Arts

At Guild Hall’s John Drew Theater

At the Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor

“Life Itself,” directed by Steve James
Chaz and Roger Ebert in a still from “Life Itself,” the opening film of the SummerDocs series, screening at Guild Hall on Saturday.

A series of lunchtime talks

Part of the company’s new mission is to ensure that the theater is seen as a year-round cultural center

FAPE is the leading nonprofit organization dedicated to donating works of American art to U.S. embassies

A minimalist approach, but a striking one
For Matt Kenny’s “Tower Commission,” the artist took trash bags, coated them with ink, and ran them through an etching press. The resulting prints were mounted on a wood panel painted with acrylic and sanded.
Adam Marnie’s “Recursions” installation consists of four panels of drywall with inkjet prints in red that have been carved into a geometric series.

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Laurie Anderson, Andrea Cote, and Maria Maciak enjoyed a lighter moment during a panel discussion on “Inspiration in the Arts” Saturday at the Pollock-Krasner House in Springs. Mark Segal

Other shows were “forgetting the person behind the craft.”
George Hirsch, left, inspected an apple tree with John Halsey of the Milk Pail stand at his orchard in Mecox.

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