Arts in Education

The Teenys Reimagined 2020

See the JUNE 20, 2020 program on the new ISLIPARTS LIVE! Youtube Channel

For the past 11 years, The Teeny Awards has been an event our community has eagerly looked forward to – a time of celebration for local high school theatre students and faculty. For 2020, the Teenys were reimagined to include a celebration of all the high school theater students.



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music

SUMMER 2020 REIMAGINED VIRTUAL CONCERT SERIES

See the entire summer season of concerts on the new ISLIPARTS LIVE! Youtube Channel

In March, when Governor Cuomo announced that the last phase of New York reopening would involve the arts, entertainment and recreation businesses, the Islip Arts Council was ready with Summer 2020 Reimagined. This new free concert series was presented online through recordings of live performances.



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fine arts

the islip art museum

Visit the Islip Art Museum Online

The Museum is currently closed due to the Corona Virus outbreak. As soon as reopening the Museum is permitted, we will publish the new schedule of exhibitions. Meanwhile, visit the Museum website to enjoy virtual exhibitions.




ART IN THE HALL

An Ongoing Art Project

>Art venues are currently closed due to the Corona Virus outbreak. Hopefylly, soon you will be able to browse the latest art exhibition or attend an artists' reception. Want to enter your work in a show or two? Islip Arts Council offers the opportunity for the public to interact with local art in the rotunda of Islip Town Hall.




Artists' registry

Become an Artist Member of the Islip Arts Council

The Islip Arts Council's online Registry of Artists offers the professional art community a way to reach a wider audience, while providing the general public with access to explore a diverse group of emerging contemporary artists. Membership is open to artists at a nominal fee.



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school of cultural arts

Classes and Workshops

Learn a new skill or indulge an existing passion

Interested in learning about art history? Charcoal drawing or meditation? Painting, cartooning? Care to learn to create a mosaic or a stained glass master piece? Islip Arts Council offers the community all these classes and much more.




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local history

The Frank Szemko History Room

Experience the Past

The History Room, located in Brookwood Hall in East Islip, presents exhibitions about the local Long Island area. In years past, when the building was a private home and then an orphanage, the room was used as a dining hall.




Local History Tours

With Islip Town Historian George Munkenbeck

Group tours are conducted to many local sites of historic importance throughout the year.




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