Past Hamptons Event: VOL 20

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VOL 20

June 02, 2017
@ Parrish Art Museum

Presenters: Monica Banks, Andy Brosnan, Jody Cross, Kate Gilroy, Steve Haweeli, Robert Mojo, Jon Mulhern, Pat Rogers, Terrie Sultan

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Nature is Art

@ VOL 20 ON JUN 02, 2017

Join Andy Brosnan as he recaps his life in Montauk and his journey into marine biology. He describes the local marine life that can be found locally and explains their importance in the ecosystem, as well as the boats used to make these important excursions.

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Weird and Useless; a Journey into Art

@ VOL 20 ON JUN 02, 2017

Monica Banks shares her journey into the world of art, from her major intallation Faces Times Square, which hung in Times Square, New York, to porcelain figures and cakes. She explores the concepts that drove her to create her works, and also explores what it means to be an artist.

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Artist Stories

@ VOL 20 ON JUN 02, 2017

While writing for a newspaper, Pat Rogers decided that the print industry was becoming too unfriendly for artists, especially local ones. She decided to try out a new medium--online web publishing, and with that, Hamptons Art Hub was born. Hamptons Art Hub has now grown from artist columns to a sprawling website promoting local art and artists.

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Metalwork Art at Mojo Gallery

@ VOL 20 ON JUN 02, 2017

Robert Mojo gives a brief account of his life through his metalwork, starting from his first piece to his giant kinetic sculptures that are iconic throughout the Hamptons. He also describes his work with rebar, and opening his own studio.

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Learning How to See

@ VOL 20 ON JUN 02, 2017

"I learned pretty quickly if I can see it, I can do it. All I had to do was learn how to see."

In "Learning How to See" from PechaKucha Night Hamptons Vol. 20, Join Jon Mulhern as he explores the nuances of painting and how he looks at and appreciates art. He gives insight into his journey and inspirations for painting and how he encourages his students to be the best that they can absolutely can be. 

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Majestic Adventures and Inner Journeys

@ VOL 20 ON JUN 02, 2017

After a health scare in 2007, Jody Cross needed a reboot and time to reconnect with her daughter, so she headed to a horse ranch in Mexico. There she learned the techniques of horse therapy, and brought it into her practice at home. Now, she offeres her patients a horse therapy retreat based on the original she took with her daughter.

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The Abstract Life of Steve Haweeli

@ VOL 20 ON JUN 02, 2017

After false starts at business school, seminary, and the restaurant business, Steve Haweeli found his calling as an abstract painter at 54. Here, he desscribes his life before his art, and how he got into the PR business.