02/15/19 12:00pm

JADE ECKARDT PHOTOS
A portrait by Alexandra Corcoran.

The gallery at the Shelter Island Library features new works of art by Island artists every two months. The portraits exhibit (pictured) was on display through December and January. The Reporter will publish several photos of the portraits in each issue through February. Beach art was hung on the gallery walls earlier this month and will be on display through March. The Reporter will also feature photos of the beach art. 

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12/19/18 2:00pm

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS
Susan and Saul Rosenstreich with June Shatken.

Island artists June Shatken and Katherine Hammond opened their studios to the public on Saturday, December 15. They invited art lovers to visit their studios where their art was on exhibit and for sale. Their work can be viewed at katherine-hammond.com and juneshatken.com.

James DeVito with Albert and Katherine Hammond.

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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08/23/18 4:30pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS Elisabeth Heimann with artist Melora Grifis.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS
Elisabeth Heimann with artist Melora Grifis.

On August 18, people came from all over the Hamptons and the North Fork to participate in the 9th annual Artists of Shelter Island (ArtSI) Open Studio Tour. Fourteen local painters, sculptors, potters, mixed media artists, and one woman who creates “works that show surprise,” opened their in-home studios to tour participants — sometimes serving watermelon and other snacks, always eager to talk about their lives and works.

The Reporter interviewed three artists about their respective mediums, messages, and relationships to Shelter Island.

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