Northwood Virtual Art Gallery
Artist in Residency
Nancy will be teaching 6th grade students about photography the week of May 15th.
Nancy Grace Horton holds an MFA in Visual Arts from the Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University, now Lesley University College of Art and Design, and has been working as a freelance photographer and educator for over 20 years. She is the recipient of numerous grants and awards, including Artists Entrepreneurial Grants from the New Hampshire State Council on the Arts, where she is also an Arts in Education Rostered Artist. She has been featured on Boston Chronicle and in several solo shows including NESOP’s Garner Center, Simmons College Trustman Art Gallery, Engine Art Gallery, Merrimack College McCoy Art Gallery and The Griffin Museum of Photography. Horton is known for her work that engages her viewers in Feminist dialog. She lives between Maine and New Hampshire and takes yearly visits to rural Mexico where she also conducts her photo-based cultural exchange projects for kids called Learning to See that also explores gender roles using photography and book making. She is known locally for her popular photo book “Portsmouth”.
Marblizing Paper in Art Club
Art Club will be starting on Wednesday March 29th and will be on Wednesdays 2:30-4:00pm and is open to 4th-8th graders. The club will be accepting up to 15 students. Students will be taken at a first come basis. Dates and information are below.
Lions Club Peace Poster Contest Winners
Thank you to all the parents and students that came to visit the art room during open house!
The first week of school students spent time making their portfolios. Students artwork will stay in their portfolio until the end of either the quarter, semester, or school year depending on the grade they are in. Parents are welcome to visit the art room to view their student's artwork through out the year.