2014 Top 25 Artists

JAS Top 25

On behalf of The Retreat’s 6th Annual Juried Art Show  I would like to thank all of the artists for their submission(s). We were thrilled to have received so many entries from around the globe – from Russia, Israel, Sweden, and all over the USA! What a tribute to how much the art community cares!

From the bottom of our hearts we would like to thank our judges, Christina Strassfield, curator at Guild Hall in East Hampton, NY and Janet Goleas, former curator at the Islip Art Museum, for their time, effort and dedication to the fight against domestic violence. We had an overwhelming response and the jurors’ truly enjoyed seeing all of the entries; they had a tough job picking the Top 25 artists.

The top 25 artists, as selected by the above jurors, will be featured in a group show online AND in-person opening on November 29th at the Richard J. Demato Fine Arts Gallery in the heart of Sag Harbor, NY.  At the opening reception the top three “best in show” will be announced. Those artists will win a separate group exhibition at the gallery to be held in the Spring of 2015.

If you are interested in purchasing any of the artwork, please contact Maggie Goldfarb at 631.329.4398. Congratulations to these 25 artists:

Saul Addison

Deborah Buck

Johanna Caleca

Margot Carr

Randi Jane Davis

Stephanie Deshpande

Catherine Eldridge

Carol Glassman

Steve Gravano

Jennifer Hannaford

Deborah Holcombe

Anne Holton

Barbara Hyman

Eva Iacono

Lisa Petker-Mintz

Leah Morgan

Patty Niebling

Eva Petersen

Gail Postal

Carol Quint

Tom Schmitt

Steph Slater

Anne Goffin Smith

Lauren Tilden

Elizabeth Weiss

Below are each of the artists’ pieces and information. To purchase, please call Maggie Goldfarb at 631.329.4398.

Water Village


Untitled #18

Old Montauk Highway

Day at the Beach

The Fall

Bridgehampton Field


Meschutt Lightening Storm

Out of the Blues

Morning Dose

Floating Up II

Girl with Vest

Persephone 3

Chandelier 8

Painting A Dream

Koi Polloi

Kenny's Kansas



Three Apples

I Need A Miracle

Headlights in Blue

Sept Wind

Until the Next Dance