This year, LongHouse’s arts committee has made some bold and dramatic selections well suited for the unique environment.
Michelle and Melissa Vega enjoyed Sui Jianguo’s “Legacy Mantle (Mao Jacket)” at LongHouse on Saturday. Jennifer Landes
Kiki Smith’s “Women With Sheep” lie among the green leaves of a planted bed at LongHouse. Jennifer Landes
Grace Knowlton's "Spheres" in the dunesJennifer Landes
Takashi Soga "Eye of the Ring" from 2007Jennifer Landes
As long as the frost doesn't bite, many of the thousands of daffodils planted at LongHouse should be in their glory on Saturday.Jennifer Landes
Yue Minjun's "Contemporary Chinese Warriors" from 2005

In Sagaponack
Some of this year’s Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons showhouse designers posed on the steps of the thrift store in Sagaponack last week. Durell Godfrey

Three world-premiere plays this summer
Scott Schwartz, left, is directing Tovah Feldshuh and Wade Dooley in the world premiere of “The Prompter” at Bay Street Theater. Lenny Stucker

In East Hampton
Philip Glass will offer two evening concerts at Guild Hall in August. Fernando Aceves

Paintings by Will Teather, above, Frank Oriti, Margo Selski, Katie O’Hagan, Drew Ernst, and Mary Jane Ansell will be on view at RJD Gallery in Bridgehampton beginning Saturday. RJD Gallery

A primer for this year's Hamptons benefits calendar
Carolyn Lieberman found the perfect backdrop for her party dress at last year's Watermill Center benefit. Lisa Tamburini

A full listing of summer benefits from Memorial Day to Labor Day
At last year's Hayground School Chefs Dinner, Eric Ripert, right, was one of the guests honoring Jacques Pepin, left. Lisa Tamburini

One of Candace Hill Montgomery's recent weavings, which will go on view at the Sag Harbor Whaling Museum on Friday. Parrish Art Museum