Exhibition Opening: New England on Paper: Contemporary Art in the Boston Athenæum's Prints & Photographs Collection
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Exhibition Opening Reception
Registration is NOT required
Free and open to the public
Elizabeth A. Goddard, A Playful Sea II, 2006. Monotype. Purchase, Frances Hovey Howe Print Fund, 2012.
New England on Paper: Contemporary Art in the Boston Athenæum's Prints & Photographs Collection
This exciting exhibition will showcase contemporary prints, drawings, and photographs by New England artists. The works on display—drawings, watercolors, linocuts, lithographs, hand-toned silver gelatin prints, digital photographs, and more—will reflect artistic interpretations of New England’s built and natural environment.
Attendees are invited to view the gallery beginning at 5:30 pm, after which the Athenæum’s Curator of Prints & Photographs, Catharina Slautterback, will make brief remarks. Wine and cheese will be served.
Most programs held in the Bayard Henry Long Room on the Athenaeum's first floor are amplified and assistive listening devices are available for patron use.
To request ASL interpretation services for any of the Athenaeum's programs, please contact Hannah Weisman at 617-720-7617 or firstname.lastname@example.org.