Artability 2018

Artability 2018

Come Celebrate diversity and talent with The Spirit of Huntington Art Center, ArtAbility 2018 Show. It's the first ever Creative Expression Art Show for students with Special Needs on Long Island! • Visual Art (painting, drawing, sculpture) • Photography (b&w, color...

Spirit Spotlight: Ashlin Hanley

Spirit Spotlight: Ashlin Hanley

A girl scout since Kindergarten, Ashlin Hanley, who is now a Walt Whitman High School freshman, never ceases to aid her community. In her latest endeavor, and as an effort to earn her Girl Scout Silver Award, Hanley, 14, adopted the Spirit of Huntington Art Center and...

A Car & Art Show!

A Car & Art Show!

Lots of fun was had by all who attended the Car and Art show at the Spirit of Huntington! Some folks from the Long Island Exotics Club rolled on over with a sweet lineup of high-end sports cars. We had car-themed artworks on display by the children in our programs, as...

Thank You, Lindy Loo!

Thank You, Lindy Loo!

The Spirit of Huntington was awarded a generous donation from the Lindy Loo foundation. Michael Kitakis, Executive Director of SOH gratefully accepted a check for $1,000.00 presented by Tommy DiMisa of the Lindy Loo Foundation. The mission of the Lindy Loo Foundation...

Heckscher's Latest Exhibit

Heckscher's Latest Exhibit

Our culminating celebration for the Silas Wood Sixth Grade Center and Stimson Middle school students was held at the Heckscher Museum this Friday. Students from all three sessions of our after school Artists Come Alive program were led by Heckscher staff through a...

WWE Meets SoH

WWE Meets SoH

Professional WWE wrestler Ron “R-Truth” Killings recently paid a visit to the Art Center. Through a very special event, sponsored by the Whitney E. Johnson Foundation, R-Truth spoke to others about overcoming adversity, following dreams, and being true to oneself....

Matisse-Inspired Works in CAT

Matisse-Inspired Works in CAT

Students in our Saturday morning Creative Art Therapy (CAT) program learned about expressionist Henri Matisse, creating cutout and collaged art pieces in honor of the iconic artist. Vivid, colorful works of art permeated the center as creative expression flourished....

Parent University

Parent University

The Spirit of Huntington participated in Parent University on April 27th. It was an absolute honor to support the South Huntington School District at their annual event held at Walt Whitman High School. The students learned about artist George Seurat, and created...

C.A.T. Students Hold Art Show

C.A.T. Students Hold Art Show

Students from the South Huntington School District joined us in the Center’s Creative Art Therapy (CAT) program. Recently, the students held an art show showcasing their own, original pieces. The students worked very hard over the span of ten weeks to put this event...

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