“Art in Bloom” is a 2-day event starting Saturday at the Heckscher Museum, but visual art will also blossom at other venues this week and beyond in the Huntington area.
What: Diversity in Our Lives
Where: Art League of Long Island
When: Exhibit ongoing until Sunday, June 23; reception Sunday, June 9, 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm
About: The idea of diversity is explored by different artists in different mediums.
What: Members Showcase
Where: Huntington Arts Council
When: Exhibit Friday, June 7 to Saturday, July 13; reception Friday, June 7, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
About: The many HAC artist members display their many talents.
What: Art in Bloom
Where: Heckscher Museum of Art
When: Saturday and Sunday, June 8 and 9, 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
About: Local garden clubs’ floral arrangements decorate the galleries. Each day, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm, meet club members; Sunday, 2:00 pm to 2:30 pm, watch as they battle it out in the Floral Challenge.
Cost: Free with admission
What: Huntington Village Art Walk
When: Sunday, June 9, 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
About: Huntington Art Center presents this self-guided tour. Stops include the b.j. spoke and fotofoto galleries as well as the Huntington Public Library.
What: Joan Miró: Birth of the World
Where: Northport Library
When: Tuesday, June 11, 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
About: Learn about this Spanish artist, whose work is currently featured at the Museum of Modern Art.
Herman, David. Revolt / Seyithemba [acrylic]. Photo credit: The artist. Courtesy of Art League of Long Island.