The appointments will take effect on Jan. 1

Richard Rutkowski

By Richard Barons
Author, Terry Wallace. Cappy Amundsen, right, outside his Sag Harbor studio about 1990 Photos Gordon M. Grant, Linda K. Alpern
Cone flowers and rudbeckias along the road
Cone flowers and rudbeckias along the road Abby Jane Brody

Included in the new awards was the Jeremy Nussbaum Prize for Provocative Fiction
Gabriel Nussbaum presented an award in honor of his father, the late Jeremy Nussbaum, at Guild Hall on Sunday night. Jennifer Landes

“In Your Dreams — Stevie Nicks,” documents the making of her 2011 album
Stevie Nicks discussed the making of her 2011 release “In Your Dreams,” documented in the film of the same name, on Sunday at the Bay Street Theatre. Jennifer Landes

Mr. Gere received the festival’s Golden Starfish Award for Lifetime Achievement in Acting
Richard Gere, center, with Hilaria Baldwin and Andrew Finkelstein outside Guild Hall on Saturday night. Morgan McGivern

"People are starving for something cultural that is a work of genius"
Morgan Vaughan Tristan Vaughan