If arts and gardens are what you’re looking for, then the gallery and garden scene on the North Fork of Long Island is the place to be. Long known as a haven for creative souls, the greater Greenport area showcases dozens of galleries and museums that cater to a wide variety of tastes and interests. As a member of Peconic Landing, you’re never more than a short drive or walk away from a gallery where you can immerse yourself in the visual offerings of some of the countries’ best artists.
9 Popular Art Galleries and Gardens to Visit on Long Island
1. Landcraft Garden Foundation, Mattituck
2. VSOP Projects, Greenport
3. The South Street Gallery, Greenport
4. Rosyendpost Gallery, Greenport
5. Fiedler Gallery, Greenport
6. Hector deCordova Art Gallery, Greenport
7. William Ris Gallery
8. Alex Ferrone Photography Gallery
9. Art Without Barriers Sculpture Garden, Peconic Landing, Greenport
Landcraft Garden Foundation, Mattituck
Take a short drive to nearby Mattituck, and enjoy spending a day getting blissfully lost in the gardens and art at the Landcraft Garden Foundation. Committed to preserving and promoting agricultural legacy, the gardens of Landcraft also boast some of the most stunning art on the North Fork. Often on view are large-scale sculptural creations that appeal to visitors of all ages and backgrounds.
VSOP Projects, Greenport
VSOP Projects is a modern art gallery located in the central business district of Greenport that features a constantly rotating slate of artists, ranging from sculptures and painting to mixed media. VSOP Projects is known for its hip vibe, bringing the most emerging trends in the art world to Greenport.
The South Street Gallery, Greenport
The South Street Gallery not only offers painting and drawings by some of the best artists, the gallery also offers workshops in drawing, collage, framing, and so much more.
Rosyendpost Gallery, Greenport
Once spring turns to summer, the yearly pop-up of Rosyendpost Gallery will provide a breathe of fresh air with its timely and elegant exhibitions of new work from around the United States.
Fiedler Gallery, Greenport
Often drawing inspiration from the surrounding landscape for its exhibitions, the Fiedler Gallery is known for its consistently beautiful displays of some of the country’s most notable artists, many of whom frequently evoke maritime themes in the work.
Hector deCordova Art Gallery, Greenport
If local is what you’re craving, then visit artist Hector deCordova’s studio in downtown Greenport to see his latest painting and drawings, or even take one home for yourself!
William Ris Gallery
Established in 1966, William Ris Gallery houses exciting exhibitions of paintings, photographs, collages, sculptures and mixed media artworks created by accomplished East End artists. The Gallery also offers interior design services and space for special events.
Alex Ferrone Photography Gallery
The Alex Ferrone Gallery exhibits and sells contemporary fine art works by artists with an emphasis on photo-based art, paintings, and mixed media works. Fine art admirers and collectors can meet their exhibiting artists at special events including public receptions, Gallery Talks, and workshops.
Art Without Barriers Sculpture Garden, Greenport
Right on the Peconic Landing campus, visitors will find a world-class outdoor Art Without Barriers Sculpture Garden with 18 different works! Established in 2010, the Sculpture Garden is home to regional, national and internationally recognized artists showcasing a diversity of material, techniques, and content. Our exhibition, Art Without Barriers: What you hear is what you see, is all about accessibility, with a particular focus on the visually impaired. The garden features descriptive audio, enabling people of various abilities to experience art in creative ways.
Spring is one of the best times of the year for art and culture on the North Fork of Long Island. Look no further than Peconic Landing for a home where you’re never far away from the beauty and creativity of the art world.
Are you ready to take advantage of all that Greenport, NY has to offer? Get in touch with us today. Call us at 631-593-8242 to learn more about Peconic Landing and schedule a tour.