Art opening supports swim scholarship

From left: Tony Shalhoub, Brooke Adams, Warren Long, Patricia Heaton, Rob LeMond and gallery owner Leigh Hamilton. Photo by Felicia Martinez

The Hamilton Galleries in Santa Monica held a fundraiser to benefit the Rob LeMond swim scholarship as part of its opening reception for the exhibit, BeacH2O. The scholarship provides a surf camp and swimming lessons for young children in need of financial assistance.

The exhibit includes oil paintings showing “a passion for the beach-life ethos” from artists Brooke Adams, Warren Long and Dan Shupe. It will be on display through June 20.

The Hamilton Galleries is located at 1431 Ocean Ave. in Santa Monica. For more information, call 310.451.9983 or go to