Student Exhibition Photo: Parrish Art Museum

Annual Student Exhibition


The 2020 Student Exhibition will be held March 7 – April 19, 2020. Each year pre-K through 12th grade students are invited to participate. The pre-K through grade 8 portion of the exhibition is open to public and private schools in the townships of Riverhead, Southampton, East Hampton, and Southold. The high school portion is open to students from Brookhaven, Riverhead, East Hampton, Southold, and Southampton townships.

The 2020 registration information will be posted here in October of 2019. Please call 631-283-2118 x121 or email with any questions.

Guided school tour.

School Visits


Teachers and students are invited to explore the Parrish’s permanent collections and special exhibitions. Interactive lessons focus on a small selection of objects to encourage observation and discussion. A variety of grade-specific themes are available and gallery activities or hands-on workshops can also be arranged.

  • Unguided school visits are FREE
  • $65 per class for guided visits with gallery activity or studio workshops
  • All school programs, tours, and workshops are FREE for Southampton and Tuckahoe Schools 

School visits should be arranged in advance. For information please email, or phone 631-283-2118 x121

Professional Development


Please join us for a series of professional development workshops presented by Parrish and The Watermill Center in collaboration with NYSATA Region 10.

Tuesday, December 10, 9:30 am to 2:30 pm
Art and Language at the Parrish Art Museum and The Watermill Center
Spend the day mining connections between art and language with two art-inspired poetry workshops.

Thursday, March 19, 4 to 6 pm
Textile Workshop with Laurie Lambrecht at The Watermill Center
Explore color and texture with photographer and textile artist Laurie Lambrecht.


The Parrish Art Museum’s educational programming is supported, in part, by Milford D. and Janice B. Gerton; Bobbie Braun/The Neuwirth Foundation; the Institute of Museum and Library Services; May and Samuel Rudin Family Foundation; Long Island Community Foundation; The John J. McDonnell Margaret T. O’Brien Foundation; The New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; Patricia and David Rung; William Talbott Hillman Foundation; and Town of Southampton. Special thanks to the Art Spirit Foundation. Additional support for the Parrish education programs is provided by the Museum’s annual Spring Fling and Midsummer Party benefit events.