About The Gallery


The Karl Drerup Art Gallery and Exhibitions Program is dedicated to promoting interdisciplinary understanding of art and visual culture. The Karl Drerup Art Gallery exhibits nationally and internationally renowned artists and designers and features annual exhibits of faculty and student works.

The Karl Drerup Gallery is located on the first floor of the Draper and Maynard Building, Main St., Plymouth, NH.

Now Showing Drerup

Transcendence of Trees: Memorials & Maquettes by Emile Birch

February 2 -March 5. 

Opening Reception: February 3, 4-6pm.

The veneration of trees is an ancient and ongoing human endeavor.  Throughout history, the sacred tree has personified our understanding of life, death, knowledge and liberty.  Emile Birch is a leading New Hampshire teaching artist and professional sculptor whose public artworks have been commissioned by many businesses and communities throughout the state.  The sculptures in this body of work explore the  spiritual nature of living tress and their transformation when cut and felled.  This colorful and kinetic exhibit is filled with ancient and new symbolism integrated into mesmerizing designs.

Now Showing Silver

Friends of the Arts Juried High School Exhibit

1DSC_0027February 1 -19.

Opening Reception: February 8, 3:30pm.

This annual exhibit features work from students in high schools across central and northern New Hampshire, and is a wonderful opportunity for the students to visit and tour the PSU Department of Art.  The exhibition is presented in collaboration with Friends of the Arts Regional Arts Council (FOA), whose mission is to present quality visual and performing arts that are affordable and accessible to children and adults, both as observers and participants.  FOA is dedicated to arts education, enrichment, and improving the patronage and support of New Hampshire artists.

Gallery Hours

Gallery Hours

Mon – Fri 10am – 4pm
10am – 8pm
  1pm – 4pm

And by appointment.

Closed Sundays and PSU Holidays.

Email: kdag.art@plymouth.edu
Phone: (603)535-2614

Mailing Address:17 High St., MSC 21B, Plymouth, NH 03266

Physical Address:150 Main St., Draper & Maynard Building, Plymouth, NH