Smithtown Township Arts Council is pleased to present Capturing the Spirit of Long Island at Mills Pond Gallery Saturday, August 11 through Sunday, September 9. The public is invited to an opening reception Saturday, August 11 at 2 pm to meet the exhibiting artists and view the work. Information or directions millspondgallery.org. 631-862-6575. Mills Pond Gallery hours are: Wednesdays through Fridays 10 am – 4 pm and Saturdays and Sundays 12 pm – 4 pm. Admission to the Gallery is free. The gallery is located at 660 Route 25A, St. James, NY 11780. All parking in rear lot off Mills Pond Rd. (directly across from 199 Mills Pond Rd.)
We invited artists to share their artistic vision of any of our island’s four seasons...art depicting the characteristics of Long Island landscape, weather, wildlife or activities associated with winter, spring, summer or fall. 32 artists have been accepted to exhibit, showing 49 works in a variety of media including watercolor, gouache, oil acrylic, pastel and colored pencil.
Exhibiting artists: Ross Barbera (Ronkonkoma), Melanie Berardicelli (West Islip), Renee Blank (Holbrook), Renee Caine (Holtsville), Linda Ann Catucci (St. James), Donna Corvi (Flushing), Julie Doczi (Port Jefferson Station), Liz Fusco (Kings Park), Maureen Ginipro (Smithtown), David Jaycox Jr. (Northport), Anne Katz (Stony Brook), Kathee Shaff Kelson (Stony Brook), Jim Kelson (Stony Brook), Lynn Kinsella (Brookhaven), Mary Lor (New York), Joan Rockwell (Stony Brook), Robert Roehrig (East Setauket), Lori Scarlatos (Saint James), Gisela Skoglund (Kings Park), Irene Tetrault (Westbury), Adriann Valiquette (Ridge), Mary Ann Vetter (St. James), Nancy Weeks (East Setauket), Patty Yantz (Setauket)