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Working for Bill: “In the Presence of Genius”

A CONVERSATION WITH BILL CUNNINGHAM’S LONGTIME COLLABORATOR JOHN KURDEWAN & AUTHOR/DESIGNER STEVEN STOLMAN

Thursday, August 1 | 7 PM | $15 ($12 for Friends of SAC)

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Cocktail reception to follow

Sponsored, in part, by Jean Shafiroff

©Patrick McMullan

For nearly two decades, John Kurdewan worked side by side at The New York Times with the late iconic photojournalist Bill Cunningham. Both John and author and designer Steven Stolman will share their vivid memories of Bill, along with extraordinary images that will surely resonate with many.

 

Venue

Southampton Arts Center
25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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PAINT YOUR WORLD - a 40-Year Retrospective of the Work of Michael Paraskevas

Saturday Sep 21 - Sunday 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.

Stories and Sketches with Michael Paraskevas

03:00 pm, Sunday Oct 20

Join illustrator, children’s book author and PAINT YOUR WORLD artist Mickey Paraskevas as he reads from some of his most popular children's books followed by a live sketching demonstration. Paraskevas has illustrated and written 24 children’s books over the years with his mother, Betty. The two went on to create and write the animated television series Maggie and the Ferocious Beast for Nickelodeon. Two of their other books were also made into animated series: Marvin the Tap Dancing Horse for PBS and Kids from Room 402 for Fox Family.