Richard J. Demato Fine Arts Gallery

Openings & Art Fairs

The RJD Gallery is proud to announce...
Gallery Schedule 2014

Saturday, April 26th
Spring Fusion to Benefit The Retreat, “where hope begins and violence ends”
Discover a resplendent collection of art, sure to engage your sense of innocence, inspire ingenuity, introspective thinking, and the appreciation of creativity. The winners of The Retreat’s 5th Annual Art competition, Mary Chiaramonte, Sylvia Hommert & Kerry Sharkey-Miller and honorable mentions, Gina Altadonna, Janet Culbertson & Patricia Parks will be on display.
Saturday, May 10th
Paws and Reflect to Benefit The Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation
This heart-warming compilation of artwork reveals our appreciation and fascination with animals. From the whimsical to the unusual and elegant, these works depict our favorite creatures and raise awareness and needed funds for the SHAS.
Saturday, May 31st
Transcendental Feminine Fantasy
Marvel at this illustrious combination of artistic talent, courage, and spirit that emanate from the complex female mystique, their innocence, and their dreams; all shared in these very creative works of art. Featuring the artwork of Andrea Kowch, Pam Hawkes, Haley Hasler, Anne-Marie Kornachuk, Katie O’Hagan, Margo Selski and Adrienne Stein.
Saturday, June 28th
Edge of Temptation
This alluring exhibit will indulge your sense of seduction with a provocative display of raw vitality and magnetism that only a unique canvas can convey. Feel the pulsating tension, as we fuse the artwork of, and welcome, Pamela Wilson and Teresa Elliott, with Rick Garland, Katie O’Hagan, Frank Oriti, Bart Vargas and more.
July 10-13th
ArtHamptons Booth #207
Our fourth year displaying our exclusive Gallery artists’ yearlong efforts with their most progressive works; displayed in the magical setting of a festive tent located among grassy knolls, polo fields, and metal sculptures. For more information please visit
Saturday, July 26th
A Light in Harlem
We are proud to introduce African American artist, Kadir Nelson. This opening offers a charismatic array of mesmerizing subjects, all portrayed in a rich cultural history, brimming with intimate stories and emotions that we often try to hide. Kadir Nelson’s work has been shown and collected by the US House of Representatives, The National Baseball Hall of Fame, International Olympic Committee, and numerous coveted private and public institutions.
Saturday, August 23rd
Shattered Boundaries
As Andrea Kowch stated so eloquently, this exhibit will “…evoke mystery and intrigue with the intent of promoting reflection and expanding the viewers imagination.”
Saturday, September 20th
Women Painting Women
Calling all women artists, please submit 2-3 images of your artwork with your name, size, medium and price via email to by July 1st. (No video or sculpture please.)