Artist John Laub was a native of Philadelphia. His family anticipated his entry into the world of business, but he envisioned something different. While attending a small liberal arts college
Peter Hujar Peter Hujar, who died of AIDS in 1987, left behind a complex and profound body of photographs. He was a leading figure in the group of artists, musicians,
Patti Smith 1970’s. American singer, poet and visual artist Patti Smith is photographed in the Pines by longtime friend Robert Mapplethorpe.
Celebrity history- Marilyn Monroe.
David Hockney – Art history David Hockney, (born 9 July 1937) is an English painter, draftsman, printmaker, stage designer and photographer. An important contributor to the pop art movement of the 1960s,
Andy Warhol Fire Island Diaries. 1982 and more… Andy Warhol has a long history with Fire Island. Arriving first in 1949 with Corinne-Kessler. Back in 1979 on the ferry
Celebrity history- Joan McCracken 1917-1961 Over the years many people have called Fire Island their home. Among the most intriguing was a woman who rose to fame ∞
The Art of Robert de Michiell 1958-2015. Robert de Michiell was one of the most prolific commercial illustrators of his time, with a distinctive style that
1975 – Holly Woodlawn 1975. Before the word transgender was where it is today there was Holly Woodlawn. A pseudo celebrity from the Andy Warhol factory. She was one of the first ∞
“Beach” by David Morgan . 2000 Photographer David Morgan’s ode to the beauty of the Pines. In the tradition of Robert Mapplethorpe and Tom Bianchi, Beach celebrates both the male
The Pink Umbrella Project: An AIDS Remembrance 1995. As AIDS raged on the Pines remembered. Harry Bader a Pines resident and a NY based event designer was inspired by artist
Tom Bianchi Fire Island Pines 1975-1983 Polaroids & more… 2013. Renowned photographer Tom Bianchi captured a moment in Pines history with his celebrated book. In the mid 70’s Tom Bianchi