How to Exhibit in the Main Library
Main Library (361 Washington St., Brookline) Exhibit Areas
- Foundation Case — located in the west entrance foyer near School St.
- Emery & Lobby Cases — in the main lobby across from the new nonfiction books.
- Brookline 300th Display Case — in the Reference Room
- at the entrance
- across from the Circulation Desk
- all around the room.
The Gallery in Hunneman Hall — located on the second floor
The Gallery in Hunneman Hall is open up to 30 minutes before closing as long as the hall is not is use. For scheduled programs and events, click on Calendar in the upper right-hand corner of our web page at brooklinelibrary.org. If the track lights are off when you arrive, the (labelled) switches are just inside the door to your right.
Permanent Installation: Jeremy Kindall's "Storyville" at Putterham Branch Library
Jeremy Kindall's sculpture was installed at Putterham in June, 2014, in honor of former Putterham Branch Librarian Barbara Warner.
THIS PROJECT IS SUPPORTED IN PART BY A GRANT FROM THE BROOKLINE COMMISSION FOR THE ARTS, A LOCAL AGENCY WHICH IS SUPPORTED BY THE MASSACHUSETTS CULTURAL COUNCIL, A STATE AGENCY.
Handcrafted Ukrainian Easter Eggs
Apr 1, 2015-Apr 30, 2015
Chestnut Hill resident Merella MacMillan has her handcrafted Ukrainian Easter Eggs on display at the Putterham Library for the month of April. The display, which explains the traditional batik method using wax and dyes, includes a large collection of colorful and beautiful eggs.
Asian Americans in Brookline - Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month Exhibit
Apr 23, 2015-Jun 26, 2015
Main Library, First Floor: Emery, Lobby, and Foundation Cases
Curator: Chris Chanyasulkit
Brookline Artists’ Open Studios Extended Weekend Show
Weekend show: Saturday, Apr. 25: 10-4:30 p.m. and Sunday, Apr. 26: 1-4 p.m.
Apr 25, 2015-Apr 26, 2015
Main Library, Second Floor: Hunneman Hall
Curator: Karen Stern
Extended show through June 15, 2015
The Main Library is once again hosting the Brookline Artists' Open Studios Weekend Show Saturday, April 25 from 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 26 from 1-4 p.m. Stop by to see and purchase the artwork of these five artists: Gulnara Niaz Gross (photography), Aaron Seidman (digital, drawing, photography, printmaking, watercolor), Karen Stern (fiber/textile, oil painting, watercolor), Patricia Timothy (acrylic painting) and Elissa Yanover (collage, oil painting). The good news, this show is being extended through June 15.