Art in Town

Art in the Workplace

Art On Campus

Art by the River

Art In Trenton

Other Galleries

Other Museums

To the North

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In the Galleries

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Art in Town

Arts Council of Princeton, 102 Witherspoon Street, 609-924-8777.

"Small Works Show," the annual exhibition of diminutive art,

continues to March 31.

The Gallery at Chapin School, 4101 Princeton Pike, 609-924-7206.

Landscapes and cityscapes in oil by Ken McIndoe. The British-born

artist has shown extensively. Currently an instructor at the Art Students

League in New York, he has also given landscape workshops in Ireland,

Alaska, New York state, and New Jersey. Open by appointment during

school hours to March 19.

Historical Society of Princeton, Bainbridge House, 158

Nassau Street, 609-921-6748. "Here Today, Where Tomorrow? The

Curious Travels of Princeton’s Moved Buildings," an exhibition

of more than 180 images of Princeton buildings on their original sites,

in transit, and on new sites in Princeton. To April 1. Free. Museum

hours are Tuesday to Sunday, noon to 4 p.m.

Princeton Theological Seminary, Erdman Hall Gallery, 20

Library Place, 609-497-7994. "Expressions of Faith, Serious and

Whimsical," John Paterson’s collection of 22 works of art in all

media. Artists include John and Katherine Paterson, Nena Bryans, Joy

Saville, Susan Crawford, and Stephen Zorochin. To April 8. Gallery

hours are Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Saturday to 4:30

p.m.; Sunday 2 to 9:30 p.m.

Small World Coffee, 14 Witherspoon Street, 609-924-4377.

A show of black and white photography by Scott Hoerl whose primary

interest is architectural photography which he combines with a love

of travel. To April 3.

Stuart Country Day School, Norbert Considine Gallery,

1200 Stuart Road, 609-921-2330. Princeton Artists Alliance members’

theme show, "Regeneration: An Exhibition in Celebration of Change"

exploring ideas of seasonal renewal, growth, evolutions, revolutions,

family and new life. Exhibiting members include Clem Fiori, Shellie

Jacobson, Lore Lindenfeld, Nancy Lee Kern, Ruane Miller, Tina Salvesen,

and Harry Naar. To April 6.

The Williams Gallery, 8 Chambers Street, 609-921-1142.

"Old & New Expectations," an exhibition of select portrayals

of women by artists Barbara Nessim, Jorg Schmeisser, Gabriel Schmitz,

and Mary Story, co-presented with Pringle Art International. To April

8. Gallery hours are Tuesday to Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Art in the Workplace

Gallery at Bristol-Myers Squibb, Route 206 and Province

Line Road, 609-252-6275. "Making a Difference," a 10-year

retrospective exhibition of photographic portraits by Charlotte Raymond

that captures the spirit of people from around the world who have

been part of the company’s mission to extend and enhance human life.

Locations extend from London to Laguna Beach and from Australia to

Africa. Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; weekends and holidays,

1 to 5 p.m. To April 9.

Educational Testing Service, Conant Hall Lounge Gallery,

Carter and Rosedale roads, 609-921-9000. "Angel Art," a mixed-media

theme show by Susanne Pitak Davis; and contemporary expressionist

paintings and prints by Brooklyn painter Karen Eve Friedland. Both

shows to March 26. Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Merrill Lynch Financial Center, 800 Scudders Mill Road,

Plainsboro, 609-282-3401. A solo exhibition of sculpture and works

on paper by Eleanor Burnette. A graduate of Chicago State University,

and a former apprentice at the Johnson Atelier, her work has been

exhibited extensively, including a 20-year retrospective at Mercer

County College. To April 27.

Stark & Stark, 993 Lenox Drive, Building 2, Lawrenceville,

609-895-7307. "Optical Illusions: Nancy Laughlin and David Savage,"

works by two artists who explore the effects of heightened color and

unexpected formal relationships to surprise and engage the viewer.

To June 9. Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Laughlin graduated from the California College of Arts and Crafts

in 1973 followed by studies at the Johnson Atelier. Savage, born in

Brooklyn in 1923, earned a degree in architecture before moving to

Paris where he studied with Leger until 1951. Returning to the U.S.

and architecture, his recent series of abstract paintings is the "Jyira


Summit Bancorp Gallery, 301 Carnegie Center at Route 1,

609-799-6706. The fourth annual group show curated by DeLann Gallery,

Plainsboro. More than 90 works by African-American artists as well

as black artists from origins as diverse as Haiti, Ghana, and Uganda,

are featured in media that include oil, acrylic, photography, sculpture,

and ceramics. Also, art and artifacts from the African continent.

To April 7. Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

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Art On Campus

Art Museum, Princeton University, 609-258-3788. "Photographs

by Barbara Bosworth, a survey exhibition of panoramic photographs

and the debut of the 24-print narrative sequence, "The Bitterroot

River," a meditation on loss, memory, and place, recently added to

the permanent collection. Exhibition continues to June 18. The museum

is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday 1 to 5

p.m. Free tours of the collection are every Saturday at 2 p.m.

