Enjoy a night of free public arts on Friday, August 8, courtesy of East End Arts.
East End Arts presents JumpstART, a night of live music, poetry, dance, murals, and art installations. From 5 to 9 p.m. in downtown Riverhead, JumpstART artists will unveil their public art projects created during six months of professional development study.
The artists and performers include mixed media artist Ginger Balizer-Hendler, The Blue Spruce Cloggers, spoken word artist Susan Dingle, painter Lorraine Manzo Angeletti, fine art photographer Miranda Gatewood, mixed media artist Kristina Howard of PrettyCrab, painter Barbara Maslen, multimedia artist Carolyn Munaco, natural interpretive artist Charlene Pulsonetti, painter Caitlyn Shea, visual artist Jessica Valentin (also known as Ratgrrl), and painter Annemarie Waugh. More information on the artists is available here.
In addition to the artists’ presentations, JumpstART will offer an opening reception at the East End Arts Gallery, 133 E. Main Street, from 5 to 7 p.m. and a Martha Clara Vineyards wine tasting event in the East End Arts Carriage House from 5 to 9 p.m. Live dance and music performances are also scheduled throughout the evening. The schedule can be found here.
Pick up a map of events that night at the East End Arts Gallery or download one here.