Summer Job: Learning with the Permanent Collection.

June 17–July 24, 2016

This summer exhibition will include painting, photography, and works on paper from the Monadnock region and far beyond that are part of the Thorne Gallery’s permanent collection. Featured artists include: Milton Avery, Gifford Beal, Romare Bearden, Rockwell Kent, Alice Neel, Gregorio Prestopino and Andy Warhol. The show and the related events are designed to invite reflection, discovery and commentary about this collection and about the summer season.

Image above: Prestopino Gregorio Brooks Falls, 1998, oil on canvas, 50 x 54 in..

Upcoming Events



Opening reception and musical guest

5:30–7:30 p.m. Thurs.



Wading pool party

Wading pool party and gallery tour focusing on water imagery in exhibited works (bring a towel)

1–3 p.m. Wed.



Tour de France mountain stage live screening

Tour de France mountain stage live screening and gallery tour focusing on landscape conventions in exhibited works

Bastille Day, 10–noon Thurs.

About the Thorne Sagendorph Art Gallery

For 50 years, the Thorne-Sagendorph Art Gallery at Keene State College has been a gathering place for artists, students, patrons, educators, scholars, and friends. The gallery has hosted excellent exhibitions of work by local, national, and international artists and designers, originated a broad range of innovative education and public programs, and fostered diverse connections across disciplines, communities, and generations.

All exhibits, receptions, and programs are free and open to the public.

Summer 2016

Gallery Hours

  • Wednesday-Sunday:
  • Noon-5pm
  • Closed Monday, Tuesday