July 9 - 13, 2015

Art Southampton 2015 Event Schedule


VIP PREVIEW

Thursday, July 9 | First View | 6 - 7:30pm

Art Southampton Platinum VIP Preview
Access for Art Southampton Platinum VIP Cardholders & Press

Art Southampton, Christie’s International Real Estate, GRAFF Diamonds, Ruinart Champagne, and participating galleries invite Platinum VIP cardholders and accredited members of the press to experience an exclusive first view of the highly anticipated Art Southampton fair with a cocktail reception benefiting the Parrish Art Museum and the Southampton Hospital. Complimentary cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Thursday, July 9 | VIP Preview |  7:30pm - 10pm

Art Southampton VIP Preview
Access for all Art Southampton VIP Cardholders & Press

Art Southampton, Christie’s International Real Estate, GRAFF Diamonds, Ruinart Champagne, and participating galleries invite all VIP cardholders and accredited members of the press to experience an exclusive preview from 7:30-10pm.

The VIP Preview evening is the first opportunity to acquire the finest investment quality pieces of modern and contemporary art and design from the 20th and 21st centuries prior to the fair’s opening to the public the following day.


1AN ART SYMPOSIUM  

July 10-12  |  Starting at 2pm daily in the Café

One Art Nation and Art Southampton present the can't-miss educational event of the season! The 1AN Symposium brings together leading art industry experts to speak on a range of topics, providing attendees with the skills required to improve their reputation as serious art collectors, maximize the efficiency of their overall asset portfolio and cultivate their taste for the finer things in life.

Whether you are a first time buyer, an established collector, are in the industry, or simply have a passion for art, our program is both diverse and engaging. The 1AN Symposium is free for visitors of Art Southampton.


1AN ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: ART WORK THAT MAKES YOU THINK

Friday, July 10 | 2:00 – 2:30pm | Café

Speaker: Joan McLoughlin
Hal Buckner, Doug Thielscher and John Grande will be showcased, drawing on their works, which are unique, while conveying an emotional punch.
Host:The McLoughlin Gallery

1ANYOUR OWN PRIVATE ART ADVISOR

Friday, July 10 | 3:00 – 3:30pm | Café

Speaker: Joe Houston
In light of the exponential expansion in the market place for contemporary art, personalized guidance from a qualified advisor can be an invaluable asset. You’ll gain an overview of the ethics and responsibilities of the profession and learn about the various ways a qualified advisor can assist you in your collecting endeavors.
Host: Association of Professional Art Advisors (APAA)


1ANART AS AN ASSET

Friday, July 10 | 4:00 – 4:30pm | Café

This segment will discuss the art of buying, selling, owning and transferring artwork. Experts will address issues that every collector (and his or her advisors) should be aware of.
Host: J.P. Morgan


NEW YORK ACADEMY OF ART COCKTAIL RECEPTION

Friday, July 10 | 5pm  | New York Academy of Art Booth AS10

Academy President David Kratz along with April Gornik invite collectors and patrons to meet with featured Academy artists for cocktails and conversation while enjoying an exhibition of their work. April will also sign copies of her book "April Gornik Drawings".

LUXECANVAS: THE INTERPLAY OF ART, INTERIOR DESIGN AND HOME

Friday, July 10 | 5pm | VIP Lounge |  By Invitation Only 

Art curation and the design of interiors have more relevance today than ever before as homes are created as full expressions of how we live. 

Join Luxe Interiors + Design Editor in Chief Pamela Jaccarino and top interior designers Anthony Baratta, Jennifer Post and Scott Sanders for a conversation about the collaborative efforts between contemporary art, interior design and home.


1ANHAND-CRAFTED SCULPTURE AMIDST THE CONCEPTUAL ART REVOLUTION

Saturday, July 11 | 2:00 – 2:30pm | Café

Speakers: Rhonda Long-Sharp & Gino Miles
This session features a conversation with internationally known contemporary artist, Gino Miles. Rhonda Long-Sharp will examine the craftsmanship and complexity of his remarkable works, which are prominently featured in many permanent and private collections across the globe.
Host:Long-Sharp Gallery  

1ANSIX EVENTS THAT TRANSFORMED THE ART MARKET 

Saturday, July 11 | 3:00 – 3:30pm | Café

Speaker: Evan Beard  
In recent decades, the global art market has transformed from a niche lifestyle interest to a $60 billion dollar global industry.  Evan will detail the six seminal events of the past half-century most responsible for this financial, social, and cultural transformation.
Host: Deloitte

1ANTHE ART OF COLLECTING ART 

Saturday, July 11 | 4:00 – 4:45pm | Café

Speakers: Karen Boyer and experts
Building an art collection can be confusing and intimidating. It’s easy to fall in love with numerous pieces across a variety of eras, mediums, subjects and price points. Our experts will share strategies for emerging and experienced buyers.

