Like many artists, Andrea M. Gordon is deeply involved in community service. Recently, in fact, she’s been busily collecting raffle prizes for THREE organizations! At the same time!!!Continue reading
Huntington Arts Council – Chapin Awards 2023
This looks amazing! Please join the Huntington Arts Council (HAC) at the Engeman Theater in Northport for their Chapin Awards 2023: A Tribute to the ArtsContinue reading
Huntington Art Walk!
We are delighted to hear that, even though they’ve been very busy moving their entire shop a few doors down, The Huntington Art Center still managed to assemble a great Art Walk for this spring!
Come experience the rich culture of Huntington Village on this free self-guided tour.
Check out the new exhibits at the museums and galleries. Enjoy tasty treats. Many of the exhibiting artists will be on hand, as will musicians playing along the way.
When: Sunday, May 21, 12-5pm
Here’s a pdf of the flyer and map: ArtWalkSpring23_FlyerX (1)
More information is available at The Huntington Art Center Website including details regarding the various venues and what you’ll find that Sunday.
There will be an info table under the marquee at the Paramount Theater on the day of the event.
Prelude to The Next Chapter: Popup at the HAC!
It was a pleasure to finally meet, Mallory Braun, champion of an endeavor to make sure Huntington doesn’t go too long without an iconic bookstore.Continue reading
Huntington Arts Council: Conversations in the Arts, More!
Have you seen the Huntington Arts Council’s “Conversations in the Arts”? They are fantastic. I’m excited the Firefly was part of one, but even more inspired by my fellow panelists!Continue reading
Speaking of Appreciation for Art and Great Teachers…
Part of that article with Roger Tilles talks about the power of dedicated teachers. This reminded us of a discussion we had with two incredible local artists, Diego Garcia and Dudley Salmon, who are among those featured in the Huntington Arts Council ” DEC the Walls Exhibition”
Check it out. It’s amazing.
We met Dudley through the local endeavor to advance the legacy of John & Alice Coltrane, and then he and Diego together when he was performing at another volunteer’s gallery opening. It was a deep and meaningful conversation. We will be following up!
One interesting note: While the musician is deeply grateful for his art teachers, the inspiration Dudley really wanted to talk about was his biology teacher…