Lamont Gallery Events

Current Exhibition

William Kentridge: Universal Archive

January 11-March 9, 2019



Opening Reception of William Kentridge: Universal Archive

Friday, January 11, 5:30-7:30 pm
Lamont Gallery

Join us for this drop-in event for a chance to see the works in William Kentridge: Universal Archive. This event is free and open to all.



Lunch & Learn

Wednesday, January 23, 12:30-1:30 pm

Join us for an explorative discussion on William Kentridge: Universal Archive. This body of work inspires in-depth conversations about the creative process.

Leading us in discussion will be: Mary Claire Nemeth, Art Dept. Rob Richards, Chair, Dept. of Theater & Dance Jon Sakata, Music Dept. Wes LaFountain, Interim Director and Curator, as our Host

Film Screening of "Tango for Page Turning"

William Kentridge, Tango for Page Turning

    February 19 – 22, 2019

Tango for Page Turning characterizes William Kentridge’s process-oriented, interdisciplinary practice. As a meeting place for art, science, dance, sound, and daily experience.”

This stop-motion animation features Kentridge’s drawings, dancing and moving through flipping pages of and old science text book.

This short animation – 3 minutes long –will be on a continuous loop in the Lamont Gallery for one week only during normal gallery hours (Tuesday-Friday 9-5). 




Community Stop Motion Film Project

Make Your Mark!

Enjoy this hands-on opportunity to experience the same process used by artist William Kentridge in some of his projects:  stop-action animation.  Collaborate in creating a stop-action animation film using this time-honored, thoughtful process. There will be gallery support while you create. 

Tuesdays – Fridays 1:40-3:20
Saturdays 10:00-12:00 and 1:00-2:00

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Resident Archive: Artist John DePol’s Library Engraving & Ephemera

January 22 - March  8
Class of 1945 Library

Resident Archive features correspondence, preliminary sketches, and the engraved wood blocks used to create the commemorative prints celebrating the class of 1945 Library.

Lamont Gallery, Frederick R. Mayer Art Center, Phillips Exeter Academy
20 Main Street, Exeter NH, 03833
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