"I've always been interested in art history and particularly came to admire the work of Edward Hopper
, Eugene Atget, and Diane Arbus," shared artist Gary Beeber, who is featured in a solo show, Beauty is in the Details,
at Dodd's & Eder Home in Sag Harbor. "Aside from taking pictures, I have also produced and directed award-winning documentary films about people living on the fringe of society."
"Blue Wall, Marrakesh" by Gary Beeber.
The Water Mill-based artist found his passion for the craft while using photographs as a source material for his photo-realistic watercolor paintings. Beeber has captured subjects as diverse as architectural details in Italy, the Dachau Concentration Camp, the ritual sacrifice of sheep in Morocco, graveyards in New Orleans and transgender/nightlife personalities in New York City
. Beauty is in the Details
will focus on the artist's architectural works.
"Gary Beeber has traveled the world photographing interesting buildings and capturing details from an artistic perspective that may not otherwise be readily seen," noted Beauty is in the Details
curator Lisa Freedman of Zeiger Arts. "This exquisite collection of photographs provides an interesting perspective on the similarities and differences in design details, patterns and colors from varying cultures and often bygone eras."
From 2011 to 2014, Beeber used his artistic skills on a different genre of art, Gotham Burlesque,
an off-Broadway burlesque/variety show that he produced. According to Time Out New York,
the production was one of the top nightlife shows in New York City. After his time on off-Broadway, he once again found photography. "I believe that each phase organically lead to the next," explained Beeber. "I feel that producing the films and the show made me look at photography differently. It made the work more theatrical and cinematic."
Beeber's works have been showcased in solo and group shows, juried exhibitions, major International art fairs, and corporate collections throughout the United States.
Beauty is in the Details
"Roman House" by Gary Beeber.
will debut on Friday, September 25th and will run through Sunday, November 1st. An Opening Reception will take place on Saturday, October 10th from 5 to 7 p.m.
Dodd's & Eder Home is located at 11 Bridge Street in Sag Harbor. For more information, call 631-725-1175 or visit www.doddsandeder.com.
Nicole is the Editor-in-Chief of Hamptons.com where she focuses on lifestyle, nightlife, and mixology. She grew up in the Hamptons and currently resides in Water Mill. www.hamptons.com
Rosehip Partners Real Estate
Properties In The Hamptons
Hamptons Carpet One Floor & Home
We pay less,and so do you.With over 1,000 stores in our buying group, we can get the lowest prices
from the best flooring manufacturers — and pass the savings on to you.Visit our other locations: Hamptons Carpet One Floor & Home, 675 North Sea Road,Southampton, NY 11968
CP Complete- Landscape Design & Construction
Paul Guillo And Chris Hall
Two Of The Most Respected Names In The Community
Together, they are partners in CP Complete. They bring their years of experience
and integrity to creating and renovating luxury backyards.
Hamptons luxury real estate specialist for 33 years, Andrea Ackerman offers outstanding expertise in the field.
Hamptons luxury real estate specialist for 33 years, Andrea Ackerman offers outstanding expertise in the field. Trusted, experienced and successful, Andrea has solidified herself as the go-to broker of the Hamptons and a wholehearted advocate for her clients. A pioneer in the real estate industry on the East End of Long Island, she is driven by her passion for the business. Andrea is based in the Bridgehampton office of Brown Harris Stevens as a licensed real estate associate broker and consultant.
Formerly, a principal partner and Senior Director at Brown Harris Stevens, Andrea now assists in developing their corporate strategy for the Hamptons region, advising other brokers and sales associates, as well as being one of the top producers and listors.