state library http://nhpr.org en Traveling Auschwitz-Birkenau Exhibit Stops In N.H. http://nhpr.org/post/traveling-auschwitz-birkenau-exhibit-stops-nh <p>A <a href="http://www.nh.gov/nhculture/mediaroom/2013/auschwitz_exhibit.htm" target="_blank">new exhibit</a> that takes a closer look at what happened at a notorious Nazi death camp opened at the <a href="http://www.nh.gov/nhsl/" target="_blank">New Hampshire State Library</a> today.</p><p>The exhibit, which is traveling the country on loan from Poland’s <a href="http://en.auschwitz.org/m/" target="_blank">Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum</a>, includes a set of 31 posters featuring photos of the horrific conditions at the death camp.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 22:16:42 +0000 Amanda Loder 23049 at http://nhpr.org Traveling Auschwitz-Birkenau Exhibit Stops In N.H. Concord Exhibit Showcases Traditional Art Forms http://nhpr.org/post/concord-exhibit-showcases-traditional-art-forms <div><p>The State Library in Concord has completed renovations in its second floor Map Room and, this summer the public will find an exhibit there called &ldquo;Shaping our Heritage: Celebrating Traditional Arts Apprenticeships in New Hampshire.&rdquo;</p><p>The first thing you notice when you walk into the State Library&rsquo;s map room is the natural light.&nbsp; It pours in from the white laminate skylights of the arched coffered ceiling.&nbsp; Every item on display, lining the perimeter walls and the center installations, is accompanied by photographs of the artists always in pairs.</p> Fri, 22 Jun 2012 19:00:00 +0000 Ryan Lessard 7370 at http://nhpr.org Concord Exhibit Showcases Traditional Art Forms