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Eric Fischl's new paintings uncannily capture how people interact with art, so much so that many of the viewers of his paintings unconsciously echoed the stances and expressions of those depicted. Jennifer Landes photos
Man-made grassy knolls inside the fair made for a park-like atmosphere and viewers took time out there to relax.
Mr. Eliasson, left, was there with his "Little Sun" project, a lamp he designed for parts of the world without electricity that emits a bright light to read by that is rechargable from the sun for three years. Mr. Biesenbach wore one around his neck.
The "Little Sun" in its box.
Larry Gagosian held court in his booth with Richard Prince paintings in the background.
Tripoli Patterson, who has a Southampton gallery, and Yung Jake, an artist and his brother, stopped for a photo outside the Mary Boone booth. Artwork by Joe Zucker, who was Yung Jake's basketball coach at the Bridgehampton school, can be seen in the backbground.
New artwork by East Hampton's Barbara Kruger at Mary Boone.
"Wood burl" printing, a new process adopted by Chuck Close, was featured at the Two Palms Press booth.
Louis Vuitton pet carriers were just some of the lavish accessories sported at the fair.
Jeff Koons's egg-shaped present had a prime spot, with a John Currin painting in the background, at the Gagosian booth.

The interior of the Eric Firestone booth at Miami Project.
Mia Fonssagrives-Solow was well in evidence in the Firestone booth where her work was displayed on shelves.

Beth Rudin DeWoody and Edsel Williams attended the Monday night preview of UNTITLED in Miami Beach.
Graham Collins work was sold by Halsey Mckay at UNTITLED. Another of his works on view is "Concrete and Barbed Wire" from 2013.

Jeff Muhs of Southampton will be showing work at Beth McNeill's space at Aqua Art
Lloyd Ziff's images of Robert Mapplethorpe and Patti Smith will be at Danziger's booth at Pulse.
A selection of images from Harper's Books which will be shown at a salon in the Sagamore Hotel.
Yung Jake, an artist who grew up in Bridgehampton, will show in Miami in the "Affordable Care" show at Mana Wynwood through Sunday.

Willem de Kooning in his Springs studio in late 1983. Arnold Newman/Getty Images; artwork: Willem de Kooning Foundation, Artists Rights Society, New York

At Christa Maiwald's show, using a map as a guide to the portraits creates art about art.
Complementary diagonals created at the Thomas Moran show.
The light and Roy Nicholson's jacket bring out the warmer colors in the Thomas Moran painting.
Richard and Roseanne Barons stop to read James Schuyler's poem in Darragh Park's painting.
Did he coordinate ahead of time?
At the Moran show.
Pointing out the signature in an early Moran painting.
Walking back into summer at Guild Hall's "Landscape Selections from the Permanent Collection" show.

Edgar Wright, the director of “Shaun of the Dead,” “Hot Fuzz,” and “World’s End” sat with Brie Larson, one of Variety’s 10 Actors to Watch for 2013, during brunch at Nick & Toni’s on Saturday. Morgan McGivern, photos
The film "Free Ride" brought its screenwriter and director Shana Betz to the festival where it was shown. With her from left were Liana Liberato, Stephen Moyer, and Mark Larkham, the film's producer.
David Oyelowo, one of Variety’s 10 Actors to Watch, was recently seen in “The Butler” and “Middle of Nowhere.”
Adriana Shaw, the founder of herFlix posed with Sepideh Roozdar and Sara Anne Fingerman, at a brunch on Sunday at the Hedges Inn presented by Ms. Shaw’s company and New York Woman in Film and Television honoring the female filmmakers at the festival.
10) Elissa Shay and Scott Haze, a Variety Actor to Watch, enjoyed brunch at Nick & Toni’s on Saturday.
Jean-Ives Ollivier, the subject of the "Plot For Peace," took interviews at c/o the Maidstone on Sunday. The film is about the diplomatic negotiations behind the scenes to free Nelson Mandela from prison in the 1980s.
Former New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani was flanked by Jacqueline and Fred Stahl at the Chairman's reception on Saturday.
From left, the directors Edgar Wright and Richard Curtis discussed what it was like to work with Eric Fellner and Tim Bevan with Rajenda Roy, who moderated Saturday’s tribute to the partners and their company Working Title Films.
Local girls Tonia D'Angelo, Erin McKay, and Aubrey Lampkin at the Chairman's Reception.
The closing night party at SL East on Sunday in East Hampton marked the unofficial ending to a lively weekend. More films were screened on Monday, including "12 Years a Slave," the closing night film.

Stephen Frears's "Philomena" won the audience award for best narrative feature of the 2013 Hamptons International Film Festival.
"The Selfish Giant" won the Golden Starfish Narrative Feature award.
"Code Black" won the Golden Starfish for documentary.
"Desert Runners" won the Audience Award for best documentary.
Cam Gigandet and Anna Paquin in "Free Ride," winner of the Tangerine Entertainment Juice Award
Arnar chasing Ivar in "Whale Valley," winner of Golden Starfish Award for Short Films
Graffiti eye patches from "The Square," winner of the Victor Rabinowitz and Joanne Grant Award for Social Justice
Aaron Paul and Samantha Morton in "Decoding Annie Parker," winner of the 2013 Alfred P. Sloan Feature Film Prize
Jean-Yves Ollivier in "Plot for Peace," winner of the 2013 Brizzolara Famiy Foundation Award for a Film of Conflict and Resolution

Will Forte and the audience applauded Bruce Dern's performance in "Nebraska" on Sunday. Jennifer Landes
Will Forte, Bruce Dern, and Stacy Keach in a still from "Nebraska." Bob Odenkirk and June Squibb also star in the film.Paramount

Helena Bonham Carter engaged in a lively and revealing discussion of her life and career at Bay Street on Saturday. Jennifer Landes
She stars in "Burton and Taylor" with Dominic West, known here for his portrayal of McNulty in "The Wire," as Richard Burton.
The Taylor she portrays has just turned 50 and is uncertain of herself for perhaps the first time in her life.
Often Ms. Bonham Carter's channeling of the actress is uncanny.