Museum Reopens August 1, 2020!

Long Island’s Best, Amanda Valdez: Piecework, and Balancing Act: Three Sculptures by William King on View! The Heckscher Museum of Art will reopen on August 1, 2020! To ensure all visitors’ safety,…

Long Island Biennial Call for Entries!

  The Heckscher Museum of Art is now accepting entries for the 2020 Long Island Biennial, a juried exhibition featuring works by visual artists from Suffolk and Nassau Counties. The…

Long Island’s Best 2020 Awards Announced!

Long Island’s Best: Young Artists at The Heckscher Museum, the most prestigious juried competition for Long Island high school students, has announced top prize winners for 2020. All of the…

Locally Sourced: Collecting Long Island Artists

On View November 23, 2019 to March 15, 2020, Locally Sourced: Collecting Long Island Artists tells the compelling story of art on Long Island through The Heckscher Museum’s Permanent Collection.   Long…

Call to Artists: Emerging Artists Series 2020

Long Island artists are invited to apply to the 2020 Emerging Artists Series at The Heckscher Museum of Art.  The series gives established and up and coming artists the opportunity…

DRAW OUT! Free Community Arts Festival 2019

Get ready to DRAW OUT! The Heckscher Museum of Art invites all ages to the Museum and outside in beautiful Heckscher Park during this lively, free community event. Now in…