THE PARRISH ART MUSEUM MIDSUMMER PARTY

Saturday, July 11 | 6:30pm

This annual event brings together almost 1,000 artists, philanthropists, business leaders, and world guests in support of the Parrish Art Museum. Requires ticket purchase.  For more information or to purchase tickets, please call 631-283-2118 x 150, or e-mail benefitevents@parrishart.org.

1ANARTIST SPOTLIGHT: JULES FEIFFER - IN CONVERSATION WITH JOHN TORREANO

Sunday, July 12 | 2:00 – 2:30pm  | Café

Speaker: Jules Feiffer & John Torreano
Artist John Torreano will speak with Jules Feiffer about his career as a cartoonist, playwright, author, and most recent books “Out of Line, The Art of Jules Feiffer” and “Kill My Mother”, which was recently exhibited at the Parrish Art Museum.
Host: Jean Albano Gallery

BOOK SIGNING: JEAN ALBANO GALLERY BOOTH AS57

Sunday, July 12 | 3pm - 5pm

Jules Feiffer will sign copies of "Out of Line, The Art of Jules Feiffer", by Martha Fay with an introduction by Mike Nichols.  Published by Abrams, New York.  It is a beautiful "coffee table book" showcasing 40 years of wonderful cartoons for the Village Voice, the art from his many children's books ( i.e.The Phantom Tollbooth) and excerpts from his movies ( Carnal Knowledge) and his plays ( Little Murders).  It also features drawings from his recent graphic novel " Kill My Mother") Original Village Voice cartoons and dancer drawings will be featured.


1ANTHE HISTORY AND MYSTERY OF PRICES IN THE ART WORLD

Sunday, July 12 | 3:00 – 3:30pm  | Café

Speaker: Susannah Wilson
As record-breaking auction prices grow less and less surprising, investors, collectors, and the media alike continue to fuel growth for the foreseeable future. Using price information from the mid 80’s through today, we will delve into the quantifiable aspects of the art world and discuss the more enigmatic forces at play.
Host: artnet

1ANAVOIDING LEGAL PITFALLS IN ART TRANSACTIONS

Sunday, July 12 | 4:00 – 4:45pm  | Café

Speaker: Amelia Brankov
Often collectors only discover legal issues with their artwork years after they purchase it, making it difficult, if not impossible, to remedy the situation.  This presentation discusses legal problems that can arise with the purchase of art, the due diligence that collectors should perform before buying artwork, and ways to structure art transactions to reduce risk.
Host: Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz

COMPLIMENTARY FAIR TOUR

Monday, July 13  |  1pm & 3pm

Enjoy a complimentary tour of the fair with an independent curator or art advisor.



Christie’s International Real Estate is the official luxury real estate sponsor of Art Southampton. Together with their international affiliates, Christies's International Real Estate will host an elegant booth at the main entrance to the fair showcasing luxury residential property offerings from around the world.



The New York Academy of Art, the country’s preeminent school of figurative and representational painting, drawing and sculpture, is thrilled to present an exhibition of work curated by the renowned artist April Gornik. As a visiting critic, lecturer and role model to Academy students and alumni, April represents all that the Academy aspires to – brilliant craftsmanship in the service of progressive representation.

Featured Artists: James Adelman (MFA 2014), Tamalin Baumgarten (MFA 2015), Nicholas Borelli (MFA 2012), Dina Brodsky (MFA 2006), Garrett Cook (MFA 2014), Joshua Henderson (MFA 2015), Alexis Hilliard (MFA 2014), William C. Logan (MFA 2014), Elisabeth McBrien (MFA 2014), Gary Murphy (MFA 2012), Nicolas V. Sanchez (MFA 2013, Fellow 2014), Buket Savci (MFA 2012), Sarah Schlesinger (MFA 2015, Fellow 2016), Stephen Shaheen (MFA 2005), Chie Shimizu (MFA 2001), Krista Smith (MFA 2014), Moses Tuki (MFA 2015)



LUXE Interiors + Design
joins Art Southampton as the fair’s Design & Media Sponsor, bringing together the Design community with the creation of LUXECANVAS Design Ambassador Program, spearheaded by LUXE Editor In Chief, Pam Jaccarino.