Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Gail Gallagher
Inspired by the Hamptons
Inspired by the Hamptons
About
Gail's posts

Post has attachment
Wishing Whale Tail
Early Earth Day morning, Southampton Arts Center is deserted. In the midst of lawn, a whale's fluke lobtailing from a sea of grass. The sculpture impels you to come closer.  What composes its shiny skin? The Wishing Whale Tail by Cindy Pease Roe is part of ...

Post has attachment
Adventures in a Seashell Dress
This past weekend we had a chance to visit Guild Hall and take a leisurely look around this year's  Members Exhibition. I am always amazed by the diverse selection of styles and mediums. It is always inspiring to see what everyone has been working on. For t...

Post has attachment
Cézanne et Moi
We recently went to see  Cézanne et Moi , a gorgeous film which portrays the relationship between writer  E´mile Zola and painter  Paul Cezanne . Zola and Cezanne grew up together. Cézanne the son of a Bourgeois banker, Zola fatherless and poor. Zola's fath...

Post has attachment
We Show
This is what we do. We show. Glade Arch by Hugh Gallagher oil on canvas, 11" x 14" $300 We are exhibiting again in this year's Guild Hall Artist Members Exhibition. The artists donate 50% of sale proceeds to the museum. All of the artists are members of the...

Post has attachment
Amagansett Flowers by Beth
I have longed to visit the lovely flower shop on Main Street in Amagansett. Flowers by Beth has been on Maine Street since last May, this was my first chance to visit. The shop is full of inspiration for an artist that loves to paint the still life. Beth of...

Post has attachment
Latest Obsessions
I am obsessed with my latest still life, a 16" x 20" painting of a pail of shells laying on a rainbow striped towel. I am enjoying the challenge of a larger work after the fun 6" x 6" shell portraits. This painting includes my lovely sea shells on a multi c...

Post has attachment
Wooley Pond
One lone fishing boat. Temperature cool, angle of light hinting at spring. Feathery puffs of white float on still water.  I stood at the water's edge. I am either a swan magnate or they are used to being fed. Beautiful. I need to paint here again. Wooley Po...

Post has attachment
Exploring Montauk
We've had beautiful mild weather days. Perfect weather for a field trip to Montauk . We parked in the last space at the old East Deck  lot at Ditch Plains. The East Deck is gone, the plan to build a bigger hotel scrapped. The empty dune where it once was, f...

Post has attachment
The curious lives of Cappy Amundsen
Cappy Amundsen outside his studio, ca. 1990 photo Linda K. Alpern Not so long ago you may have seen a scruffy looking denizen of a Sag Harbor watering hole and wondered what his story was. If you turned to the regular on the bar stool next to you and asked ...

Post has attachment
Escape Under Cover by Andree´MiChelle
Grenning Gallery recently hosted a reading and book signing with Andree´ MiChelle, author of Escape Under Cover, The Ola Mae Story . MiChelle spoke of her desire to write a book for young people which inspires hope in all circumstances. Her book's protagoni...
Wait while more posts are being loaded