Event Seaside Escapes: The Art and Architecture of the New England Coast (VIRTUAL)

August 4, 2020 | 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Please join us for an art talk with art historian and scholar Jane Oneail of "Culturally Curious". From artist colonies to robber baron “summer cottages,” the New England shoreline has inspired countless creative works. This interactive program will look at paintings by American artists including Winslow Homer, Robert Henri and Edward Hopper as well as the over-the-top elegance of Newport, RI summer homes designed for the titans of industry in the nineteenth century.

This is a virtual program being held on Zoom. Sign up online here. . People can also register by calling 978-465-4428 x242. A Zoom link will be sent to the email of registered participants one day prior to the presentation.

Jane holds a master’s in Art History from Boston University and a master’s in Education from the Harvard University Graduate School of Education. She is a NH native and has worked at some of the state’s most esteemed cultural institutions, including the League of New Hampshire Craftsmen, where she served as Executive Director, and the Currier Museum of Art, where she held the role of Senior Educator. Jane founded the Currier’s Alzheimer’s Cafe and led the tour program for the museum and the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Zimmerman House. She has taught Art History at the college level for more than a decade, most recently at the NH Institute of Art.

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