Council for the Arts Events

  • Art Exhibit: Public/Private and the Space Between 


    Saturday, February 24, 2018
    all day
    SJC Long Island, 155 West Roe Blvd., Patchogue, NY 11772

    Art Exhibit: Public/Private and the Space Between 

    This exhibition (January 20-February 24) will feature color, as well as black and white works by three photographers, Pamela Waldroup, Ralph Masullo and Thom O’Connor, who capture the increasingly blurred distinction between public and private space, be... More Information
  • Reception and Artists' Talk: Field in Flux

    Monday, March 19, 2018
    1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
    SJC Long Island, 155 West Roe Blvd., Patchogue, NY 11772

    Reception and Artists' Talk: Field in Flux
    Jim Byrne’s recent abstract paintings grew out of his experience painting the landscape of Long Island and the Catskill region of New York. They explore his interest in the relationship between perception and sensation. Byrne sees his paintings as being... More Information
  • Sixth Annual Arts and Music Festival 


    Tuesday, March 20, 2018
    12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m.
    McGann Conference Center, SJC Long Island

    Sixth Annual Arts and Music Festival 

    Come explore your creative side with this interactive event. The afternoon includes hands-on activities, a student performer showcase and a community art project. In addition, professional performers and artists will be sharing their talents. Lunch will... More Information
  • Art Exhibit: Fields in Flux

    Saturday, April 7, 2018
    all day
    SJC Long Island, 155 West Roe Blvd., Patchogue, NY 11772

    Art Exhibit: Fields in Flux
    This exhibit will be on display from February 25-April 7. Jim Byrne’s recent abstract paintings grew out of his experience painting the landscape of Long Island and the Catskill region of New York. They explore his interest in the relationship between... More Information
  • Notes From the Underground: Post-modern Music From the Inside

    Monday, April 9, 2018
    1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
    The Muriel & Virginia Pless Center for Performing Arts, O'Connor Hall, SJC Long Island

    Notes From the Underground: Post-modern Music From the Inside
    David Holzman is an acclaimed pianist who specializes in music from the 20th and 21st centuries. His performances have been described as electrifying and his recordings have earned him a Grammy nomination. Holzman will discuss how music has evolved over... More Information
  • Reception and Artists' Talk: Student Art Show

    Wednesday, May 2, 2018
    1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
    SJC Long Island, 155 West Roe Blvd., Patchogue, NY 11772

    Reception and Artists' Talk: Student Art Show
    This annual exhibition (April 8 - May 12) includes select works created by SJC students. It will feature paintings, drawings, photography, graphic design, ceramics and crafts. Gallery hours are Saturdays, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. For more information, call... More Information
  • Fifth Annual a Capella Invitational

    Sunday, May 6, 2018
    3 p.m. - 3 p.m.
    The Muriel & Virginia Pless Center for Performing Arts, O'Connor Hall, SJC Long Island

    Fifth Annual a Capella Invitational
    Local high school, college and community a capella groups participate in workshops, rehearsals and a show at SJC Long Island. The day culminates in a performance showcase open to all, featuring the day’s participants. Each group will sing arrangements of... More Information
  • Students' Art Show

    Saturday, May 12, 2018
    all day
    SJC Long Island, 155 West Roe Blvd., Patchogue, NY 11772

    Students' Art Show
    This annual exhibition (April 8 – May 12) includes select works created by SJC students. It will feature paintings, drawings, photography, graphic design, ceramics and crafts. Gallery hours are Saturdays, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. For more information, call... More Information