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-The Sloppy Tuna, which had poured millions of dollars into renovating their property to meet standards, is being attacked by the town of Montauk [EastHamptonPatch]
-Eric Firestone's latest exhibit, which peers into motorcycle culture highlighted with a few pictures of pinups, drew quite a varied crowd [Forbes]
Over the weekend The Montauk Beach House went crazy for Mark Ronson, Saturdays Surf Celebrated their 3rd year with a party at Moby Dick's, Christopher Burch hosted a book signing fete for Gigi Grazer, Venus Williams introduced her new tennis line, EleVen by Venus Williams to the Hamptons, Amy Winehouse's life was remembered and much more! More»
This weekend, The New York Times posted a story in their Sunday Styles section on the hipsterization of Montauk. Titled "Noted: Montauk's Hipster Fatigue" it's url title tag reads: "Montauk Feels the Effects of Too Many Hipsters." Guest of a Guest even got a shout out (for coining the term "Hampsters" two years ago - get it? Hipsters + Hamptons). We've been on to this local phenomenon for several seasons out east (see "Your Official Guide To Becoming A Hampster," and, "Montaukburg: Topless Hipsters, Taxidermy, Just Some Of The Trends Williamsburg Is Bringing To Montauk"). The stuffed deer head proudly displayed (non-ironically) next to tanning oil on Ditch Plains beach last year signified we were close to reaching the zenith (or nadir?, depending on your perspective) of the hipster insanity. This Sunday Styles piece may just be the final fedora.
So, what's a regular Joe to do? We've spent the better part of the summer checking out Montauk's establishments for hipsters, and feel confident that we can provide a guide for where to go (or not go) to spot these hampsters. Check out our Fedora rating scale below... More»
Montauk's chicest boutique owner, and summer resident, Cynthia Rowley opened up her shop Saturday afternoon to host a pop-up shop of Julia Chaplin's Gypset collection. Gypset is a bright and airy collection inspired by Julia's world travels. Julia and Cynthia were both in the store on Saturday, helping shoppers pick out a colorful Gypset dress and adorning them with quirky Cynthia Rowley accessories. More»
Two thirds of the team behind Kingswood, Nick Hatsatouris and Lincoln Pilcher, have brought chef Gary King from Il Buco to impress Montauk with Moby Dick's. More»
Saturday, May 25
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.