Opening Reception, A Life in Color: Two Cultural Makers, Centuries Apart

Free


Friday, June 1, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Gov. John Langdon House, 143 Pleasant Street, Portsmouth, N.H.

Celebrate the opening of the newest exhibition at Governor John Langdon House, A Life in Color: Two Cultural Makers, Centuries Apart. Co-presented by Historic New England and the Black Heritage Trail of New Hampshire, the exhibition features bold, colorful work by Portsmouth artist Richard Haynes. Haynes’ paintings, inspired by Jacqueline Tobin’s book Hidden in Plain View, tell the story of enslaved men and women making their escape via the Underground Railroad.

Free

Please call 603-436-3205 for more information or email langdonhouse@historicnewengland.org.




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