Tap into the rich and vibrant scene in the performing, musical and visual arts.
After a nine-month slumber, the island has embraced summer’s splendor, with warmer temperatures, greener grass and crowds of people here to enjoy its classic architecture and special charms. While many...read more
The house at 8 Howard St. known as Greater Light, a property of the Nantucket Historical Association, was a summer home and art studio created in the 1930s by Gertrude and Hanna Monaghan, two Quaker...read more
In the 1920s it was just a beachside shack where one could get a snack without changing out of their bathing suit. Most old-time Nantucket summer residents include lunch at The Galley at Cliffside Beach...read more
Recently recognized by The New York Times as two of this year’s best-selling authors, island writers Nancy Thayer and Elin Hilderbrand each released new books this year that seamlessly blend love, loss and...read more
Nantucket is a jewelry-lover’s mecca.
With an abundance of glittering accessories filling up the display windows of numerous downtown storefronts, it can be hard for island jewelry designers to stand out...read more
Before long-time Nantucket resident and artist John Devaney begins a new work, he first takes a careful look at his surroundings and then paints from a point of view that may be overlooked...read more
The annual festival devoted to celebrating the art of screenwriting has added an extra day this year, opening on Wednesday and running through Sunday, when it will close with Vera Farmiga’s directorial...read more
Laura Gallagher Byrne first arrived on Nantucket 22 years ago, hired by the now-defunct company Musicana to work as a singing waitress at the Harbor House restaurant.
"We would wait tables, and then...read more
Since the founding days of the Artists Association of Nantucket, the organization has focused on promoting the arts on the island, but its passion has always been the artists who call these shores home....read more
To John Lochtefeld, art has been a way of life for more than seven decades. As a young child, he would draw all the time on just about everything, and now 76, he continues that passion working from his...read more