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‘Magnetic Flux’ in the new Knowhere Center

In 2016, New York City first opened the World Trade Center Transportation Hub, a replacement for the PATH train station in Lower Manhattan that...

Thoughtful folk art and rustic wares at Althea Designs

You may have seen Althea Freeman-Miller's distinctive block prints at the Scottish Bakehouse, or if you visited the Artisans Festival or Chilmark Flea Market...

Sculptor Steve Lohman’s playful exhibit ‘That’s All Folks’

Much of the work that wire sculptor Steve Lohman is known for is on a fairly large scale. He creates three-dimensional line drawings writ...

Bold new works at the Eisenhauer Gallery

The Eisenhauer Gallery in Edgartown has always been known for the diversity of the work on display. From abstract to realism, from landscapes to...

Two new women artists join Knowhere Gallery this season

This summer, Oak Bluffs’ Knowhere Gallery, now in its sophomore year, is showcasing the work of a handful of women artists. Joining the forces...

Winter Street Gallery makes its debut, showcasing contemporary art

A unique sort of gallery made its debut in Edgartown last month, and it's already created a good deal of buzz on the Island....

Picture this

During the depths of the Great Depression, the U.S. government helped support the arts by employing hundreds of artists through the WPA (Works Progress...

Don’t become complacent

I live part-time in NYC, in the heart of midtown Manhattan. The past few months have been very challenging. The city was dealt a...

Hannah Moore has her first exhibit at the Field Gallery

Hannah Moore first met Field Gallery director Jennifer Pillsworth officially, as artist and gallerist respectively, when the former was attending an exhibit of her...

Capturing summer’s look and feel

While Louisa Gould may be facilitating safe social distancing practices at her Main Street gallery in Vineyard Haven, that doesn't mean that the walls...

Photographer Benjamin McCormick shows us what’s ‘under the surface’

You can't possibly walk past Benjamin McCormick's Under the Surface Gallery in Menemsha without being drawn inside by the colorful photos featured both on...

Art installation visits the past, and the here and now

Paul Lazes, a Martha's Vineyard resident, and his brother Rick Lazes, a sculptor, music and film producer, and inventor from North Carolina, recently collaborated...

Artisans adapt

Artists and artisans have to be flexible these days, especially those on the Vineyard whose primary sales outlets, the Chilmark and Featherstone Flea Markets,...

Vineyard variety

This year, in lieu of its annual summer gala, the Martha's Vineyard Playhouse is hosting a virtual benefit featuring many of the actors, writers,...

Cousen Rose Gallery welcomes new artists into the fold

The Cousen Rose Gallery in Oak Bluffs is open for business as usual. The popular Circuit Ave. gallery will continue to feature a wide...

Art and ideals

Actress Brooke Adams may be best known for her appearances in a variety of movies (including “Days of Heaven” and “Invasion of the Body...

Trio of Island galleries welcome visitors to summer exhibits

This summer, it may be harder to find indoor things to do on the Island, but luckily, art lovers won't be at a loss...

55Plus: Passion for painting

Edgartown resident Olga Church has an impressive list of accomplishments to her credit. After earning a doctorate in nursing from the University of Illinois,...

Kara Taylor brings her experiences to life on canvas

For the past six years, artist Kara Taylor has been splitting her time between the Vineyard and South Africa, creating images inspired by her...

Louisa Gould Gallery sails into summer with first exhibit of the season

The Louisa Gould Gallery has officially opened for the summer season. Last Monday, June 8, the first day that Phase 2 allowed for galleries...