05/17/14 5:00am
05/17/2014 5:00 AM
Linda Romar of Maryland looks at the Marino sheep rovings hand dyed by 'indy dyer fiber artist' Charisse DeCarlo of Lake Grove in 2012. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch, file)

Linda Romar of Maryland looks at the Marino sheep rovings hand dyed by ‘indy dyer fiber artist’ Charisse DeCarlo of Lake Grove in 2012. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch, file)

The fifth annual Long Island Fleece and Fiber Fair will take place Saturday and Sunday, May 17 and 18, at Hallockville Museum Farm. The event, co-sponsored by Long Island Livestock Company, will feature demonstrations of fiber arts and related processes, other folk arts and a “fiber market” in the Naugles Barn. Special activities will include sheep herding, a llama obstacle course and shearing demonstrations.  (more…)

05/11/14 6:00am
05/11/2014 6:00 AM

Cutchogue New Suffolk Library

A juried group art show can be seen now through June 30 in Cutchogue New Suffolk Library’s upstairs gallery. Geoffrey Fleming, director of Southold Historical Society and co-author of “A Shared Aesthetic: Artists of Long Island’s North Fork,” is serving as juror.

Artists whose work was selected are Charlotte Droeger, Christine Dupuis, Bill Behrle, Diane Alec Smith, Gary Long, Karen Rich, Jacqueline Penney, Bob Kuhne, JoAnne Corretti, Joan Fabian, Saul Rosenstreich, Ann McCaughey, Marla Milne, Linda Nemeth and Adelaide Amend.  (more…)

04/26/14 5:00am
04/26/2014 5:00 AM
'Village Scene by Whitney M. Hubbard. (Credit: Southold Historical Society)

‘Village Scene by Whitney M. Hubbard. (Credit: Southold Historical Society)

Southold Historical Society will host its annual art auction Saturday, April 26, at Castello di Borghese Vineyard in Cutchogue. A preview will begin at 6 p.m., followed by bidding at 7.

Current local artists whose work will be offered include John Crimmins, Laura Westlake, Dominick DiLorenzo, Jada Rowland, Lee Cleary and Barbara Zegarek. Local artists from the past include Caroline M. Bell, Whitney M. Hubbard, Albert Latham, Otto J. Kurth and Franklin G. Brooks.  (more…)

02/22/14 1:25pm
02/22/2014 1:25 PM

East End Arts in Riverhead. (file photo)

Work is sought for ‘Shadow,’ a juried, all-media exhibit presented by East End Arts in Riverhead. Guest juror is artist Ivan Kustura. The show will run from March 14 through April 18.

Each artist may submit up to three original works in painting, drawing, photography, mixed media, video, sculpture and poetry. Visual art entries will be accepted March 6 to 8 at the 133 East Main St. gallery. Poetry entries will be accepted online only from Feb. 18 to 25. For a prospectus, go to eastendarts.org/gallery/artists.html.

Contact gallery director Jane Kirkwood at 727-0900 or gallery@eastendarts.org.