PARRISH ART MUSEUM HOSTS

“TWO FORKS AND A CORK”

A CELEBRATION OF EAST END WINE & SPIRITS,

FOOD PURVEYORS, MUSIC, AND COMMUNITY

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SATURDAY, MAY 14, 6-8pm 

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Organized by the Parrish Business Council,

the public event offers networking, live music, and tastings

from leading wineries, distilleries, chefs, caterers, restaurants

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WATER MILL, NY, 4/29/2022 — On Friday, May 14 from 6–8 pm, the Parrish Art Museum Business Council is hosting Two Forks and a Cork—an evening of local wine and spirits tastings, hors d’oeuvres, live music, and gallery exploration in an ideal setting for socializing and networking. The event features a selection of white, rosé, and red wines from premiere East End vineyards, flavored moonshine and vodka from a local craft distillery,plus tastings from local artisanal cheese shops and bakeries, caterers, renowned chefs, and popular restaurants. Admission for Two Forks and a Cork, open to attendees 21 and older, is $55 for Parrish Members, $75 for Nonmembers.

Guests will enjoy live music throughout the event, as they sample a variety of select wines from Channing Daughters Winery, Kontokosta Winery, Macari Vineyards & Winery, Palmer Vineyards, Paumanok Vineyards, and RG | NY; plus spirits from Twin Stills Moonshine. Wine and spirit producers will be on hand to discuss their processes and products. Special hors d’oeuvres and snacks are provided by A La Mode, Cheese Shoppe, Chef Peter Ambrose, East End Food Institute, Elegant Affairs Caterers, Erica’s Rugelach & Baking Co., and Lunch Lobster Roll.

Guests at Two Forks and a Cork are invited to visit the Museum’s new exhibition, An Art of Changes: Jasper Johns Prints, 1960 – 2018. An illuminating survey of the seminal artist’s six-decade printmaking practice with more than 90 works, it follows Johns through the years as he revises and recycles key motifs—including the American flag, numerals, and the alphabet.

This event requires all attendees to show proof of full vaccination. Mask-wearing is not required but encouraged when not eating or drinking.

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Parrish Business Council

The Parrish Business Council is a volunteer committee of East End professionals serving culturally engaged business leaders and organizations by providing programs and networking opportunities for Parrish Business Members and their guests. The Council Chair is Erik Fredrickson. Current Council Members are Eugenia Au Kim, Emil K. EverettNadine Homann, Lisa Saladino, Diana Pepi Stott, and Diane Tucci. The Council provides opportunities for social and professional networking, and educational workshops throughout the year held at the Museum. The programs allow guests to explore the galleries with fellow Business Members and invited guests. Upcoming events include Leading with Trust—a talk and book signing led by council member and author Emil Everett on how to quickly identify the elements of trust most important to your success as a leader.

The Parrish Art Museum is grateful to its corporate sponsors for their support (list in formation) Chardonnay Sponsors: Chiffert Architectural Engineering & Construction Services, IMG Stone Work, Inc., NH Design Studios, Strong Insurance Agency, The 1708 House, The Express News Group. Rose Sponsors: East End Outdoor Supply, Inc., Fredrickson Consulting Group, Hampton Bays Chamber of Commerce, Shine & The Shine Studio, Stott Architecture.

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Parrish Art Museum

Inspired by the natural setting an artistic life of Long Island’s East End, the Parrish Art Museum illuminates the creative process and how art and artists transform our experiences and understanding of the world and how we live in it. The Museum fosters connections among individuals, art, and artists through care and interpretation of the collection, presentation of exhibitions, publications, educational initiatives, programs, and artists-in-residence. The Parrish is a center for cultural engagement, an inspiration and destination for the region, the nation, and the world.

www.parrishart.org

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Parrish Art Museum construction photographs © Jeff Heatley.

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AAQ / Resource

Westhampton Architectural Glass

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