Category | Arts

The Art of Seaweed

Posted on 02 September 2014

Dr. Larry Liddle initially didn’t intend for it to be art; it was science, another method for him to learn more about and document his findings. But some 50 years later, Dr. Liddle has found the beauty in seaweed by pressing the plants onto paper and turning them into works of art.

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YA Author Comes to Hampton Library to Share Malala’s Story

Posted on 01 September 2014

Nobel Peace Prize nominee Malala Yousafzai first began to receive books written by young adult author Rachel McCormick while the Pakistani teenager was recovering after she’d been shot in the head in October 2012 by a member of the Taliban, who boarded her school bus and tried to assassinate her for championing girls’ rights to education.

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League of Women Voters Trip to the North Fork for a Fall Festival Fling

Posted on 01 September 2014

After visiting Sylvester Manor on Shelter Island, the Main Street revival in Riverhead and sightseeing around Sag Harbor, the League of Women Voters is hitting the road again, this time traveling to the North Fork for a Fall Festival Fling on Tuesday, September 16.

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Garden Conservancy Open Days Program

Posted on 01 September 2014

A welcoming party of bright, yellow flowers shows where the Biercuk and Luckey property begins on Sayres Path in Wainscott. The flowers draw a visitor in, and the lush foliage, waterfalls and evergreens of the jungle-like garden make one want to stay.

Sag Harbor Teen Excels at Local Art Program

Posted on 01 September 2014

Sag Harbor teenager Luca Vermeer went to Williamsburg, Massachusetts, for two weeks this summer and returned with a new skill. Ms. Vermeer studied innovative mediums of arts and crafts at Snow Farm Summer, a program of The New England Craft Program.

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Howard University Gospel Choir in Bridgehampton

Posted on 01 September 2014

The pews of the Bridgehampton Presbyterian Church will be alive with music on Saturday, September 6, when the Howard Gospel Choir of Howard University visits Bridgehampton.

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East End Weekend: Labor Day Highlights

Posted on 29 August 2014

With the East End at full capacity this Labor Day, what better way to unwind from a crazy summer than with a little party hopping? Here’s our highlights of what to check out this weekend.

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A Public Display of “Love”

Posted on 29 August 2014

“LOVE,” a sculpture by Dorothy Frankel of Noyac, will be installed in front of the Coronado Public Library in Coronado, California.

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The Captains, Mates and Widows of Whaling Return to Sag Harbor

Posted on 26 August 2014

Some of the subjects of Sabina Streeter’s portraits visited her Madison Street studio over the winter, while others haven’t been in the building for nearly 200 years.

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Chariots of Firefighters: The Practice of Firematic Competition in New York State

Posted on 26 August 2014

Award-winning—and Sag Harbor Express—photographer and journalist Michael Heller has continued his documentation of the friendly competition of fire departments in “Chariots of Firefighters: The History and Practice of Firematic Competition in New York State—Volume II: The Practice.” “Volume I: The History” was published in 2009.

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