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Friday May 25 - Monday Dec 31

Introducing 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.

Friday Nov 02 - Sunday Dec 30

LIGHT OF THE OCEAN by Francisco Alvarado-Juárez

LIGHT OF THE OCEAN features a dynamic installation of works by Francisco Alvarado-Juárez, New York-based American artist born in Honduras. Our two main galleries have been transformed into a magical marine environment with part of the floor covered with sand, seashells and other organic materials indigenous to the East End of Long Island.

06:00 pm, Thursday Nov 15

The Art of Letting Go – A Therapeutic Chalk Workshop

Join North Fork chalk artist Kara Hoblin for the second session of making your own chalk creation inspired by something you would like to let go of. Students will work off their own small chalkboards that will be erased at the end of each session, and will add to a communal chalk drawing that will be ceremoniously wiped clean at “The Big Erase”, which will take place at the end of the Thursday, December 20th session with music and refreshments.

06:00 pm, Friday Nov 16

Native American Heritage Month – Community Celebration & Screening of RUMBLE: The Indians Who Rocked the World

5-6 PM / 8-9 PM: Shinnecock Artisans Market (Cash Only)
6 PM: Welcoming Ceremony by Shane Weeks
6:15 PM: Screening of RUMBLE: The Indians Who Rocked the World
8-9 PM: Seasonal Harvest Pot Luck Dinner

10:30 am, Saturday Nov 17

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.

02:00 pm, Saturday Nov 17

Community Drum Circle with Jerome Liggon

Join us for a traditional African Djembe drum circle where attendees will learn specific rhythms and then participate in a free form jam session. Drums will be provided or you can bring your own!

02:00 pm, Friday Nov 23

Community Quilt Project

A quilt is an object of comfort that is often made with love by hand. Stop by to join us along with artist Mare Dianora as we create a quilt together to celebrate ‘community’ and how we define it. Each participant will create their own square for this community art project that will become part of the larger work.

12:30 pm, Saturday Nov 24

Sunprints Workshop with Andrea Cote

Learn the art technique used to create The Radiance Project. Cyanotype is an early photographic process that uses the sun to expose imagery, noted for its intense blue hues. We’ll use a variety of natural, found, and drawing materials to create unique prints.

2 Sessions: 12:30 PM and 2 PM

04:00 pm, Saturday Nov 24

Holiday Caroling on the Steps

Get into the holiday spirit at SAC! Join Valerie diLorenzo and friends on the front steps for some festive holiday caroling. All are welcome to join in the singing or just stop by and listen! And if you can’t be here on November 24, never fear. Caroling will be back on Saturday, December 22 at 4 PM!

06:00 pm, Saturday Nov 24

Harvest Barn Dance with Chart Guthrie & the Dance All Night Band

Burn off those Thanksgiving calories at this semi-traditional Contra Dance (aka Barn Dance). Contra is a folk dance made up of long lines of couples. It is open to all ages and skill levels – and you do not have to be part of a couple to attend.