Gallery happenings on the East End

Gallery Walk

Aphrodite’s Foam by George H. Lewis.

Old & New

“Old & New,” on display at Ashawagh Hall in Springs through June 24, explores the organic growth that occurs in an artist’s work over time. Mark Perry, embarking on his first curatorial endeavor, has invited a select group of artists to share the hall. The focus of the show will be Perry’s work, with fellow artists represented by two or more works each.

The artists include Roy Nicholson, Anne Raymond, Don Christensen, Rosario Varela, Gus Yero, George Singer, Sydney Albertini, Scott Bluedorn, Denise Gale, James Kennedy, Bob Bachler, and John Haubrich.

The show will also feature works by Tim Lee and Robert Loughlin, represented posthumously, from Perry’s personal collection. A closing reception will be held on Saturday, June 23, from 5 to 8 PM.

The Wednesday Group

The Wednesday Group, Plein Air Painters of the East End presents “New Works” at the Water Mill Museum. The show runs June 21 through July 1. A reception will be held Saturday, June 23, from 5 to 7 PM. Participating artists include David Bollinger, Pat DeTullio, Anna Franklin, Barbara Jones, Teresa Lawler, Jean Mahoney, Deb Palmer, Gene Samuelson, Christine Chew Smith, Frank Sofo, Bob Sullivan, Aurelio Torres, Pam Vossen, and Dan Weidmann.

Michael Dweck

Roman Fine Art presents “Michael Dweck: Montauk, The End” at the Montauk Beach House. An opening will be held Friday from 6 to 9 PM. The show is on view through July 2.

Balancing Act

The White Room Gallery presents “Balancing Act” with art by Sally Green, EJ Camp, John Mazlish, and Joan Konkel. The show is on view through July 8. An opening reception will be held on Saturday from 6 to 8 PM.

Neptune In Pisces

The Grenning Gallery in Sag Harbor presents “Neptune In Pisces.” The show features the work from gallery artists Nelson White, Maryann Lucas, and Ben Lussier and the fine paintings of renowned artists George Lewis and Jeremy Lipking. It is also introducing new artists Amy Florence, Tina Orsolic Dalessio, and Hilary McCarthy.

An opening reception will be held on Saturday, June 23, from 6:30 to 8 PM. On Friday, June 22, from 5 to 6 PM, George Lewis will host cocktails and an inspirational talk explaining the works in the gallery, which celebrate the connection between water and consciousness.

The show runs through July 8.

ONGOING Exhibits

Niki Lederer

Quogue Library presents outdoor sculpture artist Niki Lederer, on display through the end of the month. Her sculptural practice combines east and west coast sensibilities, with formal and conceptual approaches to art making. Lederer explores a love/hate relationship with consumer culture, most recently manifested in her found object sculptures created from repurposed consumer plastic.

Chromatic Journey

The Drawing Room in East Hampton presents Hector Leonardi’s “Chromatic Journey.” The show runs through July 15. The exhibition features paintings that reveal the breadth of abstract imagery the artist achieves through a unique process that combines a sophisticated understanding of color theory with an intuitive approach to composition.

Laurie Anderson

Guild Hall in East Hampton presents the artwork of avant-garde artist, composer, musician, and film director Laurie Anderson. The show runs through July 22. To reserve a 15-minute virtual reality slot for either Aloft or Chalkroom, visit the Guild Hall website, www.guildhall.org.

Rescue

East End Arts in Riverhead presents the juried show “Rescue: People, Pets, Predicaments,” in partnership with the Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation. The show runs through July 25.

Escapes

The William Ris Gallery in Jamesport celebrates its second anniversary on the North Fork with a group show of landscape and seascape art called “Escapes,” through July 8. Included are works of prominent East Coast artists: Kelly Franké, Kurt Giehl, David Peikon, Jim Sabiston, Eileen Dawn Skretch, James Stewart, and Amy Worth.

Light of the Hamptons

Janet Lehr Fine Arts in East Hampton presents artists David Demers and Haim Mizrahi in the two-man exhibition “Light of the Hamptons.” The show runs through July 5.

Group Show

Romany Kramoris Gallery in Sag Harbor presents a group art show featuring the works of Isabel Pavão, Herbert August, and Bob Rothstein. The exhibition is on view through July 5.

All That Glitters

Keyes Art in East Hampton presents “All That Glitters,” featuring Bhutanese artists, along with Amy Zerner and Bill Claps, in the new, Asian-themed show. The exhibit will run through June 30. It is one of the first group exhibitions of Bhutanese contemporary art in the United States, with 25 paintings by artists Asha Kama, Pema “Tintin” Tshering, Phurba Namgay, and Gyempo Wangchuk.

Aerial Observations

Alex Ferrone’s “Aerial Observations” is the June exhibit at the Quogue Library Art Gallery. A photographer with varying artistic influences, Ferrone has developed a unique body of work through aerial photography. The show will run through June 27.

Cile Downs

The Arts Center at Duck Creek in East Hampton presents “Cile Downs: Accabonac Abstractions.” Artist Cile Downs has been living and painting just a few miles from Duck Creek since 1954. The show runs through June 24.

Hat Museum

The Prosper King House & Lyzon Hat Museum in Hampton Bays is open for the season. The Lyzon Hat Shop Museum and Prosper King House will be open each Saturday from now till mid-September, 11 AM to 2 PM.

Halsey McKay Gallery

The Halsey McKay Gallery in East Hampton is showing two exhibits. 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 is Ryan Steadman’s “Necromancer.” In his first solo exhibition with Halsey McKay, Steadman presents a wall installation of abstractions based on books, including a new series of stack works. The shows run through June 24.

Promised Land

The Barge Gallery at The Victor D’Amico Institute of Art in Amagansett hosts “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.

Teapots

An exhibit featuring teapots of the 19th Century from the Suffolk County Historical Society Museum’s permanent collection are on display in “A Moment of Tranquili–Tea.” The SCHS, located in Riverhead, has more than 100 teapots and presents the finest examples in this exhibit. The show runs through July 28.

Hunting the Whale

“Hunting the Whale: The Rise and Fall of a Southampton Industry” is on display at Rogers Mansion in Southampton. This interactive and inclusive exhibit adds new documents and artifacts, illuminating Southampton Village’s prominent role in the whaling industry at its mid-19th Century height. The exhibit runs through August 4.

Five And Forward

“Five and Forward” is an exhibition that celebrates the Parrish Art Museum’s fifth anniversary in its Herzog and de Meuron-designed building in Water Mill. On view through October 31, the exhibition takes a closer look at artists whose work represents major trends, themes, and concepts in American art history, and underscores the ongoing artistic legacy of Long Island’s East End.

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