Monadnock Art

Friends of the Dublin Art Colony

Our Mission

“The mission of Monadnock Art is to support artists and amplify the artistic talent and diversity of the Monadnock region through special events, online presence, and community engagement.” 

Open Studio Tour 2023:

October 7th, 8th & 9th

NOTE To Artists: Registration has closed for the 2023 tour, but you can still join if you are a local artist, and take advantage of the increased traffic to our website! If you are not yet a Monadnock Art member, please visit the Membership page.

The Monadnock Art Tour is the oldest and largest artist studio tour in New Hampshire. It occurs during an October weekend each year and this season we are presenting a whopping 78 artists in studios! Click “Our Artists” to see profiles of our members and participating studios. Click the “Learn More” button below for information about the Tour. (We will be posting and updated map and brochure soon.).

COVIDBring a mask with you. Some artists may prefer that only masked guests enter their studios, others may be “mask optional”, so come prepared.

Monadnock Art Tour Gallery Exhibition 2023 – September 30 -October 27

Gallery Show Opening Reception & Celebration — Open to the public September 30, 4–7pm
The Monadnock Center for History and Culture19 Grove Street, Peterborough NH
Preview Exhibit open 10–4 daily during Tour Weekend and Wed–Sat 10–4 through Oct. 27

Our Artists

Monadnock Art is the largest art association in the Monadnock region and it represents many of the area’s great artists. This section provides links to “Artist Pages” for many of our artist members. See artist information and samples of works from each artist.

Support Us

Monadnock Art/Friends of the Dublin Art Colony is volunteer only organization. It is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization and 100 percent of all donations go towards the promotion of our artists and the running of the Annual Art Tour. Please consider becoming a member or making a donation to support Monadnock Art. This section will provide an ability to become a member or make a donation.

THE WORLD OF LONG AGO (39" x 30") oil & wax

Our History

Monadnock Art/Friends of the Dublin Art Colony is the longest running art tour in New Hampshire. It has deep roots, going back over 100 years to the legendary artists who founded the Dublin Art Colony in the late nineteenth century. In this section, learn about the history of the Dublin Art Colony and the Art Tour.

Lita Judge

Artist Resources

The Monadnock Region is also home to many fabulous arts organizations and collectives providing resources of all sorts for artists.  Check out the links below to find everything from workshops on social media skills, business planning, and “pop-up” events to hands-on workshops in ceramics, woodworking, and welding to brainstorming and a brew with like-minded creatives.