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Local Color
Make the rounds at Concord and Manch gallery openings
By Heidi Masek

• Concord gallery crawl: See Nepal through the lens in “The Black & White Photography of Colin Nevins” at the Carriage House of the Kimball-Jenkins School of Art during an opening reception Friday, March 30, from 5 to 7 p.m. The exhibit runs March 30 through April 6. Next, head to Gallery 205 at 205 N. State St. to see work from artisans commemorating the 75th anniversary of the League of NH Craftsmen. Also, see new paintings and sculpture by Gary Haven Smith at McGowan Fine Art, 10 Hills Ave. in Concord, also with a Friday, March 30, reception from 5 to 7 p.m. The show ends May 4.

• New views: Amateur naturalist and birder Betsy Janeway paints outdoors on location. The Society for the Protection of NH Forests is showing her work to illustrate the crucial need for land protection at their gallery April 2 through May 14. Meet Janeway at a reception Friday, April 6, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Conservation Center, 54 Portsmouth St. in Concord. Janeway, of Webster, began painting in watercolor 20 years ago and was self-taught until she studied at the NH Institute of Art and various workshops.

Curators search all year to gather works by budding talent for “Procedure ~ An Emerging Artist Series” at Chapel Art Center, Saint Anselm College, 100 Saint Anselm Dr. in Manchester, 641-7470. The show runs March 30 through May 5 with a reception opening the exhibit Thursday, March 29, from 6 to 8 p.m. The gallery is closed April 5 through April 7.

Works by four of Hatfield Gallery’s most popular artists are featured in “Hatfield’s Greatest Hits.” Meet Nancy Healy, Darlene Robyn, Sally Newman or Nancy Brown on Friday, March 30, at a reception from 5 to 8 p.m. at 55 S. Commercial St. in Manchester.

• Dead architects: The only residence designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in New England reopens for tours Friday, March 30. To book one, visit or call 669-6144, ext. 108. The Currier Museum of Art maintains the Zimmerman House, and tours leave from Currier Downtown. Tours are free for Currier members, and tickets cost $11 for adults and $8 for seniors or students. Currier Downtown, the museum’s storefront presence during its 18-month closure for construction, changes hours starting Saturday, March 31. It will be open Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturdays from 10 to 3 p.m. and Sundays from noon to 4 p.m., 52 Hanover St. in Manchester.

3/22/2007 Compassionate cause

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3/8/2007 Making money
3/1/2007 Local Color
2/22/2007 Local Color
2/15/2007 Local Color
2/8/2007 Local Color
2/1/2007 DreamFarm Cafe's big show
1/25/2007 Built world
1/18/2007 Expressions of character
1/11/2007 Best practices
1/4/2007 Nominate your favorite for Governor's Arts Awards
12/28/2006 Art in 2006 in southern New Hampshire
12/21/2006 Time to learn
12/14/2006 Frisella's new studio; sell art for animals; girls only time
12/07/2006 Stained glass, found objects and ornaments
11/30/2006 No shortage of art sales
11/23/2006 A Granite State greeting
11/16/2006 Santa Claus hangs with artists
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