Recent Stories: Arts

Mark Segal
August 25, 2016
When Jill Musnicki says “I’m very much into nature,” it’s no wonder. A fourth-generation East Ender whose ancestors were Bridgehampton and Sagaponack farmers, the local terrain was her birthright. For the past five years, that legacy has informed her artwork.

When Jill Musnicki says “I’m very much into nature,” it’s no wonder. A fourth-generation East Ender whose ancestors were Bridgehampton and Sagaponack farmers, the local terrain was her birthright. For the past five years, that legacy has informed her artwork.

Star Staff
August 25, 2016
Kinnaman and Ramaekers in Bridgehampton will introduce Grace Coddington’s newly issued perfume, “Grace,” with a reception on Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m.

Kinnaman and Ramaekers in Bridgehampton will introduce Grace Coddington’s newly issued perfume, “Grace,” with a reception on Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m. Ms. Coddington, creative director-at-large for Vogue magazine, developed the scent with Adrian Joffe and Comme des Garcons Parfum.

Star Staff
August 25, 2016
A free concert by the Janice Friedman Jazz Trio will take place at the Montauk Library on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.

A free concert by the Janice Friedman Jazz Trio will take place at the Montauk Library on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Ms. Friedman, a jazz pianist and vocalist, will be joined by David Shaich on bass and Mike Campenni on drums for a program of their personal jazz favorites.

Star Staff
August 25, 2016
The Conservative Synagogue of the Hamptons will celebrate Shabbat tomorrow at 6 p.m. with a concert of klezmer music and a catered Shabbat dinner. The event will take place in the social hall of the Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Church in Bridgehampton.

The Conservative Synagogue of the Hamptons will celebrate Shabbat tomorrow at 6 p.m. with a concert of klezmer music and a catered Shabbat dinner. The event will take place in the social hall of the Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Church in Bridgehampton.

Star Staff
August 25, 2016
Jazz at Lincoln Center will return to the Southampton Arts Center for a free outdoor concert on Saturday at 4 p.m. The program takes traveling professional jazz ensembles to communities to lead interactive performances for students and families.

Jazz at Lincoln Center will return to the Southampton Arts Center for a free outdoor concert on Saturday at 4 p.m. The program takes traveling professional jazz ensembles to communities to lead interactive performances for students and families.

Star Staff
August 25, 2016
The Southampton Cultural Center will present “Broadway Beats,” an evening of Broadway-inspired singing and dancing by Our Fabulous Variety Show, on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. in Agawam Park. Picnics, blankets, and lawn chairs will be welcomed.

The Southampton Cultural Center will present “Broadway Beats,” an evening of Broadway-inspired singing and dancing by Our Fabulous Variety Show, on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. in Agawam Park. Picnics, blankets, and lawn chairs will be welcomed.

Mark Segal
August 25, 2016
See the mysterious paintings of Jennifer Cross at the Peter Marcelle Project in Southampton. Haunting interiors and landscapes, inhabited not by people but by dreamlike objects and images suggest narratives and pique the imagination. A reception is set for Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. An exhibition of painting and sculpture by Jeff Muhs will open today at Monika Olko Gallery in Sag Harbor and continue through Sept. 13. A reception will be held Saturday evening from 6 to 8.

Denise Gale at Ille

New work by Denise Gale, a painter who lives in Springs, will open today at Ille Arts in Amagansett with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. and will remain on view through Sept. 7.

Star Staff
August 25, 2016
The Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill will conclude its Jazz en Plein Air season with an outdoor performance by the Philippe Lemm Trio tomorrow evening at 6. Consisting of Mr. Lemm on drums, Jeff Koch on bass, and Angelo Di Loreto on piano, the group will draw from its repertory of traditional jazz, music influenced by progressive rock and classical, and their own arrangements of jazz standards.

The Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill will conclude its Jazz en Plein Air season with an outdoor performance by the Philippe Lemm Trio tomorrow evening at 6. Consisting of Mr.

Christopher Walsh
August 23, 2016
It's been 50 years since "Sunshine Superman" was number one on the Billboard charts. Donovan Leitch, the singer-songwriter and 1960s pop sensation, is being celebrated in Los Angeles on Sept. 2. He will open his tour here first, however, at Guild Hall on Aug. 30.

