September Arts Events at Plymouth State

August 17th, 2010 by Adam


SEPTEMBER

<B1 Fall Semester Undergraduate and Graduate Classes Begin.

7 Gallery Reception. Journey Through the Arctic Refuge and After Drerup: Student Artwork Inspired by Karl Drerup. 4–6 p.m. Silver Center for the Arts. See below.Contact: Catherine Amidon, camidon@plymouth.edu.

7 Gallery Reception. Karl Drerup: A Modernist Drawn to Life. 4-6 p.m. Karl Drerup Art Gallery. See below. Contact: Catherine Amidon, camidon@plymouth.edu.

11 Faculty Dance Concert. 2 & 7 p.m. Hanaway Theatre, Silver Center. A commanding afternoon and evening of dance with PSU dance division faculty and special professional guests from the U.S. and abroad. Wide variety of dance genres. Proceeds go to scholarships. Tickets are $11 for adults, $8 for seniors and youth at the Silver Center Box Office, (603) 535-ARTS (2787) or (800) 779-3869. Contact: Amanda Whitworth, (603) 535-2713.

16 A Salute to U.S. Poets Laureate: Donald Hall. Eagle Pond Authors’ Series.7 p.m. Smith Recital Hall. Silver Center. Free ticket required at the Silver Center Box Office, (603) 535-ARTS (2787) or (800) 779-3869. Advance reservations are recommended.

17 Silver Series: Livingston Taylor, folk icon.THIS PROGRAM IS SOLD OUT 8 p.m. Smith Recital Hall. From top-40 hits such as I Will Be in Love with You and I’ll Come Running, to touring with such artists as Jimmy Buffett and Fleetwood Mac, Taylor’s creative output has continued unabated for 40 years. Info at <a href="http://wwww.livtaylor.com"livtaylor.com. Tickets are $30 for adults, $28 for seniors and $15 for youth at the Silver Center Box Office, (603) 535-ARTS (2787) or (800) 779-3869.

22 Gallery Lecture. Author and photographer Jon Waterman, in association with the exhibition, Journey through the Arctic Refuge. 7 p.m. Boyd Science Center Room 144. Contact: Catherine Amidon, (603) 535-2614.

26 Trio Veritas: Flute, Oboe and Piano. 1 p.m. Smith Recital Hall. Professor Dan Perkins, pianist, collaborates with Margaret Herlehy (oboe) and Melissa Mielens (flute) on a program of music for this unique combination of instruments. Tickets are $14 for adults, $13 for seniors and $11 for youth at the Silver Center Box Office, (603) 535-ARTS (2787) or (800) 779-3869. Contact: Dan Perkins. (603) 535-2367.

EXHIBITIONS

Contact: Karl Drerup Art Gallery,
(603) 535-2614.

through October 23-Karl Drerup: A Modernist Drawn to Life. Karl Drerup Art Gallery.


Opening reception September 7, 4-6 p.m. Exhibitions of paintings in 2005 and enamels in 2007 presented opportunities for visitors to explore Drerup’s subject matter, careful craftsmanship and rich iconography in different media. The focus of this new exhibition is Drerup’s innate ability as a draftsman—an ability that provided the foundation for all of his work. Curated by Jane Port. Sponsored in part by a grant from the New Hampshire Arts Council.


Gallery hours are Monday–Saturday, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.; Wednesday 10 a.m.–8 p.m. and by appointment. Closed most PSU holidays.

through October 3-Journey through the Arctic Refuge and After Drerup: Student Artwork Inspired by Karl Drerup. Opening reception September 7, 4-6 p.m. Silver Center for the Arts.

Created by the National Geographic Society, Journey through the Arctic Refuge is an exhibition of photographs by John Burcham and Jonathan Waterman celebrating the 50th anniversary of the 19.2-million-acre refuge, its inhabitants and the challenges it faces. PSU is the final destination of this national touring project.

Gallery Discussion 7 p.m. September 22, Boyd Science Center Room 144. Photographer and author Jon Waterman.

<After Drerup features works by students in Professor Kathi Smith’s spring 2010 class, Objects, Interiors and Landscapes. The works were inspired by the ideas, practices and visions of Drerup himself, or by the students’ own individual explorations. Works were judged by Gallery Director Katherine Amidon and Department of Art faculty members Smith and Annette Mitchell.

For gallery and exhibitions information contact Catherine Amidon, (603) 535-2614.

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