March 4 – April 11, 2014 Reception Tuesday, March 4, 2014, 4-6pm This art exhibition explores themes of motherhood from the visceral to the emotional to the intellectual, responding to a society that sentimentalizes mothers but does not always respect them. Four New Hampshire artists—Marcia Santore, Laura Morrison, Patricia Schappler, and Annette Mitchell—reflect how artists […]
February 11 – March 8 The work in this exhibit represents PSU art faculty Tom Driscoll’s explorations of the sense of place: geographically, temporally, and psychologically. There are two parallel bodies of work in this show: the highly textured, gestural pieces explore non-verbal creative impulses leading to self-discovery, while the collage/map pieces merge more formal […]
December 3rd Through February 28th. Dr. Hans Guggenheim, an artist and educator, a former professor of Anthropology at MIT, will speak at Plymouth State University’s Karl Drerup Art Gallery on Dec. 3 as part of a lecture series on artists and war. The practice of sketching for Hans Guggenheim is as basic and natural as […]
November 19-December 13 Charles Gibson is the principal of a multidisciplinary design practice with expertise in environmental graphic design. This exhibition presents a selection of more than 20 collaborative communications solutions for clients in education, healthcare, business, community development, architecture, landscape architecture, and the arts. The exhibit also includes highlights from Gibson’s team’s 1993 prize-winning […]
October 16 – December 13 Contoocook print collector and curator Parker Potter has invited 26 New Hampshire-based printmakers to present a revisiting of an earlier work to reimage a theme that has held for the artist to this day. The new work may be one that engages that theme while rethinking size, color, a new […]
October 1-November 9, 2013 Yang JiKui is a prominent Chinese painter, well known for his elegant ink brush paintings of traditional subjects such as exotic flowers, birds, fish, and garden foliage. His paintings are bold in scale and execution. His masterful technique demonstrates the power and nuances available to an artist with his understanding and […]
September 8–October 5, 2013 Viewers will experience the powerful and dynamic touch of the artist in her presentations of people in their natural, day-to-day moments. Her artistic inspiration is the human form, and the figure in environments, in communities and the self. Jayne Adams has been the recipient of three Currier Gallery of Art Awards […]
September 3-25,2013 Each year, PSU art faculty show their finest current work in the opening exhibition of the Karl Drerup Art Gallery. This exhibit is especially important to the educational mission of the art department as the work on display sets a standard for the students throughout the year. Diversity of approaches, both formal and […]
It is with great pleasure that the Karl Drerup Art Gallery announces a special exhibition, “Views of Plymouth”. The exhibit opens with a reception on Friday, July 19 from 4-6 pm and continues each day through Friday, July 26. During that week the KDAG will be open from Noon – 3pm every day. The exhibit […]
Dogon art is primarily a sculptural expression, largely figurative in subject matter. The themes are based on religious subjects and cultural attributes. Interestingly, such works are kept in the privacy of family homes, largely in secret. Perhaps this is due to the symbolic and ceremonial nature of the work. The Dogon learned early on to […]
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