Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty Agents Create Original Whale Art to Utilize Marine Debris

Posted by Kathleen Caputi — July 18, 2017

1500400465COLD SPRING HARBOR, NY - The shoreline of Long Island’s North Fork recently got a cleanup, thanks in part to the efforts of the Cutchogue, Greenport and Love Lane Mattituck offices of Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty, one of the nation’s leading realtors.  The Daniel Gale Sotheby’s team, partnering with Cornell Cooperative Extension, combed the shoreline collecting all sorts of marine debris.  But their support of the Cornell Cooperative Extension did not end with the beach cleanup, as their entire briny haul was not destined for the garbage heap.  After the beach cleanup, the agents participated in an Upsculpt Workshop ©. Upsculpt is the act of repurposing upcycled materials to sculpt environmentally conscious art, in this case, whale sculptures fashioned from the beach debris. The resulting whale sculptures will be auctioned off at the Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Taste + Tour Fundraiser on August 18, 2017 and 100% of the proceeds will be donated to Cornell Cooperative Extension.

For the time being, the whales are on display in the Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty North Fork offices’ window this summer.  Windows were designed by local artists Giuliana Buono, Juliane Van Gorden, and Nina Lentini.


About Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty

Founded in 1922, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty consistently leads the nation in achieving one of the highest average sales prices in the country.  Daniel Gale Sotheby’s is a $3.1 billion dollar organization with 900 sales associates in 28 offices spanning Long Island and Queens.  Services include a Relocation Division, an award-winning Marketing & Technology Department, a Development Marketing Group, Commercial and Rental Divisions; and Ambassador Abstract Title company.  The Sotheby’s International Realty® affiliate for Long Island and Queens since 1976, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s has gained national and international recognition, including top honors worldwide.  In addition to its place on the Regents Board of "Who's Who in Luxury Real Estate," Daniel Gale Sotheby's International Realty is on The Broker Council of Real Trends, The Asian Real Estate Association and The Realty Alliance (comprising some of the real estate industry's most influential companies with participation "by invitation only").  For more information, visit www.danielgale.com.

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