Museum of Art
October 26 – December 15
This exhibition focuses attention on the recipients the peprestigious Piscataqua Region Artist Advancement Grant awarded by the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation. Celebrating its fifteenth year, the grant recognizes the contributions of working artists to the cultural life of the region by providing an annual financial award to promote the artistic growth of artists and crafts people. Supported by the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation.
Image credit: Carly Glovinski, Nature Library (The Forest), 2016, acrylic on wood, 8.5” x 11"
A Photographer’s Embrace: Stephen DiRado
Featuring a selections from the Worcester artist’s body of work and includes photographs, film, and projected images. Known for his humanistic outlook and photographic series, DiRado’s work evolved from straight photography of people and places to intimate, empathetic images made in collaboration with his subjects. This is the first museum exhibition devoted to the photographer’s thirty-five-year artistic career.
Image credit: Stephen DiRado, Bell Pond series: Butch, Natasha, Krissy and Tony, August 25th, 1983, silver gelatin print, 10" x 12.5"
Flextime: David Katz-- EXTENDED UNTIL DECEMBER 8!
On view at 3S Artspace, 319 Vaughan St, Portsmouth, NH
October 14–December 8
Sculptor and ceramicist David Katz exploits the properties of wet clay to create complex web-like installations that push and pull against architectural elements, constructed spaces, and scaffolding. As the clay dries, cracks develop, exposing the fragile nature of the structural systems. Curated by Kristina Durocher, Director, Museum of Art of the University of New Hampshire.
Supported by the UNH Arts Initiative Fund.
Image credit: David Katz, Flextime installation, 3S Artspace, 2017
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- Sat, Sun, 1-5 p.m.
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The Museum of Art at the University of New Hampshire collects, preserves, and interprets works of art, serving as a visual arts resource and an educational catalyst for the University and Seacoast communities. The Museum of Art inspires life-long learning by offering experiences to engage with art through exhibitions, hands-on study, educational programs, and the creative process.