The nearness of summer’s end can inspire bittersweet moods, introspection, even melancholy. Beyond the South Fork lies a world lurching through multiple, mounting crises, while a presidential election campaign seems hellbent on surpassing all predecessors in the fear-and-loathing quotient. 

Mark Segal
August 18, 2016
It has been 16 years since supporters of East End Hospice first asked regional artists to create unique works of art from small, unadorned boxes that could be put up for auction to benefit the organization.

It has been 16 years since supporters of  East End Hospice first asked regional artists to create unique works of art from small, unadorned boxes that could be put up for auction to benefit the organization. 

Jennifer Landes
August 18, 2016
We are all accustomed to seeing boldface names associated with the South Fork: Alec, Jimmy, Gwyneth, Sir Paul, et al. Yet, there is something fresh and pulse-quickening about the faces and names of a different century: Pablo, Jean, Cole, Man Ray, Ernest, Scott, and Zelda lighting up the current exhibition “Living Well Is the Best Revenge: A Jazz Age Fable of Sara and Gerald Murphy” at Clinton Academy in East Hampton.

We are all accustomed to seeing boldface names associated with the South Fork: Alec, Jimmy, Gwyneth, Sir Paul, et al. Yet, there is something fresh and pulse-quickening about the faces and names of a different century: Pablo, Jean, Cole, Man Ray, Ernes

Star Staff
August 18, 2016
The world premiere of “Andromeda,” a production of Kate Mueth and the Neo-Political Cowgirls, will take place outdoors at the Montauk County Park from next Thursday through Aug. 28.

The world premiere of “Andromeda,” a production of Kate Mueth and the Neo-Political Cowgirls, will take place outdoors at the Montauk County Park from next Thursday through Aug. 28.

Star Staff
August 18, 2016
A Hip to Hip Theatre production of Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar” will be presented tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. in Agawam Park in Southampton. It will be followed by “As You Like It” on Saturday at the same time. The free program is being offered by the Southampton Cultural Center.

A Hip to Hip Theatre production of Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar” will be presented tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. in Agawam Park in Southampton. It will be followed by “As You Like It” on Saturday at the same time. The free program is being offered by the Southampton Cultural Center.

Star Staff
August 18, 2016
Migguel Anggelo and his band, the Immigrants, will perform a free concert on the outdoor stage of the Southampton Arts Center on Saturday at 6 p.m. The group has recently returned from Russia, where it shared a vibrant fusion of Latin and American culture in sold-out shows in concert halls and music festivals and performed at the home of the U.S. ambassador.

Migguel Anggelo and his band, the Immigrants, will perform a free concert on the outdoor stage of the Southampton Arts Center on Saturday at 6 p.m. The group has recently returned from Russia, where it shared a vibrant fusion of Latin and American culture in sold-out shows in concert halls and music festivals and performed at the home of the U.S.

Carissa Katz
August 18, 2016
When Edwina von Gal, the landscape designer who founded the Perfect Earth Project, throws a party, you can bet that the music will be top-notch, and the lineup for her nonprofit’s biennial family picnic and concert on Labor Day weekend is a case in point.

When Edwina von Gal, the landscape designer who founded the Perfect Earth Project, throws a party, you can bet that the music will be top-notch, and the lineup for her nonprofit’s biennial family picnic and concert on Labor Day weekend is a case in point. 

Mark Segal
August 18, 2016
The Hamptons International Film Festival’s 2016 Summerdocs series will conclude on Aug. 27 at Guild Hall with a 7 p.m. screening of “A Perfect Candidate,” a 1996 documentary by R.J. Cutler and David Van Taylor about the 1994 Virginia senatorial race between Oliver North, above, and Charles Robb.

The Hamptons International Film Festival’s 2016 Summerdocs series will conclude on Aug. 27 at Guild Hall with a 7 p.m. screening of “A Perfect Candidate,” a 1996 documentary by R.J. Cutler and David Van Taylor about the 1994 Virginia senatorial race between Oliver North, above, and Charles Robb.

