Arts & Leisure

‘FilmArts+Forum’ Shines Spotlight on Architecture, Horses and More

Jake Gorst has spent the past two decades researching and documenting midcentury modern architecture, including the work of his grandfather, architectural designer Andrew Geller. He also happens to be an Emmy Award-winning filmmaker.

Jennifer Skiff Finds Compassion in Nature

Jennifer Skiff will sign copies of her book on Friday, September 7, at 7 p.m. at the South Fork Natural History Museum, located at 377 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike in Bridgehampton.

Collectors, Creators and Makers: Fischl and Gornik Want to Hear from You

Artists Eric Fischl and April Gornik are moving forward with plans to transform the former Sag Harbor United Methodist Church on Madison Street into a flexible space for art and innovation.

‘Legs’ Owners Plead Guilty in Court

Guilty pleas were entered in Sag Harbor Village Justice Court on August 23 to “two sets of tickets” for zoning violations against Madison Street homeowners Ruth Vered and Janet Lehr for keeping the Larry Rivers “Legs” sculpture erected adjacent to their Madison Street house.

Amidst a Changing Tide, Donna Karan Settles in Sag Harbor

On any given day, Donna Karan takes a trip around the world — draped in fabrics from Italy and surrounded by furniture from Bali, Thailand and South Africa.

A Conversation With Stephen Wilkes

Stephen Wilkes will discuss his “Day to Night” series at the Tulla Booth Gallery in Sag Harbor on Friday, August 31, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Beauty Bobs Below the Surface at Roman Fine Art

Arguably, the most beautiful part of a boat remains hidden for most its life. Only when it comes out of the water does it come into view, propped up on supports or storage blocks, its functional purpose taking a backseat to its aesthetic one.

A ‘Typhoon of Music and Romance,’ Johnnyswim Comes to Westhampton PAC

Music had led to love, and onto marriage and children — and a collaboration that is stronger than ever as the duo Johnnyswim, who will perform on Saturday at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center.

‘The Summit Makes World Premier at Guild Hall

They call the play, “The Summit,” commissioned by Guild Hall in East Hampton, where it will make its world premiere on Friday, August 31, and question when progress should end, if it is always warranted, or even welcome.

Heavy Weights On View at Janet Lehr Fine Arts

Steven Klein, Willem de Kooning, Eric Fischl, Perle Fine — Janet Lehr Fine Arts is leaving summer behind with a bang. “Hampton Classics at Janet...

‘Artists Speak’ Wraps with Peter Spacek

Peter Spacek was born in Germany and raised in California. His love of drawing brought him to New York to pursue a career in editorial illustration. His love of surfing brought him farther east to Montauk.

The Edith and Bennett Band: Folk Music From Familiar Faces

Edith Gawler and Bennett Konesni are not only household faces and names on the East End, but they are household sounds.

Labor Day Art Show Rounds Out Summer Season

The summer isn’t over until the artists sing — or, rather, participate in the Southampton Arts Association Labor Day Art Show.

Doctorow Brings New Life to Folk Traditions

Caroline Doctorow’s childhood home was once filled with the music, melodies and messages of Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, Bob Dylan, and Richard and Mimi Fariña. And she never minded.

Art Is a Family Affair at Eastville Historical Society

At “Art — a Family Affair” at the Eastville Community Historical Society, community members gathered to see Mr. Ruffins’s artwork, as well as that of his late wife, Joan Ruffins, and daughter Lynn Ruffins Cave.

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A Conversation with Kasia Klimiuk and Anita Boyer

Kasia Klimiuk and Anita Boyer, the co-founders of Our Fabulous Variety Show talk about their new two-woman comedy show, being inspired by Cirque du Soleil and the importance of arts education. 

Savoring the South Fork en Plein Air

The “Summer Finale” exhibit at the Water Mill Museum acted as a call for their best work, and a third of the group pulled from both this past winter’s challenge and their archive to deliver — showing paintings, prints and drawings for the fourth year in a row.

Operatic History, Live, in “Don Giovanni in New York”

The upcoming performance of “Don Giovanni in New York” at Bay Street Theater will re-enact the events leading up to New York’s first Italian opera, while mirroring Da Ponte’s passion to spread opera in the New World.