On view Saturday, April 23 – Saturday, June 4
Opening Reception: Saturday, April 23 / 4-6pm
78th Annual Artist Members Exhibition
The Guild Hall Artist Members Exhibition is the oldest non-juried museum exhibition on Long Island and one of the few non-juried exhibitions still offered. The top honor is a solo show in the Museum’s Spiga Gallery. Prizes will also be awarded in the following categories: Best Abstract, Best Mixed Media, Best Representational, Best Work on Paper, Best Photograph, Best Sculpture, $250 Catherine and Theo Hios Landscape Award, Best New Member, which goes to an artist who is new to the exhibition or has not entered in the past five years, and numerous Honorable Mentions.
Awards Juror JiaJia Fei was recently appointed Director of Digital at the Jewish Museum in New York, where she assumes the newly created position in January 2016, overseeing digital strategy for the museum’s curatorial and education programming on the website, blog, apps, e-mail, and social media. For the past five years, JiaJia served as Associate Director, Digital Marketing at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York, bringing art to a broader public online through award-winning digital initiatives. JiaJia received her BA in History of Art from Bryn Mawr College, and has lectured widely on social media and digital marketing at museum conferences and universities worldwide, including Museums & the Web, CultureGeek, College Art Association, Sotheby’s Art Institute, New York University, University of Oregon, Fundación Proa, TEDx Martha’s Vineyard, and MIT Media Lab.
FREE Admission generously funded by Suffolk County National Bank and Donald and Barbara Zucker.
Museum Hours: Fri & Sat 11am-5pm; Sun noon-5pm; Mon 11am-5pm
Media Sponsor: Hamptons Art Hub
All Museum programming is made possible in part though the generosity of Crozier Fine Arts, The Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust, the Helen Hoie Fund, The Lorenzo and Mary Woodhouse Trust, Melville Straus Family Endowment Fund, and with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts and Suffolk County.