Arts

By Ellen T. White
Dan Colen's Hard Day's Night, 2011, trash and paint on canvas
Dan Colen's Hard Day's Night, 2011, trash and paint on canvas
“The most ambitious wildlife conservation project ever undertaken.”
Mary Ellen Hannibal writes about how important connected spaces are to wildlife in “The Spine of the Continent,” just published by Lyons Press. Richard Morgenstein

By William Roberson
Erica Heller Daniel Melamud
The “first illustrated history of Long Island’s modern architecture.”
The south facade of the Renny and Ellin Saltzman house in East Hampton, designed by Richard Meier in 1971 Ezra Stoller/Esto

The Swedish-born poet spent much of her adult life on the East End

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The photography of Ricardo B. Sanchez can be seen at the Tulla Booth Gallery in Sag Harbor through Oct. 10.

The end-of-summer party has taken place for 27 years at various locations
Joe Lauro auctioned some of his rare music memorabilia at a recent fund-raiser held in his barn on Shelter Island. His next project is Saturday’s Beach Blast. Carrie Ann Salvi

I was immediately enthralled by this bit of agitprop theater
“Cloud Life,” a painting by Eric Dever, inspired a play of the same name by Joe Pintauro and was onstage during its reading on Saturday. Gary Mamay

Kelley was a master of the decrepit, the forlorn, the scatological, the cruelly cast off
A group of pieces and projections from Mike Kelley’s “Kandor” project takes up the bulk of the south wing of the Watermill Center. Lovis Dengler