May 24, 2007

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Local Color
Art of ads; trolley makes a comeback; Keyes comes back
By Heidi Masek hmasek@hippopress.com

• Return of the trolley: Although the Open Doors Cultural Tour kicked off this year without the free trolley service between museums and galleries, the rides are back June 21. Three trolleys will circle Manchester from 5 to 8 p.m. thanks to program sponsors. Call 669-7469, or see majestictheatre.net. The Open Doors Cultural Tour is a community initiative of The Majestic Theatre.

• Commercialism: Manchester’s City Hall gallery is sporting photography and graphic design from Bedford’s Tracey Edwards ONeil advertising firm. Work by art directors and graphic designers Deborah Beaudoin, Andreé Cordella, Ray Iannuzzo and Lynne Morse represent TEO at “Art on the Wall at City Hall” through June 26.

• View from above and beyond: Massabesic Audubon Center is hosting a photograph exhibit through June 23 that gives current aerial and ground-based views of the trail Lewis and Clark took in 1804 to explore terrain between the Missouri and Columbia Rivers. David Saxe of USA Aloft, LLC, usaaloft.com, has taken images of flora, fauna and terrain from St. Louis to Astoria Oregon. The reception is June 2, from 2 to 4 p.m.

• Annual show: Founded in 1957 in Milford, the Keyes Art Group has held a regular outdoor exhibit the first Saturday in June. This year it’s moving indoors to the Amato Center and Boys & Girls Club of Souhegan Valley, 56 Mont Vernon St. in Milford, June 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

• Island time: Photographers, would you be interested in spending quality time in the Isle of Shoals? The New Hampshire Society of Photographic Artists is offering two programs on Star Island, which has a conference center six miles off the coast of Rye. The weeklong digital photography workshop led by professional photographer Peter Randall is July 14 through July 21. It’s not a beginner’s program, and participants should be open to new approaches to making images and be familiar with their digital cameras. The group is limited to 20, and work will be reviewed each day using LCD projectors. There’s also a photographers’ retreat Sept. 13 through Sept. 16 on Star Island for 35 participants. Alex De Stieguer, Star’s winter caretaker and large format photographer, is the special guest; however, this is not a workshop. The retreat is meant for sharing images with other experienced photographers and viewing a variety of techniques. The landscapes, seascapes, sunsets and rises, wildflowers, historic architecture and marine and bird life offer plenty of subject matter. Visit nhspa.org or e-mail peter@perpublisher.com.



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5/10/2007 They're artists and they vote
5/3/2007 Lowell is the canvas for a summer of art
4/26/2007 Local color
4/19/2007 Local color
4/12/2007 Local color
4/5/2007 A Saint paul student returns to show recent work
3/29/2007 Local color
3/22/2007 Compassionate cause
3/15/2007 Local color
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
Waxwork
Women's Art Group Marks 10th Year
Wyeth Works Return To The Currier