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Ross Bleckner's "Untitled" from 1995 Paddle8
Cornelia Foss's "Max and Flowers" from 2018Paddle8
April Gornik's "Hurricane Sea" from 2018Paddle8

Roy Lichtenstein's "Sea Shore," an oil and Magna painting on Plexiglas from 1964, is part of the Roy Lichtenstein Foundation's gift to the Whitney Museum of American Art. Roy Lichtenstein Foundation

"Chef Flynn" will conclude the HIFF SummerDocs series in August. Hamptons International Film Festival

A John Messinger work at the UNIX Gallery booth at The Photography Show

The Montauk radar tower when it was installed in 1958 East Hampton Star Archive
A scene from when Montauk was armed and dangerousEast Hampton Star Archive
An image from a trailer for "Montauk" posted on YouTube

An image of Dianne Benson in Issey Miyake silks from 1982 from her collection of Peter Hujar photographs, some of which are in this week's photography sale at Christie's auction house and on view through Thursday. Peter Hujar Photos
The Philip Glass Ensemble outfitted in clothes from Ms. Benson's Dianne B. store from 1984
"Ethyl Eichelberger for Dianne B. in Jean Paul Gaultier," 1981
" 'If Only I Spoke French' (Greer Lankton in Jean-Charles de Castelbajac sheets)," from 1983, is a lot of two images. The one on the right is featured on the cover of the Christie's auction catalog.
"Blanket in the Famous Chair," from 1983, from Ms. Benson's collection, is part of the "Peter Hujar: Speed of Life" exhibition at the Morgan Library.Peter Hujar Archive, LLC/Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York, and Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco

Christina Choe participated in the 2014 Screenwriters Lab, where her script for "Nancy," an award-winning feature film at this year's Sundance Film Festival, was honed. It is scheduled for release in theaters this year.

The Halsey McKay booth at the Armory Show during a quiet moment Ryan Wallace
The scene at Rental Gallery at NADA on Thursday with Joel Mesler second from the rightJennifer Landes
Michelle Stuart's "Palimpsests" at Leslie Tonkonow's space at Independent
Michael Goldberg's "Dune House I" from 1958 was painted during the eight-year period when he was in East Hampton. It is on view at Michael Rosenfeld Gallery's booth at the Armory Show.
Josephine Meckseper in Timothy Taylor's Independent space
A painting by Ryan Wallace at Susan Inglett Gallery's booth at NADA

Andrea Grover and Harris Yulin during the cocktail hour looking south from Rockefeller Center Dane DuPuis
The History of Art Band performing during the dinner, which honored Audrey Flack, center, singing and playing banjo.Dane DuPuis
Gail Sheehy and Michele CohenPatrick McMullan
The cast of Guild Hall's upcoming production of "Romeo and Juliet" had a red carpet moment.Patrick McMullan
Emanuele Fiore, Kelly Bensimon, and Richard SteinbergPatrick McMullan
Eric Fischl, the academy president, was a co-host for the evening.Patrick McMullan
Sheri Sandler, the recipient of the award for leadership, with Audrey Flack, who was given a lifetime achievement award in visual arts.Patrick McMullan
Arcmanoro Niles and Iris Smyles, two of Guild Hall's first artists in residence. Ms. Smyles was one of the evening's co-hosts.Patrick McMullan
G.E. Smith, a former music director of “Saturday Night Live” and an Amagansett resident, performed at Monday’s gala.Dane DuPuis
An amused Rainbow Room crowd, including the novelist Frederic Tuten, rear.Dane DuPuis

"Romeo and Juliet" by Franco Zeffirelli is one film adaptation of Shakespeare's play to be examined by HIFF in its master class on March 24 at Guild Hall.