Tuesday, July 14, 2020

The Art of Quarantine V

Artists responded to an invitation to share visual thoughts, feelings, and discoveries during our current health crisis.

Opportunities: Calls for Art

BSB Gallery and the Lawrence Hopewell Trail seek submissions of artwork.

Gallery Going: Van Gogh in Princeton & Hamilton

This week’s pick is Vincent Van Gogh’s 1888 painting, “Tarascon Stagecoach” (La Diligence de Tarascon). It can be found in two manifestations in two important area arts centers.

City Artists Stirring It Up Trenton Style

So what about Trenton' artistic waters? Several artists readily dove in when asked about it.

Off The Presses: Three Sea Stones

New Jersey poet Vasiliki Katsarou writes that her new chapbook, “Three Sea Stone,” distills images and themes touched in her first collection of poems, “Memento Tsunami.”

The Art of Quarantine IV

Artists responded to an invitation to share visual thoughts, feelings, and discoveries during our current health crisis.

Opportunities

Art classes and art exhibits online, and a drive for food and gently used clothing.

Take a New Look at the Region’s WPA Art

The writing is on the wall. Millions of artists are out of work and unsure of if and when they will return to work on commissions, performing, or teaching. Yet artwork on the walls of several buildings in the region provides a reminder of another era when millions, including artists, lost their jobs: The Great Depression, 1929 to 1941.

The Art of Quarantine III

Artists responded to an invitation to share visual thoughts, feelings, and discoveries during our current health crisis. So we are turning this page into a virtual gallery and letting the artist have their say in shape and color.

Off the Presses: Pregnancy & Miscarriage

Labyrinth Books and the Princeton Public Library continue their live stream author talks on Thursday, May 28, with Lara Freidenfelds, author of the recently released “The Myth of the Perfect Pregnancy: A History of Miscarriage in America.”

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Let’s Try . . . Elite Five Sushi & Grill

Tony Yu has opened Elite Five Sushi & Grill in an L-shaped space adjacent to the former Two Sevens restaurant.

The Fall of Icarus