Star Staff
August 18, 2016
The Parrish Road Show, the museum’s off-site series of summer exhibitions, will present “Permanent Transience,” an installation by Toni Ross, at Marders in Bridgehampton from Saturday through Sept. 5. Ms. Ross will be at the site on Sunday at 11 a.m. to discuss her work.

The Parrish Road Show, the museum’s off-site series of summer exhibitions, will present “Permanent Transience,” an installation by Toni Ross, at Marders in Bridgehampton from Saturday through Sept. 5. Ms. Ross will be at the site on Sunday at 11 a.m. to discuss her work.

Mark Segal
August 18, 2016
With Labor Day weekend just around the corner, patrons are flocking to Guild Hall for an innovative series of end-of-summer performances. Only a handful of tickets remain for “New York City Ballet On and Off Stage,” an intimate look at the ballet company hosted by Jared Angle, a principal dancer, tomorrow at 8 p.m. The evening will include commentary by Mr. Angle as well as excerpts from the company’s repertory performed by him and fellow dancers. Tickets are priced from $45 to $100, $43 to $95 for members.

With Labor Day weekend just around the corner, patrons are flocking to Guild Hall for an innovative series of end-of-summer performances. Only a handful of tickets remain for “New York City Ballet On and Off Stage,” an intimate look at the ballet company hosted by Jared Angle, a principal dancer, tomorrow at 8 p.m. The evening will include commentary by Mr.

Star Staff
August 18, 2016
“The Sonic Garden Party,” a presentation of LongHouse Reserve’s Junior Council, will take place Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the East Hampton reserve and sculpture garden.

“The Sonic Garden Party,” a presentation of LongHouse Reserve’s Junior Council, will take place Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the East Hampton reserve and sculpture garden.

Mark Segal
August 18, 2016
The Montauk Artists’ Association will hold its 22nd annual juried fine art show on the Montauk Green tomorrow from noon to 6 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Christopher Engel, an artist and teacher who incorporates Jungian philosophy and techniques in his arts workshops, will open at the Romany Kramoris Gallery in Sag Harbor, today through Sept. 1 at . A reception will be held Saturday afternoon from 4 to 5:30.

Solo Show at Fireplace Project

“Boxing the Compass,” a solo exhibition of work by Grear Patterson, will open at the Fireplace Project in Springs with a reception on Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. and remain on view through Sept. 18.

August 16, 2016
Christopher John Campion's performance opening for M. Ward at the Stephen Talkhouse brought him full circle to the night he first set foot there for a Buddy Guy show in 1988.

The first time I ever attended a show at the Stephen Talkhouse I was a young, typically clueless, and most of the time hammered 22-year-old frontman for an aspiring rock ’n’ roll band out of Huntington. My rock star dreams were first ignited then subsequently inflated by my great musical love in life, the Rolling Stones.

Star Staff
August 11, 2016
The Amagansett Library will continue its centennial-year celebration with a performance by Katherine C.H.E., a singer and library trustee, today at 6 p.m. in the community room.

The Amagansett Library will continue its centennial-year celebration with a performance by Katherine C.H.E., a singer and library trustee, today at 6 p.m. in the community room. A Nashville native, she will perform music from 1916, the year the library was founded, as well as songs from its 90th, 80th, 70th, 60th, and 50th anniversary years.

Thomas Bohlert
August 11, 2016
Two concerts with imaginative programming and outstanding performances marked the beginning of the Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival’s 33rd season. One was an overview of a great composer’s life and music, and the other was a sampling of shorter, lighter pieces that are not often heard.

Two concerts with imaginative programming and outstanding performances marked the beginning of the Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival’s 33rd season.

August 11, 2016
Studio or plein-air, Tile Club member or Abstract Expressionist, painters have praised the South Fork’s light across many disciplines and movements. All of them agree it casts a certain spell, and few places can match the body of remarkable artistic evidence we have to back it up.

Studio or plein-air, Tile Club member or Abstract Expressionist, painters have praised the South Fork’s light across many disciplines and movements. All of them agree it casts a certain spell, and few places can match the body of remarkable artistic evidence we have to back it up.