Art in Town

Art in the Workplace

Art On Campus

Art In Trenton

Other Galleries

Art by the River

To the North

Other Museums

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In the Galleries

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Art in Town

Borders Books, Cafe Espresso, 601 Nassau Park,

609-514-0040.

Artist’s reception for "Nature and Light," an exhibit of

outdoor

paintings and still lifes by Linda Bradshaw, Hopewell Valley artist

and art teacher. To September 1.

Marsha Child Contemporary, 220 Alexander Street,

609-497-7330.

"Art and the Female Form," a themed group exhibition of

paintings,

sculpture, and works on paper by international artists. Women have

been a favored subject of artists for thousands of years, says guest

curator Megan Gorski, and this show illustrates the persistence of

this tradition in modern times. Gallery hours are Tuesday to Saturday,

10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. To August 30.

Historical Society of Princeton, Bainbridge House, 158

Nassau Street, 609-921-6748. "Old Traditions, New Beginnings,"

a major exhibition celebrating 250 years of Princeton Jewish history,

jointly presented and exhibited at the Jewish Center of Princeton.

This is the first-ever exhibit on the history of Princeton’s Jewish

community, scheduled to coincide with the Jewish Center’s 50th

anniversary.

Topics addressed include early arrivals, family life, social

organizations,

work and business pursuits, religious traditions, and anti-Semitism.

Summit Bancorp Gallery, Route 1 at Carnegie Center,

609-799-6706.

"Handmade Paper," a group show featuring Anita Benarde, Joan

B. Needham, Marie Sturken, and Margaret Kennard Johnson, and their

two and three-dimensional works on and of handmade paper. All four

artists have worked collaboratively at the Dieu Donne papermill in

New York. Show is curated by the Delann Gallery Domani. Exhibition

is open Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., through September 1.

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Art in the Workplace

Gallery at Bristol-Myers Squibb, Route 206 and Province

Line Road, 609-252-6275. "Fragile Dependencies," a group

exhibit

that takes a close look at delicate relationships in nature. Featured

artists are Joan Roth and Madelaine Shellaby of Princeton, Susan

MacQueen

of West Windsor, Simon Gaon, Lori Van Houten, Karon Moss, Michael

Zansky, and the late Rachel bas-Cohain. Gallery hours are Monday to

Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; weekends and holidays, 1 to 5 p.m. To

September

10.

ITXC Corporation, 600 College Road East, Princeton,

609-921-1142.

"Space, Time, and Travel," an international show curated by

the Williams Gallery featuring painting by Tanya Kohn of Mexico,

woodblock

prints by Yoshikatsu Tamekane of Japan, and etchings by Joerg

Schmeisser

of Australia. Web site: www.wmgallery.com. Gallery is open Monday

to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. To September 1.

Johnson & Johnson World Headquarters Gallery, New

Brunswick,

732-524-3698. An exhibition of bold drawings in colored marker by

Echo McCallister that mirrors the artist’s intense and complex life

experiences as a person with autism. Having spent a great portion

of his life in mental institutions, McCallister has earned a national

reputation as an emerging "Outsider Artist." His work is in

the collection of the National Art Exhibitions by the Mentally Ill.

Free by appointment to September 14.

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

609-895-7307. "Shapes, Scenes, and Such," a display of artwork

by staff and family members of Stark & Stark. Also, a show of

watercolors

by Trenton painter Marguerite Doernbach. Show is curated by Gary

Snyder

Fine Art. Open Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. To September 9.

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Art On Campus

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

"Photographs

by Barbara Bosworth," extended to September 3. 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.

The permanent collection features a strong representation of Western

European paintings, old master prints, and original photographs.

Collections

of Chinese, Pre-Columbian Mayan, and African art are considered among

the museum’s most impressive.

Firestone Library, Princeton University, 609-258-3184.

"A Century for the Millennium: 100 Treasures from the Collections

of the Princeton University Library," on view in the main

exhibition

gallery to November 5.

