Memorial Art Show
Southampton Artists Association Memorial Art Show is on display at Levitas Center for the Arts at the Southampton Cultural Center. The exhibit features photography, paintings, drawing, and sculptures. A closing reception will be held on Saturday, June 2, from 4 to 6 PM. Visit www.southamptonartists.org.
A Night Out With . . .
Nick & Toni’s and The Golden Eagle Studio in East Hampton continue their series of art workshops called “A Night Out With . . .” an artist of the evening. The art workshop is followed by dinner with the artist at Nick & Toni’s. On Wednesday, May 30, the night will feature artist Roisin Bateman.
The evening starts at 5:30 PM and the cost is $75 per person, which includes the art workshop (with any supplies needed) and the specially priced dinner, including tax and tip.
East End Photographers
East End Photographers Group 30th Anniversary Exhibition will be shown at Ashawagh Hall in Springs. A reception will be held on Saturday, June 2, from 5 to 9 PM. There will be music by Job Potter & Friends. The show will run through June 10. Visit www.eastendphotogroup.org.
The Arts Center at Duck Creek in East Hampton presents “Cile Downs: Accabonac Abstractions,” with a reception on Saturday, June 2, from 4 to 6 PM. Artist Cile Downs has been living and painting just a few miles from Duck Creek since 1954. The show runs through June 24.
Keyes Art presents “Hello!” The inaugural show at Keyes Art in its new location in East Hampton features works by gallery artists, including Bert Stern, Bill Claps, Nathan Slate Joseph, Darius Yektai, Ned Smyth, April Gornik, Larry Rivers, John Chamberlain, and Willem de Kooning. The show runs through June 2. Visit www.juliekeyesart.com.
The Prosper King House & Lyzon Hat Museum in Hampton Bays is open for the season. The Lyzon Hat Shop Museum and Prosper King House shall be open each Saturday from now till mid-September, 11 AM to 2 PM.
Romany Kramoris Gallery in Sag Harbor presents its “Ready, Set, Go!” kick-off to the summer season. The show will feature artwork by Christopher Engel, Adriana Barone, Joyce Brian, and George Wazenegger. The show runs through June 14.
“Magical Realism — Shimon Okshteyn” will open at Janet Lehr Fine Arts in East Hampton this weekend. Okshteyn, a barometer of our time, points to aesthetic beauty, technical brilliance, and the narrative of art history as the building blocks of his life and art. In the mode of big, bold painters, the work of Okshteyn astounds. The show runs through June 13.
Under The Covers
Tripoli Gallery in Southampton presents “Under The Covers,” its third solo exhibition with Judith Hudson. Hudson’s new paintings will be on view through June 18.
Halsey McKay Gallery
The Halsey McKay Gallery in East Hampton presents two exhibits opening on Saturday. The first is “Converter,” featuring artwork by Jedediah Caesar, Graham Collins, Rosy Keyser, Elias Hansen, Sam Moyer, Augustus Nazzaro, and Jessica Vaughn. These artists incorporate specific quotidian objects from outside the studio as catalysts for extrapolation and innovation.
Upstairs at the gallery will be Ryan Steadman’s “Necromancer.” In his first solo exhibition with Halsey McKay, Steadman will present a wall installation of abstractions based on books, including a new series of stack works. The shows run through June 24.
Promised Land Remembered
The Barge Gallery at The Victor D’Amico Institute of Art in Amagansett presents “Promised Land Remembered.” Co-organized with Rachel Gruzen, this exhibition reflects on the Menhaden fishing industry and the significance of promised land, featuring a selection of works on paper by Mabel D’Amico dating from the 1940s to the 1960s, photographs, documents, and collected stories. The show runs through June 23.
The Children’s Museum of the East End in Bridgehampton hosts “Whimsy,” an exhibit featuring the work of seven East End artists. The show will be on display through July 3.