Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Art & Galleries

Three artists at A Gallery: Kassel, Devine, Baker

Still lifes, photographs, and abstract paintings by three Vineyard artists are sharing space at West Tisbury’s A Gallery. West Tisbury’s Barbara Kassel uses Hermès...

Artist and Illustrator Ekua Holmes at Cousen Rose Gallery

Ekua Holmes’ collages will be on exhibit at Cousen Rose Gallery starting on Saturday, August 17, from 7 to 9 pm. Her books, “The...

Artists of every level exhibit at the annual All-Island Art Show

Calling all emerging artists! That’s the annual invitation to participate in the All-Island Art Show, gloriously set around the perimeter of the Tabernacle in...

Artist and sculptor Barney Zeitz’s far-reaching projects

Barney Zeitz, “a self-employed artist since 1972,” just had some of his stained glass windows installed in a church in Flieden, Germany, and two...

Chicken Alley Art and Collectibles sale moves to downtown Vineyard Haven

Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Chicken Alley Thrift Shop hosts its 16th annual Art and Collectibles Sale on Sunday, August 11, from 1 to 5...

Island history reflected in paintings of the Hancock-Mitchell House

Ever since the Sheriff's Meadow Foundation took on the project of restoring and repurposing the historic Hancock-Mitchell House in Quansoo, all types of experts...

Robert Hauck builds layer upon layer in his abstract images

Looking takes time, and time is central to Rob Hauck’s artwork. What pulls you in is its multiple layers, the way he builds up...

Nature reflects life in artist Pepe Conley’s new exhibit

There's something that sets artist Pepe Conley apart from other artists who exhibit their work on Martha's Vineyard. Well, a couple of things, in...

The frame inspires the painting in magical mind of Margot Datz

She is an artist of incandescent talent, and a woman of the same caliber of charm. Margot Datz and I are roughly the same...

Jeanette Demeestère pays artistic tribute to women

“Celebrating Women” is the title of Jeanette Demeestère’s new exhibit at the Chilmark library, running August 3 through August 23. It is her fourth...

Dena Porter’s new photo exhibit urges us to take action

While Dena Porter’s new photography show “Come Together: Reflections on the National Political Scene” may be small in number, it’s long on impact. Her...

Art grows on the vine at this annual show highlighting artists...

Art on the Vine, a four-day, multipronged celebration beginning next weekend, is far more than just an exhibit. The annual event is intended to...

Art exhibit and reception: Anna-Maria Strömberg

On Saturday, August 3, from 3:30 to 5 pm, all are invited to an art reception at the West Tisbury library to honor the...

Sargent Gallery is home to art with environmental leanings

Updated July 26 The Sargent Gallery in Aquinnah is unique among Vineyard art spaces in that owner Megan Ottens-Sargent has a clear-cut mission that is...

Anita Lewis’ art by design on exhibit at Nikki Sedacca Gallery

Artist Anita Lewis began her working career as an interior architect, designing kitchens and bathrooms for a German firm. Her love of a clean,...

Jeanne Staples exhibits ‘Working Vineyard’ series at Granary Gallery

Edgartown painter Jeanne Staples has 10 new works on display at West Tisbury’s Granary Gallery. Titled “Fish Gutters and Gas Jockeys,” this handsome new...

‘Beneath the Barcode’ exhibit highlights child labor and exploitation

Even though the photo documentary exhibition “Beneath the Barcode” is at the Vineyard Haven library, it is not referring to a book barcode. Instead,...

Nadine Epstein’s photo exhibit takes a close look at life in...

It was a transformative moment for writer, editor, and artist Nadine Epstein when she first really noticed her own shadow in any sort of...

Larry Rivers inspires Elizabeth Langer’s new exhibit

“Larry Rivers: I Love You” is Elizabeth Langer’s new exhibit at the West Tisbury library. Her collages, paintings, and prints will be on display...

Artist Deborah Colter guides her paintings to where they want to...

Deborah T. Colter, the newest artist represented by the Louisa Gould Gallery, compares her abstract paintings to another form of art. “I think of...