Museum of New Art-Portsmouth NH opens with Markus Linnenbrink exhibit

PORTSMOUTH — When was the previous time you obtained to stop by a manufacturer new museum? Most museums are extended-set up institutions with revered halls, and a visit to their properly-traveled galleries is a step again in time.

The Museum of New Artwork-Portsmouth, referred to as MONA-Portsmouth, is a fresh action into the existing surrounded by vibrant coloration and inspiring place, and it is really opening its doorways for the very first time this 7 days.

Situated within the new Jimmy’s Jazz and Blues Club, the museum will celebrate its Grand Opening for the public on Saturday, Oct. 23 from 6 to 9 p.m. The opening night time will contain a gallery speak by Markus Linnenbrink, the artist and curator of the museum’s inaugural exhibit, and the unveiling of a video documenting Linnenbrink’s preparations for this exhibit. It just comes about to be the exact evening legend Mavis Staples is taking part in the club upstairs.

‘Ideas and dreams grow to be reality’:Jimmy’s on Congress features jazz, blues and fantastic delicacies

Markus Linnenbrink is the artist and curator behind the Museum of New Art - Portsmouth's inaugural exhibit. The new museum located inside Jimmy's Jazz and Blues Club on Congress Street in Portsmouth opens to the public Saturday, Oct. 23. A gala celebration will take place Wednesday, Oct. 20.

Prior to the museum opens to the public Saturday, the museum will celebrate its opening with a gala on Wednesday, Oct. 20. The gala will consist of a meet up with and greet with Linnenbrink, the first viewing of his exhibit, a 1st glance at the new museum house, and a reception upstairs at Jimmy’s Jazz and Blues Club featuring a salsa dance functionality by Fleure Dance Troupe, followed by dancing, food stuff and money bar. A lot more information and tickets are out there at