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.

Alice Hope, an East Hampton artist, has found both meaning and aesthetic pleasure in metal tabs
An engraved aluminum sculpture, left, in the shape of a can tab. A box spring, right, was nickel-plated and festooned with ball chains and red tabs from Budweiser cans.

Poetry Pairs at Guild Hall’s John Drew Theater

At the Bridgehampton Community House

At 230 Elm in Southampton

At Guild Hall’s John Drew Theater

At the Rogers Memorial Library in Southampton

At the Bridgehampton Museum’s archives building

At the Southampton Cultural Center
The Counterclockwise Ensemble