Exhibitions: Momentum, Works by the University’s Art and Art History Department Faculty & Closer Readings: New Hampshire Writers Respond to Art
February 2 –April 9, 2017 (closed March 10-19)
Reception, Thursday, February 2, 2017, 6:00-8:00 pm
Momentum, Works by the University’s Art and Art History Department Faculty
Selected works by Sachiko Akiyama, Brian Chu, Richard Fox, Craig Hood, Julee Holcombe, and Donald Williams will be on display. Works of painting, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, and photography will fill the Museum’s upper level Carter Gallery. The six participating faculty members are professional artists, involved in national and international exhibitions while serving as mentors to undergraduate and graduate students at the University. This exhibition highlights the broad scope of the department’s visual voice and creativity.
Image credits: Julee Ann Holcombe, The Invitation, 2016, 14" x 14", Archival pigment print
Closer Readings: New Hampshire Writers Respond to Art
Distinguished writers from across the State respond to significant works of art in the permanent collection of the Museum of Art by former faculty, students, artists active today, and those closely associated with the State’s artistic heritage.
Image credit: John Woodsum Hatch, South Point Star II, (detail), 1980, Acrylic on gesso on Masonite board, 24" x 48", Collection of the Museum of Art, UNH, 1986.4
All exhibitions and programs are supported by Friends of the Museum of Art and Public Value Partnership Grant, New Hampshire State Council on the Arts.