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Watchcase Salon: Intimate Conversations on Art & Design with Melinda Hackett

Hosted by dale cohen design studio and Southampton Arts Center

Pull up a chair in the living room of 33 Church Street in Sag Harbor for intimate salon-style talks by the talented East End artists and designers affiliated with the Watchcase Curated Art & Design Installation. Southampton Arts Center goes on the road to Sag Harbor to co-present this uniquely exclusive program. Presenters will include Annie Coggan, Dale Cohen, Melinda Hackett*, Sue Heatley, Victoria Manganiello, Jeff Muhs, and Almond Zigmund*. All talks will be followed by a private tour of the curated townhouse by designer Dale Cohen.

Admission is free. Space is extremely limited. Reservations Recommended.

Salon Schedule:

Friday, August 19 at 5 pm: Jeff Muhs, exhibiting artist

Saturday, August 20 at 11 am: Almond Zigmund, exhibiting artist

Friday, August 26 at 5 pm: Sue Heatley, exhibiting artist

Saturday, August 27 at 11 am: Dale Cohen, Watchcase Design Installation curator

Friday, September 2 at 5 pm: Melinda Hackett, exhibiting artist

Saturday, September 3 at 11 am: Victoria Manganiello, exhibiting artist

Saturday, September 10 at 11 am: Annie Coggan, exhibiting artist

* Works featured in Southampton Arts Center’s exhibition East End Collected2 on view at 33 Church Street.


Watchcase Factory
33 Church Street
Sag Harbor, NY 11963 United States
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eARTh – Artists as Activists

Saturday Apr 17 - Sunday Jul 11

Curated by Amy Kirwin Programmatic Partners include Peconic Land Trust, South Fork Natural History Museum, Oceana and the Peter Matthiessen Center. This timely exhibition will feature artists who use their talents to focus on environmental conservation and activism, whether through fine art, upcycling, photography, film, music, prose or other forms of artistic expression. Exhibiting artists will hold workshops throughout, poignant panel discussions will be organized with the presenting partners, plus special film screenings including the sensational Fantastic Fungi. The intention of eARTh is to create a beautiful message about the state of our precious earth in a way that all can understand and appreciate. Artists include Roisin Bateman, Kristian Brevik, Scott Bluedorn, Megan Chaskey, Erica Cirino, Rossa Cole, Janet Culbertson, Thomas Deininger, Alejandro Duran, Jim Gingerich, Mamoun Friedrich Grosvenor, John Haigney, Kara Hoblin, Michael Light, Pamela Longobardi, Christa Maiwald, Tucker Marder, Janine Martel, Steve Miller, Patricia Paladines, Aurora Robson, Cindy Pease Roe, Lauren Ruiz, Anne Seelbach, Kathryn Szoka, and Diane Tuft, plus a special project by the members of the South Fork Natural History Museum’s Young Environmentalists program. Cover Art: Kara Hoblin

East End Collected6

Saturday Jan 30 - Sunday Apr 11

Conceived and Curated by Paton Miller Presenting Sponsor: Ingrid Arneberg and Will Marin East End Collected draws attention to the large population of artists living in the region and reflects Paton Miller’s vision of the East End as an ideal environment for artists to create work. In this sixth iteration of the popular exhibition, Miller continues with the intention of never showing the same artist twice. Since its 2015 launch, the EEC series has featured over 200 individuals. Through this exhibition, Paton Miller celebrates 34 new artists and further establishes Southampton Arts Center as a home where the East End arts scene continues to thrive. EEC6 Artists include Linda K. Alpern, Mary Boochever, Deborah Buck, Dominic Cantasano, Isadora Capraro, Philippe Cheng, Joe Chierchio, Jerry Cooke, James Croak, Noel de Lesseps, Mary Delaney, John Dios, David Geiser*, Melody Guini, Candace Hill, Dennis Lawrence, Christine Matthai, Gerald Monroe, Ryan Moore, Shimon Okshteyn*, Zach Osif, Patrick Peters, Leila Pinto, William Quigley, Doug Reina, Bastienne Schmidt, Christine Sciulli, Anne Seelbach, Agathe Snow, Kevin Teare, Catherine Van Milders, Maria Vasconcelos, Linh Vivace, Charles Waller*, Claire Watson, Carol Weinberg, Suzanne Wetanson, and John Whelan. This year we pay tribute to three East End Collected alums we lost in the past year, David Geiser (EEC1), Charles Waller (EEC2), and Shimon Okshteyn (EEC4).