Special Reception: The Collection of Gerson & Judith Leiber at the Art League of Long Island

at Art League of Long Island | Sun Oct 15

Location

Art League of Long Island

107 East Deer Park Road
Dix Hills - 11746 (Map)
Tel: 6314625400
Contact Name: Annette Bernhardt
Visit Website: Website.

Date & Time

02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Sun, Oct 15, 2017
Cost:    50
Description

Special Reception:  Sunday, October 15, 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Passion for Fashion: of Purses & Paintings

The Gerson & Judith Leiber Collection

Exhibition on View in the Art League of Long Island's Jeanie Tengelsen Gallery

September 16 - October 27

The Art League is proud to present art created by the iconic Long Island couple, Judith & Gerson Leiber…Judith, an internationally celebrated handbag designer; Gerson, a modernist American artist.

“Meet & Greet” Gerson & Judith Leiber – VIP Lecture by Ann Fristoe Stewart, Collections Manager of the Leiber Collection – Cost is $50 p.p. (includes a chance to win a private visit and tour at the Leiber Collection located in East Hampton!)

Own a Judith Leiber? Pose with your Leiber purse (or bring a photo with you) and hang it on our Wall of Fame at the exhibit. Judith Leiber is looking for her original handbags to add to the museum collection. All photos will be reviewed by by the Leiber Collection. Maybe yours is one they have been searching for!


To purchase a ticket, call (631) 462-5400 or visit us online.
 

Picture above:  peacock-shaped minaudiere by Judith Leiber.  Photo credit Gary Mamay.

The Art League of Long Island thanks Bridgehampton National Bank for sponsorship and the the Long Island Museum for sharing their research, graphic materials, and generous assistance which formed the basis of this exhibition.