Heath hens now appearing at the M.V. Museum

No animal more captures the hearts of longtime Vineyarders than Booming Ben, the last of a once lively species of fowl called the heath...

Poetry inspires art at Featherstone

A poetry-inspired gallery show is a natural fit for Featherstone Center for the Arts. Perhaps best known for their classes and exhibits encompassing the...

Elizabeth Dourian takes her photography to the next level

There’s no shortage of idyllic photographs of the ocean surrounding Martha’s Vineyard. In her show, Eyes of a Bystander, high school senior Elizabeth Dourian...

Tom Mullins’ art knows no bounds

Though he may be limited physically, artist Tom Mullins' creativity knows no bounds. Mr. Mullins only started painting after he was diagnosed with Parkinson's...

Children use art to define their rights

More than three dozen young artists, ages 2-18, gathered for an artists’ reception at Featherstone Center for the Arts on April 7. Parents, teachers,...

Purposeful art: Stan Murphy’s Island in transition

Art that endures shares at least one thing in common. Ancient Romans called it res ipsa loquitur — the thing speaks for itself. Specific...

Express yourself

The word “protest” conjures up emotion, memory, and sometimes outrage. Featherstone Center for the Arts offered more than 30 artists the opportunity to express...

Gardens filled with imagination are cultivated at Pathways

If you have any interest in gardening, landscaping, or the environment in general, Pathways is the place to be this Friday, March 24, when...

Through her lens

As a student at Georgetown High School, Teresa Kruszewski dreamed of moving from the small town north of Boston and following her passion: working...

Brandy Wight spearheaded Granary Gallery

Brandon (Brandy) Wight, cofounder of the Granary Gallery and West Tisbury’s first recognized centenarian, died Feb. 26 at his home in Florida. He had...