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The museum continues to attract major gifts and acquisitions to its new state-of-the-art facility in Water Mill, but the 2,700 works in its holdings are not all created equal.
    The Springs residence of Roger Ames and Elizabeth Bassine is an active place. On a recent afternoon, Mr. Ames’s daughter, Beth, and her boyfriend were working in the living room. Ms. Bassine returned from a walk with her son...
    If you’re fortunate enough to be on Maria Bowling’s email list then you are in for a parade of delightful images that arrive like little gifts, taken either in her back garden in Springs — a butterfly here, a...
    Canio’s Cultural Cafe is offering “Climate Change: A Way Forward,” a workshop put together by the Northwest Earth Institute, on four Thursdays in January, beginning next Thursday, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. The course...
    Actors take note: Center Stage at the Southampton Cultural Center will hold open auditions for Tracy Letts’s “August: Osage County” on Jan. 18 at 3 p.m. and Jan. 19 at 5 p.m. at the center. Winner of five Tony...
    The Hampton Theatre Company in Quogue is also opening a new production next Thursday. “Heroes,” translated from the French and adapted by Tom Stoppard from “The Wind in the Poplars” by Gerald Sibleyras, is...
    Center Stage at Southampton Cultural Center is premiering “Sex: What She’s Really Thinking,” a new play by Ilene Beckerman, next Thursday at the Levitas Center for the Arts. Conceived by Ms. Beckerman with...
New at Crazy Monkey     The Crazy Monkey Gallery in Amagansett is opening a new show tomorrow called “New Year=New Art.” Work by the gallery members Andrea McCafferty, Daniel Schoenheimer, Barbara Bilotta, June Kaplan,...
    An open rehearsal of “Lost Codes,” a work-in-progress by Ibrahim Quraishi, will be presented next Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Watermill Center, where Mr. Quraishi is currently an artist-in-residence.   ...