EAST HAMPTON STREET FAIR Saturday, May 12, 10am-5pm
a day of art, activities, food, and music on Newtown Lane in East Hampton

The VDIA/The Art Barge is thrilled to be participating in this upcoming annual event organized by The East Hampton Chamber of Commerce. Newtown Lane, between Main Street and Park Place, will again be closed to traffic and we will be one of 50+ booths presented by artisans and other non-profit organizations. There will be music and food and fun. Stop by and learn what’s coming up, meet some of the instructors, and make a collage.

OPENING DAY Saturday, May 19, 2–6pm
an afternoon of exhibitions, tours, and creative activities at The Art Barge and The D’Amico Studio and Archive in celebration of our founders Mabel and Victor D’Amico

Sea, Sky, and Sculpture | The D’Amico Studio and Archive
May 19-Sept 22, 2018
open-air exhibition on the grounds
curated by Anne Seelbach

Promised Land Remembered | The Barge Gallery
May 19-June 23
works on paper by Mabel D’Amico and ephemera
co-organized with Rachel Gruzen

The D’Amico Studio and Archive also features permanent and rotating exhibitions featuring early modernist furnishings and found objects; assemblages, jewelry, and clothing by Mabel D’Amico, as well as photos, documents, books, and other ephemera pertaining to Victor D’Amico’s pioneering work in arts education. The Studio and Archive is not handicap accessible.

BARGE-IN July 2–6, 1–4pm
Open house week at The Art Barge
Visit, get acquainted, take in the view, take a class, or see the exhibition

The Finder’s Eye | The Barge Gallery
June 30-July 28, 2018
curated by Teri Kennedy

Mabel and Victor D’Amico: What is Creative Education?
As part of BARGE-IN week this special, free class with instructor and D’Amico scholar Sara Torres invites you to discover what creative education is through the key concepts that drove Mabel and Victor D’Amico’s practice. Through a series of painting, collage, and drawing experiences rediscover your greatest endowment: the power to create. See class details for registration.


More information about exhibitions can be found under Exhibits.