Long Island Biennial 2010July 31, 2010 - September 26, 2010
As part of its 90th Anniversary Celebration, The Heckscher Museum of Art is presenting its inaugural Long Island Biennial. This juried exhibition features 44 paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints and photographs by professional artists living on Long Island, selected from more than 250 entries by jurors Dr. Isabelle Dervaux, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Drawings, The Morgan Library and Museum, New York, Renato Danese, Danese Gallery, New York and Richard Lippe, collector of American art, Long Island. All submitted works will be displayed on the Museum’s website, presenting a broad range of current artistic practice.
Video and film entries will be juried and shown by Cinema Arts Centre, the Museum’s collaborative partner for the Long Island Biennial.
Funding for this exhibition is provided in part by Astoria Federal Savings, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty, Farrell Fritz, P.C. and the Suffolk County Office of Cultural Affairs.