“The goal is to cross-pollinate local artists with writers and actors”
Tovah Feldshuh will be one of many South Fork actors performing in “The Painting Plays” on Saturday.

A rundown of what’s new in the East End art world
Glenn Horowitz, with Jess Frost, has taken up residence just a door away from his previous space on Newtown Lane in East Hampton. Durell Godfrey

Eric Fischl’s “Summer Dog Days,” from 1995, is on view at Guild Hall.

The work of three artists each is incorporated into these deconstructed and put-together-again surfboards. Neoteric Fine Art

Local culture news
Body Stories: Teresa Fellion Dance will be performing and holding classes across the South Fork this week.

Mr. Ludlam’s Ridiculous Theatrical Company was born and nurtured in a time of revolution and change for gay America
Isaac Klein and Trevor Vaughn star in the “The Mystery of Irma Vep: A Penny Dreadful,” directed by Kate Mueth at Mulford Rep this month. Durell Godfrey

The aim is to present great artists as human beings
The History of Art String Band will play at Guild Hall on Saturday night as a celebration of Jackson Pollock and a benefit for families affected by autism.

The Adventure Bandits Art Club, a collaborative that works with other talented young artists just starting out
Margaret Braun and Chloe Gifkins have organized a show at Nova’s Ark in Bridgehampton this weekend.

Guild Hall events

Local art news
April Gornik, whose work is seen above, is one of some 100 artists participating in the East End Hospice’s Box Art Auction.