12/07/18 10:00am

JUNE SHATKEN PHOTO
A recent painting Ms. Shatken created by pouring watercolors.

Two Island artists, June Shatken and Katherine Hammond, will open their studios to the public on Saturday, December 15, from 1 to 4 p.m. They invite art lovers to visit their studios where their art will be on exhibit and for sale. 

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02/04/18 11:00am
COURTESY PHOTO | Two pieces by Katherine Hammond that are in a solo exhibition at Quogue Library during the month of February, 2018.

COURTESY PHOTO | Two pieces by Katherine Hammond that are included in a solo exhibition at Quogue Library during the month of February, 2018.

The mixed media artwork of Shelter Island artist Katherine Hammond will be on view at the Quogue Library throughout the month of February. The title of the show is “Embracing Joy,” and each one of Ms. Hammond’s colorful and lively works on paper is an expression of the artist’s response to the questions: “What can we discover about ourselves if we approach the canvas without any preconceived ideas?” and “What if we do not reference anything from the past or future, but rather stay in the moment to focus inward and ignore internal dialogue?” Ms. Hammond finds the answers by letting the paint flow.  (more…)

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10/05/17 1:44pm
COURTESY PHOTO Katherine Hammond’s ‘Ying and Yang.’

COURTESY PHOTO
Katherine Hammond’s ‘Ying and Yang.’

Shelter Island artist Katherine Hammond will be among 10 artists featured in “Mostly Abstract V,” an art exhibition running over Columbus Day weekend at Ashawagh Hall in Springs, East Hampton. (more…)

08/18/16 2:00pm
COURTESY ART Perlman Music This weekend the Perlman Music Program has its first of the season’s alumni recitals

COURTESY ART  This weekend the Perlman Music Program has its first of the season’s alumni recitals

PERLMAN MUSIC PROGRAM
Violinist Eric Silberger brings his award-winning talent to the Perlman Music Program this weekend in the first of the season’s alumni recitals. Mr. Silberger has performed as a soloist, recitalist and chamber musician throughout the United States and around the world.

A PMP student over a decade ago, Mr. Silberger is scheduled to perform a mix of classical selections at the Clark Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, August 19.

Tickets are $25, free for those under age 18. Virtuoso Society members may email PMP for priority seating at [email protected] For details, see perlmanmusicprogram.org. (more…)

10/28/13 7:49am

COURTESY PHOTO | Katherine Hammond’s “Blue Embrace” can be seen Saturday November 2 at a benefit for Peconic Public Broadcasting.

Katherine Hammond’s Blue Embrace has been selected as one of the 30 artworks to be presented at auction for the WPPB Harvest Costume Ball on November 2 at the South Street Gallery in Greenport.

Ms. Hammond is a member of the Shelter Island Artists (ARTSI) and has shown at several galleries  throughout the East End.

She was a fine arts student at Hunter College and has been a painter throughout  her entire adult life.

Katherine’s work can be viewed at her website www.katherine-hammond.com.