Local Art News
Steven Kinder’s “Natural Forces” exhibition will open at the Sara Nightingale Gallery in Water Mill on Saturday.

A serious and concerned chronicler of the dwindling population of big-game wildlife in Kenya
Peter Beard’s “Montauk Diary” will be shown as part of “Peter Beard: Last Word From Paradise,” opening at Guild Hall this weekend.

In Southampton Village

“JT LeRoy” was the creation of Laura Albert, who at the time of her unmasking had written a decade’s worth of articles and books under the name of what she called her “avatar.”
JT LeRoy, alias Laura Albert, will be the focus of the first SummerDoc of the season.

At the studio in Wainscott

A two-day master class in acting with Alec Baldwin and Bethany Caputo on July 11 and 12

The new position has an element of déjà vu for Ms. Kirwin
Amy Kirwin enjoyed an unseasonably warm spring day on the front steps of the Southampton Arts Center, where she was recently named director of programs. Corinne Lavinio

By Kurt Wenzel
In “The Forgotten Woman,” Ashlie Atkinson, who plays an opera diva, Mark Junek, Darren Goldstein, and Robert Stanton gather in a Chicago hotel room where her life begins to unravel. Lenny Stucker
These new works include abstracted textural elements that hint at an undisclosed meaning
Toni Ross’s simple compositions of rudimentary shapes evoke universal truth and deep emotional associations. Photos by Jenny Gorman

A tasting menu of avant-garde dance, opera, and visual art
"Constellation in Red, Yellow, and Blue" by G.T. Pellizzi will be installed at the Watermill Center beginning Saturday. G.T. Pellizzi