Chas Addams: Family and Friends, presented by Tee and Charles Addams Foundation, is an iconic compilation of works by famed New Yorker cartoonist Charles Addams, who was an East End resident until his death in 1988. This delightful exhibition is back by popular demand after being mounted in 2013 during the Southampton Arts Center’s inaugural season.
This exhibit encompasses more than fifty original works from all aspects and genres of subject matter including The Addams Family cartoons, on which the television series and feature films were based. As well, the creations from this past summer’s Charles Addams Festival: Cartooning for Kids at The Bridgehampton Museum will appear alongside the Addams works that inspired the children’s art.
Public Opening Reception: Saturday, September 24 |5:00-7:00 pm | FREE ADMISSION
25th Anniversary Screening of THE ADDAMS FAMILY
Presented with Hamptons International Film Festival
Sunday, October 9 | 7 pm | Admission: $8
PG13 | 99 minutes
Directed by Barry Sonnenfeld and starring Angelica Huston, Raul Julia, Christopher Lloyd and Christina Ricci
Come dressed as your favorite character!
Two simultaneous exhibitions focusing on the world of printmaking will feature giants in modern and contemporary art, along with talented artists from all over the world. Both exhibitions, the brainchildren of Sag Harbor artist and master printmaker Dan Welden, combine to create a milestone event that brings printmaking to the forefront of art. Presented with Inspiration Plus and Dan Welden. Image: Roy Nicholson; Toxic Garden (Sweet Pea) 7, 2013; Solarplate
After sharing "secrets" in September, Southampton Arts Center will once again present the popular Raconteurs Storytelling Evening, this time with the theme of “Lies”. Each participant will tell a true story about a lie they told our were somehow part of. These short and sweet tales are sure to make you laugh and cry. November Raconteurs include Bill Goldstein, Carolann diPirro, Ryan Roth, Ava Locks and SAC Artistic Director Amy Kirwin Sponsored by Patricia A. Sanders.