Category | Arts

So, Let’s Talk About Your Wedding…

Posted on 12 January 2015

What do you remember about your wedding day? The weather? The food? The band? All of it probably left an impression. But if your wedding day was one fraught with family feuds, infighting and social pandering, chances are those are the memories that really stuck and are offered up in anecdotal form whenever the opportunity arises. After all, at the intersection of expectation and reality there lies a great tale.

The Affair Takes Top Honors at The Golden Globes

Posted on 11 January 2015

Ruth Wilson and Dominic West in “The Affair.”

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Sultan & Larsen Talk at The Parrish

Posted on 11 January 2015

On Friday, January 16 the Parrish Art Museum will host internationally renowned  textile designer, author, and collector Jack Lenor Larsen in conversation with Parrish Art Museum Director Terrie Sultan. The founder of the 16-acre LongHouse Reserve in East Hampton, Mr. Larsen will discuss the intersection of art, craft, and design. The program is planned in [...]

Artist Documents Sagg Pond by Dawn’s Early Light

Posted on 07 January 2015

We all have our places — those secluded spots on the East End which we return to time and time again in order to seek solace, find comfort, recharge our batteries or look for inspiration. For Christine Morro, that place is bucolic Sagg Pond. The coastal tidal pond is a favorite haunt of many Sag Harbor residents, but for Ms. Morro, it is the focus of her artistic expression and has been for nearly four years.

Bay Street Theater Celebrates The King with Tribute Concert

Posted on 07 January 2015

If Elvis Presley lives, he’ll be in Sag Harbor this Saturday for a celebration of his 80th birthday that will surely blow any fan of Rock and Roll – “King” or not – right out of the water.

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The Language of Light at The Parrish Art Museum

Posted on 07 January 2015

The Language of Light, a film performed in real-time by artist and filmmaker Cliff Baldwin, celebrates light, both man-made and natural, in all its myriad manifestations. It will be screened at The Parrish Art Museum, 279 Montauk Highway in Water Mill, on Friday, January 9 at 6 p.m. An original score accompanies the visuals provided [...]

Fleischer Brings Her Art to Almond

Posted on 07 January 2015

Acclaimed photographer and artist Francine Fleischer will host the next Artists & Writers Night at Almond, 1 Ocean Road in Bridgehampton, next Tuesday, January 13 at 7 p.m. In addition to an evening with Ms. Fleischer, the event will feature a family style three-course menu created by Almond executive chef Jason Weiner. Ms. Fleischer, a [...]

“Clybourne Park” Auditions Next Week

Posted on 06 January 2015

The Hampton Theatre Company will hold open auditions for “Clybourne Park,” Bruce Norris’s Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning drama about racism as experienced through the changing demographics of a midwestern city. Auditions are Sunday and Monday, January 11 and 12, from 5 to 7 p.m., at the Quogue Community Hall on Jessup Avenue in Quogue. Both union and non-union [...]

And You Thought Your Family Photos were Awkward

Posted on 23 December 2014

You may not want to admit it, but everyone’s got them — most likely hidden in the dark recesses of a dresser drawer or suppressed between the pages of some sticky photo album from a bygone era. Unless, of course, you’re Mike Bender. In which case you’ve made a business — and more recently, an art form — out of them.

East End Winters are Wonderland for Seals

Posted on 23 December 2014

We all know fair-weather folks who think local beaches are only vibrant and full of life in the height of summer. But those of us willing to brave cold temperatures and brisk winds by venturing out on winter beaches know that we stand a pretty good chance of seeing the East End’s most intriguing off-season visitors. We’re talking seals — potentially lots of them.