Arts on Terry
Poster for the event

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Arts on Terry

Story By: STAFF WRITER
6/20/2019


WHEN| June 23 from 1-6 p.m.

WHERE| Terry Street, Patchogue

 

Arts on Terry is a contemporary art fair for all ages highlighting 200-plus artists from a variety of Long Island arts organizations, each exhibiting a curated selection of works representing its respective community in more than 15 different pop-up galleries, 25 individual artist booths and 15 street artists. AOT will also include a full day of art exhibits, demonstrations, live painters, family-friendly activities, live music, poetry and performances, all on Terry Street, Patchogue’s official arts district. This year will feature more organizations, collectives, artists and participants than ever before. The arts are taking over Terry Street for the only festival of its kind on Long Island. Guests are invited to check in at the AOT info booth to pick up a map to the festival. The info booth will be located at the beginning of the festival on the west end of Terry Street. Under the main tent, 15 pop-up galleries, curated by invited Cultural Partners, feature organizations and collectives from across Long Island, each presenting works representing their members and community.

 Cultural partners, exhibiting organizations and collectives

Artist Action Group | Huntington Arts Council | Islip Arts Council | North Shore Art Guild | PAC Sketch Group and Photographer’s Group | POP! Draw | Projecting Arts | South Bay Art Association | Teatro Yerbabruja | The Long Island Gay and Lesbian Film - Mosaic Exhibit curated by Anu Annam | Westbury Arts | Women Sharing Arts | Long Island Educators curated by Constance Sloggatt Wolf | A special curated exhibition of PAC-MoCA L.I. members curated by John Cino and Beth Giacummo

 Individual artist booths

Amulet Arts | Jennifer Avallone | Tom Benincase | Theresa Christensen | Shannon Clyne | Trish Minogue Collins | Sage Cotignola | Albert Delamour | Jayne Dion | Audra Donroe | Dan Fusco | Alexandra Hallock | Samantha Hernandez | Adam Inzalaco | Kathryn Ko | Christophe Lima | Michael Lombardi | Michael Mastermaker | Claudia Mirzaali | Lucie Mullen | Lynn Pisciotta | Lorraine Rimmelin | Ed Robinson | Michael Sauer | Muñeca Arthouse | Nicole Scoca | Ben Stolz | Paul Warren | Vera Worthington | Live painting and DJ/Music by Diego Garcia & Friends

 Demo artists

Aw Snap Photo Booth | Gather Studio | Gabriella Grama | Long Island Glass 

Gina Mars | Benny Migs Photo | Rooted Moon | Spirit Iron Works 

 Street artists creating live on large-scale panels

Amanda Reilly | Caitlyn Shea | Colp One | Dan Kudreyko | Elizabeth Colantuoni | Jeanette Wagner | John Hollingworth | Madiha Saeed | Mali Mowcka | Michael Krasowitz | Michel Velt | Murjani Holmes | Pam Varacek | Patty Eljaiek | Sam Neukirch | Stelios Stylianou | Takashio Hisayasu 

 Close-up on Patchogue Patchogue Sketch Club: A collaborative temporary installation inspired by Chuck Close

 Pop-up installation and performance at PAC’s Museum of Contemporary Art Long Island (MoCA L.I.)

“The Sum of Wishful Thinking” by Heather Layton June 21 and 23 Performances: June 21 from 7-9 p.m. and June 23 from noon-6 p.m.

 Sculpture garden artists

Danielle Draik | Laurence Lee | Patrick Leon | Michael Vivona

 Thematic 40-foot-plus mural on the south side of the Patchogue-Medford Library by artist Katherine Kaiser

 Sponsor organizations

Greater Patchogue Chamber of Commerce | Patchogue Young Professionals | Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts | Plaza Cinema & Media Arts Center | Blick Art Supply | Subtle Tea | Mademoiselle Patisserie

 Children’s section The Children’s section will include lots of hands-on arts activities and entertainment fun for the whole family, including children’s entertainment, authors, illustrators, crafts, seed-bomb making, fish printing, and a marine life touch tank. Booths in this section include: BOCES Art in Education | Cornell Cooperative | Gateway Playhouse | Patchogue-Medford Library | PEP Protecting the Environment in Patchogue Committee | Think Big

 Spotlight Stage lineup This year’s Arts on Terry Spotlight Stage will feature a special performance from Dancing Classrooms and a series of music performances curated by Blue Owl Arts. The “Conversation” | Bryan Gallo | DUDLEY | Kate Van Dorn | A Band In Ship | SMG 

 Poetry tent: Words of wonder: Patchogue celebrates poetry This year’s Arts on Terry poetry tent was organized in collaboration with PAC’s Literary Committee and poets from all across Long Island.