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Members of the Museum are invited to exclusive events throughout the year. At this time, the Museum is hosting both virtual and in-person Members Events.

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Featured Past Events

Intimate Coast: Helen Torr’s Huntington

Between 1923 and 1933, artist Helen Torr lived and painted alongside her husband Arthur Dove on the water and on the land of the north shore of Long Island. This talk with Art Historian and Lecturer Erin Kimmel considers her idiosyncratic and important output in relation to the ecological and social history of Huntington Harbor.

Curators in Conversation: Wood Gaylor and American Modernism

Heckscher Museum of Art Curator Karli Wurzelbacher and Fleming Museum of Art Curator Andrea Rosen held on this program on Zoom on February 9, 2021 for current Museum Members and Donors. The two discussed the art of Wood Gaylor, his connections to artists including Florine Stettheimer and Louis Bouché, and his life on Long Island.

Virtual Gallery Talk with Exhibiting Artist Amanda Valdez

The Heckscher Museum of Art was proud to present a Virtual Gallery Talk featuring artist Amanda Valdez and Curator Karli Wurzelbacher on September 22, 2020, exclusively for current Museum Members and Sponsors. Valdez creates brilliantly colored, patterned, and textured abstract paintings by cutting, sewing, dying, painting, and embroidering canvas and other cloth. She conjures surprising compositions through thoughtful use of different materials and modes of making.

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