November 16, 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
Santa Claus hangs with artists; Iraq photos at NH Library
By Heidi Masek

• Walk or ride: The Open Doors free trolley tour of studios, museums and galleries in Manchester closes its 2006 series Thursday, Nov. 16, from 5 to 8 p.m. Citizens Bank offers free parking after 5 p.m. across from trolley stop City Hall, where four exhibiting artists, Mayor Guinta and Santa Claus will greet visitors. Download the map and guide from or call 669-7469. The Hilton Garden Inn is sponsoring and will feature local artwork. Other stops are SEE Science Center’s LEGO models, Millyard Museum’s “Woven in Time,” Langer Place’s art and photo studios, MCAM, Art 3 Gallery’s “Small Treasures” show opening and Franco-American Centre “CRÈCHES-Expressions of Serenity and Hope” opening at Beliveau Art Gallery.

The final 2006 Artwalk Nashua happens in conjunction with the Holiday Winter Stroll Saturday, Nov. 25, with open studios downtown and in the millyards from 1 to 7 p.m. It will also be the night to choose the Holiday Stroll winning artwork. The submission deadline is Nov. 18 at 4 p.m. and rules are at The Artwalk map is at

East of here, the Salmon Falls artists will hold open studios Nov. 18-19, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. with more than 50 artists and artisans at 1 Front St., Rollinsford. Check them out at In Newburyport, “Support The Arts Juried Fine Art & Antique Show” is Nov. 17 and 18 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. at Unitarian Universalist Church, 26 Pleasant St.

• Current events: Photographer Bob LaPree lived among New Hampshire National Guard soldiers in Iraq Jan. 28 through Feb. 13, 2005.

He is displaying more than 100 photographs concentrating on the men of Charlie Company 3/172nd Mountain Infantry, the men and women of the 744th Transportation Co., and the men and women of the 1159th Medical Co. (Air Ambulance) at the State Library, 20 Park St., Concord, through Dec. 1. The exhibit will move to Pease in Portsmouth Jan. 22, and then to the New Hampshire Community Technical College in Nashua.

• Old mountains, new furniture: Anderson-Soule Gallery in Concord opens “Classical to Contemporary: New Hampshire Furniture Master David Lamb and the White Mountain School Revisited,” an exhibit featuring new furniture by David Lamb and a selection of recent landscape paintings by regional artists with a reception Friday, Nov. 17, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Lamb and his patron Diane Griffith will discuss the patronage process Thursday, Nov. 30, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. and Lamb hosts a tour of his Canterbury studio Saturday, Dec. 2, at 11 a.m. Call 228-3800 to register. “Classical to Contemporary” is on view through Dec. 30.

11/9/2006 Visual art meets poetry
11/2/2006 Local Color
10/26/2006 Local Color
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