Skip to main content


Bridgehampton's Summertime Chamber Music, Safely

This weekend, the Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival normally would have begun its annual summer concert series, as it has for 36 years. But aside from the heat, this summer is anything but normal. Fans of the series, however, will be able to hear five hourlong performances in the comfort and safety of their home or garden beginning Sunday.

Jul 23, 2020
Hamptons Film Drive-In's Last Picture Show

Hamptons Film Drive-In at the Hayground School in Bridgehampton will screen its last week of movies next week: a remake of "The Parent Trap," the original "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," and a brand-new SummerDoc, "Made You Look: A True Story About Fake Art."

Jul 23, 2020
Visions of a World in Crisis

Guided by the conviction that artists are the antennae of society, Mr. Kratz, a painter and president of the New York Academy of Art, and Ms. Roach, who is the director of the Flag Art Foundation in New York City, began to solicit artists' thoughts on living and working during quarantine and what life would be like afterward.

Jul 23, 2020
It Was Bound to Happen: The Hamptons Virtual Art Fair

Southampton's Rick Friedman is back with the Hamptons Virtual Art Fair, which will launch at noon Thursday on its website and continue through Sunday. It will return again over Labor Day weekend.

Jul 23, 2020
Bits and Pieces 07.23.20

More drive-in films courtesy of Sag Cinema and a drive-in concert, live onsite programs at the Parrish, more classes at Bay Street, and much more

Jul 23, 2020
The Art Scene 07.23.20

New shows at Pace, Drawing Room, and Eastville, a book signing in Sag and a new gallery for art and design.

Jul 23, 2020
Fairy Tale Art 'Trove' Was Not Quite as Reported

An article described the discovery of a "forgotten trove" of artworks with values estimated at $100,000 to $1 million at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital, the sale of which was destined to "bring them lifesaving cash" and help save them from millions of dollars of debt. It sounded like a fairy tale, and, according to the hospital, it is.

Jul 22, 2020
The Complexities of Ai Weiwei at LongHouse

The placement of Ai Weiwei's "Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads: Bronze" at LongHouse Reserve earlier this month involved flatbeds, a crane, brute force, and extreme care.

Jul 16, 2020
How to Have an Antiques Show in the Virtual Era

The East Hampton Historical Society's annual Antiques and Design Show has adapted itself and its preview cocktail party for the season of the virtual benefit.

Jul 16, 2020
The Art Scene 07.16.20

Leiber reopens, Clothesline returns, LongHouse has an auction, new Montauk galleries, and new shows all over

Jul 16, 2020
Bits and Pieces 07.16.20

More films al fresco in Bridge and South, Palm Springs comes to Zoom via the Southampton Arts Center's design tour, and a virtual jazz concert

Jul 16, 2020
Have Art and Shed, Will Travel

"In a sea of knotted sweaters and blue-chip galleries, we're here," Hadley Vogel said of East Hampton Shed. "There's so many pop-ups with galleries from the city, but a truly alternative space doesn't really exist out here anymore."

Jul 9, 2020