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Hood Museum of Art
Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH 03755

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Special Events

The Upper Valley Music Center presents chamber music in Kim Gallery.

Holiday treats await visitors at the museum’s annual Holiday Open House.

Visitors fill Baker Main Hall for the opening celebration of Wenda Gu’s united nations: the green house and united nations: united colors.


July 5, 12, and 19, 2006 and June 27, 2007
Wednesday Evening Concert Series
"Artful Compositions"
The Upper Valley Music Center presented classical chamber music performed by senior members and graduates of their strings program.

July 15
Rembrandt Birthday Bash!
"400 Years:400 Minutes"
In 2006, museums around the world celebrated the four hundredth anniversary of the birth of Rembrandt. The public enjoyed hands-on printmaking projects, tours of the Hood's Rembrandt print exhibition, music of the artist's time, raffles, cake, and more.

December 6
Holiday Open House
This annual favorite was an opportunity to kick off the holiday season while surrounded by inspiring art.

"I'm glad I'm not the only one who feels like it's 'my Hood.' The music, entertainment, art, and community made for a grand evening."
--Sharyn Amberger, Hanover Downtown Marketing Alliance and Chamber


January 18
"The Art of Civil Rights: An Evening of Art and Jazz at the Hood Museum of Art"
Join members of the Barbary Coast Jazz Ensemble, directed by Don Galsgo, and the Hood Museum of Art for an evening of light refreshments, music from the American Civil Rights Era, and a gallery talk by Juliette Bianco, Assistant Director. Offered in conjunction with Dartmouth’s Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration.

April 3
Opening Reception for Pilobolus Comes Home: Three Decades of Dance Photographs
This exhibition opening celebrated the visual legacy of Pilobolus and the photographers who captured the dance company on film and in digital media over the thirty-five years of its existence. Pilobolus Artistic Directors Robby Barnett '72, Michael Tracy '73, and Jonathan Wolken '71, as well as the photographers were recognized at the reception.

6 June
Opening Celebration for Wenda Gu's united nations: the green house and united nations: united colors in Baker Library’s Main Hall
Wenda Gu unveiled Dartmouth's hair monuments with remarks by James Wright, President; Barry Scherr, Provost; Jeffrey Horrell, Dean of Libraries and Librarian of the College; Brian Kennedy, Director; and Juliette Bianco, Assistant Director. A reception followed at the Hood, where the companion exhibition forest of stone steles: retranslation and rewriting tang dynasty poetry was on view.

Last Updated: 10/6/08