At the Montauk Library

at the Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor

At the Rogers Memorial Library in Southampton

At the Clinton Academy in East Hampton

By Scott Chaskey
Local art news
“Solitude,” a photograph by John Todaro, will be on view with the prints of Annie Sessler in the show “East/West” at Ashawagh Hall in Springs.

“Red, Black & Silver” Cooper Square Press

One look at Joshua Hadar’s rendering of a willow welded in stainless steel piping prompts a sense of wonder
Josh Hadar working on his bike and tree sculptures in a studio in SoHo.
A birch tree from “The Grove,” an installation at the Intercontinental Hotel in Times Square.
The completed version of the willow in Springs.
A dedicated environmentalist, Josh Hadar uses solar power in some of his tree and bicycle works.

The exhibition is presented in two sections, one reflecting life “upstairs,” as lived by the gentry; the other, the environment of the servants “downstairs.”
An opera coat from 1918 and a vintage Victrola from “Downton Abbey Style in Southampton: 1900-1920.” Mark Segal
A lavender dress from around 1900 reflects the disappearance of the corset and bustle.

A local musical phenomenon
The guitarist Kerry Kearney, left, was so taken by Casey Baron and his cigar-box guitars that he asked the 13-year-old to open his next performance. Eric Fieldstadt