Exhibitions


Mort Künstler: The New Nation
December 10, 2016 - April 2, 2017
The artist’s most recent works, tracing the history of the birth of America and the establishment of our democracy.

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Long Island's Best: Young Artists at The Heckscher Museum 2017
March 11 - April 9, 2017
Enjoy extraordinary works of art created by high school students from across Long Island.

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Synapses: Threads for Thought
May 21, 2016 - April 9, 2017
A meandering view of the Museum’s Permanent Collection presented as a thread of diverse connections.

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Upcoming Exhibitions


Thaddeus Holownia: Walden Revisited
April 15 - July 30, 2017
A full-gallery installation that evokes a portrait of the site of Henry David Thoreau’s 19th century-experiment in simple living at Walden Pond.

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Earth Muse: Art and the Environment
April 15 - July 30, 2017
Select artists whose work focuses on nature’s beauty and diversity, the earth’s eternal rhythms, and the physical record of geological and human history on the planet.

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The Art of Narrative: Timeless Tales and Visual Vignettes
April 15, 2017 - April 15, 2018
An exploration of storytelling in art from the 16th through 20th centuries, with subjects drawn from history, mythology, and literature, as well as everyday life.

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Long Island's Best Artwork
On View At Mitchells
April 12 - May 9, 2017
Select student artwork from Long Island's Best will be on view at Mitchells, 270 Main Street, Huntington.

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Events
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OPEN HOUSE: High Tea and Meet & Greet
May 1, 2017, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Are you a lifelong learner? Do you love art or history? 
Become a Docent at The Heckscher!

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Special Event: Unveiling of New Mort Künstler Painting
April 1, 2017
Long Island Artist Mort Künstler will unveil his latest work, a historically accurate painting of Civil War soldiers playing baseball on the White House Lawn.

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Book Group: Modigliani: A Life by Meryle Secrest
April 3, 2017
Explore the blending of art history and literary text at the Museum's Book Group.

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First Friday Series: Claudia Jacobs, Alternative Folk
April 7, 2017
Enjoy free extended evening hours, a tea tasting at 5:30 pm, and a performance at 7:00 pm.

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From the Collection
David Burliuk
Fall Flowers in a Watering Can, 1949
Oil on canvas
24 x 18 in.


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