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Past Exhibitions

The Grand Hotels of the White Mountains

Location: Museum of the White Mountains, Main Gallery

Date: May 17, 2019 - September 12, 2019

Opening Reception: May 17, 5-7pm

The Grand Hotels exhibit will feature the spirit of innovation and invention which infused the origins, development, and history of the New Hampshire White Mountains grand resort hotels. Highlighting the five surviving hotels – the Omni Mount Washington, Mountain View Grand, The Balsams, Eagle Mountain House, and Wentworth Hall and Cottages – the display will illustrate New Hampshire’s White Mountains as a case study for the American Plan hospitality model.

2019 Bachelor of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibitions

Location: Silver Center for the Arts, Lobby Gallery

Date: April 9, 2019 - May 6, 2019

Opening Reception: April 10, 4-6pm

The annual capstone exhibits by BFA in Studio Art and BFA in Graphic Design students features the work, passion, and educational journey by PSU senior students. Graphic Design students have been working all year, developing materials for their invented company concept and brand. Studio Art students have been creating a focused body of work in their areas of interest.

Youth Art Month

Location: Silver Center for the Arts, Lobby Gallery

Date: February 27, 2019 - March 27, 2019

Celebrating artistic achievements by area youth.

Annual PSU Student Juried Exhibit 2019

Location: Museum of the White Mountains, Main Gallery

Date: February 26, 2019 - March 26, 2019

Opening Reception: February 26, from 4-6pm

Highlighting the strength, energy, passion, and technical skill of our PSU art students, this annual exhibition features the best efforts of students from all levels of art making. Through exploration and experimentation inside and outside the classroom, this exhibition includes a wide variety of media from drawing, painting, photography, and video to graphic design, sculpture, and mixed media.

Person of Interest

Location: Museum of the White Mountains, Main Gallery

Date: January 22, 2019 - February 15, 2019

Opening Reception: January 29, from 4-6pm

What is personhood? How is identity constructed and how does it travel across time and space and memory? What are the echoes of a life? How are we all connected? Artists from multiple genres and media will share found objects and archival materials from a common source, as well as new individual and collaborative work created around/in response to those objects and materials. This collaborative exhibit features four PSU faculty members who are practicing artists.

FRESH: Work by PSU Art Faculty

Location: Museum of the White Mountains, Main Gallery

Date: November 7, 2018 - December 12, 2018

Opening Reception: November 7, from 4-6pm

Highlighting new and recent work by Plymouth State University Art faculty members, this exhibit introduces the campus and community to the innovative explorations going on in faculty studios. The exhibit shines a light on the current and exceptional art being made by PSU Art Faculty members.

From the Seacoast: Barn Gallery Comes to Plymouth

Location: Silver Center for the Arts, Lobby Gallery

Date: October 18, 2018 - December 11, 2018

Opening Reception: October 18, from 5:30-7pm

The Ogunquit Art Association celebrates its 90th year of gathering together and exhibiting artwork by Maine and New Hampshire based artists. A vibrant mixture of paintings, printmaking, drawing, and photography, this exhibit will highlight the excellence and diversity of these professional artists.

Spotlight on the Museum Collection: Sharing the Mountains

Location: Museum of the White Mountains, Lower Level Gallery

Date: October 1, 2018 - December 12, 2018

Featuring viewbooks, stereoviews, photographs, glass plate negatives from the MWM collection, as well as stories about how MWM is archiving, digitizing, and sharing the region’s cultural history.