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Theresa Girard’s art speaks louder than words

For the past 10 years Louisa Gould has hosted an all-abstract show at her Vineyard Haven gallery, and she has found that the form...

Vaclav Vytlacil’s Vineyard scenes at the M.V. Museum

Among the impressive list of artists who spent time working on the Vineyard (Thomas Hart Benton and Jackson Pollock among them), one name —...

Hawaiian duo Mele’uhane will play at the Katharine Cornell Theater

Last year a couple of Hawaiian musicians touched down on the Vineyard for a brief visit. This week they are back for a more...

Monday Night Specials come to an end with ‘Dystopian Daze.’

A new play by actress Brooke Adams will complete the Vineyard Playhouse's series of Monday Night Special play readings. The dark comedy “Dystopian Daze”...

Poet Justen Ahren presents a collaborative project this weekend

 Martha's Vineyard poet laureate Justen Ahren is expanding his horizons with a new project that will incorporate poetry, music, photography, and video. The collaborative...

Two sisters share their porcelain and poetry

The work of Vineyard-based ceramicist Jennifer McCurdy requires contemplation. The appeal of her sculptural pieces comes from the beauty of the twisting shapes, the...

Meet Your Merchant: The Levandowskis of LeRoux

April and Michael Levandowski own and operate two stores on Martha’s Vineyard — LeRoux at Home, and LeRoux Gourmet — along with four off-Island...

‘Streetwise’ at A Gallery

Seeking a bit of an urban outlook after a summer on the Vineyard? Check out A Gallery's latest show, “Streetwise,” on exhibit from Sept....

Vineyard Arts Project hosts Public Theater group

One of the country's hottest playwrights is on the Island now working on new material while in residency at the Vineyard Arts Project (VAP)...

Kara Taylor: new work from winter travels

Wherever she travels, artist Kara Taylor seems to find magic, mystery, and myth. Collectors and other admirers of her work are familiar with the...

‘Who You See Here’ is a funny, smart, and witty production

Updated Aug. 22, 2017—Before a single word of dialogue is spoken in the new comedy currently playing at the Martha's Vineyard Playhouse, audience members...

Two artists, one established and one emerging, exhibit at the Field Gallery

The established and the emerging artist couldn't be better represented than by the current show at the Field Gallery in West Tisbury. The two...

Glenn Tunstull’s art and Richard Taylor book signing at Cousen Rose Gallery

“I'm more of an evolutionary artist than a revolutionary artist,” says Glenn Tunstull, who will be the focus of a solo show at the...

Catching the sunrise in artist Scott Terry’s landscapes

Having worked as a commercial fisherman for four decades, artist Scott Terry has enjoyed a unique perspective on the Vineyard landscape. “What I got...

Artist Liz Dexheimer brings what lies beneath to Behnke Doherty Gallery

The theme of reflection — in more than one sense of the word — is what artist Liz Dexheimer captures so well in her...

Come see Built on Stilts, where the dancing’s free

It's undoubtedly the most all-inclusive event of the Vineyard summer season: Built on Stilts, the two-week dance extravaganza, features dozens of dance troupes and...

James Lapine’s ‘Falsettos’ screens at the M.V. Film Center

One of the perks of the Vineyard summer season is the number of luminaries of the arts world who not only either live or...

The art of poetry

A couple of the heavy hitters in the poetry world will be on-Island this month. The Featherstone Center for the Arts will be hosting...

Find a story in Barbara Kassel’s symbolic oil paintings at A Gallery

Barbara Kassel combines the classical and the contemporary in a unique way. The artist, who splits her time between a loft in New York...

The Yard is the Island’s own dance retreat

In a recent feature story, the New York Times spotlighted the Yard of Chilmark as one of the nation’s top summer dance festivals, calling...