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Darius Yektai’s painting “Church on Hill”

By Mac Griswold
Edward and Patricia Shillingburg
Mr. Liss was selected by Ned Smyth for the Parrish Art Museum’s recent “Artists Choose Artists” exhibition
Rick Liss in his Amagansett studio Morgan McGivern

“Biloxi Blues” is one of Neil Simon’s most personal plays
Sawyer Avery is directing and acting in a staged reading of “Biloxi Blues” at Guild Hall. T.E. McMorrow

At Center Stage at the Southampton Cultural Center

At the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill

At the Tucson Symphony Center

Timothy Simonson and Kathleen Chalfont in a scene from Clare Coss’s play “Dr. Du Bois and Miss Ovington.” Ronald L. Glassman

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A detail of José Carlos Casado’s installation “Sacrifice” Jennifer Landes

Exhibition highlights the work of kindergarten through eighth-grade artists
Abigail Loos, a home-schooled eighth grader, wore clothes similar to her colorful drawings at the exhibition opening on Saturday. Morgan McGivern
Austin Brown held a sculpture of his pet German shepherd.Morgan McGivern
Zoe and Maya Leathers and Willow Muchnic, in front of pictures by Maya's second-grade class at the John M. Marshall Elementary School.Durell Godfrey
Aiden Genender played guitar during the opening festivities.Durell Godfrey
Tom Desmond posed with a favorite piece.Durell Godfrey
This viewer appeared influenced by the work, portraits in the style of Modigliani by Sagaponack students.Durell Godfrey
Anika Petruccelli pointed to her work, part of a collection of portraits on recycled CD cases by John M. Marshall Elementary School third graders.Durell Godfrey