Current Section

Chapel Art Center

Bookmark and Share

Main Content

Fall 2016 Events and Programs

All events are free and open to the public. Seating for lectures and concerts is limited. To reserve seats, please call (603) 641-7470 or email chapelartcenter@anselm.edu.

Opening Reception for The Silent Heart: Modern Illuminations by Anne Connell
Thursday, October 20 from 6-8 p.m.
Join us for a public opening celebrating the upcoming exhibition. The artist will be in attendance.

A Visit with the Artist
Friday, October 21 at 12:30 p.m.

Saint Anselm College students, faculty, staff, and gallery visitors are invited to meet Anne Connell and participate in a discussion of her work.

Director's Gallery Tour: Design and Wonder
Thursday, October 27 at 12:30 p.m.
Iain MacLellan, O.S.B., Director, will lead a gallery walk-through discussing the techniques and compositions employed in Anne Connell's paintings, with insights as to how each creates a poetic mood, assisting the viewer in discovery and inspiration.

Curator's Talk: Oculus, Ordinaries, Ordonnance
Thursday, November 3 at 12:30 p.m.

Assistant Curator Maggie Dimock reflects on the art historical, architectural, heraldic, and literary touchstones Anne Connell alludes to in her fascinating, multilayered paintings.

Music Lecture: Enchanting Voices: Sirens in Early Modern Opera
Thursday, November 17 at 4:30 p.m.

Eugenio Refini, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Italian Studies at Johns Hopkins University, explores the various ways sirens are given a voice in early modern opera, arguing that the dynamic between sirens and the victims of their songs mirrors the very nature of opera itself.

Concert and Lecture: The Elegance of the Mandolin
Thursday, December 1 at 4:30 p.m.

Mandolinist August Watters presents an annotated concert of representative pieces from the classical mandolin repertoire, ranging from the eighteenth to twenty-first centuries.

View Mobile Site