Art in Town

Art On Campus

Art in the Workplace

Art In Trenton

Art by the River

Other Galleries

To the North

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Art in Town

Borders Books, Cafe Espresso, 601 Nassau Park,

609-514-0040.

An exhibition by Pennington artist Livy Glaubitz featuring watercolor

and pen-and-ink drawings, "Foreign Travels." A member of the

Garden State Watercolor Society, Glaubitz has shown throughout the

area. She is a third-grade teacher at Slackwood Elementary in

Lawrence.

Artist’s reception will be Friday, September 29, at 7 p.m. Show runs

to October 1.

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.

Pringle International Art, 8 Chambers Street,

609-921-9292.

"Alchemy and Magical Landscapes," a shared show of watercolors

by Simon Palmer and collagraphs by Brenda Hartill. Palmer’s

captivating

enigmatic paintings pay homage to the scenic Yorkshire dales where

he has lived most of his life. Hartill, also based in England, creates

abstract prints that derive from her love of the land, rock

formations,

and mineral elements. Gallery hours are Tuesday to Saturday, 11 a.m.

to 5 p.m. To October 14.

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

show by Dutch Artist, Rolf Weijburg entitled, "L’Afrique

Peripherique

Atlas" or "Journey around Africa." Show continues to

October

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

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Art On Campus

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

Photographs Look Like," the annual teaching show curated by Peter

Bunnell featuring recent and historic photography gems from the

permanent

collection, to October 15. Also Rembrandt Etchings, to November 5.

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. Not housed in the museum but part of

the collection is the John B. Putnam Jr. Memorial Collection of

20th-century

outdoor sculpture, with works by such modern masters as Henry Moore,

Alexander Calder, Pablo Picasso, and George Segal located throughout

the campus.

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.

College of New Jersey, Art Gallery, Holman Hall, Ewing,

609-771-2652. Faculty exhibition of paintings, drawings, prints,

digital

imaging, sculpture, photography, jewelry, fiber arts, and video.

Gallery

hours are Monday through Friday, noon to 3 p.m.; Thursday 7 to 9 p.m.;

and Sunday, 1 to 3 p.m. To October 4.

Lawrenceville School, Gruss Center of Visual Arts,

Lawrenceville,

609-620-6026. "Past and Place," an exhibition of photographs

by Worth Stokes, and "Myself, My Camera, My World: The Ennis Beley

Project." Both shows continue to September 29.

"Myself, My Camera, My World," an exhibit of photographs by

young people in the Ennis Beley Project, supported by Young Audiences

of New Jersey. The project is a national program, introduced here

in 1997, that teaches the art and business of photography to teens.

It is named in memory of a South Central Los Angeles teenager with

a gift for photography who was murdered in a gang shooting just before

his 15th birthday.

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Art in the Workplace

Johnson & Johnson World Headquarters Gallery , New

Brunswick,

732-524-6957. Group show by 12 members of the New Jersey Photography

Forum, a non-profit group of professional photographers, photo

educators,

and amateurs, to November 16. In the New Jersey artist series, recent

drawings by Barbara Weissberger, to October 13. Open weekdays by

appointment

only.

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

609-895-7307. Garden State Watercolor Society Associate Members Show,

the annual exhibition, juried by Gary Snyder of Snyder Fine Art and

Bernice Kisaday Fatto of Watercolorists Unlimited. Open Monday to

Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. To October 26.

Summit Bancorp Gallery, Route 1 at Carnegie Center,

609-799-6706.

"Latino Artists," a group show featuring Monica Camin, Dan

Fernandez, Carla Hernandez, Maria Lau, Miaria de los Angeles Morales,

Miguel Osorio, Christina Pineros, Orlando Reyes, Gloria Rodriguez,

and Ivan Valencia. Curated by the Delann Gallery Domani. Exhibition

is open weekdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Show runs to November 3.

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Art In Trenton

Artworks, 19 Everett Alley, Trenton, 609-394-9436. First

day for the annual faculty and studio artist show featuring work in

all media. Gallery hours are Monday to Friday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. To

October 6.

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.

"Of One Who Listens to the Stone," a group exhibition of stone

sculptures created by the staff and apprentices of the Johnson Atelier

Technical Institute. Gallery hours are Monday to Thursday, 10 a.m.

to 4 p.m. To October 5.

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

609-292-6464. "Click! The Marvelous in American Vernacular

Photography,"

an exhibit of found photographs offering a diversity of American

images

ranging from quirky snapshots to haunting photographic documents.

Curated by Donald Lokuta of Kean University, Robert Yoskowitz of Union

College, and the museum’s assistant curator Margaret O’Reilly, the

show explores how great works of art influenced everyday photography.

