Introducing Southampton Arts Center’s Friends Circle

Fri, May 25 - Mon, Dec 31

It’s friends like you that have made the first five years of SAC so successful. Now, we are taking the opportunity to invite you to become our Friend – formally – as we launch Southampton Arts Center Friends Circle.

BCMF “Pop-Up” Family Concert with the Rolston Quartet

Jul 19 11:00am

Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival kicks-off its 35th Season with a series of FREE concerts at various cultural institutions in Southampton, starting at SAC with a special late morning family concert. The celebrated Rolston String Quartet will perform a variety of repertoire, with each concert being a special and unique event. 

Puppet Show: Old MacDonald’s Rhyming Ranch by Mesner Puppet Theater

Jul 19 4:30pm

Join Old McDonald as he welcomes you to his farm full of funny animals, silly songs and favorite rhymes.

Presented with Goat on a Boat @ Bay Street.

Outdoor Film: SUMMER OF SPIELBERG – Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Jul 20 8:30pm

Science fiction adventure about a group of people who attempt to contact alien intelligence. Roy Neary (Richard Dreyfuss) witnesses an unidentified flying object, and even has a “sunburn” from its bright lights to prove it. Roy refuses to accept an explanation for what he saw and is prepared to give up his life to pursue the truth about UFOs.

Presented with Hamptons International Film Festival.

Inaugural Architecture + Design Tour: Stanford White

Jul 26 10:00am

The day will begin with a brunch and a talk given by Architect Samuel White, great-grandson of Stanford White, followed by tours featuring three private properties designed by White, one of the best-known American architects of the late nineteenth century. This special event offers a rare opportunity to go back in time and experience the stunning architecture of the turn of the last century,

Finding the Figure: Charcoal on Paper with Alyssa Monks

Jul 26 2:00pm

Join internationally renowned artist Alyssa Monks for this three hour intensive workshop designed to guide students toward constructing an accurate and expressive figure drawing, using efficient measuring techniques and sensitive line quality.