Artists Alliance of East Hampton Celebrates Anniversary of Summer Tour
"This summer tour provides an exclusive opportunity to visit the studios, homes and gardens of established and emerging artists," said Tom Steele, a fine art photographer and President of the Artists Alliance of East Hampton. "Art collectors and art lovers will have the unique opportunity to meet the artists in their own studios and to purchase original works of art from the source."
A ticket provides access to all the studios on the tour at any time between 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., as well as a variety of additional benefits, including four days of admission to Guild Hall for "East End 10: Artists of the Region Invitational," The Parrish Art Museum with its "Contemporary Photography and the Garden - Deceits and Fantasies" exhibition, and the Pollock-Krasner House & Study Center (the former studio and home of Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner) which will feature an exhibition of the works of Perle Fine. Ticketholders are also invited to a special Curator's Breakfast talk with Christina Mossaides Strassfield at Guild Hall on Saturday, July 16th, from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.
A mid-tour Studio Party will be held on Friday, July 15th, 5:30 to 8:00 p.m., at Resort (located at 44 Three Mile Harbor Road in East Hampton). Enjoy local wines from Bedell Cellars, hors d'ouvres and live music while mingling with artists and fellow studio tour participants. Tickets are $15 in advance and $25 at the door.
Tour tickets are $40 if purchased on or before June 28, and $50 each after June 28. This year's tour is sponsored by Bridgehampton National Bank, Corey Creek Vineyards, Gary E. Spencer of the Corcoran Group, and Cook, Hall & Hyde, Inc. Call 631.324.2225 or visit www.aaeh.org for more information.