An energetic presence
Mickey Straus at home with an art collection that features South Fork artists such as April Gornik, Jennifer Bartlett, and Ross Bleckner. (On the wall above is one of Mr. Bleckner’s paintings.) Morgan McGivern

A sampling of the Bellport artist’s midcentury-style abstractions and later landscapes are now on view at Lawrence Fine Arts in East Hampton
It was in an unassuming cottage in Bellport, that real estate investors found a trove of paintings by Arthur Pinajian.

At the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill

At Quogue Community Hall

At the Levitas Center for the Arts at the Southampton Cultural Center

At the South Fork Natural History Museum

At the Ross School

At the Bay Street Theatre
The fifth SummerDocs series

Local art news
Art movers moved one of John Chamberlain’s late aluminum sculptures in place at Guild Hall on Monday. The piece, lent by Gagosian Gallery, is titled Mermaidmischief and was completed in 2009. Morgan McGivern