ART

PAINT YOUR WORLD – a 40-Year Retrospective of the Work of Michael Paraskevas

Sat, Sep 21 - Sun, Nov 10

Sponsored by Dan’s Papers

Michael Paraskevas has illustrated and written 24 children’s books over the years with his mother, Betty. The two created and wrote the animated television series Maggie and the Ferocious Beast for Nickelodeon that went on to win a Gemini Award for Best Animated Series. Two more of the team’s books were also made into animated series: Marvin the Tap-Dancing Horse for PBS and Kids from Room 402 for Fox Family. In addition, Mickey has worked for most major magazines including Sports Illustrated, Time, Town & Country, New York Magazine and Rolling Stone, to name but a few. Dan’s Papers has proudly used over 100 paintings of Michael’s covers over the past 30 years along with thousands of cartoons and comics.

Hamptons International Film Festival, SAC Screenings – Monday, 10/14

Oct 14 12:00pm

Hamptons International Film Festival is an intimate showcase of some of the year’s best offerings in contemporary cinema from around the world. Now in its 27th season, HIFF’s annual Film Festival hosts four distinct competitions, focused specifically on early-career filmmakers, bolstering their work at an important juncture.

Monday screenings at SAC include CONSCIENCE POINT at 12 PM, THE HOTTEST AUGUST at 2 PM, and THREE SUMMERS “TRÊS VERÕES” at 4:30 PM.

Southampton Arts Center is proud to be an official venue for HIFF 27!

Paint Your World Illustrated Talk with Michael Paraskevas

Oct 17 6:00pm

Join artist/illustrator/author Michael Paraskevas for an entertaining and informative talk about his work and process, presented in conjunction with his 40-year retrospective, Paint Your World.

Paint Your World has been generously sponsored by Dan’s Papers.

Immersive Sound Meditation in the Galleries

Oct 19 10:30am

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.

Wellness @SAC has been made possible thanks to the generosity of the Michael and Annie Falk Foundation.

Matinee Performance of Love, Loss & What I Wore

Oct 19 2:00pm

Love, Loss and What I Wore is a play of monologues and ensemble pieces about women, clothes and memory covering all the important subjects—mothers, prom dresses, mothers, buying bras, mothers, hating purses and why we only wear black. Based on the bestselling book by Ilene Beckerman.

This special reading features a cast of 13 and is directed by Valerie diLorenzo. It is presented with The Coalition for Women’s Cancers at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital in observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month & National Mammography Day.

Evening Performance of Love, Loss & What I Wore

Oct 19 8:00pm

Love, Loss and What I Wore is a play of monologues and ensemble pieces about women, clothes and memory covering all the important subjects—mothers, prom dresses, mothers, buying bras, mothers, hating purses and why we only wear black. Based on the bestselling book by Ilene Beckerman.

This special reading features a cast of 13 and is directed by Valerie diLorenzo. It is presented with The Coalition for Women’s Cancers at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital in observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month & National Mammography Day.