Over the weekend, this pop-up multi-media artistic extravaganza features the incredible work of 18 contemporary artists, including renowned sculptor Hans Van de Bovenkamp and Christopher Lucore, Michael McDowell, and John Haubrick. But that’s not all – for the first time, artGroove will also showcase SignofSound, a performance based on improvisation between various media, including music, painting, video art, and dance, all the way from Italy!
This extraordinary event’s venue is Ashawagh Hall, located in the historic art community of Springs in East Hampton. Known for its vibrant arts scene, Springs is the perfect backdrop for artGroove. It promises to be a well-attended affair that brings together art enthusiasts, music lovers, and dance aficionados alike.
Saturday, April 22nd, 6 pm–10 pm
The excitement starts with the opening reception on Saturday, April 22nd, 2022, from 6pm to 10pm. Be prepared to be impressed by SignofSound, who will showcase their unique performance with Fabiana Yvonne Lugli. This multi-media art projection/performance will be an unforgettable experience, pushing the boundaries of creativity and innovation.
As the night progresses, get ready to hit the dance floor as DJ G-Funk takes over with an awesome dance mix, making it Springs’ best dance party of the year. Let loose, groove to the beats, and immerse yourself in the electric atmosphere of artGroove.
Saturday’s Featured Artists: Beth Barry • Barbara Bilotta • Rosalind Brenner • Michael Cardacino • Nadine Daskaloff • Zoe Denahy • Patricia Feiwel • John Haubrick • Jacques Leblanc • Geralyne Lewandowski • Chris Lucore • Michael McDowell • Joyce Riamondo • Cynthia Sobel • Lieve Thiers • Hans Van De Bovenkamp • Rose Zelentz
Sunday, April 23rd, 2pm–5pm
Join artGroove for an Afternoon Tea Dance (DARTY) and exclusive art sale, all for a great cause – to benefit the Ellen Hermanson Foundation and Maureen’s Haven. Get ready to be wowed by an exclusive collection of artwork from the Hamptons’ premier artists. Each artist has generously priced their artwork (from $200 to $1,000) to encourage your support for these vital non-profits.
But that’s not all! As you peruse the stunning artwork, you’ll be treated to the musical stylings of William Falkenburg. His soulful tunes will set the perfect ambiance as you explore the art on display and connect with fellow art and music enthusiasts.
And once you’ve found the perfect piece of art to take home, it’s time to get your groove on! Dance the afternoon away to the best hits from Donna Summer, Diana Ross, Bruno Mars, Michael Jackson, Aretha Franklin, and more. Let loose, show off your moves, and celebrate the spirit of creativity and community that artGroove embodies.
Additional Contributing Artists: Abby Abrams • Shari Abramson • Stephanie Brody-Lederman • Bobbie Braun• Darlene Charneco • Libby Geissler • Robin Gianis • Gerry Giliberti • Connie Fox • Janet Jennings • Teresa Lawler • Bruce Lieberman • Setha Low • Christa Maiwald • Barbara Maslen • Christine Matthäi • Alexis Meyer • Paton Miller • Patrick Peters • Dalton Portella • Gabriele Raacke • Christina Schlesinger • Carl Scorza • David Slater • Joe Strand • Aurelio Torres • Sarah Turnbull • Valta Us • Hans Van de Bovenkamp • Charles Waller
Your support will make a difference in the lives of those in need while also allowing you to immerse yourself in the vibrant artistic culture of the Hamptons. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to give back and have a blast celebrating art, music, and creativity. This unforgettable experience is sure to leave you inspired and energized. See you there!