The Arts

Art Beat: Southold Historical Society holding auction in Cutchogue

'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. 

Other work, by Sherron Francis, Lowell Nesbitt, Agnes Mills and Irma Braham, will also be for sale.

Donation is $10 and includes wine and hors d’oeuvres.

To see images of the artwork, visit and click on Auction of Fine Art. Live, online bidding is available through

Call 765-5500.

• The third annual Douglas Moore Festival Organ Concert will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at Cutchogue Presbyterian Church. Two Juilliard School students, Ray Nagem and Ryan Kennedy, will perform.

Mr. Nagem is a doctoral fellow at Juilliard and organist at Cathedral of St. John the Divine in Manhattan. Mr. Kennedy will be a guest organist at the triennial American Guild of Organists convention in Boston this summer.

Admission is free; donations welcome.

• ‘Line,’ a juried, all-media show, will be on view April 25 to June 13 at East End Arts in Riverhead. Guest jurors are Art Sites Gallery co-owner Hideaki Ariizumi and artist Debbie Ma. A reception for the artists will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, April 25, at the East Main Street gallery.

Visit or call 727-0900.

• A tribute in song, ‘Happy 450th Birthday, Shakespeare!’ will be presented at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 27, at Floyd Memorial Library in Greenport. Jere Jacob, Rebekah White, Dee LaVeglia and Mel Mendelssohn will perform a variety of English songs.

Admission is free. Call 477-0660.

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