EXHIBITIONS

EXHIBITIONS

Long Island Biennial 2020
October 15, 2020 - January 10, 2021
George Grosz's "Eclipse of the Sun" (1926)
George Grosz's "Eclipse of the Sun" (1926)

Ongoing

The Heckscher Museum Celebrates 100 Thomas-Moran-Grand-Canyon-of-the-Colorado-River
The Heckscher Museum Celebrates 100: Tracing History, Inspiring the Future

2021

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FEATURED EVENTS

The studio of artist Mark Van Wagner.

Long Island Biennial 2020
VIRTUAL OPEN STUDIOS

Enjoy an afternoon of behind-the-scenes Long Island Biennial exhibiting artist studio visits – no car needed! Virtually “Zoom” from one studio to the next as you meet and learn about artists working in a variety of media and techniques. Watch demonstrations, view works in progress, participate in Q&A, and more!

Sundays, 1 – 2:30 pm
Members Free, Non-Members $10

October 25: Roshanak Keyghobadi, Kristine Perelle, Philippe Cheng
November 1: Danielle Livoti, Thomas Germano
November 15: Mark Van Wagner, Luke Merz, Paul Farinacci
December 13: Claire Watson, Barbara Stein, Deborah Buck

Registration required and space is limited!

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Clockwise from top left: David Almeida, Seascape #002, 2020, Found balloons; Howie Pohl, Shape and Shapeless, 2020, Film photography; Thomas Germano, Bronx, NY, 2019, Oil on canvas; Lauren Ruiz, Workshop of Wonders: A History of Mistrust in Scientific Practices on Long Island, 2020, Multimedia sculpture.

Long Island Biennial 2020
VIRTUAL PANEL CONVERSATIONS with the Curator

Virtually join Heckscher Museum Curator Dr. Karli Wurzelbacher as she leads discussions with select Long Island Biennial artists! Each artist will bring their unique perspective, experience, and ideas, ensuring a thought-provoking dialogue. Conversations will center around different themes including abstraction, landscape, materials and processes and end with a Q&A session.

Thursdays, 7:30 – 8:15 pm
Members Free, Non-Members $5

October 29: David Almeida, Thomas Germano, Howie Pohl, Lauren Ruiz
November 19: Deborah Buck, Paul Farinacci, Holly Hunt, Danielle Livoti
December 3: Chris Ann Ambery, Alisa Shea, Claire Watson, Mark Van Wagner

Registration required and space is limited!

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EMERGING ARTISTS SERIES

As part of the “Heckscher at Home” initiative, this program celebrating contemporary artists has been re-envisioned as an Instagram virtual series.

The Museum is pleased to announce that Emerging Artist Roshanak Keyghobadi will be leading the next  Instagram Takeover of the Museum’s account @heckschermuseum on November 4th!

Learn more & browse the full line-up for 2020!

MUSEUM NEWS

MUSEUM NEWS

October 15, 2020
Cast Your Vote for Long Island Biennial Visitors and Virtual Choice Awards
October 7, 2020
H@H Kids Returns with Fun Fall Projects on October 24
October 3, 2020
$24,800 Donated to Challenge in Honor of Board Member Margy Hargraves’ 85th Birthday!
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