Artists have long come to the East End for its special light and creative energy. These days, that energy is buzzing on the North Fork — here are some of our favorite spots to immerse yourself in art.
William Ris Gallery
For fine art and American craft
1291 Main Road., Jamesport
VSOP Art + Design Projects
For contemporary art with a project space and private gardens
311 Front St., Greenport
Nova Constellatio Gallery
Open studio of contemporary realist oil painter Isabelle Haran-Leonardi
419 Main St., Greenport
East End Arts
Gallery and music and art school offering art classes and workshops. The gallery is currently featuring their second annual East End Arts exhibition: DETOUR II
133 East Main St., Riverhead
Alex Ferrone Gallery
Contemporary fine art. Exhibitions for August include “Urbanesque II, NYC,” with works by Felix Burgos, Linda Hacker, and Scott McIntire. Through Aug. 22.
25425 Main Road, Cutchogue
Old Town Arts & Crafts Guild
A community-based organization of artists, photographers and crafters.
28265 Main Road, Cutchogue
Greenport Harbor Brewing Company
Sip beer and view art at the brewery’s Greenport tasting room and gallery.
234 Carpenter St., Greenport
Roam the four-plus-acre garden to enjoy both the plantings and rotating sculpture exhibits.Grand Ave., Mattituck
In addition to just-picked produce, freshly harvested honey, grass-fed beef and edible flowers and herbs, Treiber Farms also opens their barn doors for periodic artist residencies and exhibitions.
38320 County Road 48, Peconic
North Fork Roasting Co.
This Southold coffee institution is also a great little spot to check out some art by local artists like Kara Hoblin.
55795 Main Road, Southold