The dark and the light side: Edgartown’s Antieau Gallery

Chris Roberts-Antieau calls me from a cemetery, somewhere in her home state of Michigan. A storm knocked out her power and cell reception the previous evening, but she is still jovial. She laughs. She has found a way to communicate with me, even though it meant traveling through a rather dismal place. Ms. Roberts-Antieau is […]

Louisa Gould Gallery features summertime in all its varied colors

Vineyard Haven is decked out for the season. From window boxes overflowing with blossoms and enticing window designs, to “Now Open” signs, there’s no mistaking the good news that summer is here. Gallery owner Louisa Gould dived into the spirit with her upbeat and colorful “Summertime” exhibit opening last Saturday, June 28. Four artists, each […]

Four artists join the ranks of environmentally conscious Gay Head Gallery

In its opening exhibit for the 2014 season, Aquinnah’s Gay Head Gallery, which has built a reputation for promoting environmental awareness and sustainability through art, features the work of four artists new to the gallery this year. The gallery, which is tucked into an Aquinnah hillside, packs some 25 artists into its small, three-room exhibit […]

Elizabeth Langer to exhibit at Martha’s Vineyard Film Center

In a show that will extend through July 20, lawyer-turned-artist Elizabeth Langer will display her work at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center’s Feldman Art Space. Now a part-time West Tisbury resident, Ms. Langer practiced law surrounding women’s issues in Washington, D.C., for 35 years before she decided to become a full-time printmaker, painter, and collage […]

Carol Bennett’s swimmers return to Eisenhauer Gallery in Edgartown

Elegant swimmers, paddle boarders, and sea creatures will float across the walls of the Eisenhauer Gallery in a show titled “Wet,” which features the water-themed works of Hawaii artist Carol Bennett. “It’s all about being wet and the peacefulness of being underwater, the coolness of the air and the sea,” said gallery owner Elizabeth Eisenhauer. […]

‘A Creative Life’ showcases the many talents of Ruth Epstein

Visitors spilled out onto the porch of the Pebble Gallery at Featherstone Center for the Arts Sunday afternoon, chatting and enjoying the late afternoon sunshine. Inside, art lovers and well-wishers surrounded Ruth Epstein, offering hugs and congratulations for this, her first gallery exhibition ever. A glance around the airy one-room gallery would suggest that this […]

Martha’s Vineyard Art Association adds new members, new works

After a jury of artists met to discuss entrance applications last summer, the Martha’s Vineyard Art Association (MVAA) officially welcomed three new artists into the group last Sunday, June 15, with the annual New Members Show at Edgartown’s Old Sculpin Gallery. The Island-inspired artwork of MVAA’s newest members, photographers Melinda Fager and Christopher Wright and […]

Students shine at Evening of the Arts

Young artists and performers displayed their talents at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) last Thursday, May 22, for the annual Evening of the Arts. Students took to the stage at the Performing Arts Center to entertain friends and family with song and dance, and the adjacent hallways were filled with paintings, photographs, ceramics, […]