Southampton Arts Center’s Friends Circle

Fri, May 25 - Tue, 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.

Screening of DEEPLY ROOTED with Slow Food East End

Feb 01 6:00pm

“Deeply Rooted” is the story and celebration of John Coykendall, a renowned heirloom seed saver, master gardener at Blackberry Farm, and a champion of biodiversity and the Ark of Taste. The film, produced by Christina Melton for Louisiana Public Broadcasting and distributed by American Public Television, introduces us to the life-story of John and celebrates saving our seeds and stories


TAKEOVER! Artists in Residence – Curated by Amy Kirwin

Sat, Feb 09 - Sun, Mar 24

Take a rarely seen peek into the creative process when nine East End artists take over the galleries of Southampton Arts Center with pop-up studios, exhibiting completed works while focusing on new projects during gallery hours.

TAKEOVER Artists include Scott Bluedorn, Daniel Cabrera, Darlene Charneco, Kara Hoblin, Ruby Jackson, Laurie Lambrecht, Jerome Lucani, Paton Miller, and Jeff Muhs.


TAKEOVER “Hangouts”

Thu, Feb 14 - Thu, Mar 21

Every Thursday, February 14 through March 21 | 6-8 PM | FREE

Come socialize with the “Takeover” artists in residence in the galleries every Thursday from 6-8 PM during the run of the show. Watch them work, play ping pong, listen to music, have a drink, and just hang out!

African American Heritage Month Screening of THE HATE YOU GIVE

Feb 15 6:00pm

Starr Carter is constantly switching between two worlds — the poor, mostly black neighborhood where she lives and the wealthy, mostly white prep school that she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is soon shattered when she witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend at the hands of a police officer and she must find her voice and decide to stand up for what’s right.

Small Objects with Sculpey Workshop for All Ages with Ruby Jackson

Feb 16 1:00pm

Join TAKEOVER! artist Ruby Jackson who will host a special Sculpey miniatures session for kids and adults at SAC. Attendees will learn to make whimsical small objects out of clay – miniature food, little animals, etc. The sculptures will then be baked in a toaster oven, and will be ready to take home when cool!