Arts

Robert Harms bides the time, season by season, absorbing his surroundings through eyes that transmute the air and landscape into a distillation of time and place
"Noyac,” 2013

Robert Harms bides the time, season by season, absorbing his surroundings through eyes that transmute the air and landscape into a distillation of time and place
"Noyac,” 2013

At the Southampton Cultural Center
Fei-Fei Dong

At Guild Hall

Written in 1924 and premiered in London the following year, “Hay Fever” revolves around the four members of the eccentric Bliss family

Local art news
Jim Condron's "old people, with other old people, are not so old" from 2015

The Montauk Music Festival has grown to draw many visitors to the hamlet on the weekend before summer’s unofficial start
Swamp Cabbage, a duo featuring Walter Parks and Jagoda, will perform three times at the Montauk Music Festival. Jon Waits

Kathryn Lynch paints recognizable things, and she always has. “I never switched styles — I need to hook onto reality.
Kathryn Lynch has completed a multitude of small paintings since she moved into her Red Hook studio in September. Mark Segal
Coecles Harbor is one of the Shelter Island locales that Kathryn Lynch has painted while summering there.

The show includes three paintings from the 1960s, all strong examples of the influence of Spanish abstraction, or Informalismo‚ which led to rather dense and heavy compositions, hinting at recognizable forms
“Perfil infinito,” oil on linen from 1966, was painted in Spain before Joan Semmel returned to New York and took up her more well-known figurative painting. Alexander Gray Associates; 2015 Joan Semmel/Artists Rights Society
Installation viewAlexander Gray Associates
"Centered" from 2012 Alexander Gray Associates; 2015 Joan Semmel/Artists Rights Society
Installation viewAlexander Gray Associates

An exhibition opening this week devoted entirely to his source material
An exhibition of Chuck Close photographs will feature a few of his departures from the figure, as in “Anthurium‚” from 1987.