Museums & Art Centers

BRIDGEHAMPTON MUSEUM

Corwith House, 2368 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., 631-537-1088, bridgehamptonhistoricalsociety.org

Period rooms can be visited in a former Victorian-era boarding house. There are barns and an old jailhouse to explore as well.


DAN FLAVIN ART INSTITUTE

Corwith Avenue, Bridgehampton. Thursday through Sunday, noon-6 p.m., free. 631-537-1476, diacenter.org

A permanent installation of nine works in fluorescent light by Dan Flavin. • “Keith Sonnier: Dis-Play II” through May 26. • Exhibition tour, Saturday, 4:30 p.m.

 

EAST END CLASSIC BOAT SOCIETY

301 Bluff Road, Amagansett. Wednesday and Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., free. 631-324-2490, eecbs.org

Dedicated to preserving the skills of marine craftsmanship. Boats are on display, and visitors can watch the building and restoration of small, classic wood watercraft.


EASTVILLE COMMUNITY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

139 Hampton Street, Sag Harbor. Saturday, noon-4 p.m. 631-725-4711, eastvillehistorical.org

Dedicated to the Eastville neighborhood’s African-American, Native American, and European history and culture. • A self-guided walking tour is available on the society’s website. • “Genesis and Transcendence,” work by Michael Butler, through April 21. • Sip and Paint with Mr. Butler, Saturday, 6-8 p.m. Free.


GUILD HALL

158 Main Street, East Hampton. Friday through Monday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 631-324-0806, guildhall.org

Game night, last Monday of the month, 6-7:30 p.m., hosted by Noah Salaway, $10, $8 members. Tickets include snacks from Carissa’s Breads and Cavaniola’s Gourmet and a free drink from Montauk Brewery. • Dennis Oppenheim’s “Straight Red Trees, Alternative Landscape Components” installed outside through May 24. • The annual Artists Members Show through April 6. • Concerts, tours, talks, films, and theatrical presentations are listed separately under those headings.


LEIBER COLLECTION

446 Old Stone Highway, Springs. By appointment only, free. 631-329-3288, leibercollection.org

“The Marriage of Minds Remembered,” an exhibition of Judith Leiber’s handbags and paintings by Gerson Leiber in memory of the couple, who died this year. 


LONGHOUSE RESERVE

133 Hand’s Creek Road, East Hampton. By appointment through the winter, closed Sundays, $15, 631-329-3568, longhouse.org

Sixteen acres of gardens and art with sculpture by Dale Chihuly and others. The gardens and property are open Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. with free admission.


THE MABEL AND VICTOR D’AMICO STUDIO AND ARCHIVE

128 Shore Road, Amagansett. Open by appointment year round. 631-267-3172, theartbarge.org

 The former D’Amico residence from the mid-20th century has early modernist furnishings and a collection of found objects, assemblages, jewelry, and clothing by Mabel. In addition there are photos, documents, books, and other ephemera pertaining to Victor’s work as founder of education at the Museum of Modern Art and the Art Barge. The property includes an early-20th-century Montauk fishing village cottage relocated by Alexander Brook.


MADOO CONSERVANCY

618 Sagg Main Street, Sagaponack, by appointment through the winter. 631-537-8200, madoo.org

An unusual two-acre haven of paths and plantings created by the late Robert Dash. Will open Saturday with a garden tour and the exhibition “A History of Photographs,” on view Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free.


MULFORD FARM

10 James Lane, East Hampton. 631-324-6850, easthamptonhistory.org

Decorative arts tours, Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free.


OSBORN-JACKSON HOUSE

East Hampton Historical Society, 101 Main Street, East Hampton. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., suggested donation $4, $3 over 65, and $2 students. 631-324-6850, easthamptonhistory.org

Examples of textiles, pottery, and furniture document trends in home furnishings from the period immediately following the Revolutionary War. “At Home: Furniture by the DominyFamily, 1780-1840” is on view. 


