Art Gallery

Current Exhibit

Exhibit Runs: May 23rd through September 22, 2017
Opening reception: Thursday, September 14 from 5-7 PM​ 

Gateway Gallery at GBCC: 

picture of oceanPortsmouth:  Great Bay Community College in Portsmouth, NH is pleased to feature the photography of Kirk Williamson at their Gateway Gallery located at the College’s Portsmouth campus at the Pease Tradeport.  The exhibit will run from May 23rd through September 22, 2017.  The public is invited to the opening reception on Thursday, September 14 from 5-7 PM.

Mr. Williamson has been a photojournalist for over 38 years, winning many awards from the New England Newspaper and Press Association and the NPPA. His work has been published in the New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, New York Times Magazine, US Magazine, Yankee Magazine, Sail Magazine, Ski Magazine, Skiing Magazine.

Yearning to return to traditional photography, he founded the Cape Ann Photographic Foundation and became the Executive Director. His recent solo exhibition at the prestigious Rockport Art Association in Rockport, MA was received with critical acclaim. Mr. Williamson is exclusively represented by master Framing and Art at the Design Center in Boston. Great Bay Community College is honored to have him as an adjunct photography instructor.

artistKirk states “I find myself drawn to the ocean in all its forms. I have grown up playing in it, photographing it, and truly enjoying everything it gives me. I enjoy photographing its strength and beauty in so many ways”.

His work can also be seen at:

More Info

Information on each artist and their work can be found in the gallery.

For more information on the exhibit or the reception contact Annette Cohen at (603) 427-7665 or  All visitors to the Gallery are encouraged to sign the guest book. The Gallery is open during regular college hours and is free to the public.​