Deadline for submissions is Thursday at noon. Email to Jessica@indyeastend.com.
The Fireplace Project, a contemporary art gallery in East Hampton, presents the group exhibition "Reverse Engineering," curated by Bill Powers, featuring works by Aurel Schmidt, Josephine Meckseper, and Alisa Baremboym. The show will run from Friday through August 19. An opening reception will take place Saturday from 6 to 8 PM.
"Island Dreams," an exhibit of Southern and Northern oil seascapes, landscapes, florals and giclees by Carol Gold may be seen at the Mattituck-Laurel Library daily except Sundays through August 31. An artist reception will be held August 16 from 2 to 5 PM. The public is invited to come and enjoy viewing the paintings and meeting the artist. There will be a raffle of one of Gold's works to benefit the Library, and everyone has a chance to win it. For more info call 631-298-1096.
QF Gallery in East Hampton presents "Nan Goldin: Wish You Were Here," the artist's first exhibition at the gallery, curated by Carrie Mackin. The show opens on Saturday and runs through August 18. An opening reception will take place on Saturday from 6 to 8 PM.
LongHouse Reserve in East Hampton will host a concert and open two exhibits on Friday. Internationally acclaimed Chinese contemporary artist and dissident Ai Weiwei's "Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads: Gold" and top emerging Cuban sculptor Yoan Capote's "RERUM ALTER NATURA." The Reserve will kick off these two noteworthy exhibits with an enchanting garden concert by the famously inventive Voxare Quartet. The event will run from 5 to 7 PM. The concert will take place at 6 PM.
Southampton Cultural Center presents "SUMMERTIME: eight perspectives," featuring artists Priscilla Bowden, Louise Eastman, Cornelia Foss, R.J.T. Haynes, Paton Miller, Louise Peabody, Anne Seelbach, and Lewis Zacks at the Levitas Center for the Arts. The show, curated by Arlene Bujese, will have an opening reception tomorrow from 5 to 7 PM. The show runs through August 27.
Award-winning photographer Drew Doggett will present "Discovering the Horses of Sable Island Photography Show" at Sylvester & Co. Home Store in Amagansett. There will be two opening events this week, Thursday from 6 to 8:30 PM and Friday from 6 to 8:30 PM, hosted by Samantha Yanks and Erica Domesek. The show runs through September 30.
Art Gallery at the Quogue Library August 2013 Exhibit "Memory Motel: An iPhone Photo Gallery" by Lauren Lyons will be on display through September 2.
Clothesline Art Sale
Guild Hall presents the Clothesline Art Sale, a community event that showcases original works by East End artists on Saturday from 9 AM to 4 PM. Visit www.guildhall.org.
Jazz Age East Hampton (1919-1933): Clothes, Clubs & Contraband opens at the Clinton Academy Museum on Saturday. The East Hampton Historical Society has sourced over 80 images of life during America's "last fling" – from the local gentry to the famous folks that had already begun embracing the East End.
In addition to photographs, they will create vignettes of period fashion, decorative arts and even display a 70 year old contraband bottle of liquor. A special section will be devoted to the Ladies Village Improvement Society (LVIS) Fair and the Maidstone Club. The exhibit will run through October 13. A special curator's tour by Director Richard Barons takes place August 17 at 10 AM.
The Drawing Room in East Hampton presents Alice Aycock, works on paper. The show will be on view through August 12.
Art On The Edge
Art On The Edge 2013, an annual survey of New Contemporary Art featuring the most provocative new paintings, sculptors and photographers working in their respective mediums, opens at Vered Gallery in East Hampton. The exhibit continues through Monday.
Guild Hall in East Hampton presents Joel Perlman's sculptures, on display in the Frieda and Roy Furman Sculpture Garden. The scupltures will remain on display through October. Visit www.guildhall.org.
"Extraordinarily Ordinary!" photography by Mallory Samson is on display at the Southampton Historical Museum. The exhibit remains on view through Friday. Visit www.southamptonhistoricalmuseum.org.
Herman N. Hynema
The Southold Historical Society will host an exhibition of paintings by noted 19th century New York City painter Herman N. Hyneman (1849-1907). The exhibit, entitled "Herman N. Hyneman: A Jewish Artist Rediscovered," will be on display in the Cosden-Price Gallery in the Society's Reichert Family Center in Southold through September 21.
Rosalie Dimon Gallery in Jamesport summer exhibit opens with artist Alex Ferrone. The show runs through Friday.