Dec
8
5:00 pm

Thursday December 8, at 5 p.m.
34 Highland St., Plymouth, Museum of the White Mountains.

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Join the Museum of the White Mountains for a special artist talk and printmaking demonstration on Thursday, December 8 at the Museum of the White Mountains, with printmaker Bill Mitchell. Mitchell currently has three pieces on display in the MWM’s exhibition, “Finding Place on Paper: Contemporary Poets and Printmakers Explore the White Mountains.” Born in Holyoke, MA., and raised in Catskill, N.Y., Mitchell moved to NH in 1983 and began creating brightly colored serigraph silkscreens of the NH landscape. During this presentation, hear about Mitchell’s youth and learn how the Hudson River School influenced his White Mountain imagery. Visitors will also see a printmaking demonstration by the artist.

This event is free and open to all.

For more information http://www.plymouth.edu/museum-of-the-white-mountains/.

Image credit: Bill Mitchell, "February Morning, Mt. Washington" 2016, silkscreen. Courtesy of the artist.

Dec
3
10:30 am

Saturday December 3, at 10:30 a.m.
34 Highland Street, Plymouth, Museum of the White Mountains.

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Art making workshop with teaching artist Cynthia Robinson for ages 5 and up. Families welcome!

This event is free for who ever would like to attend.

For more information http://www.plymouth.edu/museum-of-the-white-mountains/.

Nov
14
5:00 pm

Monday, November 14, 5 - 6:30 p.m.
Museum of the White Moutains, 34 Highland Street, Plymouth

Join the Museum of the White Mountains (MWM) for an interactive poetry workshop about incubating ideas, growing poems, and extending them through the visual medium.

Mimi White is a teaching artist on the NH State Council for the Arts in Education roster and the author of four books of poetry: The Singed Horizon (Providence Athenaeum), winner of the Philbrick Award, The Last Island (Dearbrook Editions), winner of the Jane Kenyon Award for Outstanding Poetry, Memory Won't Save Me: a haibun, nominated for a Pushcart (Dearbrook Editions), and most recently The World Disguised As This One, a year in tanka.

Free and open to all. For more information, go to https://www.facebook.com/events/375300266146775/.

Nov
7
5:00 pm

Monday November, 7 at 5 p.m.
Museum of the White Mountains, 34 Highland Street, Plymouth.

Join the Museum of the White Mountains for a special presentation. ‘From Different Perspectives’ is a discussion led by poets; Liz Ahl and Edie Patridge, and visual artists Kimberly Richie and Terry Downs. Their work is all featured in the MWM’s current exhibition “Finding Place on Paper: Contemporary Poets and Printmakers Explore the White Mountains.” The exhibit explores how different art forms are used to express and describe the White Mountains as a place.

This event is free for anyone who would like to attend.

For more information http://www.plymouth.edu/museum-of-the-white-mountains/.

Programming at the MWM is supported in part by a grant from the New Hampshire State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Nov
9
5:00 pm

Wednesday November, 9 at 5 p.m.
Museum of the White Mountains, 34 Highland Street, Plymouth.

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Join the Museum of the White Mountains for an artist demonstration by Matt Brown. Woodblock print maker Matt Brown began making prints using the traditional Japanese hanga method in 1993. His imagery comes from all across New England, and two of his pieces: “Along Franconia Ridge” and “Mt. Washington from Little Haystack.” These pieces are featured in the MWM’s current exhibition “Finding Place on Paper: Contemporary Poets and Printmakers Explore the White Mountains.” Programming at the MWM is supported in part by a grant from the New Hampshire State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts

This event is free and open to all.

Image credit: Matt Brown, "Along Franconia Ridge" color woodblock print. 2014. From the collection of Parker Potter.

Nov
5
10:30 am

Saturday, November 5 at 10:30 a.m.
Museum of the White Mountains, 34 Highland Street, Plymouth.

Join us for printmaking at the MWM! Free art-making workshop led by teaching artist Cynthia Robinson. Families welcome. Presented as part of the museum's current exhibition "Finding Place on Paper: Contemporary Poets and Printmakers Explore the White Mountains." The MWM is located at 34 Highland Street, Plymouth.

Free for anyone who would like to attend.

For more information https://www.plymouth.edu/museum-of-the-white-mountains/about-the-museum/press-information/.

Oct
26
5:00 pm

Wednesday, October 26 at 5 p.m.
Museum of the White Mountains, 34 Highland Street, Plymouth

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Please join us to celebrate the opening of "Finding Place on Paper: Contemporary Poets and Printmakers Explore the White Mountains." The exhibit, co-curated by Liz Ahl, Parker Potter, and Cynthia Robinson, pairs contemporary professional New England regional poets and printmakers with Plymouth State University student work, with the common theme of responding to the White Mountains as a place. Light refreshments will be served. The event is free and open to all.

For more information about this event, go to https://www.facebook.com/events/734697603334658/.

For more information about the Museum of the White Mountains, go to http://www.plymouth.edu/museum-of-the-white-mountains/.

Sep
21
4:00 pm

Mountain Summers, presented by June Hammond Rowan
Wednesday, September 21, 4 - 5 p.m.
Museum of the White Mountains, 34 Highland Street, Plymouth

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Mountain Summers reveals the personal and adventurous experiences of four fascinating women visiting and exploring the White Mountains in the late 1800s. They did not just sit on hotel porches. Instead, they worked on developing new trails, collecting plant specimens, and discovering new places. Come hear their adventures from the firsthand accounts preserved in this rare collection.

Event is free and open to the public.

For more information about the Museum of the White Mountains, go to http://www.plymouth.edu/museum-of-the-white-mountains/.

Sep
22
9:30 am

Techniques of the 19th Century White Mountain Painters: Artist demonstration by Lauren Sansaricq
Thursday, September 22, 9:30 - 11 a.m.
Museum of the White Mountains, 34 Highland Street, Plymouth

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Sansaricq, whose painting "Crawford Notch" is featured in the "Taking the Lead" exhibit, will explore the 19th century White Mountain artist's approach to painting. From small Plein Air sketches to the final glazing on a large studio picture, she will discuss the typical process of artists such as John Frederick Kensett, Ann Sophia Towne Darrah, and Benjamin Champney.

Event is free and open to all.

For more information about the Museum of the White Mountains, go to http://www.plymouth.edu/museum-of-the-white-mountains/.

Sep
28
6:30 pm

"She's the Top Dog: Stories of Women and Their Dog Teams,"presented by Bob Cottrell and Sally Manikian.
Wednesday, September 28, 6:30 p.m.
Museum of the White Mountains, 34 Highland Street, Plymouth

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Bob Cottrell will discuss the critical role played by women racers, breeders, historians, sled makers, Olympians, and promoters in the sport of sled dog racing. Around 7 p.m., Sally Manikian, current musher and owner of Shady Pines Sleddogs, will discuss the sport and female mushers today.

More information about the Museum of the White Mountains is available at http://www.plymouth.edu/museum-of-the-white-mountains/.