Category | Arts

Say Cheese at the Parrish

Posted on 29 June 2014

In honor of National Camera Day, the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill will host a new event “Say Cheese” on Sunday, June 29, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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Under the Influence

Posted on 29 June 2014

The Sag Harbor Whaling Museum is currently hosting the exhibit “Under the Influence” until July 7.

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Stefanik Shows with SCCC Staff

Posted on 29 June 2014

John Stefanik of Sag Harbor is currently exhibiting his black and white photographs in a group show at the Elizabeth Fox Overton Gallery in the Riverhead Free Public Library.

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The Edge of Temptation

Posted on 29 June 2014

The Richard J. Demato Fine Arts Gallery in Sag Harbor will host an art opening for the new exhibition, “Edge of Temptation,” on Saturday, June 28, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

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East End Weekend: Highlights of June 27 – 29 Events

Posted on 27 June 2014

There’s a lot going on on the East End this weekend. Here are some highlights.

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The Secret Life of Long Pond Greenbelt

Posted on 25 June 2014

After a burglar repeatedly tried to break into her parents’ home, Jill Musnicki and her husband had the idea to install motion-sensitive cameras around the property to try to catch the crook red-handed. The police ended up catching the pilferer without the help of the cameras, but the security system she had set up inspired Ms. Musnicki to embark on an artistic investigation of her own.

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On View in East Hampton: FAPE Fills American Embassies with Art

Posted on 24 June 2014

Art needs no language to be understood; it communicates without spoken word.

This is the idea behind FAPE, the Foundation for Art and Preservation in Embassies, which aims to promote unity and open communication across cultures and countries by putting artwork in United States embassies across the world.

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Tom Stoppard’s “Travesties” Brings Belly Laughs to Bay Street

Posted on 24 June 2014

Strip teases, pie fights and Lenin. The three don’t normally go hand in hand, but playwright Tom Stoppard brings them together in “Travesties.”

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After 40 Years in Comedy, Richard Lewis is Still Insane

Posted on 18 June 2014

Richard Lewis’s inflection never changes. He doesn’t stray from his monotone, whether the topic is murder or birthday cake. He rambles on in the same raspy, somewhat disengaged tone. Yet everything he says is hilarious.

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Female Friendship, Literature and Obsession in “Shirley”

Posted on 18 June 2014

While writing “Shirley,” Susan Scarf Merrell worried for her protagonist, Rose. Rose is caught between the world in her own head and the real one outside of it in the novel, which examines themes of obsession, creativity and womanhood in the 1960s.

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