Saturday, January 29, 2011


Congratulations to the Winners at the recent Phoenix Gallery Juried Show:
(All are members of SBAA! Way to go!)

Best in Show: Kenneth Ian, "Tarragon" mixed media

1st: Kenneth Husband, "Family Series 2" mixed media

2nd: Chris Taylor, "Faded Glory" batik

3rd: Gregory Barbera, "Elephant Dali" mixed media

Honorable Mention: Eddie Rehm, "Conception of Abandonment" mixed media

Juror: Julianna Kirk

Thursday, January 27, 2011

News from Eddie Rehm

Eddie Rehm - 5th Annual Emerging Artist Show At the Morpho Gallery in Chicago, Illinois . March 11th to March 26th I was invited back for the third show. The Artist Reception and Opening will be March 11th from 6pm to 9pm . Get on a plane and go check it out ....!
Eddie Rehm and Kenneth Ian Husband two man show at the B.Y.O Studio Gallery in Milwaukee , Wisconsin. July 28th to August 21st . The Artists Reception will be January 29th Friday from 6pm to closing . Big Plans For This One !!!!!! Show us support

Eddie Rehm Solo Exhibition , April 11th to May 1st at The Orchard Windows Gallery . The artists reception is April 15th , 6pm to 10pm. The event will be held at 37 Orchard Street , Lower East Side , Manhattan , N.Y. There will be food , wine and a good time come down and show your support ... Thank You , Eddie Rehm.

Meeting Postponed

Our January Meeting has been postponed due to the weather, we will try again on February 23rd
with Marlene Bezich doing a demo in pastel.

New Gallery!

A new Gallery has opened up in Patchogue, called 40 So.
It is located at 40 So Ocean Ave in the Village of Patchogue, across from Jay's.
Their Grand Opening was this past Saturday, but please feel free to drop in and say hello to Joseph Ferzola, the owner and artist in his own special medium. Call 804-8884 for info.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Dan's Papers!

Congratulations to SBAA Member Eddie Rehm who will be on the front cover of the Dans Papers on February 4th featuring an article and interview about himself and his art !!!!! Go check it out !!!!!

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Meeting January 26th 7:15 Bellport Community Center

We will have a demo in Pastel with Marlene Bezich after a short business meeting. Marlene is an excellent pastelist- don't miss this one!

Dues are Due, the deadline for any ads or boosters you want in the directory.

Creative Critique at Phoenix Gallery on Friday the 28th, 6:30

New show at Phoenix, Love of Your Life, drop off is Jan 30th
(also p/u for annual juried show if you are in that)

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Congratulations to our New Board of Directors who take office in January!

Ted Stamatelos, President
Jim Vaughan, Vice-President
Michele DePalo, Treasurer
Laurie Fosmire, Corresponding Secretary
Joan Tavolott, Recording Secretary
Gina Lento, Two-Year Trustee
Ken Husband, Sr., Two-Year Trustee
Greg Barbera, One-Year Trustee (replaces Ted Stamatelos)
LuAnn Thompson, continues on the board as One-Year Trustee
Pat Masche, Newsletter
Gina Lento, Publicist
Vera Kavanaugh, Program for Meetings

Monday January 10th: We have our first Board Meeting of the year, to be held at Phoenix Gallery,
139 S Country Rd, Bellport, at 6:30. All members in good standing are welcome and invited to attend.

Wednesday, January 26th: Our January Membership Meeting will be at 7:15 pm at the Bellport Community Center, 4 Bell St, Bellport

Friday, January 28: The Creative Critique will be held at the Phoenix Gallery from 6:30-8:30. Bring an art piece to share.

Other Art News:
January 9th- Reception at Phoenix Gallery for the Annual Juried Show, 1 -3 pm
** Due to the weather call, in case of cancellation 776-0811

Feb 1st- Deadline to enter Photo Show, "Express your Passion" at Bellport Arts & Framing,
147 S Country Rd, Bellport
click here Bellport Artscene for details
Reception Saturday, February 12th 5-6:30