Source: The Independent

Gallery Walk

by Jessica Mackin

January 23, 2013

Deadline for submissions is Thursday at noon. Email to

Vered Gallery

Vered Gallery in East Hampton presents “Hunt Slonem: New Works” opening Friday. Included in this exhibition of 20 new works are a variety of paintings featuring renowned artist Slonem’s whimsical portraits of colorful birds, butterflies and bunnies. This exhibition, representing the full range of Slonem’s celebrated motifs, will run through March 11. Also in the gallery are works of Willem de Kooning, Arman, Milton Avery, Bert Stern, Man Ray, Perle Fine, Ray Caesar, Ron Agam, Adam Handler, Will Cotton, Steven Klein, Pablo Picasso and many others.

Student Art Festival

Guild Hall presents its 21st Annual Student Art Festival, Part I: Grades K-8. An opening reception takes place Saturday from 2 to 4 PM with live performances in the theater. On view through February 24. Visit

Maureen Connor

Artist Maureen Connor, one of the founding artists of the Institute for Wishful Thinking, will give a talk at the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill on Saturday at 3 PM, on the Institute’s mission — to invite proposals from artists to deal, either practically or symbolically, with social problems. Visit


Within Reach

“Within Reach,” an exhibition of new paintings by Lola Montes Schnabel is on display at Tripoli Gallery in New York City. The show runs through February 11.

The Drawing Room

The Drawing Room in East Hampton presents the gallery’s third exhibition of abstract oil paintings by longtime East End resident Robert Harms. Also on view, a selection of works from the 1960s and 1970s by Stephen Antonakos, renowned for his groundbreaking neon installations, panels, and site-specific public works. Both shows run through March 3.

John Berg

Works by John Berg are on display at Wasserstein Gallery at Guild Hall in East Hampton. Berg was the Art Director for Columbia Records. He was nominated for 29 Grammys and won four. In a 25-year career with Columbia Records, he designed over 5000 record covers. Through February 24. Visit

LongHouse Reserve

Winter hours for the LongHouse Reserve’s 16 acres of gardens with sculptures and INstore, a museum store, in East Hampton are by appointment only. Call 631-329-3568 to schedule a tour.

Light and Land

“Light and Land,” impressionistic oil landscapes by Bridgehampton artist Bobbie Braun, are on display at the Art Gallery at the Quogue Library through Tuesday.

Kathryn Markel Fine Arts

Kathryn Markel Fine Arts in Bridgehampton presents new paintings in various media by Toby Haynes, Ann Trusty and John Hulsey. The show exposes a range of themes including landscape, still life, botanicals, and a fresh take on portraiture. The show runs through January 31.