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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Upcoming Exhibitions


Ebb & Flow: Seascape and Shoreline Views
August 5 - November 12, 2017
Paintings, prints, and photographs that reveal the pull of the sea on the imagination of artists since the 17th century.

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Long Island's Best Artwork
On View At Mitchells
Mitchells2017.jpgApril 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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Walt Whitman High School Dance Performance
April 30, 2017
Enjoy an original dance performed in the galleries inspired by the Thaddeus Holownia exhibition.

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Gallery Talk with Exhibiting Artists Alex Ferrone, Melissa Fleming, and Winn Rea
April 30, 2017
Enjoy this unique opportunity to meet artists featured in the exhibition Earth Muse.

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Book Group: The Trip: Andy Warhol's Plastic Fantastic Cross-Country Adventure by Deborah Davis
May 1, 2017
Explore the blending of art history and literary text at the Museum's Book Group.

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From the Collection
Fairfield Porter
Elizabeth in a Red Chair, 1961
Oil on canvas
44-3/4 x 39-3/4 in.


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