Lifelong collector Jack Lenor Larsen will sell 200 pieces from his private collection at LongHouse Reserve. The pieces range from textiles, ethnography, ceramics, basketry, and more. The objects are large and small, and will vary widely in price. Proceeds will fund LongHouse’s Edward Albee Art Acquisition Fund. The sale continues on Wednesdays and Saturdays during LongHouse’s open hours (1 to 5 PM) through Labor Day. Visit www.longhouse.org for more information.
The White Room Gallery in Bridgehampton presents “Subtle Impact,” featuring the works of Keith Ramsdell, Thomas Raggio, Adam Umbach, David Skillicorn, and Susan Washington. An opening reception will be held on Saturday, August 24, from 6 to 8 PM. The show runs through September 8.
Montauk Highway III
The Eric Firestone Gallery presents “Montauk Highway III: Postwar Abstraction in the Hamptons.” The show will run through September 29.
A luncheon and gallery talk for the show “Detour,” honoring the works of Louise Crandell, Connie Fox, and Arden Scott, will be held on Saturday, August 24, at 1 PM at East End Arts in Riverhead. Most of the “Detour” artists will be in attendance, including Meghan Boody, Stephen Capozzoli, Glen Hansen, Paton Miller, and Allan Wexler. For more information, see www.eastendarts.org.
Drawing Room in East Hampton presents Costantino Nivola “Graffiti, Sculpture, Drawings & Prints.” The show runs through September 9.
North Fork Art District Tour
The first North Fork Art District Tour begins on Sunday, August 25. Stops include William Ris Gallery, Alex Ferrone Gallery, and Hector deCordova Studio, and there will be a director’s dinner at A Lure Restaurant. The cost is $135 per person. Visit www.northforknow.org/art-district-tour.
“Old Friends” at the Ezra Gallery in Sag Harbor will open on Sunday, August 25, with a reception from 4 to 6:30 PM. The show features work by Dana Little Brown, David Geiser, Cannon Hersey, John Hersey, Sheila Isham, Dick Stone, and a collaboration with Cannon Hersey and Kimberly Goff. From the Elaine Benson Gallery Collection there will be works by Priscilla Bowden, Warren Brandt, John Day, Jimmy Ernst, and Kathe Tanous. The exhibit will run through October 15.
Ben Fenske Solo Show
The Grenning Gallery in Sag Harbor presents “Ben Fenske Solo Show.” The show opens with a reception on Saturday, August 24, from 6:30 to 8 PM. The exhibit will be open through October 6.