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"Velvet Elvis," an exhibition curated by Pamela Willoughby will be held at Christy's Art Center in Sag Harbor. An opening reception will be held on Friday from 6 to 9 PM. Artists include Jean Michel Basquiat, Hush, Nathan Slate Joseph, Jonah Freeman and Justin Lowe, Nicole Nadeau, Rene Ricard, and Mason Saltarelli.
The Artist Study
The Artist Study Gallery and Studio in Southampton will host an opening reception for "Pitture della Vita" on Saturday from 6 to 8 PM. It is artist Megan Euell's first solo exhibit and will feature compositions of Southampton, Savannah, Florence, and Tuscany - which visually narrate the painter's path and chosen life as an artist. The exhibition will be on view through September 4.
Jackson Pollock: The Graphic Works
Guild Hall in East Hampton presents "Jackson Pollock: The Graphic Works." Jackson Pollock is best known for his stunning abstract poured paintings from the 1950s -- work which marked the high point of his artistic career. But many people may not realize that from 1943, Pollock also explored the art of printmaking quite different from his lithographs. Pollock's intaglios from 1944 and 1945 are critical in his development and forecast his signature style in painting. The show opens on Saturday and runs through October 9. Visit www.guildhall.org.
Plein Air Painters of the East End is hosting the exhibit "Wednesday Wonders" at the Nature Conservancy in East Hampton through August 24. The reception is Saturday from 4 to 6 PM. Participating artists include Bobbie Braun, Pat DeTullio, Anna Franklin, Barbara Jones, Teresa Lawler, Deb Palmer, Alyce Peifer, Gene Samuelson, Christine Chew Smith, Cynthia Sobel, Frank Sofo, Bob Sullivan, Aurelio Torres, and Dan Weidmann.
Tomorrow at 7:30 PM, David Joel, director of the Larry Rivers Foundation, will speak about "An Insider's View: Perspectives on the Art and Artist of Larry Rivers, From Inside the Studio," at Temple Adas Israel in Sag Harbor. Joel will offer insights into the art and the artist's process, his motivations, work methods, and the many ways the artist was closely tied to Jewish culture, based on the years Joel spent working with Rivers in the studio. For more info visit www.TempleAdasIsrael.org.
World-renowned artist Tobi Kahn will visit Temple Adas Israel in Sag Harbor as artist-in-residence this Friday through Sunday. All sessions during his visit are free and open to the community. There will be something for all ages, interests, and artistic abilities with a focus on ceremonial objects. For more info and a schedule of events visit www.TempleAdasIsrael.org.
The Children's Museum of the East End in Bridgehampton presents "An Invitational," an exhibit featuring the work of over 55 East End artists. The month-long show will be on display through September 5.
"Young Jackie on the South Fork" explores the early life of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis and her pastimes in The Hamptons as captured through the lens of society photographer Bert Morgan. Curated and presented by the East Hampton Historical Society, this collection of timeless images of young Jackie Bouvier are reminiscent of a bygone era, synonymous with the romantically rich history of The Hamptons. The show runs through October 8.
The Artists Of The Springs
The Springs Improvement Society, keepers of Ashawagh Hall in historic Springs, presents the 50th annual Springs Invitational art exhibit. Originally known as "The Artists of the Springs," this popular show dates back a half-century to when Jackson Pollock and friends gathered in August during the annual Fisherman's Fair and raffled art for the benefit of Ashawagh Hall. The show runs through August 20.
The Amagansett Historical Association presents its sixth annual art show. The show highlights artists with roots in Amagansett and environs and takes place in a barn where art and antique carriages successfully co-exist. Among the artists included are Nicole Bigar, Rossa Cole, Lucy Cookson, Elliott Erwitt, Alice Hope, Kate Davis, Vincent Longo, Christa Maiwald, Pamela Morgan, Claire Nivola, Susan Wood Richardson, Michelle Stuart, and many others. The exhibition was curated by Elena Prohaska Glinn, Jeanie Trusty Stiles, Isabel Carmichael, and Nina Gillman. The show is on display through September 3.
Lens To Eye To Hand
The Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill presents "From Lens to Eye to Hand: Photorealism 1969 to Today," a survey of an important contemporary art movement spearheaded by artists who employed a groundbreaking creative process to embark upon a new way of seeing and depicting the world. On view through October 15, the exhibition features 73 paintings and works on paper by 35 artists.
The White Room Gallery in Bridgehampton presents "Flux," an exhibition of four contemporary artists who use movement, color, energy, symmetry, and flow to bring their pieces to life. Artists include Barbara Bilotta, Sally Breen, Anna Fenimore, and Mark E. Zimmerman. The show runs through August 20.
