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ABOUT FACE: Curators and Artists Talk

Moderated by Curators Scott Avett and David Kratz

with exhibition artists Eric Fischl, John Alexander, and Lucy Winton

Join the About Face curators along with exhibition artists from ABOUT FACE to discuss their work in the intimate setting of our galleries. The talk will be followed by a live performance by Scott Avett and G.E. Smith!

Co-curated by musician and painter Scott Avett, lead singer of the folk-rock band The Avett Brothers, and David Kratz, president of the New York Academy of Art, ABOUT FACE features sculpture, paintings and photographs, and brings celebrated East End artists together with Academy artists to examine the diverse ways human beings are presented in the art of today. In the era of the ubiquitous “selfie,” this exhibition asks viewers to slow down and consider the story inherent in every human face.

Join us for a post-talk reception sponsored by Ozymandias, Wine by Artists, for Artists.

 

Image: Scott Avett; Lacinda; 2001; Oil on Canvas.

Venue

Southampton Arts Center
25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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Website:
http://www.southamptonartscenter.org

HALSBAND PORTRAITS

Friday Nov 17 - Sunday Dec 31

This survey of portraiture by the renowned American photographer Michael Halsband will span over four decades of the artist’s work, including the iconic photographs from the 1985 Warhol/Basquiat with Boxing Gloves series and 35mm film of The Rolling Stones live performance during their Tattoo You tour.

Holiday Classics Film Series: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles

07:00 pm, Friday Nov 24

A man must struggle to travel home for Thanksgiving with an obnoxious slob of a shower curtain ring salesman as his only companion.

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