Tap into the rich and vibrant scene in the performing, musical and visual arts.
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
Some of Kathy Kelliher’s earliest and fondest memories are of a small shell-lined piece of the waterfront known as Old South Wharf.
The long wharf is home to many a fine sailboat, charter fishing boat...read more
Growing up, Katie Trinkle Legge was an Army brat, moving from town to town as her father pursued a military career. But there was always one place she could call home: her grandfather’s house in upstate...read more
A large part of Stephen Pitliuk’s inspiration when painting is derived from his experience on Nantucket.
A resident for more than eight years, Pitliuk is a trained artist whose work is unmistakable and...read more
When Mark Kenward takes the stage at the Nantucket Wine Festival to perform his one-man show, his character will likely feel familiar to islanders.
“It’s about a man who is trying to hold onto his land...read more
James Joyce once wrote, “The artist… standing in the position of mediator between the world of his experience and the world of his dreams… To equate these faculties was the secret of artistic success.”...read more