Previous Exhibits – 2013
Emerging Art: Annual KSC Art Student Exhibition
People's Choice Award
"Emerging Art 2013"
"Tangled Swans: The Fear of Balance in Love."
April 20 – May 11, 2013
The Keene State College Art Department presents works by graduating art majors.
Public Reception: Friday, April 19, 2013, 5:30-7:30 p.m. hosted by Friends of the Thorne.
Visitors are asked to vote for the People’s Choice Commendation Award
The Biennial Regional Jurors Choice Exhibition
January 25 – March 7, 2013
A juried selection of works in various media by artists who live within 30 miles of Keene.
Visitors are asked to vote for the People's Commendation Award.
Below are the juror's selection.
Best in Show – Patricia Schappler, Bedford, NH for Michael
2nd place – William Schnute, Wilton, NH for Animal Games
3rd place – Craig Stockwell, Keene, NH for The Election
Bobbi Angell, Marlboro, Vt for Black Beans
Mono Adisa Brooks, Peterborough, NH for Ezio
Kim Cunningham, Hancock, NH for Night/Owl Vessel Trio
Nan McCarthy, Hillsboro, NH for Monadnock on a Winter Day
Thomas Meyers, Hancock, NH for Shadow Series 2
Erika Radich, Spofford, NH for Plankton Bloom 7
Doug Trump, Marlboro, VT for Two-Step
Expressive Voice: Landscape of Emotion
Henry Swartz, "Pierrot Lunaire"
(Portrait of Arnold Schonberg),
oil and mixed media/panel, 1991
October 12 – December 9, 2012
This show explores the continued presence of Boston Expressionism in contemporary works by artists known for their distinctive blend of visionary painting that includes dark humor, religious mysticism, and social commentary. It showcases the historical roots of the Expressionism movement from the 1930’s through the 1960’s from the Danforth Museum of Art’s Permanent Collection.
Pressing Print: Universal Limited Art Editions 2000–2010
Courtesy of Universal Limited Art Editions
September 20 – December 8, 2013
Public Reception: Thursday September 19, 2013, 5:30-7:30 p.m., hosted by the Friends of the Thorne.
This exhibit chronicles the recent decade of artwork published by the renowned American printmaking workshop ULAE. Pressing Print is a specific examination of ULAE’s ongoing commitment to innovative approaches and techniques in contemporary art making.