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‘New Work 2020’

When Marianne Goldberg founded Pathways in 2012, a major part of her mission was to encourage collaboration and community among Island artists working in...

She sells seashells (and gives them away, too)

Sherri Church of West Tisbury has taken the expression “happy as a clam” to heart. She has been using her business, Clammer Creations, in...

What do you see?

“Mechanical meets organic,” is how artist Beth Parker describes her work. In her acrylic paintings, Parker creates compelling little worlds populated by robotlike creatures...

Let’s wrap this up

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In 2020, with many people finding themselves with too much time on their hands, some learned to knit, some learned to bake bread, some...

When it’s all over

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This has been a year to remember in any number of ways, so we thought it would be appropriate to ask those who spend...

‘Through a Lens’: Virtual gallery at the West Tisbury library

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Although the West Tisbury library was forced by the pandemic to close its doors to the public in March, the staff has continued to...

Basia Jaworska: Activism through art

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For the past decade or so, artist Basia Jaworska has turned the focus of her painting to civil rights and social and cultural issues....

Pop-up times deux

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If you've already checked off everyone on your Christmas list, maybe it's time to consider giving yourself something special. The Workshop Gallery might just...

Pondering the pandemic

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The act of writing — whether it be a novel or just a personal journal — can be a therapeutic undertaking. And we can...

Celebrating the solstice

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With mid-December marking the turning point toward the lengthening of the days, the winter solstice is certainly something to celebrate. This year, in lieu...

Christmas in Edgartown, 2020 style

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Borrowing the lyrics from the popular Johnny Mathis holiday classic, we really do “Need a Little Christmas Now,” and though they've had to scale...

Visions of home

Artist Kenneth Vincent's deep Island roots are reflected in the luminous landscapes he creates, capturing the fields and shorelines that his ancestors fished and...

Homecoming

Artist Stephen Engley's family left the Vineyard when he was only 3 years old. Three decades later, after growing up in the Boston area...

Pottery made with function and beauty in mind

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The setting is appropriate. Merry Farm Pottery studio and gallery is accessed by traveling a third of a mile down a (well-maintained) dirt road...

Island life in pictures

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Scratch the surface of picture-postcard Martha's Vineyard, and you'll discover a very different sort of Island, one where locals get real, and tourists let...

Northern lights

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While some Vineyarders may flee the Northern climes during the long months of snow and cold, others revel in the winter months, finding in...

Everyone loves a party!

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What will Thanksgiving or Christmas be without large gatherings of friends and family breaking bread at a shared table laden with food? Well, like...

Louisa Gould Gallery and the art of abstraction

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Ever since opening her Vineyard Haven gallery 18 years ago, Louisa Gould has been dedicated to showing abstract work along with the large range...

Art of expression

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Not long after Elisa Cohen and her husband arrived from New York City to the Island earlier this year, she found herself taking part...

Inside out

While in the past Vineyarders might have found themselves packing up their outdoor furniture for the winter about now, this year many are not...
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