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The Square Roots wall paper by Laetitia Soulier.

Spotlight Talk and Floral Workshop

"Geometry of Nature" Thursday, November 10, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

A spotlight talk by Director John Stomberg followed by a walk to Roberts Flowers, where participants will create their own works of floral art inspired by Soulier’s creations.

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Dartmouth students in the exhibition Laetitia Soulier: The Fractal Architectures in the Hood Downtown exhibition space during the student opening reception. Photo by Alison Palizzolo.


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Hood Downtown is FREE and open to the public until 9:00 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday.

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Bahar Behbahani, Let the Garden Eram Flourish (detail), from the Persian Gardens series, 2016, mixed media on canvas. Courtesy of the artist and Thomas Erben Gallery. © Bahar Behbahani. Photo by Adam Reich.

Upcoming Hood Downtown Exhibition

"Bahar Behbahani: Let the Garden Eram Flourish"

On view January 5 through March 12, 2017

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Hardie Gramatky, Towards Reed Hall - Dartmouth (detail), 1937, watercolor. Gift of Richard B. Cornwell, Class of 1975; 2014.16.4

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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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1:30 pm
Hood Downtown, 53 Main Street, Hanover, NH
In this workshop, children will learn about how photographer Laetitia Soulier creates miniature architectural models and then uses the models to create intricate photographs.
5:30 pm
Hood Downtown and Robert's Flowers of Hanover
“Geometry of Nature”
Hood Museum