Peconic Crossing Gallery
Presented by East End Arts
Featuring the Work of
Monday, November 19, 2018
East End Arts is pleased to announce our newest satellite gallery, PECONIC CROSSING, located at 11 West Main Street, Riverhead. Our Grand Opening will coincide with the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of the Peconic Crossing apartments, another addition to Conifer Realty, LLC, a nationally ranked, full-service real estate company specializing in the development, construction, management and ownership of high-quality, affordable housing communities. The official ribbon cutting ceremony will begin at 11 AM, Monday, November 19, 2018 in the Peconic Crossing Gallery, 11 West Main Street, Riverhead.
Scheduled to attend this special event are Joan Hoover, Executive Vice President, Conifer Realty, LLC; Gwen O’Shea, President & CEO, CDCLI; Shawn Hirst, Executive Director, East End Arts; Betsy Mallow, Executive Deputy Commissioner & COO NYS HCR; Steve Bellone, Suffolk County Executive, and Laura Jens-Smith, Town Supervisor, Town of Riverhead.
East End Arts’s PECONIC CROSSING GALLERY’s introductory exhibit will feature the work of long time established painter, Gina Gilmour, who will also be present at the opening. Gina’s paintings reveal a deep sense of personal engagement and sincerity of heart. She has the ability to convey a tender moment in time with precise accuracy and tenderness. Her art has been exhibited in numerous exhibitions across the country, and is in collections nationwide. “Since early childhood, art making has been for me a means of processing my experience; a way to celebrate and to mourn, to rail against the intolerable, and to navigate the mysterious.”
The Zoo Keeper by Gina Gilmour
The gallery will be open by appointment only. For more information email: publicrelations@eastendarts.
org, call 631-727-0900, or visit www.eastendarts.org
East End Arts, established in 1972, is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit arts organization, and operates a School of the Arts, an Art Gallery, and presents a variety of events and programs to promote the arts year-round. Proceeds from all events, sales, classes, donations, and memberships benefit the mission and commitment to building and enriching our community through the arts by way of education, support, advocacy, and inspiration.