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Fall 2022 Programs

All programs are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

Q&A with Harry Benson
In conjunction with Harry Benson: Four Stories, Benson will answer questions about the exhibition and discuss his six decades of work as a photojournalist. This program will take place in Kemper Auditorium, located next to the Addison on Chapel Avenue, in Phillips Academy's Elson Art Center. A reception will follow at the Addison. Space is limited; registration is required. 
Saturday, October 22, 5:00 pm

Harry Benson: Four Stories Reception
Join us and the artist in celebrating this exhibition of four powerful photo stories from the 1960s.
Saturday, October 22, 6:00–7:30 pm

Art Workshop
Explore Rosamond Purcell: Nature Stands Aside and experiment with objects and ideas that connect with themes of seeing the world through the dual lenses of art and science. Julie Bernson, Associate Director of Learning at The Trustees of Reservations and former Addison Curator of Education, will lead the program. All ages are welcome, but children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited; registration is required.
Sunday, November 6, 2:00–3:30 pm

Gallery Tour: Rosamond Purcell: Nature Stands Aside
Join Curator Gordon Wilkins for a walk-through and discussion of the exhibition. This event, organized with Andover's Memorial Hall Library, is free, but space is limited; register online or call 978.623.8430.
Thursday, November 17, 2:00 pm

Virtual Gallery Talk: Rosamond Purcell: Nature Stands Aside
Curator Gordon Wilkins will lead visitors on a virtual tour through the exhibition, highlighting the themes and works presented. This free event is organized with Andover's Memorial Hall Library; register online or call 978.623.8430.
Thursday, December 15, 2:00 pm