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Friday May 25 - Tuesday Dec 31

Southampton Arts Center’s Friends Circle

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.

06:00 pm, Friday Feb 01

Screening of DEEPLY ROOTED with Slow Food East End

“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

Saturday Feb 09 - Sunday Mar 24

TAKEOVER! Artists in Residence – Curated by Amy Kirwin

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.

Thursday Feb 14 - Thursday Mar 21

TAKEOVER “Hangouts”

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!

06:00 pm, Friday Feb 15

African American Heritage Month Screening of THE HATE YOU GIVE

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.

01:00 pm, Saturday Feb 16

Small Objects with Sculpey Workshop for All Ages with Ruby Jackson

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!

07:00 pm, Saturday Feb 16

Saturday Night Stomp: Dance Party with DJ Mister Lama

Make it a post-Valentine’s Day date night or fly solo. Just bring your dancing shoes for another great night of music with our resident DJ Mister Lama.

Drinks and light bites will be available for purchase through The Golden Pear Café.

12:30 pm, Sunday Feb 17

TAKEOVER! Gallery Tour

Join us for an intimate tour of TAKEOVER where the artists in residence will discuss their works both completed and in process.


03:00 pm, Sunday Feb 17

Weaving for Adults with Laurie Lambrecht

Join TAKEOVER! artist Laurie Lambrecht for a very special weaving workshop. Attendees will learn the basics of weaving on a small frame. Adults only.

10:30 am, Saturday Feb 23

Immersive Sound Meditation in the Galleries

Come experience and enjoy a soothing, deeply relaxing, immersive Sound Meditation with Daniel Lauter, using hand selected exquisite crystal bowls and gongs, Tibetan and Himalayan bells, rain sticks, and more.