Arts

Alec Baldwin will host the event and lead a discussion with Ms. Kennedy and Stuart Herrington

Mini-concerts in Southampton

At the Parrish Art Museum

At the Montauk Library

At the Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor

Toasts, part of the African American oral tradition, are narratives of often urban and always heroic events, traditionally performed in pool halls, bars, and prisons

Local art news

As in all homegrown events that began casually and humbly, the Hamptons could not leave the game alone
Randall Rosenthal’s trompe l’oeil sculpture “Sweet Memories” looks like a scrapbook but is actually carved from wood and painted.

“Contact” is a dialogue between two artists whose lives and vision have become entwined
In “Protein Painting 3‚” from this year, Gregory Edwards replicates actual protein structures and embellishes them with his own mark making.
Alisa Baremboym’s “Strainer Suspension,” from 2014, has both an implied aesthetic and a utilitarian purpose that appears to be confounded or thwarted.

While much was made of Gaga’s collaboration with Jeff Koons, a more satisfying union has occurred with Robert Wilson
Andrea Solari’s “Head of St. John the Baptist” has been co-opted by Robert Wilson for his series of video portraits of Lady Gaga.