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In the Galleries
Artist’s reception for "Nature and Light," an exhibit of
paintings and still lifes by Linda Bradshaw, Hopewell Valley artist
and art teacher. To September 1.
"Art and the Female Form," a themed group exhibition of
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.
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
Topics addressed include early arrivals, family life, social
work and business pursuits, religious traditions, and anti-Semitism.
"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.
Line Road, 609-252-6275. "Fragile Dependencies," a group
that takes a close look at delicate relationships in nature. Featured
artists are Joan Roth and Madelaine Shellaby of Princeton, Susan
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
"Space, Time, and Travel," an international show curated by
the Williams Gallery featuring painting by Tanya Kohn of Mexico,
prints by Yoshikatsu Tamekane of Japan, and etchings by Joerg
of Australia. Web site: www.wmgallery.com. Gallery is open Monday
to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. To September 1.
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.
609-895-7307. "Shapes, Scenes, and Such," a display of artwork
by staff and family members of Stark & Stark. Also, a show of
by Trenton painter Marguerite Doernbach. Show is curated by Gary
Fine Art. Open Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. To September 9.
by Barbara Bosworth," extended to September 3. Open Tuesday
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.
of Chinese, Pre-Columbian Mayan, and African art are considered among
the museum’s most impressive.
"A Century for the Millennium: 100 Treasures from the Collections
of the Princeton University Library," on view in the main
gallery to November 5.
"TAWA 2000," the annual members show juried show of the
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
X." Also Juror’s Choice awards to Zenna Broomer and Arlene
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.
"Together By Chance," a group exhibition by staff and
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.
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
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
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
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.
609-292-6464. "The Leah Phyfer Sloshberg Collection of Fine
to September 3. "The Art of Jack Delano," to September 24.
On extended view: "New Jersey Ceramics, Silver, Glass and
"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.
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
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.
Lawrenceville, 609-896-1611. Maxwell Nimeck, a retired microbiologist
and avid gardener, shows oil paintings on floral and landscape themes.
To August 29.
Road, 609-921-3272. "Summer Madness," works by the
Artists Group. All work will be for sale, with part of sales
the 1860 House. Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Sunday, 1 to
4 p.m. To August 31.
Gallery owner Ruth Morpeth celebrates the opening of her new gallery
location with a group show, "Selected Works by Contemporary
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.
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.
Annelies van Dommelen and Merle Citron share a two-artist show,
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.
609-397-0804. The gallery celebrates its 20th annual Summer Exhibition
featuring gallery artists Augustine, Baumgartner, Bross, Ceglia,
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.
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.
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.
Branch Station, 908-725-2110. The 26th annual Members’ Juried
of monotypes, woodcuts, etchings, photographs, mezzotints, and
paper. Gallery hours are Wednesday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.;
Saturday, 1 to 4 p.m. To August 26.
732-257-4340. The contemporary sculpture gallery’s "New Artists,
New Ideas, New Season" show, featuring work by more than 100
in natural outdoor installations. Featured artists include Sarah
Charles Welles, and Liz Whitney Quisgard. Gallery hours are Friday
to Sunday, noon to 5 p.m., and by appointment.
215-340-9800. "John Goodyear: Thinking into Form, Works
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
works from the "Heat Sculpture" series, "Death of
and "Earth Curve." To September 17.
Also an installation by Yardley sculptor Elizabeth Miller McCue
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
Clayworks and curated by Gail M. Brown; to September 3.
Museum hours Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday &
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. $5 adults; $1.50 students; children free. Website:
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