Call to Artists

News, Art

A new creative collaboration between The Sound newspaper and the Prescott Park Arts Festival aims to put the press in Prescott Park. The two Portsmouth-based...

One good thing

Art

Twenty years ago, Mary Harding thought she’d take some time away from work. She resigned from the Barn Gallery in Ogunquit, Maine after four years...

Thresholds and borderlines

Art

Above: a detail from “Through Dangers Untold” by Jocelyn Toffic Jocelyn Toffic’s art takes her from the Seacoast to Iceland and beyond by Dylan Metrano...

Cabinet of curiosities

Art

but its quirky charm remains When the Woodman Museum opened in 1916, its first curator lived on site, collecting winged things in a net at...

Dark side

Art

pop-up show in Rochester Over the past four months, Beth Wittenberg has created roughly 250 drawings, halfway to her target of 500, for a series...

These walls talk

Art

Sarah Orne Jewett was so taken aback by some of the wallpaper in her uncle’s house that she described it, and the tiny spiders she...

In the details

Art

Carly Glovinski alters perceptions with 3S Artspace’s inaugural exhibition words and photos by Chloe Kanner There’s a folding lawn chair with a rainbow motif, a...

Work of art

Art, Lifestyle, Music

An inside look at 3S Artspace as it readies for its grand opening by Jenn Hastings Though he’s sitting on a couch inside 3S Artspace,...

Learning experience

Art

Above, It's a goddamn mess by Christopher Pothier Gallery at 100 Market demonstrates the influence of N.H. Institute of Art By Chloe Kanner In more...

Calls for art

Art

The New Hampshire Art Association is accepting submissions for the 29th Annual Omer T. Lassonde Open Juried Exhibition. It will be on view from April...

Call for art

Art

The Rochester Museum of Fine Arts is accepting entries for its Biennial 2015 Exhibition, which will be on view April 6 to Sept. 26, in...

The importance of prints at UNH

Art

Above, detail of “Mattie Lee,” a print by Willie Cole. Cole Rogers, a Master Printer with Highpoint Center for Printmaking, will discuss the importance of...

aRtPM drop-off and show off

Art

Everyone participating in the aRtPM Challenge, by creating a new personal best piece of artwork during the month of February, can drop off the work...

Foot notes

Art

Portsmouth Athenaeum tells “New England Shoe Stories” through historical collections Words and photos by Chloe Kanner In the 1780’s, Patty Rogers received a handwritten invitation...

Life during wartime

Art

An exhibit of combat photojournalism shows the realities of war By Larry Clow, photos by Nathan Webster The wars in Afghanistan and Iraq lasted some...

Inch by inch

Art

Enormous Tiny Art makes the most of Nahcotta’s space The 17th bi-annual Enormous Tiny Art show opens at Nahcotta on Friday, Feb. 6, with a...

Wonder walls

Art

Lamont Gallery explores the curious impulse to collect objects Words and photos by Chloe Kanner On one wall of the Lamont Gallery, an impressive portrait...

Coming home

Art

The aRtPM Challenge began as a direct response to the RPM Challenge. The original founders (myself, Alex Mead, Chloe Kanner, and Tristan Law) thought it...

A good look

Art

Printmaker David Pingree now works almost exclusively on a computer, and the advantages are pretty straightforward. It’s faster and easier for him to make adjustments...

In with the new

Art

This year, the New Hampshire Art Association turned 75, and remains one of the oldest statewide art associations in the nation. But there’s more to...

Round up

Art

On the first Friday of every month, several art galleries in downtown Portsmouth host receptions as part of Art ’Round Town, a self-guided tour of...

Art school

Art

If practicing an art or learning a new skill is among your resolutions, this list is for you. Registration is open now at many galleries...