All of the action in the East End gallery scene happens on Saturday. Expect to find artist talks and demonstrations, new show receptions and even a film screening. All events take place through May 12, 2019 and are set in The Hamptons or on the North Fork.
SATURDAY, MAY 11, 2019
ILLE ARTS - Exhibiting Artist Denise Gale Discusses her art with Critic & Curator Janet Goleas on Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 3 to 5 p.m. The solo show continues on view through May 20, 2019. ILLE Arts is located at 171 Main Street, Amagansett, NY 11930.
ARTS CENTER AT DUCK CREEK - "Elizabeth Parker: Library Paintings" has an Opening Reception on Saturday, May 11, 2019, from 5 to 7 p.m. The exhibition continues on view through Sunday, May 26, 2019 and is open Fridays through Sundays from noon to 5 p.m. The Arts Center at Duck Creek is located at 127 Squaw Road, East Hampton, NY 11927. www.duckcreekarts.org.
Click here to read a preview of the cultural center's 2019 Season.
HARPER'S BOOKS - "Ryan McGinness: Mother & Child" has an Opening Reception on Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 5 to 8 p.m. The exhibition presents the first public presentation of McGinness's "Mother & Child" Series with the show including recent paintings, drawings, monoprints and a single cyanotype. The artist is expected to attend the opening. The show continues on view through June 13, 2019. Harper's Books is located at 87 Newtown Lane, East Hampton, NY 11937.
JANET LEHR FINE ARTS - Reception and Exhibiting Artist Demonstration by Haim Mizrahi will take place on Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. in celebration of his solo show "Haim Mizrahi - The New in Dynamic Abstraction." Of his action painting methods, the artist says "The paint travels on its own behalf! I am a spectator, the hands on a spectator." Reservations for the demonstration are requested as seating is limited. Text name and number of attendees to 516-353-6450. Janet Lehr Fine Arts is located at 68 Park Place, East Hampton, NY 11937.
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WILLIAM RIS GALLERY - "Artist Talk" with Exhibiting Photographer Takashi Matsuzaki on Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 1 to 3 p.m. reveals the inspiration and story behind the creation of his collection "Dream of Roses," which current debuts at the North Fork Gallery. Dedicated to his mother, the work reveals the beauty, sensuality and depth of the rose. Matszuki will also discuss his career in fashion, photography, his travels and his technique for capturing the essence of his favorite flower. The exhibition remains on view through May 19, 2019. William Ris Gallery is located at 1291 Main Road, Jamesport, NY 11947. www.williamris.com.
Click here to see some of the art currently on view.
KEYES GALLERY - "Saturday Night at the Movies" screens "Soufra" on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at 8 pm. A Q&A with the producer Kathleen Glynn immediately follows. The documentary follows social entrepreneur Mariam Shaar--a generational refugee who has spent her entire life in the Burj El Barajneh refugee camp south of Beirut, Lebanon--as she launches the catering company "Soufra" and then sees it grow by tapping fellow refugee women to move into include a food truck business. Keyes Gallery is located at 53 Main Street (at the American Hotel), Sag Harbor, NY 11963. www.juliekeyesart.com.
Click here to see some of the art currently on view in the group exhibition "The Women I Love."
SAG HARBOR WHALING & HISTORICAL MUSEUM - "OUR TOWN: Sag Harbor in Focus" has an Opening Reception on Saturday, May 11, 2019, from 2 to 4 p.m. The group show presents photography by students at Pierson High School in Sag Harbor and is juried by photographer Ralph Gibson. The show remains on view through May 15, 2019. Sag Harbor Whaling Museum is located at 200 Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY 11963.
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