A Life Shaped by Art and Fishing Is Always a Keeper

Not many people can point to a single pivotal point when their life made an about-face, but Kib Bramhall has no doubt that art class changed his life. Sixty-five years later, he is still painting. His newest show opens at the Granary Gallery Sunday.

Trio of Artists Unite

On Friday, July 18, from 4 to 7 p.m., check out the work of three distinct styles of art by Islanders Steve Lohman, Jenifer Strachan and Sarah Nelson.

From Street Art to Landscapes

Edward Keating, a longtime staff photographer for the New York Times and frequent contributor to Rolling Stone, Time Magazine and New York Magazine, is having a show at Island Images Gallery in Oak Bluffs. He is best known for his gritty street photography done in New York city.

Art for a Cause at Family Planning Art Show

More than 250 guests packed into the Agriculture Hall Thursday night to celebrate the opening of the 25th annual Friends of Family Planning Art Show. During the opening gala, artists mingled with the public and unveiled their work for all to see.

Family Planning Art Show Headlines Memorial Day Weekend

The 25th annual Friends of Martha’s Vineyard Family Planning Art Show fundraiser begins with a gala at the Agricultural Hall from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 22.

From Skateboard to Easel, Honoring One Man's Story

Celebrating his late brother's life, Randy Pease brings Beautiful Beast: The Life & Work of Geoff Pease to Brooklyn, N.Y., on March 14 through March 16.

Garden Center Grows Artistic Community With Weekly Show

On Friday evenings during August, Vineyard Gardens in West Tisbury is transformed into a community art gallery. Works of art are arranged among the plants and paintings are hung from benches turned on end.

“The idea came from wanting to support the local artists and knowing that our flowers would complement their work and their artwork would complement our flower plant displays,” said Christine Wiley, who owns Vineyard Gardens with her husband, Chuck Wiley.

Fashion Sense on the Canvas, Artist Portrays Life in Color

Glenn Tunstull treats an art exhibition like a fashion show.

Whereas fabrics and patterns decorate a model, swatches and brush strokes dress his canvas.

“Each painting represents where I am today,” Mr. Tunstull said.

Chicken Alley Art Show

Chicken Alley is the place to be, rain or shine this weekend. The annual Art and Collectable Sale is preceded this year by a new event, the Needle Book Fashion Show Community Couture. Both events raise funds for Martha’s Vineyard Community Services.

Art Show at Dockside Inn

Valentine Estabrook brings her solo show to the Dockside Inn on Saturday, July 20, from 4 to 7 p.m.. Her works include plein-air pastel and oil paintings of the Island landscape.

The Dockside Inn is located at 9 Circuit avenue extension in Oak Bluffs. Ms. Estabrook will provide a demonstration along with information about online and on-Island workshops.

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