Local culture news

The festival’s very first recording was released in June
The 2012 Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival will run from July 26 to Aug. 19 with 11 events.

“It’s more than a name change”
The Rebel Light

Local art news
Annie Wildey’s paintings of water will be on view at Kathryn Markel Fine Arts in Bridgehampton along with the work of Eric Blum and Dan Gualdoni.

Local art news
Christopher Engel’s work will be on view at Hampton Hang in Water Mill beginning Saturday.
By Ellen T. White
Some 100 artists from the South Fork are on view at the Artists Alliance of East Hampton show at Ashawagh Hall. Durell Godfrey
A series of July art fairs

By Tula Holmes
Scott Sandell, an artist and printmaker from Sag Harbor, is leading the effort to bring a graduate program in visual arts to the Stony Brook Southampton campus. “The Poet Apparently Jumped,” top right, and “Bjorkvik’s Pier” are two examples of his work. W.W. Burford
By Eric Salzman
Mark Mangini conducted the Choral Society of the Hamptons during the summer concert Saturday evening. Durell Godfrey
Guild Hall events