08/31/17 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO  |  Pianist Weiyin Chen performs a solo concert at Perlman Music Program's Clark Arts Center on Friday, September 1.

COURTESY PHOTO | Perlman Music Program alum pianist Weiyin Chen performs a solo recital in the Clark Arts Center on Friday, September 1.

A WEEKEND OF MUSIC

This Labor Day weekend, Perlman Music Program hosts two musical events in the Clark Arts Center as part of its Stires-Stark Alumni Recital Series. On Friday, September 1 at 7:30 p.m., pianist Weiyin Chen performs a solo recital of Brahms, Schubert, and Schumann. (more…)

02/10/17 12:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Shelter Island Early Learning Center student Larkin Morehead (left) with friend Piper Surerus.

COURTESY PHOTO | Shelter Island Early Learning Center student Larkin Morehead (left) with friend Piper Surerus at the Parrish Art Museum with the school’s collaborative artwork, ‘About a tree, an unreadable book’ (handmade paper, wool, feathers, twine and epoxy on sticks).

On January 28, the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill opened its 2017 Student Art Exhibition with work on view by more than 1,000 young artists from across the East End in grades preschool through 12th grade. The show runs through February 26.

Among the schools taking part in the show is the Shelter Island Early Learning Center whose two- and three-year-olds are the youngest artists represented. (more…)

11/23/16 12:00pm
PETER WALDNER ILLUSTRATION

PETER WALDNER ILLUSTRATION

TAKE A DIP FOR THE LIBRARY

The seventh annual Turkey Plunge has arrived! Sponsored by the Friends of the Shelter Island Library, the plunge is Saturday, November 26 at 11 a.m. at Crescent Beach. (more…)

11/11/16 2:00pm
'Manurhin' by Jackie Black.

‘Manurhin,’ a photograph by Jackie Black.

At first glance, Jackie Black’s artwork appears to be fairly straightforward.

Take, for example, her image of a simple cheese sandwich photographed on a white plate against a black background.

It looks innocuous enough and doesn’t seem to make a social or political statement one way or the other.

But take a closer look, and you’ll soon notice the title of the image and the description that accompanies it. (more…)

09/01/16 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Thomas Mesa will perform at the Perlman Music Program on September 2.

COURTESY PHOTO | Thomas Mesa will perform at the Perlman Music Program on September 2.

PMP ALUMNI RECITAL

The Perlman Music Program will be showcasing talented alumni in a two-day recital featuring cellist Thomas Mesa and violinist Mariella Haubs. (more…)