Kylie Ogburn, HOTstudio Underwritten by Peconic Landing
North Carolina artist summering in Montauk has been chosen by Montauk Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center as the first artist-in-residence to paint the iconic MTK sign featuring a design that includes a nod to the Shadmoor Cliffs, surfing culture and fishing industry and caught up with The Heart Of The East End just ahead of finishing her design out on The End. The Montauk Chamber notes that those who tag their photo of the sign with #thisismontauk may be featured on their social media platform. For more information visit montaukchamber.com
Florence Fabricant, Tasty Tuesday Underwritten by Southampton Arts Center
Florence Fabricant is a food and wine writer for The New York Times, writing the weekly Front Burner and Off the Menu columns, as well as the Pairings column, which appears alongside Eric Asimov’s monthly wine reviews. She is also the author of 12 cookbooks, the latest of which is “The Ladies’ Village Improvement Society Cookbook: Eating and Entertaining in East Hampton” to celebrate the 125th anniversary of LVIS. Florence joined Gianna Volpe on-air for the Tasty Tuesday segment underwritten by Southampton Arts Center to talk about the 12th year of her Stirring the Pot conversation series through Guild Hall, which will take place off-site three times this month at Roberta’s Montauk outpost, Sagaponack Farm Distillery and Hayground School. For tickets and info visit guildhall.org.