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2020 NHSPA Exeter Photography Exhibit

  • 5 Jan 2020
  • 12:00 PM
  • 2 Feb 2020
  • 4:00 PM
  • Exeter Town Hall (Second Floor)

Exeter Photography Exhibition

The 2020 Photography Exhibition at the Exeter Town Gallery will open Jan 5 and run through Feb. 2, 2019

Drop off will be on Jan 4, 10-12 p.m. with hanging of the show to follow at 12:30. Everyone is welcome to help. You do need to be an up-to-date member and everyone is allowed to enter two pieces

If you can’t drop off your work on Jan. 5, please contact Carol Van Loon (vanloon42@gmail.com or 603-799-1941) she has a few alternative drop spots to offer.

Opening is Jan. 5 12 -4

Before the 12:00 noon opening on January 5, there will be a very brief member meeting followed by a gallery talk by Lance Hidy. Lance Hidy is a graphic designer and illustrator, who designed Adams last and best selling book. A brief biography:

Born in LaGrande, Oregon, Lance Hidy studied art and graphic design at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut before starting his own graphic arts studio. After working with photographers Ansel Adams and Arnold Newman in the 1970s, he developed a highly distinctive silk screen style which distills his photographs of people to vividly-colored, flat, hard-edged shapes. This style has been used for the design of three U.S. postage stamps, and on more than forty posters for clients including the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Beardsley's Restaurant (of blessed memory), Acme Bookbinding, and Meriden Gravure / Stinehour Press. Hidy also designed the Penumbra typeface for Adobe Systems. He teaches digital graphic arts at Northern Essex Community College in Haverhill, Massachusetts and lives in nearby Newburyport.

More information can be found on his website: http://www.lancehidy.com

 The gallery is open 12-4 on Sat and Sunday during the show.

We will need gallery sitters:

Jan 5 (help with opening)

Jan 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26

Feb 1, 2

Pat Kennedy Corlin is working on providing the refreshments for the opening, please contact Pat is you are willing to help out.

We are looking for folks to give 45-minute gallery talks? Interested? contact Carol

Once again we are calling for photographs to grace the exhibition poster. Deadline is Dec. 1 midnight. Send your image to vanloon42@gmail.com for consideration.

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