Seaside Escapes: The Art and Architecture of the New England Coast

Focusing on the seascapes by beloved American artists including Winslow Homer and Edward Hopper, this program will dive into the history of such artists as well as the over-the-top elegance of the Newport, RI summer homes designed for the titans of industry in the late nineteenth century. Gloucester’s eccentric summer retreat Beauport is also featured.

Jane Oneail is the founder of Culturally Curious, an arts education consulting firm specializing in art appreciation programs. She curates and delivers programs throughout New England and beyond. Oneail holds a master’s in Art History from Boston University and a master’s in Education from Harvard University. Born and raised in NH, she has worked at some of the state’s most esteemed cultural institutions, including the League of New Hampshire Craftsmen, and the Currier Museum of Art. For more information visit

Free and open to the public, however seating is limited. Call the library at 603-964-8401 to register for this program


February 01, 2023


6:30 pm - 7:30 pm