Docent Led Tours of the Main Galleries Exhibition, Tuesday-Sunday at 2 pm
Docent Led Family Tours, Sundays at 1 pm
Tours are free with museum admission
There is a $2 per car parking fee on weekends (members free)
Nassau County Museum of Art is located at One Museum Drive (just off Northern Boulevard, Route 25A, two traffic lights west of Glen Cove Rd.) in Roslyn Harbor. Hours are 11 am to 4:45 pm Tuesday through Sunday. Docent-led tours of the main gallery exhibitions are offered each day at 2 pm. On Sunday afternoon the museum offers supervised art activities for children and their families and family tours of the exhibitions. Exhibition tours and Family Sundays at the Museum are free with museum admission. Admission to the main building, the Arnold & Joan Saltzman Fine Art Building, is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors (62+) and $4 for students and children ages 4-12; includes admission to the MiniArtMuseum for Children; the MiniArtMuseum is open 12 pm-4:30 pm Tuesday through Sunday (admission to just the children’s museum is $5 adults, $4 seniors, students and children ages 4-12). Members are always admitted free. There is a $2 parking fee on weekends (members free). The Museum Shop is open all museum hours.
Call (516) 484-9337 for current exhibitions, events, days/times and directions or log onto nassaumuseum.org.
Art Exhibit at BAFFA Gallery
The Bay Area Friends of the Fine Arts (BAFFA) Gallery presents “The Spirit of the Brush” featuring the Sumi-e artwork of Pola Lanzaro and her students. Sumi-e Ink and Wash painting is often referred to as one of the earliest forms of expressionistic art. Ink and water color on rice paper, it is a very meditative type of work, also called Asian Brush Painting. The art-work on display is the work of Pola Lanzaro and her students. Artist Pola Lanzaro, Sumi-e artist & instructor, has exhibited at the Kyoto Museum, Japan, Osaka Fine Art Museum, Japan, Brooklyn Botanical Gardens Steinhardt Conservatory and the Korean Embassy, Washington DC. She is a member of Women Sharing Art and the LI Sumi-Society, where she was past president for eight years Pola is currently teaching a brush painting class at the Islip Art Museum. The exhibit will be on display September 10-11 and 17-18 from 12:00pm to 4:00 pm at the Bay Area Friends of the Fine Arts (BAFFA) Gallery, 47 Gillette Ave. Sayville, NY 11782. Artists’ reception will be held on September 11 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm. Admission is free, donations are greatly appreciated. For additional information, contact the BAFFA art gallery at 631-589-7343 or visit them at www.baffa.org.