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Sag Harbor Whaling & Historical Museum
Phone
631-725-0770
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Location

Sag Harbor Whaling & Historical Museum, 200 Main Street, Sag Harbor

Date

Friday, September 13, 2019

Time

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Cost

free

Age

All

“725 Exhibit” Showcase of Sag Harbor Artists

The 725 Group Art Exhibition

Curated by Michael A. Butler

Opening Reception September 13, 2019 at 6pm to 8pm

Exhibit runs to October 13, 2019, 10am to 5pm

Sag Harbor has long had and still maintains a rich artistic tradition, as much a part of the fabric of the village as the air we breathe or the waters in which we swim.

Our “725” moniker refers to the original telephone exchange that all Sag Harbor households once possessed.

Of course today with any number of telephone exchanges now in use, we include all artists who live within the Sag Harbor statistical area. One may just as easily say the 11963 Sag Harbor zip code instead.

The Whaling Museum’s “725” exhibit is a revival of a popular community art exhibit long held at the Goat Alley Gallery and which was the brainchild of artist Lucia Haile and gallery owners Elinor and Robert McDade among others.  This is our second year of hosting this exhibit.

In an interesting twist, the Goat Alley Gallery was located at 200 Division Street while the Museum’s address is 200 Main Street. So in a sense the “725” show has come home.

The Sag Harbor artists of today work in all manner of media and disciplines, and portray a wide range of subject matter and diverse styles. We include our resident sculptors and photographers as well.

Our multi-faceted “725” exhibit opens with a reception on Friday, September 13th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm and will run through October 27th , thus closing our 2019 season.

The event is Free and open to the public.

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Hourly Schedule

10am - 5pm
Sag Harbor Whaling & Historical Museum
7 days a week through September, October Friday, Saturday & Sunday through October 13th