The Art Scene: 12.29.11

Ashawagh’s Illuminators
    “East End Illuminations,” a group show at Ashawagh Hall in Springs, curated by Cynthia Sobel, will feature landscapes, abstract watercolors, prints, mixed-media works, and photographs.
    Ms. Sobel has brought members of the Wednesday Group of plein-air artists and the Crazy Monkey Gallery artists cooperative together for the exhibit. They include Ms. Sobel, Frank Sofo, Daniel Schoenheimer, Andrea McCafferty, Alyce Peifer, Anna Frank­lin, Deborah Palmer, Gene Samuelson, Lynn Martell, Jim Hayden, and Jana Hayden.
    The exhibit will be on view tomorrow through Sunday. A reception will be held tomorrow from 5 to 8 pm.

Shimmer for the New Year
    The Drawing Room gallery in East Hampton will open a new show of shiny objects with the exhibit “Shimmer” on Saturday.
    The exhibit will include painting, sculpture, drawings, and prints by Steph­en Antonakos, Christopher French, Robert Harms, Sue Heatley, Christopher Hewat, Christine Hiebert, Ibram Lassaw, and Rex Lau. It is on view through Feb. 26.
    The gallery is open Fridays through Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.