbor 11963. www.juliekeyesart.com.
Find out more about the exhibition here.
SAG HARBOR WHALING & HISTORICAL MUSEUM - "The Five Wives of Captain Hand: A Maritime Melodrama" has an Opening Reception on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 6 to 8 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through October 31, 2017. The show presents artist Sabina Streeter’s historical reinterpretation of the infamous Captain David Hand VI and his five wives. The Sag Harbor Whaling & Historical Museum is located at 200 Main Street. Sag Harbor, NY 11963. www.sagharborwhalingmuseum.org.
Sunday, October 8, 2017
VSOP ART + DESIGN PROJECTS - "Languaging The Body, Vol. 1" has an Opening Reception on Sunday, October 8, 2017 from 2 to 5 p.m. The exhibition remains on view through November 20, 2017. The group exhibition features works of art and design by Robert Otto Epstein, Allison Evans, Dr. Lisa Levy, Mrzyk & Moriceau, Maura O'Donnell, Ana Jimenez Palomar, Dawn Philips, Nickolas Procopi, Ilana Savdie, Eric Stefanski, Patricia Voulgaris and M. Sylvia Weintraub. An interactive mind-body experience led by Brooklyn-based holistic bodyworker and artist Dawn Phillips will take place during the reception. VSOP Art + Design Projects is located at 311 Front Street, Greenport, NY 11944. www.vsopprojects.com.
SOUTHAMPTON ARTS CENTER - "Odd Beauty: The Techno-Eccentric World of Steampunk" has a Gallery Tour with Curator Art Donovan on Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 1 p.m. The exhibition presents works from artists and designers working in the imaginative, mechanical and gear-driven Steampunk genre.
Artists include Tom Banwell, David Barnett, Mike Cochran, Ian Crichton, Art Donovan, Dave Duros, Steve Erenberg, Cameron Forrest, Paige Gardner, Eric Freitas, Vianney Halter, Steve La Riccia, Vincent Mattina, Sam van Olffen, Clayton Orehek, Daniel Proulx, Saxon Reynolds, Filip Sawczuk, Todd Sloane, and Stephan J. Smith.
Southampton Arts Center is located at 25 Jobs Lane, Southampton, NY 11968. www.southamptonartscenter.org.
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