You begin to see them everywhere this time of year, trees and shrubs bundled in burlap as if they are presents. During the holiday season, they almost look normal, as if nature was saving its gifts for a later time. “Don’t open me until March 31,” the wrappings seem to admonish.
You can find your artistic gifts at the Small Works show at Ashawagh Hall in Springs on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Carly Haffner of Sag Harbor will show her new work at The Ripe Art Gallery in Huntington.
Sophia Brous and Carlos Soto, performance artists, will each share works in progress with the public on Saturday at the Watermill Center. Ms. Brous, an Australian performer who will be in residence at the center in January, will be gathering material from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for “Lullaby Movement,” a project exploring lullaby rituals from around the...
“I’m very uninterested in subject matter,” Eugene Brodsky told a recent visitor to his East Hampton studio, although he has also said that “the sources for my work start from images I come across.” In his artworks, things are what they seem, and yet there’s more than meets the eye.
David Slater will be opening his new show “Dreams, Ghosts, and Blue Moons,” at the Peter Marcelle Project in Southampton with a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Don't miss this unique and original artist. The Drawing Room in East Hampton will its “Winter Salon,” an eclectic installation of contemporary works by gallery artists juxtaposed with works...
Grace Coddington, author of “Grace: Thirty Years of Fashion at Vogue,” originally published in 2002 and just reissued by Phaidon Books, will be present for a book signing and sale of the book at the Antique Shop on Main Street in Bridgehampton on Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m.
Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor will present “The Vendettas: Rock and Roll Holiday Spectacular” on Saturday at 8 p.m. The band, made up of Jay Janoski, Dave Doscher, and Lenny Brentson, has been together for six years, refining its repertoire of ’50s jukebox hits, rockabilly rarities, and contemporary material.
The East Hampton Library will present “Gods and Monsters,” a 1998 film based on the last days of James Whale, the director of “Frankenstein” and “Bride of Frankenstein,” tomorrow at 4 p.m. Carter Burwell, who scored the film, will be present at the screening.
After opening a second location for his Southampton-based Tripoli Gallery this year in East Hampton, Tripoli Patterson might have been expected to do a larger than usual version of his annual “Thanksgiving Collective.” But few could have foreseen just how large that vision would become.
The Choral Society of the Hamptons will inaugurate its 70th anniversary season on Sunday at the Bridgehampton Presbyterian Church with performances at 3 and 5:30 p.m. Ottorino Respighi’s “Laud to the Nativity” will be the centerpiece of the program, which will also include shorter selections, among them medieval English carols, a Venetian...
It’s not too surprising to see that Susan Ecker spent an extra year studying art history after receiving her M.F.A. in drawing and painting. Her subject matter teems with classical, neo-classical, and postmodern references in the show now on view at the Peter Marcelle Project in Southampton.
The Quogue Library will show “Small Treasures,” an exhibition of small and intimate works by nine East End artists. A reception will be held on Dec. 12 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Ille Arts will reopen in the spring at a new location across the street at 171 Main Street.
The Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill will present “The Hamptons Get Mortified, Vol. 2” tomorrow at 6 p.m. Co-presented with Mortified NYC, “Mortified” is a stage show during which participants share their childhood writings, art, and/or media before a public audience.
The Christian Science church in Southampton will present its annual Christmas concert and carol sing on Saturday at 3 p.m. Ron Meixsell, a baritone, and Julie Ann Meixsell, a soprano, who live in Northport, will be the featured performers.