Alice Austen House


09/4/164:00pm– 6:00pm

Concert: Staten Island Philharmonic


“The British Are Coming!” to Staten Island for Labor Day Weekend. Enjoy selections from British Invasion rock groups as well as traditional music from the British Isles. Conductor: Russ Houser. 

09/18/162:00pm– 5:00pm

Opening Reception: In Conversation: The Photographs of Alice Austen and Christine Osinski


Members’ Hour: 2-3 p.m., Public Opening: 3-5 p.m.

The work of Alice Austen and Christine Osinski, almost one hundred years apart, comprise a candid look at life on Staten Island. Separated by time and distance, the work of both artists bear marked similarities in subject matter and approach. This exhibition provides an opportunity for both artists to connect through their work.

09/25/1611:30am– 1:30pm

Workshop: Fundamentals of Photography

$10/$8 members

Learn the basics of digital photography and leave with some great photos! This workshop will cover shutter speed, aperture, ISO, and the technical aspects of taking better photos. Individualized instruction will be given during an in-class shooting assignment following the presentation. Instructor: Robert Catalano, Gateway Photographers of Staten Island. RSVP at 718-816-4506 x10 or