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Wednesday Aug 22 - Sunday Aug 26

FESTIVAL DELLA SCULTURA: International Artists Sculpting Live on the West Lawn

International Artists-in-Residence will be sculpting live on the West Lawn for all to enjoy, so stop by and watch these masters at work.

Part of Artida Cultural Center’s FESTIVAL DELLA SCULTURA at Southampton Arts Center from 8/9-8/26.

Friday Nov 02 - Monday Dec 31

LIGHT OF THE OCEAN by Francisco Alvarado-Juárez

Don’t miss your last chance to see this dynamic and immersive installation of works by Francisco Alvarado-Juárez, New York-based American artist born in Honduras. Our galleries have been transformed into a magical marine environment with sand, seashells and other organic materials covering the floors, over 4,000 hand-painted and cut paper bags on the walls, 30 large-scale paintings, projections of the ocean, and the sounds and smells of the sea.

Saturday Feb 09 - Sunday Apr 14

TAKEOVER! Artists in Residence and HANDOFF: Weaving in Space

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 Apr 11

TAKEOVER “Hangouts”

Every Thursday from 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!

04:00 pm, Sunday Mar 24

HANDOFF Completion Celebration

Join us along with the artists from HANDOFF: Weaving in Space as we celebrate the completion of this dynamic collaborative exercise. Refreshments will be served.

The completed installation will remain on view through Sunday, April 14.

Saturday Apr 20 - Sunday Jun 09

EAST END COLLECTED5 and EEC Jr.

Curated by Paton Miller, the now fifth year of this popular exhibition continues to celebrate 31 new artists including six teenagers and marks Southampton Arts Center as a home where the East End arts scene can continue to thrive.

This exhibition has been made possible thanks, in part, to the generosity of Douglas Elliman Real Estate. Public funding provided by Suffolk County.

06:00 pm, Thursday Apr 25

EEC5 “Hangout”

Meet the artists of East End Collected5 and EEC Jr. as well as Curator Paton Miller at our popular Thursday night social club, “Hangout.”

Come view the new exhibition, socialize with the artists and members of the community, have a glass of wine, listen to music, play ping-pong and just hang out!

06:00 pm, Thursday May 30

EEC5 “Hangout”

Meet the artists of East End Collected5 and EEC Jr. as well as Curator Paton Miller at our popular Thursday night social club, “Hangout.”

Come view the new exhibition, socialize with the artists and members of the community, have a glass of wine, listen to music, play ping-pong and just hang out!

Thursday Jun 27 - Sunday Sep 08

National Geographic Photo Ark by Joel Sartore

The International Center of Photography and Southampton Arts Center are thrilled to co-present the National Geographic Photo Ark exhibition this summer, featuring the compelling and visually stunning work of National Geographic photographer and Fellow Joel Sartore. The exhibition will highlight Sartore’s images from his work in more than 250 zoos, aquariums and animal rescue centers around the world.

This exhibition is made possible by the Harbers Family Foundation and Renee Harbers and Chris Liddell and is organized and traveled by the National Geographic Society.

Galleries will be open on Labor Day from 11 AM to 6 PM.

Saturday Sep 21 - Sunday Nov 10

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

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.