PARRISH ART MUSEUM

279 Montauk Highway, Water Mill. Wednesday through Monday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Fridays until 8 p.m., $12, $9 senior citizens, $5 members’ guests, free for members, students with ID, and children under 18. Most evening programs, $12, free for members. 631-283-2118, parrishart.org

“Every Picture Tells a Story,” a permanent collection show, through Oct. 3. • Docent-led tours on weekends and Wednesdays, 2-3 p.m., free with admission. • “The Space Between Memory and Expectation,” photographs by Renate Aller and “A Matter of Place,” photographs by Jean-Luc Mylayne, both Sunday through July 28. • Dance party with D.J. Twilo tomorrow, 7-9 p.m. $12, free for members. • Concerts, tours, talks, films, and theatrical presentations are listed separately under those headings. Reservations required.


POLLOCK-KRASNER HOUSE AND STUDY CENTER

830 Springs-Fireplace Road, Springs. 631-324-4929, stonybrook.edu/pkhouse

On Sunday, the center will be open, 1-4 p.m. with cookie decorating and Lee Krasner-inspired collage making for families. On view: “The Permanent Collection, A Thirty-Year Survey.” Free.


SOUTH FORK NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM

377 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. Daily, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., until 5 p.m. on Tuesdays, $10, $7.50 for children 3 to 12, programs $15, $10 children. 631-537-9735, sofo.org

Exhibits about the ecosystems of eastern Long Island, live specimens, marine touch tank, an interactive shark exhibition, and classes for children. A trail connects to the Long Pond Greenbelt preserve. • “Panthera Wild Cats,” a multimedia exhibit, is on view through 2019. • Nature walks and activities for children are listed separately under those headings. Closed for maintenance the first Wednesday of the month. Reservations required for all events.


SOUTHAMPTON ARTS CENTER

25 Job’s Lane, Southampton. Thursday-Sunday, noon-6 p.m. 631-283-0967, southamptoncenter.org

The former home of the Parrish Art Museum has been reinvented as an exhibit and event space with free films, installations, and activities. • “TAKEOVER! Artists in Residence,” through April 14. Artists will show their work and execute new projects in the space Thursdays through Sundays, noon-6 p.m. Artist hangouts with drinks and Ping-Pong, tonight, 6-8.


SOUTHAMPTON HISTORY MUSEUM

Rogers Mansion, 17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton. Wednesday through Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., $5, free for members. 631-283-2494, southamptonhistoricalmuseum.org

There are 12 historic buildings on the Rogers Mansion site. Other holdings include the Pelletreau Silver Shop on Main Street and the 1660 Thomas Halsey Homestead. • “100 Years of Photographs From Morris Studio: 1892-1992,” through Aug. 3 at the Rogers Mansion. • Local Bites with the Amagansett Food Institute on Saturday, workshop 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. with tasting to follow, $10. The museum will be open Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. with free admission.


SUFFOLK COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

300 West Main Street, Riverhead. Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m., $5, $3 for those 60 and older, children $1 to a maximum of $10 per family. 631-727-2881, suffolkcountyhistoricalsociety.org

Permanent exhibits representing regional furniture and crafts, whaling, early industries, transportation, and the Revolutionary and Civil Wars, as well as period paintings, armaments, and ceramics. • “The Silver Screens of Suffolk. Celebrating the History of Film: 1900s to 1960s,” through April. • “Highlights From the Permanent Collection,” ongoing. • “Oh Sweet Spring,” an exhibition with music, paintings, pottery, textiles, clothing, and sculpture.  


WATERMILL CENTER

39 Water Mill Towd Road, Water Mill. By appointment. 631-726-4628, watermillcenter.org

Robert Wilson’s collection of more than 8,000 pieces from the Stone Age to the present is housed in a former industrial building on eight acres of grounds featuring innovative landscaping and sculpture. • The center’s library is open on Tuesdays, noon-5 p.m. • In Process with Marina Rosenfeld, a visual artist with a strong sound component in her work, Saturday, 2-4 p.m.