Arts

A spellbinding film that chronicles the life of a singular man
George Plimpton looking pensive. Was he pondering a gig as a bartender?
A young George Plimpton reading at home

At the Hampton Library in Bridgehampton

At the Rogers Memorial Library

At The Watermill Center

At the Quogue Community Hall

At the Montauk Library

At Gurney’s Inn

A new installation on view in the Children’s Museum of the Arts in Lower Manhattan
Almond Zigmund’s “Plane Sight” alters an unusual space with visual points of reference.

Local art news
A visitor contemplated a painting at Plein Air Peconic’s exhibition last weekend at Ashawagh Hall in Springs. Durell Godfrey

A visit to the Merediths’ house, in Springs, is akin to stepping through more than a century’s worth of culture
George and Beth Meredith are collectors of paintings, sculpture, books, photography, and more. Above, Mr. Meredith discussed the artists represented in their extensive collection, in which local artists are emphasized. Durell Godfrey Photos
George and Beth Meredith’s art collection includes Randall Rosenthal’s “Steve McQueen,” carved from a single block of Vermont white pine.