"Bosworth has created a body of work that speaks with a singular

passion and sentiment for the American landscape," says curator

Toby Jurovics. Her photographs, which consider themes as divers as

the culture of tourist landscapes to series on hunters and hunting,

are a personal exploration of the multilayered meanings and uses of

the landscape that reflect the artist’s own experience with nature.

Bernstein Gallery, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University,

609-258-4790. "From Form to Whimsy," an exhibition of Cubist-inspired

paintings by Ruth Goodman, a former architectural draftsman in the

studio of Michael Graves, who began a new career as an artist in 1977.

To March 31.

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Art by the River

Artists’ Gallery, 32 Coryell Street, Lambertville, 609-397-4588.

A shared exhibition of interpretations of the contemporary landscape:

surrealist paintings by James Freeman and watercolors by Alan Klawans.

To April 2. Gallery hours are Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, 11 a.m.

to 6 p.m.

Morning Star Gallery, 7 North Main Street, Lambertville,

609-397-3939. Marc Reed and Gayle Macdonell, a two-artist show representing

the changing face of the regional art scene. Reed exhibits a bold

series of industrial landscapes; Macdonell works in a bold palette

with images of the female figure and area landscapes. To March 26.

Gallery hours are Friday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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Art In Trenton

Ellarslie, Trenton City Museum, Cadwalader Park, 609-989-3632.

Ellarslie Open XVIII, the annual juried showcase of work by regional,

state, and nationally known artists. This year’s jurors, Ruth Morpeth

of the Morpeth Gallery, C.J. Mugavero of Artful Deposit, and Grace

Croteau of Riverrun Galleries, selected from among 300 entries. Tuesday

through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Sunday 2 to 4 p.m. To April 16.

Grounds for Sculpture, 18 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton,

609-586-0616. Fall-Winter Exhibition. In the Museum and Domestic Arts

Building, "Beverly Pepper," one-artist show. To April 16.

Thursday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and by appointment.

New Jersey State Museum, 205 West State Street, Trenton,

609-292-6464. "Unseen Treasures: Imperial Russia and the New World,"

an exhibit of historic treasures of the Russian empire. To April 16.

Admission $10 adults; $8.50 seniors and students; $6 children. Advance

ticket purchase at 800-766-6048 or online at

Open Tuesday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday 11 a.m. to

6 p.m.

The Urban Word, 449 South Broad, Trenton, 609-989-7777.

Calvin Brown’s exhibit of abstract figuration. Recently relocated

from New York to Hopewell, Brown was trained at Cooper Union and at

Yale. His exhibitions include the Whitney Museum and the Museum of

Fine Arts, Boston. To March 19.

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Other Galleries

ABC Gallery, Lambertville Public Library, 6 Lilly Street,

609-397-0275. "Life Lines," an exhibition of 20 works by Joy

Kreves that investigate the path of human consciousness through history

and across culture. Gallery hours are Monday to Thursday, 1 to 9 p.m.;

Friday 1 to 5 p.m.; and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. To March 25.

Coryell Gallery, 8 Coryell Street, Lambertville, 609-397-0804.

The 20th annual juried exhibition, "Lambertville and the Surrounding

Area," sponsored by the Lambertville Historical Society. Prizewinners

include Robert Beck, Barbara G. Watts, Bryan Fisher, Tom Chesar, Joanne

Augustine, and Robert Sakson. Juror was artist Pat Martin. To March

19. Wednesday to Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Other Museums

James A. Michener Art Museum, 138 South Pine Street, Doylestown,

215-340-9800. "No Ordinary Land: Encounters in a Changing Environment,"

a 10-year retrospective of collaborative photographs by Virginia Beahan

and Laura McPhee that explores the way people interact with the landscapes

in which they live. Locations range from Sri Lanka and Iceland to

Costa Rica and New York. Website:

Hunterdon Museum of Art, Lower Center Street, Clinton,

908-735-8415. Two shows of art inspired by science and technology.

"Sci+ART+tech" features nine artists including Princeton’s

James Seawright, with Mel Fisher, Claire Lieberman, Clyde Lynds, Inigo

Manglano-Ovalle, Nancy McGee, Thomas Shannon, Ted Victoria, and Peter

Vogel. Also "Millennial Synergy," mechanized high-tech art

by Electrus. Hours are Tuesday to Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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To the North

Printmaking Council of New Jersey, 440 River Road, North

Branch Station, 908-725-2110. "The Luminous Image," a group

show of contemporary works that incorporate photography and light,

featuring works by Christine Holzer, Susan Karpov, Paul Leibow, Terry

Maxedon, Amy Fisch, Leigh Merinoff, and curator Franc Palaia. To April

15. Gallery hours are Wednesday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.;

Saturday, 1 to 4 p.m.

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