John W. Hatch: A Sense of Place, Reception & Exhibit Opening, Sunday, August 1, 2010, 4:00 – 6:00 pm. Coolidge Center for the Arts, Wentworth Coolidge Mansion, 375 Little Harbor Road, Portsmouth, NH 03801
This special exhibit features a collection of artwork by local artist, John W. Hatch (1919-1997) held in private collections. The centerpiece of the exhibit is the drawing, “The R/V Jere Chase at Appledore.” Donated by Maryanna Hatch, this piece will be sold in a silent auction to the highest bidder on August 1st with proceeds benefiting the Gundalow Company. The exhibit will be open August 1-August 29, Wednesday through Sunday from 10:00 am-4:00 pm. The Captain Edward H. Adams will be docked at the Mansion and open for tours before the reception from 3:00-4:00 pm. Kindly RSVP to (603) 433-9505 or email@example.com.
Come discover art at industrial site of Boston Harbor Shipyard on Boston HarborWalk. Opening Celebration on Saturday, June 12, 2-5pm. Open House during Common Boston Festival on Saturday, June 19, 11am-5pm
The HarborArts Outdoor Gallery at the 14-acre Boston Harbor Shipyard at 256 Marginal Street in East Boston invites the public to take a stroll through this working shipyard for a walking tour of the first international outdoor exhibition of large-scale 2D and 3D artworks by over 25 artists from three continents, including works by renown and emerging sculptors from the region. The Opening Celebration with the artists and information tables by environmental organizations is scheduled on Saturday, June 12th from 2 to 5pm. Refreshments will be available.
HarborArts is a global community bringing people together to champion the vital role our oceans, waterways and harbors play in the future of our planet. HarborArts employs the arts to raise awareness for issues affecting our water resources. HarborArts is featuring the Massachusetts Ocean Coalition and information about the member organizations, highlighting their important environmental work on the Massachusetts Ocean Plan. The Urban Arts Institute at Massachusetts College of Art and Design is project consultant.
For more information about the HarborArts Outdoor Gallery and to obtain photos of the art installations, please contact Lit Andersen, HarborArts Director of Communication at 914 417-7300 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Christina Lanzl of UrbanArts at email@example.com or 617 879- 7973, or visit www.harborarts.net.