Local art news

“When people wear them, they often say that they feel empowered”
Linda Stein showed off a nearly complete, custom “bullyproof” vest while she proudly donned one of her own. Larry LaVigne II

Guild Hall events
“Western Wall” by Frank Wimberly will be in one of four art shows opening at Guild Hall this weekend. Gary Mamay

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