Deadline for submissions is Thursday at noon. Email to Jessica@indyeastend.com.
The Drawing Room
Two exhibitions, Sharon Horvath and Diane Mayo, are opening Friday at the Drawing Room in East Hampton. The shows will be on view through January 6. For more info visit www.drawingroom-gallery.com.
The Ross Gallery in East Hampton presents "Face Off: Contemporary Portraits" opening Friday with a reception from 4 to 6 PM. The student curators are Julian Fava, Rebecca Hamilton, Jeheli Odidi, Hongjie Zhu, and Sun Zhehai. The exhibition features five distinguished artists from the East End community: Sydney Albertini, Jack Ceglic, John Hardy, Christa Maiwald, and Christina Schlesinger.
Guild Hall hosts four exhibits. 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. 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. 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." The exhibit 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.
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.