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Vineyard landscapes from Martha Oakes at the Chilmark library

On exhibit at the Chilmark library are abstract watercolor landscapes by Martha Oakes. The San Francisco–based artist and textile designer has summered on-Island with...

‘Love, Gilda’ captures the genius of Gilda Radner

“Love, Gilda,” a documentary about comedian Gilda Radner, returns to the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center this weekend. The film was part of the fourth...

Summer favorites on view at Eisenhauer Gallery

After her busiest August in 20 years, Elizabeth Eisenhauer has taken a deep breath and hung her favorite art from the summer in her...

‘The Wife’ is a domestic drama of a literary marriage

“The Wife” opens this Friday, Sept.14, at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center. It stars six-time Oscar nominee Glenn Close and veteran actor Jonathan Pryce....

The Old Sculpin Gallery asks artists: How do you see ‘SHE’?

Billed as a revolutionary art show, “SHE” comes to the M.V. Art Association’s Old Sculpin Gallery on Saturday, Sept. 8. The goal is to...

Artist Jo-Anne Bates explores color and more

Explosions of color, barely contained by their jagged, black-lined borders, mark the work of Jo-Anne L. Bates, now at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center’s...

Family bonds explored in three Latin American films

Three films featured during the Martha’s Vineyard International Film Festival will screen this weekend as part of the festival’s schedule. “Loveling” from Brazil plays...

Around the world in six days — of film

Filmgoers can travel to 19 different countries at the annual Martha’s Vineyard International Film Festival. The festival runs from Tuesday, Sept. 4, through Sunday,...

Fred J. Hancock exhibit showcases the shape of shadows

East Chop is the subject for Fred J. Hancock’s watercolor and photography exhibit, “Life in the Shadows,” on display at the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse...

ART Gallery features potters Heather Goff and Bill O’Callaghan

Island potters Heather Goff and Bill O’Callaghan will join forces for an exhibit at the ART Gallery in Oak Bluffs, opening Thursday, August 30....

‘Puzzle’ puts together the pieces

Playing August 30 at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center, “Puzzle” is a quiet film that starts slow and comes together with feeling and charm....

The ‘Invisible Hands’ of child labor

Updated at 3:35 pm on August 23.“Invisible Hands” is a prizewinning documentary about child labor and trafficking, and it will screen at the Martha’s...

Conservation through the eyes of two artists at Sargent Gallery

Aquinnah’s Sargent Gallery has a mission to protect the rare and endangered elements of the natural world through conservation. Photographer Barbara Norfleet and plein...

Carol Brown Goldberg unearths a world of foliage

The Chilmark library welcomes the art of Carol Brown Goldberg in an exhibit titled “Extravagant Eden.” The awardwinning artist has on view 11 works...

A window into the life and music of Livingston Taylor

The Martha’s Vineyard Film Center will screen “Livingston Taylor — Life Is Good” on Wednesday, August 22, at 7:30 pm. The screening is a...

When the apple falls ‘Far from the Tree’

“Far from the Tree” screens this weekend at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center, and defies the idiom “The apple doesn’t fall far from the...

Hermine Hull’s little gallery has a big soul

West Tisbury’s Hermine Merel Smith Fine Art is quietly celebrating its 35th year. This summer, gallery owner Hermine Hull is showing her own work...

Louisa Gould Gallery celebrates 15 years with 15 artists

In one of her biggest shows yet, Louisa Gould is celebrating her gallery’s 15th anniversary with an exhibit of 15 artists called “15 @...

Susanna Styron’s ‘Out of My Head’ investigates the world of migraines

“Out of My Head” screens on Wednesday, August 8, at 7:30 pm in a special event at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center. Director and...

M.V. African American Film Festival sparks Island-wide conversation

Now in its 16th year, the Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival will bring over 60 films to the Island on Monday, August 6,...