Friends, Summer's here and Surf's up in Watermill ! Please join us Saturday August 20th, from 6-9pm as the Dorian Grey Gallery proudly presents the next series of custom art surf boards by master shaper Tim Bessell. With this new artist series Bessell has teamed up with fellow legendary west coast artist Kenny Scharf to create 6 hand crafted- limited edition surf boards. These collectable boards feature Scharf's signature urban inspired art -fused with his classic cosmic designs and are perfect fit for any Hampton home ! Please stop by to meet Tim Bessell and enjoy delicious wine generously sponsored by our friends at Yarden Wines!
Recent Press Tim Bessell's work at Dorian Grey Gallery on 27east.com
Bill Mensching is a landscape painter who works primarily en plein air on Long Island. His paintings have been exhibited at the Heckscher Museum, the Nassau County Museum of Art, The Delaware Art Museum, Old Westbury Gardens, the Firehouse Gallery, Katrina Rich Perlow Gallery NYC, the Salmagundi Club, the Sky Art Gallery NYC, Long Island Art Museum, and the Grenning Gallery in Sag Harbor, NY.
Mensching is also an accomplished mural painter. As the Mural Director for the world renowned EverGreene Architectural Arts in NYC, he has designed, painted and directed artwork for many prestigious locations throughout the world. Highlights of his career include murals in the US Capitol in Washington DC, the New York Public Library, the Hilton Center for the Performing Arts, the Empire State Building, the Plaza Hotel, Hotel Sofitel, Sony Lincoln Square Theaters, and the New Amsterdam Theatre in New York City; The Ihilani Hotel in Honolulu, the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas and Macao, Disney Tokyo Seas, Disney Hong Kong, DisneyWorld Florida, Atlantis Resort Bahamas and Dubai, the Biltmore Hotel in Colorado, Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx, Long Island Jewish Hospital, Ronald McDonald House NYC, the Baltimore Basilica, the Sacramento Cathedral, the Utah State Capitol, the Kentucky State Capitol Rotunda, the Alabama History Museum, The Cincinnati Historical Society Museum, the Mirage Hotel in Dubai and the Palace of the Lost City in South Africa.
Mensching earned a B.F.A. from the School of Visual Arts in New York City, and studied at the Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture in Maine.