RMFA to showcase original sketch from The Simpsons

The Rochester Museum of Fine Arts is pleased to announce the unveiling of an original animation cel (short for animation celluloid) from The Simpsons, tv’s longest-running animated comedy. According to RMFA co-founder Amy Regan, the piece was gifted by an anonymous donor that was inspired by the organization’s recent acquisition of several animation cels from The Brave…

Michelle Peterson

Threads and Where They Lead
September 6, 2022 - November 4, 2022
150 Wakefield Street, Rochester, NH 03867
Reception: September 30, 2022 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Michelle Peterson is a visual artist, receiving her BFA from New Hampshire Institute of Art in 2011, and her MFA from the Institute of Art and Design at New England College in 2020. She works in multiple mediums, including painting, photography, and fiber art. She is a mother of two and resides in southern New…

Eric Shaw

September 6, 2022 - November 4, 2022
150 Wakefield Street, Rochester, NH 03867

Eric Shaw is a self-taught painter whose bold geometric abstraction draws from the rich visual environment of New York City. Elements of graphic design found in street signs, logos, and advertisements are stretched and skewed as Shaw sketches out what he sees using a drawing app on his phone. The sketches are further copied, pasted…

Tyler Pearce

September 29, 2022 - November 30, 2022
65 South Main Street, Rochester, NH 03867

Tyler Pearce is an abstract acrylic painter based in the Seacoast area of New Hampshire. Working in acrylics allows him to move quickly and push thoughts into paintings, something more tangible before they fade. Geometric shapes, curves, patterns, and vibrant colors highlight his desire to find beauty in the highs and lows of life while continuing to learn about…