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Pop in to pop-up shop this weekend

If you're seeking Utopia, you better look fast. The Main Street, Vineyard Haven, store by that name popped up in February, and will be...

Artist Lucy Mitchell fills her curiosity cabinet

At one time, it was popular among the wealthy classes in Europe to collect and display natural and manmade wonders and display them artfully...

New poet laureate blends Vineyard with verse

This Sunday, April 22, the West Tisbury library will introduce the new town poet laureate to the public with its semiannual Community Poetry Reading....

Sarah Moore featured at the M.V. Playhouse ArtSpace

The latest exhibit at the M.V. Playhouse's ArtSpace features the work of Sarah Moore and is titled “Simply Bold.” The name references the inclusion...

Alison Mead honors fishing and farming in new exhibit

When photographer Alison Mead first moved to the Vineyard nine years ago, she felt somewhat uninspired artistically by the landscape. “I felt slightly disoriented...

A passion for printing

 “I found my medium late in life,” says artist Ruth Kirchmeier. The octogenarian West Tisbury artist has, for the past three decades, been fully...

Artist’s statement

Richard Limber has something to say on a lot of issues affecting the world today, and he expresses himself through art. A painter, musician,...

Music in the air

Spring is in the air, and over the next couple of weeks, music will be in the air in West Tisbury, and not just...

‘Icarus’ wins big

The documentary “Icarus” has all the elements of a spy flick, and has ties to Boston and Martha’s Vineyard via some the producers and...

Female faces

On the website for artist Timo-Nanda Elliott, he expresses his personal philosophy: “The trouble with perfection is, it's apt to be boring.” There's certainly...

The wonderful Wondertwins

The diverse appeal of awardwinning hip-hop dance duo the Wondertwins becomes obvious when you take a look at their performance history. From touring with...

Passion for painting and people

Artist Meris Keating has been painting since she was in high school. Having traveled extensively, she has captured nature scenes in the places that...

DIY publishing

Authors who self-publish their work are gaining more and more legitimacy every day. There are now countless success stories for self-published books, such as...

School on the rock

When Laura Walton moved to Martha's Vineyard last fall to take on the role of music teacher at the Edgartown School, what she discovered...

Apropos art

February is Black History Month and in celebration Pathways ARTS has hosted a series of relevant events. Beginning on Jan. 16 with an evening...

Wall Street to Main Street

This year the Louisa Gould Gallery is celebrating its 15-year anniversary. However, Ms. Gould's path in life has not always followed the exact timeline...

Painted puppies

Dogs come in all types and temperaments. So do Vineyard artists. And the two merged last weekend when Featherstone Center for the Arts hosted...

Growing our own

February is a great month to eat oysters. Not just because of their reputed aphrodisiac qualities (Casanova swore by the virility-boosting effects of oysters...

Creative living

Leah Crosby is a woman of many talents. She is a dancer and a choreographer, a musician and a singer, and now, with her...

Honoring Island veterans

When Dylan Spencer Kenney married a veteran, it opened up a new perspective for her. “I was born and raised in Greenwich Village,” said...