Deadline for submissions is Thursday at noon. Email to Jessica@indyeastend.com.
The exhibition "Shadow" will be held at Ashawagh Hall in Springs this weekend. An opening reception will take place on Saturday from 5 to 7 PM.
Guild Hall hosts four opening receptions on Saturday from 5 to 7 PM. Frank Wimberley: Winner of the 2010 Annual Guild Hall Members Exhibition; Fritz Leddy Part II; John Berg; and ABSTRACTION: Selections from the Guild Hall Museum Permanent Collection. The shows run through January 6. Prior to the opening, a gallery talk with guest curator Doug Kuntz on Fritz Leddy, Part II at 4:30 PM. Visit www.guildhall.org.
Laura Wilson Art Show
"Vibrant Color" featuring original and unusual fine art, sculpture and jewelry curated by Laura Wilson will take place at Town & Country Real Estate in Southold. A wine and cheese reception will be held Friday from 5 to 7 PM. The show runs through November 30. For more info call 917-519-4180.
Retreat Art Contest
Richard J. Demato Fine Arts Gallery in Sag Harbor presents "Retreat Art Contest" which opens on Saturday with a reception from 6 to 8 PM. The event raises funds and awareness for The Retreat and is curated by Christina Strassfield and Kathryn Markel. The show will be on display through November 8.
"Bad Jokes," an exhibition examining a wide scope of humor, criticism and wit, is open at The Silas Marder Gallery in Bridgehampton. The show is curated by Silas' younger brother, Tucker Marder, a recent graduate of Pratt Institute. The exhibition includes ambitious new works by exciting emerging artists along with some of the most influential artists of our time showcased along with satirical outdoor puppet shows, installations and film screenings.
Works by old masters such as Honore Daumier, Francisco Goya and Pieter Bruegel will be shown alongside contemporaries such as David Shrigley, Carsten Holler and Mike Kelly. The show will run through November 18. For more info visit www.silasmarder.com.
Vered Gallery opens its new exhibition "Needful Things." This annual fall group exhibition features new works by Colin Christian, Grant Haffner, Ray Caesar, Adam Handler and Ron Agam as well as special selections by Yayoi Kusama, Will Cotton, David Hockney and Robert Mapplethorpe. In Gallery II are works by modern masters Avery, Picasso, Kline, Gorky, de Kooning, Bearden, Porter, Man Ray, Lawson and many more. These exhibitions will be on display through December 3.
The Halsey Mckay Gallery in East Hampton presents "Sixth Sax" curated by Patrick Brennan featuring artists Colby Bird, Ned Colclough, Alex Da Corte, Sarah Dornner, Amy Granat, Jesse Hamerman, Joseph Hart, Adam McEwen, Ned Vena, and JD Walsh. The show will be on display through November 11. Call 631-604-5770.
Jennifer Li's exhibition "How to Make an Apple Pie" is on display at the Chrysalis Gallery in Southampton through October 31. For more info call 631-287-1883.
Marilyn Church exhibits paintings at Julian Beck Fine Paintings Gallery in Bridgehampton. The show runs through November 30. For more info call 631-613-6200.
The Drawing Room in East Hampton presents artists Jennifer Bartlett and Raja Ram Sharma through Monday. For more info visit www.drawingroom-gallery.com.
Richard J. Demato Fine Arts Gallery in Sag Harbor presents a group show, "Shadowed Dreams" with artists Donato Giancola, Phillip Thomas, Harriet Sawyer, Zachary Thornton, Jeff Aeling, Stephen Hoedecker, Christina Petersson, Kyla Zoe Rafert, and Frank Oriti. The show is on display through Thursday. Visit www.rjdgallery.com.