Janet Lehr Fine Arts in East Hampton presents "Exhibition of American Modernism 2017." The show features paintings, works on paper, and photographs. Artists include Marsden Hartley, Milton Avery, Willem de Kooning, Albert Pinkham Ryder, Ivan Langdon Coburn, and Perle Fine. The show runs through August 23.
Neo, Neo, Neoclassicism
The Drawing Room in East Hampton presents Joe Zucker's "Neo, Neo, Neoclassicism." Zucker has examined and broadened the meaning of painting through the use of unconventional materials including cotton balls, sash cord, and industrial mops. This is the artist's first solo gallery exhibition on the East End. The show will run through September 4. (See interview with Zucker elsewhere in this issue.)
Rental Gallery in East Hampton presents Zachary Armstrong, Matthew Chambers, and Henry Taylor. The show runs through August 28.
Reisha Perlmutter debuts her first solo exhibit "Immerse" at Roman Fine Art in East Hampton. The show includes over 15 new paintings from her water series, exploring the body, its relationship to water, and the science of color. The show runs through August 27.
Parrish Road Show
The Parrish Art Museum's creative off-site summer series "Parrish Road Show" features the Bellport-based artist collective Auto Body, which transforms common roadside signage into public art through text-based artworks positioned along a 35-mile span of Montauk Highway. Auto Body reimagines the advertising medium from an object that promotes consumerism to one that calls attention to natural environments of the region. The exhibition is on view through September 4.
Harper's Books in East Hampton presents "Broad Strokes," an exhibition of work by New York-based painter Martha Diamond and "Coasting," an exhibition of new work by New York-based painter Daniel Heidkamp. The shows run through Tuesday.
Christy's Art Center and Keyes Art in Sag Harbor present "Bert Stern: Lolita in Sag Harbor." It's an exhibition of photographs by world-renowned photographer Bert Stern, chronicling the filming of the 1962 film Lolita directed by Stanley Kubrick and starring Sue Lyon, parts of which were filmed at the American Hotel in Sag Harbor. The show runs through September 8.
The East End Photographers Group presents its summer photography exhibition, "Chromogenic," an exhibition featuring traditional, digital, and alternative photographic processes at the Water Mill Museum. Artists include Wendy Polhemus-Annibel, Virginia Aschmoneit, Marcel Bally, Paul Dempsey, Rich Faron, Gerry Giliberti, Pamela Greinke, Virginia Khuri, Richard Law, Katherine Liepe-Levinson, Anthony Lombardo, George Mallis, Patricia Martinez, Bert Miller, Joanna McCarthy, Ron Nicoletta, Jim Sabiston, Theresa Stebe, Steven Schreiber, Rosa Hanna Scott, Clarence Simpson, Marilyn Stevenson, Christina Stow, Nick Tarr, Mark Testa, Glenn Tinnie, Alex Vignoli, and Nicola Wilson. The show runs through Sunday.
A Summer Shelter
"A Summer Shelter" is on display at Daniel Gale Sotheby's International Realty on Shelter Island. The exhibition will include photographs from Robin Rice Gallery, Robin Rice, and artwork by Amy Pilkington. Ten percent of sales will be donated to Save the Children. The show runs through August 20.
Colors From The Air
East End Arts in Riverhead presents an exhibition at The Gallery at Borghese Vineyard titled "Colors from the Air," a solo art show by North Fork artist Patricia Feiler of Mattituck. This art exhibit will be on display through October 1.
Path To Presidency
The Bridgehampton Museum presents the "Path to Presidency" exhibit. The show features unique campaign textiles such as ceramics, flags, posters, parade lanterns, torches, games, and stickers that provide tangible insight into how and why our leaders became our leaders. The exhibition underlines the historically powerful role of mass-market campaign advertising in American elections, and runs through October 2.
Annie Cooper Boyd
The Sag Harbor Historical Society presents the exhibition "Across Time -- Contemporary Reflections on the Life and Art of Annie Cooper Boyd" at the Sag Harbor Historical Society and the John Jermain Memorial Library. The show will run through October 15.
Suffolk Historical Society
The Suffolk County Historical Society presents "Over Here, Over There: Long Island & the Great War." Commemorating the centennial of America's entry into the First World War, the exhibition features rare artifacts, maps, photographs, weaponry, posters, and more, depicting Long Islanders' experiences during the First World War. Curated by Richard F. Welch, this exhibit will be on display in the Grand Staas Gallery until January 2018.
Also on view, "Grucci: The Family That Lights the Skies." Known as America's first family of fireworks, six generations of the Grucci family have been lighting the skies since 1850. The exhibit will run to September 9 in the Weathervane Gallery.
The Suffolk County Historical Society in Riverhead presents "On This Site—The Indigenous People of Suffolk County," an art-based photography and research project by Shinnecock artist Jeremy Dennis. The exhibit is intended to help preserve and create awareness of culturally significant and sacred Native American sites in Suffolk County. The show will be on display in the Gish Gallery until September.