Secret Stories Behind the World’s Most Iconic Paintings

Friends of the Hampstead Library Program.

From American Gothic to Whistler’s Mother to Nighthawks, there are some images that are so ubiquitous in our culture that we have stopped looking at them closely. This program delves into these iconic works and shares the secret stories behind their creation and reception.

Presenter Jane Oneail holds a master’s in Art History from Boston University and a master’s in Education from Harvard University. A NH native, she has worked at some of the state's most esteemed cultural institutions, including the League of NH Craftsmen, where she served as Executive Director, and the Currier Museum of Art, where she held the role of Senior Educator. Jane has also taught at the college level for more than a decade, most recently at Southern NH Hampshire University.

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7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Tue, February 14, 2023