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Rob Kesseler, Stellaria Hollostea, micrograph.


Wednesday, October 5, 5:00-6:00 pm, Oopik Auditorium

Rob Kesseler, Photographer/Professor, Central Saint Martins and Chair of Arts, Design, and Science at University of the Arts, London

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Ivan Albright's The Vermonter (If Life Were Life There Would Be No Death), 1966–77 (far right), on view at the Fleming Museum of Art, University of Vermont. Photo by Chris Dissing.

HOOD ON THE ROAD: The Fleming Museum

October 13, Thursday, 12:00 p.m.

Join John Stomberg, Virginia Rice Kelsey 1961s Director, Hood Museum of Art, in Burlington, Vermont, as he focuses on three Hood paintings on loan to the Fleming Museum.

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Laetitia Soulier: The Fractal Architectures installed at Hood Downtown. Photo by Alison Palizzolo.

Hood Downtown is Open!

"Laetitia Soulier: The Fractal Architectures" is on view through December 11, 2016.

Hood Downtown is located at 53 Main Street, Hanover, New Hampshire

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(Photo by James Nachtwey ’70)

Archive of Photographer James Nachtwey ’70 Acquired by Hood Museum

The more than 500,000 images document conditions in the world’s most dangerous places.

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The inaugural exhibition at the Hood Downtown Exhibition Space will feature the work of contemporary French photographer Laetitia Soulier.

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5:00 pm
Hood Downtown, 53 Main Street, Hanover, NH
The Hood Museum of Art may be closed but Hood Downtown is open!
2:00 pm
Meet on the plaza in front of the Hopkins Center.
Meet on the plaza in front of the Hopkins Center. This 75-minute tour will take place rain or shine. Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather.
5:00 pm
Oopik Auditorium, Class of 1978 Life Sciences Center
“Convergent Territories”
6:00 pm
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
"When West Is East: American Art and California Collecting"
12:00 pm
The Fleming Museum
“The Real Thing”: Modernism and American Painting
7:00 pm
Hood Downtown, 53 Main Street, Hanover, NH
Drop in and bring a friend to sketch from still lives and works on view while enjoying light refreshments.
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