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Art In Trenton

Ellarslie, Trenton City Museum, Cadwalader Park,

609-989-3632.

"TAWA 2000," the annual members show juried show of the

Trenton

Artists’ Workshop Association, selected by Kristen Accola, exhibition

director of the Hunterdon Museum of Art. Show features 50 works by

30 artists. Best in Show award goes to Bruce Rigby for "Wall

Series

X." Also Juror’s Choice awards to Zenna Broomer and Arlene

Milgram;

honorable mention to David Lee Adams, Yevgeniy Fiks, Hetal Mistry,

and Dan Zimmerman. Open Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.;

Sunday 2 to 4 p.m., the show features artists’ talks every Sunday

at 2:30 p.m. To September 24.

Extension Gallery, 60 Ward Avenue, Mercerville,

609-890-7777.

"Together By Chance," a group exhibition by staff and

apprentices

of the Johnson Atelier Technical Institute of Sculpture featuring

LaRue Harding, James Love, Claudia Moore, Carey Netherton, Catherine

Perry, Chris Rothermel, and Natalie Tyler. To August 31. Gallery hours

are Monday to Thursday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Grounds for Sculpture, 18 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton,

609-586-0616. Summer Exhibition, to September 10. In the Museum and

Domestic Arts Building, "Washington Sculptors Group," a juried

exhibition of 60 recent sculptures. On the Grounds, "Dana

Stewart,"

imaginative,mythical beasts in bronze from the New Jersey artist.

New Outdoors, sculptures by Red Grooms, G. Frederick Morante, Kenneth

Payne, and Larry Young.

Grounds for Sculpture recently evolved into a public charitable

organization,

the Public Art Foundation Inc., and is now supported by visitors’

admission fees, memberships, patrons, and foundations. The park and

galleries of the Domestic Arts Building are open Tuesday through

Sunday,

from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., year round; the Museum building is open from

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Public tours are offered Saturday mornings at 11

a.m. Adult admission is $4 Tuesday through Thursday; $7 Friday and

Saturday; and $10 Sunday. Annual membership $55 individual; $45 for

seniors & students.

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

609-292-6464. "The Leah Phyfer Sloshberg Collection of Fine

Art,"

to September 3. "The Art of Jack Delano," to September 24.

On extended view: "New Jersey Ceramics, Silver, Glass and

Iron;"

"Delaware Indians of New Jersey;" "Of Rock and Fire;"

"Washington Crossing the Delaware;" "New Jersey and the

Great Ice Age;" "Dinosaur Turnpike;" "A Convocation

of Eagles;" and "Amber: the Legendary Resin." Tuesday

to Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.; Sunday noon to 5 p.m.

Rhinehart-Fischer Gallery, 46 West Lafayette, Trenton,

609-695-0061. Group show of painting, sculpture, and photography by

area artists including Marge Miccio, Eric Fowler, Thom Reaves, Tom

Chiola, Marguerite Doernbach, Joseph Menna, and Erica Stanga. Gallery

hours are Wednesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon to

5 p.m.

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Other Galleries

The Artful Deposit, 201 Farnsworth Avenue, Bordentown,

609-298-6970. On display and available for purchase, six works in

ceramics by the late James Colavita. Show features his "Portrait

of Susan," a tribute in ceramics to the artist’s wife. Thursday

through Saturday, 4 to 8 p.m.

McDowell’s Restaurant, 146 Lawrenceville-Pennington Road,

Lawrenceville, 609-896-1611. Maxwell Nimeck, a retired microbiologist

and avid gardener, shows oil paintings on floral and landscape themes.

To August 29.

Montgomery Cultural Center, 1860 House, 124 Montgomery

Road, 609-921-3272. "Summer Madness," works by the

Professional

Artists Group. All work will be for sale, with part of sales

benefiting

the 1860 House. Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Sunday, 1 to

4 p.m. To August 31.

Morpeth Gallery, 43 West Broad Street, Hopewell,

609-333-9393.

