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Lamont Gallery at Phillips Exeter Academy Hosts PRESENT 3 - Virtual Exhibition On View Now

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
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Lamont Gallery
gallery@exeter.edu
603-777-3461
 
 Lamont Gallery at Phillips Exeter Academy Hosts PRESENT 3 
Virtual Exhibition On view now
 
Exeter, NH (June 17, 2020) — Lamont Gallery at Phillips Exeter Academy hosts PRESENT 3, the Annual Student Art Show.
 
Investigation, research, risk-taking and drive: PRESENT 3 showcases the creative outcomes from a period of highly focused artmaking by Exeter students in advanced studio courses. Through experimentation, critique, peer exchange, and materials study, students explore compelling and meaningful themes. Despite being away from campus, artmaking at Exeter is fully present! Visit the exhibition online at www.exeter.edu/present-3 to see the dynamic results of this immersive creative process. Follow the Lamont Gallery Instagram page (@lamontgallery) for artist profiles through the month of June.
 
Also On View:
Our virtual exhibition, Being & Feeling (Alone, Together) has been extended to July 31.
Engage with the exhibition virtually through slide shows & artist interviews, and participate in summer Zoom art workshops & artist talks. Please visit our website for more information.
 
Events:
All events and workshops will be held virtually via Zoom. All events are free but space is limited and advance registration is required. Please visit our website for registration information www.exeter.edu/lamontgallery.
 
Cultural Conversations, Being & Feeling (Alone Together):


Artist Panel: Moving Together
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 4:00-5:00pm
 
Stephanie Misa: Filipinos, Cannibalism, and Mothers Dancing on Tongues
Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 12:30-1:30pm
 
Artist Panel: Cheryle St. Onge & Andrew Fish
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 4:00-5:00pm
 
 
Art at Your Desk Workshops:
EBB AND FLOW: Painting Flowers with Watercolor
Taught by Tif Farmakis-Day
Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 12:30-1:30
 
EBB AND FLOW: Painting Seascapes with Watercolor
Taught by Tif Farmakis-Day
Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 4:00-5:00
 
Origami Butterflies
Taught by Tif Farmakis-Day
Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 4:00-5:00pm
 
 
 
Lamont Gallery programs are supported in part by the Michael C. Rockefeller ’56 Visiting Artists Fund.
 
About the Lamont Gallery:
The Lamont Gallery, located in the Frederick R. Mayer Art Center, is a dynamic exhibitions and teaching space celebrating the arts by showcasing work of regional, national, and international artists in thematic exhibitions. Established in 1953, the Lamont Gallery was a gift to Phillips Exeter Academy by Lamont family alumni including Thomas W. Lamont, Corliss Lamont, Ned Lamont and others. Their generosity provides visitors of all ages the opportunity to experience and learn about the arts in a welcoming setting that reflects the Academy’s commitment to the intersection of goodness and knowledge. Informed by the Harkness teaching philosophy, the Lamont Gallery’s programs emphasize active learning, inquiry, and dialogue. The gallery offers year-round exhibitions and programs that are free and open to the public. For more information, call 603-777-3461 or visit the website at www.exeter.edu/lamontgallery.
 
Lamont Gallery programs are supported in part by the Michael C. Rockefeller ’56 Visiting Artists Fund. 
 
 
About Phillips Exeter Academy:
 
Phillips Exeter Academy (www.exeter.edu) is a coeducational, independent school, located in Exeter, New Hampshire. Founded in 1781 by John Phillips, Exeter has a tradition of academic excellence, a distinguished faculty, and a long history of educating young people to find their place in the world. It originated the system of instruction known as Harkness teaching in 1931. In the spirit of the school’s charter to foster goodness and knowledge, a Phillips Exeter Academy education is free to any admitted student whose family income is $75,000 or less and the diverse student body comes from a variety of geographic, economic, racial and religious backgrounds.
 
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Ms. Stacey Durand
Gallery Manager
Lamont Gallery
Frederick R. Mayer Art Center
Phillips Exeter Academy
20 Main Street (mailing address)
11 Tan Lane (physical address)
Exeter NH 03833
603-777-3461
ww.exeter.edu/lamontgallery
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