Updates on gallery exhibits, local artists, and art news in the New Hampshire Seacoast.
The Queers

A motorcycle show, a punk-rock show, a cabaret show. Artwork and apples. These are among the diverse options for entertainment coming up this weekend. Prepare your itinerary now.

Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling star in "La La Land," one of six featured films in Telluride by the Sea.

It’s going to be a big weekend on the Seacoast. Among the highlights are a film festival, a music and art fest, an exhibition with 60-plus artists, a new show at the Rep, and a 10-year anniversary shindig for Portsmouth Public Library.

Taj Mahal wraps up the Prescott Park Arts Festival's concert series on Friday night.

As usual, the Seacoast boasts numerous options for live music, theater, visual arts, food, and more this weekend. Here are a few of the highlights.

"Mill Pond" by Lennie Mullaney is part of the new exhibit at the Gallery at 100 Market, opening Friday night during Art 'Round Town.

Labor Day Weekend is expected to bring a record number of visitors to New Hampshire. But there are enough cool events happening for everyone to have a good time. Here are some of the most notable upcoming happenings.

Daisy Castro joins The Hot Club of Portland at The Dance Hall in Kittery, Maine, on Aug. 26.

It’s the last weekend of August, and as usual, there are plenty of music, theater, and art events coming up around the Seacoast. Here’s a handful of the highlights taking place between now and Sunday.

Rochester Opera House executive director Anthony Ejarque (left) and board president John McKenna (center) and a contractor observe the renovations underway at 32 North Main St., future site of the Rochester Performance & Arts Center.

The Rochester Performance & Arts Center will house a live performance space, art gallery, recording studios, classrooms, rehearsal space, and more, all in the heart of downtown Rochester.

Don Gorvett

Local artist Don Gorvett, owner of Piscataqua Fine Arts in Portsmouth and Black Bear Fine Art in Ogunquit, is celebrating 25 years of art with an exhibit at Strawbery Banke Museum. Gorvett describes his process and inspirations for capturing Portsmouth scenes in woodcut prints and drawings.

Take a photo tour of "On the Map," the first juried art exhibition at 3S Artspace in Portsmouth, during the opening reception on Aug. 6.

Sculptor Amanda Sisk at work on a piece inspired by the Governor John Langdon House in Portsmouth.

Regional sculptor Amanda Sisk, the first-ever artist-in-residence at the historic Governor John Langdon House in Portsmouth, talks about her plans for historically-inspired art.

Seacoast artists Bill Paarlberg (left) and Ken Fellows have an upcoming show at the Kittery Art Association in Maine.

Local painters Bill Paarlberg and Ken Fellows, who have a joint show opening this weekend at the Kittery Art Association, describe their work with watercolors.