Gallery owner Ruth Morpeth celebrates the opening of her new gallery

location with a group show, "Selected Works by Contemporary

Artists."

Featured artists include Robert Beck, Micheal Madigan, Paul Mordelsky,

Betty Curtiss, Tomi Urayama, and Ann Ridings. Also Philadelphia area

artists David Shevlino and Christine Lafunente. Tuesday to Saturday,

11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Art by the River

ABC Gallery, Lambertville Public Library, 6 Lilly Street,

609-397-0275. "The Fruits of My Labor," an exhibition of oil

paintings and pastels by Fern Blumberg. Gallery hours are Monday &

Thursday, 1 to 9 p.m.; Tuesday & Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday

1 to 5 p.m.; and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. To September 29.

Artists’ Gallery, 32 Coryell Street, Lambertville,

609-397-4588.

Annelies van Dommelen and Merle Citron share a two-artist show,

"Two

Girls and Their Art, Again." Both artists have been part of the

area art world for the past 20 years and share interests in color,

abstraction, and figurative painting, although their styles are very

different. Gallery hours are Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, 11 a.m.

to 6 p.m. To September 4.

Coryell Gallery at the Porkyard, 8 Coryell Street,

Lambertville,

609-397-0804. The gallery celebrates its 20th annual Summer Exhibition

featuring gallery artists Augustine, Baumgartner, Bross, Ceglia,

Chavooshian,

Ermentrout, Farnham, Lennox, Chesar, Miller, Rinninger, Ross, Sakson,

Scott, Silvia, Van Hook, Von Betzen, Dellenbaugh, Douris, Tsubota,

and Watts. Gallery is open Wednesday to Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

To September 30.

Goldsmiths Gallery, 26 North Union Street, Lambertville,

609-397-4590. Photographs by New Jersey multi-media artist Victor

Macarol, whose work has been shown at the New Jersey State Museum,

Galerie Fink in Paris, and Galerie Mesmer in Basel, Switzerland. Open

Wednesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. To September 21.

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To the North

American Hungarian Foundation, 300 Somerset Street, New

Brunswick, 732-846-5777. "Then and Now: Recent Museum Acquisitions

of Art and Folk Art." To September 17. Donation $5. Tuesday to

Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m.

Printmaking Council of New Jersey, 440 River Road, North

Branch Station, 908-725-2110. The 26th annual Members’ Juried

exhbition

of monotypes, woodcuts, etchings, photographs, mezzotints, and

handmade

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

Saturday, 1 to 4 p.m. To August 26.

Quietude Garden Gallery, 24 Fern Road, East Brunswick,

732-257-4340. The contemporary sculpture gallery’s "New Artists,

New Ideas, New Season" show, featuring work by more than 100

artists

in natural outdoor installations. Featured artists include Sarah

D’Alessandro,

Charles Welles, and Liz Whitney Quisgard. Gallery hours are Friday

to Sunday, noon to 5 p.m., and by appointment.

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Other Museums

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

Doylestown,

215-340-9800. "John Goodyear: Thinking into Form, Works

1950-2000,"

a 50-year retrospective by the Lambertville-based conceptual artist,

curated by Henry Hose. Both painter and installation artist, Goodyear

taught at Rutgers from 1964 to 1997. The show highlights each period

of Goodyear’s career, and includes paintings, kinetic works, and

conceptual

works from the "Heat Sculpture" series, "Death of

Socrates,"

and "Earth Curve." To September 17.

Also an installation by Yardley sculptor Elizabeth Miller McCue

including

a life-size sculpture inspired by Monet’s famous "Haystacks"

series; to October 22. Also, "Sublime Servers: A Celebration of

Theatrical Possibilities at the Table," a cornucopia of expressive

ceramic sculpture and vessels by 30 artists, organized by the

Baltimore

Clayworks and curated by Gail M. Brown; to September 3.

Museum hours Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday &

Sunday,

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. $5 adults; $1.50 students; children free. Website:

www.michenerartmuseum.org.


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