October 26, 2006


   Home Page

 News & Features


 Columns & Opinions

   Publisher's Note





 Pop Culture



   Video Games
   CD Reviews




   Grazing Guide



   Music Roundup

   Live Music/DJs

   MP3 & Podcasts





 Find A Hippo




   View Classified Ads

   Place a Classified Ad




 Contact Us

   Hippo Staff

   How to Reach The Hippo

 Past Issues

   Browse by Cover

Local Color
New art for November; art that needs your help

By Heidi Masek hmasek@hippopress.com

• Recognition: Monique Sakellarios’ painting “Ephemeral” will be displayed at the Gilcrease Museum in Tulsa, Okla., in the “American Art in Miniature 2006” exhibit through Nov. 5. Sakellarios is a local impressionist painter who owns Maison de l’Art in Nashua.

Bid for art: Manchester Artists Association members will have work available at the Manchester Historical Society’s annual gala fundraiser masquerade ball, “HOWL at the Moon,” Friday, Oct. 27, at The Event Center at C. R. Sparks, Bedford. The artwork is part of the silent auction and includes oils, pastel, watercolors, acrylic, stained glass, print and photography.

• Support needed: The Artist Avenue Teen Arts Center needs local business and corporate sponsorships to support its programs. The space provides art supplies and a safe setting for teens ages 14 to 20 at Langer Place Mill, 55 S. Commercial St., Manchester. This is a project of FOR MANCHESTER, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, so donations are tax-deductible. Call Artist Avenue Director Christine Hayward at 264-7633 or FM President Stephen Abbott at 785-7796 to learn how to help.

Monastery Artist Collective is trying to raise the dough to keep its gallery open. Check out the Collective’s Halloween art show and costume ball Saturday, Oct. 28, from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. at 21 W. Auburn St., Manchester, monasteryartists.org. This party will have “performance, paintings, sculpture, glass, video exhibition, spoken word, dancing, musical acts, DJs, tricks, and treats.” Bring some cash. The not-for-profit organization brings several community events to its space and relies on donations to help run the events and keep the gallery.

Coming up: After several months of puppets, The Revolving Museum will open a new show called “Race, Class, Gender ? Character” Saturday, Nov. 4, from 7 to 10 p.m. It’s a portion of the American Visionary Art Museum’s “groundbreaking, internationally acclaimed” exhibit and will be in the Lowell, Mass., museum’s main gallery through Feb. 4, 2007.

• To be continued: Hollis painter Stephen Previte, organizer of the first annual Hollis Fine Art Festival, had enough success that a second annual show has been scheduled for Oct. 13 and 14, 2007.

• Interesting figure: A new take on painting figures is a six-week non-instructional session with a master martial artist as the model. The classes are Fridays from 7 to 10 p.m. and Saturdays from 1 to 4 p.m. at 89 Ford Eddy Road, Concord. The cost is $125 for the session or $25 per class. Call 568-6949 or visit AlphaTaeKwonDo.com/art.

10/19/2006 Local Color

10/12/2006 Almost 80 artists in Hollis ...
10/05/2006 Fine art in a field
09/28/2006 Local Color
09/21/2006 Local Color
09/14/2006 Local color
09/07/2006 Bel Espirit, a happening of chance
08/31/2006 An artistic endeavor
08/24/2006 The almost-all architecture edition
08/17/2006 Half century of creativity
08/10/2006 Obsession with the Isles of Shoals
08/03/2006 See the precise craft of carving with a chainsaw
07/20/2006 For museums or your living room
07/13/2006 Making their mark
07/06/2006 Sense of place
06/29/2006 New ground
06/22/2006 MAA honors scholars an artists of the year
06/15/2006 Galleries open doors
06/08/2006 It's sticky up here
06/01/2006 Mural for MCAM
05/25/2006 Scenes from the air
05/18/2006 Vanguardians sit down
05/11/2006 Public masterpiece
05/04/2006 Art helps kids at MAA show
04/27/2006 In-house artists on display
04/20/2006 No Pinocchio here
04/13/2006 School's out art's in
04/06/2006 Meet Michael Toomey
03/30/2006 Art builds community ...
03/23/2006 From Celtic design to Ayn Rand
03/16/2006 Got Cow?
03/09/2006 A creative view of China
03/02/2006 Monastery Arts open new show
02/23/2006 Love and art in one location
02/16/2006 Job loss leads to artistic success
02/09/2006 Art in the key of Adam and Eve
02/02/2006 Art to make you think
01/26/2006 New York artists to show at Derryfiled School
01/19/2006 A new age of artwork
01/12/2006 Photography buffs unite
01/05/2006 Jeweler teaches her trade
Alison Williams
All together now
A forest through the trees
A light in the dark
An event for artists, by artists
Anne Dufresne
Armand Szainer: never forget
Art group picks artist of the year
Art In The Park
Art in the Park sees attendance dip
Arts In Education Conference
Art like Crayons for grown-ups
Art you can sit on (if you own it)
Better Living Through Artistry
Capturing history with a panaramic view
Ceramic Biennial
Currier Kicks Off 2005 With NHSS Show
Die fotografieren
Doug Mendoza: Body Artist
Enjoying the Open Doors Trolley Tour
East Colony Fine Art has gone jazz
Equal Arts Opportunities
Exploring purgatory and paradise
Expressions coming from within
Fighting cancer with creativity
Free food, free music and plenty of art
Harry Umen: New Work

Head of the class
Heating up the canvas
Inside the artist’s studio
It’s art, and it’s even practical!
James Aponovich

James Chase
Jan De Bray
Local Artist, Global Message
Lollipops and Hand Grenades
MAA Adds New Dimension To Gallery
MAA Gallery Mixes It Up
Making Book With Children
Manchester Art In 2004
Morgan's "Danse" Comes To Manch
Morin Avoid Typecasting
NHIA chalks it up to May 14
Open Doors Manchester Returns
Open Doors Trolley Tour, The Winter Version
Looking for a crowd? Just add art
McGowan Fine Art Turns 25
Nita Leger Casey
Patti Matthis
Saint Anselm Favorite Returns
Searching for the extraordinary
Small Town Art Hits The Big City
Spirit Of The Holidays Exhibit
Step into the Art Pad at Langer Place
Stride and ride
Tagging goes to wall, gets legit
The art and craft of Glendi
The art of signs to art and stuff
The Art Of The Qashquai

The Return Of The Art Trolley Tour
The Ubiquitous Ann Domingue
Two-continent painting exhibit opens
Using nature as a canvas
Women's Art Group Marks 10th Year
Wyeth Works Return To The Currier