“Analyzing the Times” Painting by Diego Garcia + Private Dinner with artist at 7 Gerard Restaurant

Winning Bid: $600.00

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Painting by Diego Garcia “Analyzing the Times” 16″x 20″ and a private dinner at 7 Gerard Restaurant with the artist.

Diego Garcia touches on deep and intimate topics through his unique artistic vernacular. His paintings have brought him much praise such as being a Bethpage Best of L.I 2019 nominee for best painter and becoming a Huntington Chamber of Commerce L.I Young Professional Honoree. Diego Garcia received a “Creative Individuals” Grant from the Huntington Arts Council to fund this new exhibition.

7 Gerard Restaurant -7 Gerard’s menu centers around the custom mesquite wood-fired grill. The focus is clean, locally sourced New American cuisine with an emphasis on natural flavors and influences from around the world including Mediterranean and Asian dishes, with a wealth of gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian selections. With a seasonal menu, the new summer offerings include bright, vibrant foods made with fresh fruit and vegetables (think lots of pineapple, mango, watermelon, and beets), all coming from local vendors. Chef Eduardo Rivera realized his passion for cooking while studying psychology in college and changed course to pursue a career in the culinary arts in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, all around the country, and finally New York. Rivera has worked with renowned chefs such as Sean Brock, Michael Solomonov and mentor Chef Orlando Pagán, who served as the executive chef of the Michelin-starred restaurant The Village Pub.

Donated by: Eileen Kathryn Boyd

Valued at: $800

Dinner for four including the artist – expires by 1/30/21.