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The East End Virtual Art and Cultural Events Calendar

A regularly updated calendar listing of daily virtual art and cultural events hosted by local organizations. These listings are in addition to the organizations' standing and archived activities and events not scheduled for a specific time. Unless otherwise noted, all events are free.

Oct 18, 2020
'When In Doubt, Do Something': The Harry Chapin Story

"Harry Chapin: When In Doubt, Do Something" will transport viewers of a certain age to a time that seems both comfortingly familiar and scarcely recognizable.

Oct 1, 2020
Salle Obscures but Encourages Meaning at Skarstedt Gallery

David Salle assembles images from multiple sources, layering them, and creating a larger meaning from the mixed messages and tropes. He continues this practice in the "Tree of Life" series on view at the Skarstedt gallery in East Hampton.

Oct 1, 2020
Lucien Smith on a Return to Rain in Southampton

Lucien Smith will discuss his "Southampton Suite," a follow up to his "Rain Paintings," which are on view at the Parrish Art Museum.

Oct 1, 2020
Sip and Sing and Other Bay Street Fall Offerings

Sip and Sing with Kyle Barisich and two new online theater classes at Bay Street Theater

Oct 2, 2020
The Art Scene 10.01.20

New fall art exhibitions at Duck Creek, Harper's Books, MM Fine Arts, and more, an Artists Alliance show at Ashawagh, and legal advice for artists.

Oct 1, 2020
Bits and Pieces 10.01.20

Guild Hall's virtual theater features a play by a former artist in residence and film screenings outdoors at SAC

Oct 1, 2020
'Salt Water People' Speaking Bonac

“Salt Water People,” a play that focuses on the King family at two key points in their lives, in 1991 and at the time of Superstorm Sandy, is informed in part by Peter Matthiessen’s book “Men’s Lives.”

Sep 24, 2020
Four From Frankenthaler at Phillips

The grand brick building where Phillips auction house has taken over was always a little awkward for retail, but it makes an exceptional gallery. The expansive interior walls offer a perfect setting for sweeping canvases such as the colossal Helen Frankenthaler "Off White Square."

Sep 24, 2020
How to Hold a Film Festival in a Pandemic

The Hamptons International Film Festival will go on this year, but won't be the experience of the past. Instead, films will be streamed or presented in drive-in screenings, conversations will take place in the virtual sphere, and some will be a combination of both.

Sep 24, 2020
A Show of Curatorial Sleuthing

A pasteboard box shown to Richard Barons some 40 years ago, which he recalled this year, became the basis for the current exhibition on display at the Moran Studio in East Hampton.

Sep 24, 2020
The Art Scene 09.24.20

Artist grants awarded, a figurative show in Sag Harbor, 1950s in focus at Firestone, and more

Sep 24, 2020