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5.8/ Heckscher Museum of Art: ‘The Art of the Narrative’ — thru 4.15.18

by May 8, 2017
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The Heckscher Museum of Art The Art of Narrative: Timeless Tales and Visual Vignettes On View Through April 15, 2018 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~`  Martina Lopez, Heirs Come to Pass, 1991. Heckscher Museum of Art, gift of the Artist. Using art as her visual diary Martina Lopez tells her story through evocative experimental Read more »

4.6 / Long Island Museum: Midnight Rum — Long Island & Prohibition, Opens May 5

by April 7, 2017
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Stony Brook Goes Dry Long Island Museum Presents Prohibition Exhibition New York City Deputy Police Commissioner John A. Leach (right) watching agents pour liquor into sewer following a raid during the height of prohibition, c. 1921. Library of Congress Prints ad Photographs Division. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Read more »

4.4/ Heckscher Museum of Art: Two Spring Exhibitions, April 15 thru July 30

by April 4, 2017
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The Heckscher Museum of Art Presents Two New Exhibitions:   Thaddeus Holownia: Walden Revisited _____________________________________ Earth Muse: Art and the Environment _____________________________________ On View April 15 to July 30, 2017   The Heckscher Museum of Art is celebrating nature with two spring exhibitions f ocused on art and the environment: Read more »

3.1/ LIM: Brilliant Minds: Judith Leiber’s Handbags & Art of Gerson Leiber, thru 6/4

by March 1, 2017
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BRILLIANT MINDS JUDITH LEIBER’S HANDBAGS and The Art of GERSON LEIBER Mamie Eisenhower’s inauguration ball handbag, 1953. Peau de soie with rhinestones. The National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution —————————————– The Long Island Museum opens for its 2017 season on Friday, February 24.  Among some of the highlights Read more »

— UPDATE 3.4/ Nassau County Museum of Art: Halston Style, March 25 / July 9

by February 8, 2017

HALSTON STYLE ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ First comprehensive retrospective of the work of the famed American fashion designer   March 25 – July 9, 2017 ~~~~~~~~ “You are only as good as the people you dress.” – Halston ~~~~~~~~  “This is a story of a self-made man who rose from  the amber Read more »

1.26/ LIM: Edible Eden — The Art of Long Island’s Forest, Fields and Waters, 2.24 / 7.30

by January 26, 2017
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Edible Eden The Art of Long Island’s Forests, Fields and Waters February 24 / July 30, 2017  Harry Roseland, Pea Pickers, 1888. From February 24 through July 30, 2017, The Long Island Museum in Stony Brook will showcase Long Island’s rich, bountiful resources in the new exhibition Edible Eden:  Read more »

— 11.30/ Heckscher Museum: Norman Rockwell and Friends: American Illustrations, Opens 12 / 10

by November 30, 2016
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Norman Rocksell, Under the Mistletoe, cover of The Saturday Evening Post, December 19, 1936. Oil on canvas, 37 x 32 in. And charcoal studies. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  Norman Rockwell and Friends: American Illustrations from the Mort Künstler Collection December 10, 2016 / March 5, 2017 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Norman Rockwell, Read more »

8.9/ Heckscher Museum of Art — Long Island Biennial, Opens Sept 3

by August 9, 2016
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  Long Island Biennial Opening September 3, thru December 4, 2016  The Heckscher Museum of Art presents the exhibition Long Island Biennial, opening Saturday, September 3, 2016. The Biennial is a juried competition that occurs every other year to showcase the work of professional, contemporary artists working in Suffolk Read more »