To January 27. Tuesday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.; Sunday

noon to 5 p.m. Closed Monday and state holidays.

Dating from the mid-19th to mid-20th centuries, the 90 "ordinary

photographs of ordinary people" featured in this exhibition were

found in shoeboxes at flea markets and yard sales or retrieved. Taken

by anonymous photographers, their power may be the result of a lucky

accident or of inspired planning that is reminiscent of such photo

masters as Man Ray, Henri Cartier-Bresson, and Diane Arbus. Found

photographs have become a hot new collectible in the art world.

Also: "The Art of Jack Delano," to September 24; "Leonard

Baskin, Clarence Carter, Jacob Lawrence, and George Segal: New Jersey

Remembers," through October 22; "Woven by Tradition and

Design:

A Selection of American Indian Weavings, Textiles and Baskets from

the New Jersey State Museum Collections," to January 27;

"Recreating

Flowers: The Glass Wonders of Paul J.Stankard," September 30 to

January 7; and "Dinosaurs, Ammonites & Asteroids," September

30 to January 21.

Rhinehart-Fischer Gallery, 46 West Lafayette, Trenton,

609-695-0061. Landscape and floral paintings by Susan Weiss, an artist

of strong academic training, inspired by the American Impressionists’

vision of brilliant effects of light, color, and atmosphere. Gallery

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

5 p.m. To September 30.

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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.

Artsbridge, Washington Crossing Visitors’ Center,,

215-794-0970.

The seventh Annual Members Exhibition features paintings and sculpture

by area artists, with prizes and awards. Gallery hours are Tuesday

to Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. To

September

27.

Artists’ Gallery, 32 Coryell Street, Lambertville,

609-397-4588.

Paintings by Bernard Ungerleider and sculpture by Bernard

Mangiaracina.

Both artists have been active in the region since the mid-1970s. This

is the first time they have exhibited together. To October 1. Free.

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Bell’s Union Street Restaurant, 183 North Union,

Lambertville,

609-397-2226. Joan Elliot’s large format still-life watercolors and

a series of 10 miniature prints, "The Giclee Bouquet," are

on view. Gem-like colors, intricate patterns, fruits, and flowers

fill Elliott’s images with joyful expression. The miniature ink-jet

prints on watercolor paper retain the detail and intensity of

originals

at reproduction prices. Her work has been exhibited in the Berkshires,

Key West, Fairfield County, and New York. To September 30.

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.

Morning Star Gallery, 7 North Main Street, Lambertville,

609-397-3939. "Resurrection: Paintings and Pastels by Armando

Sozio," the first public showing of the late New Jersey artist’s

work in 30 years. Sozio’s impressionist landscapes, expressive figure

studies, and modernist scenes have been exhibited at the Smithsonian

Institute, the National Academy, at the Newark Museum, and the New

Jersey State Museum. Susan Twardus curated the show. Gallery is open

Fridays and Saturdays, 1 to 5 p.m.; Sundays, 1 to 4 p.m. To September

24.

Nagy Gallery, 16 West Bridge Street, New Hope,

215-862-8242.

"Expressions in Clay," a shared show of ceramic sculpture

by Ivan Bratko and JoAnn Stratakos. Bratko won first place in the

annual New Hope Arts Commission Juried show with his work,

"Contemplation

of a Potter," earlier this year. To September 30.

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Other Galleries

The Artful Deposit, 201 Farnsworth Avenue, Bordentown,

609-298-6970. Pastel works by Dressler Smith and portraiture by Nancy

Goodstein. Also represented, ceramics by the late James Colavita.

Gallery hours are Thursday through Saturday, 4 to 8 p.m., and by

appointment.

Hopewell Frame Shop, 24 West Broad Street, Hopewell,

609-466-0817.

Floral paintings by J.N. Betz, a resident of Kendall Park who studied

at Marymount Manhattan College of Hunter Graduate School. Shop hours

are Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

To October 7.

"Betz’s paintings have the capacity of bringing the viewer in

direct contact with the full majesty of each bloom at its exact peak

of maturity. It’s an exhilarating experience," says gallery owner

Abby Frantz. Betz work is on display at the corporate office of Jansen

Pharmaceutica, Bristol-Myers Squibb, and Dow Jones.

Morpeth Gallery, 43 West Broad Street, Hopewell,

609-333-9393.

A shared show of sculpture by Donna M. McCullough and paintings by

Kate Hammett. Gallery hours are Tuesday to Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5

p.m. To September 24.

Montgomery Cultural Center, 1860 House, 124 Montgomery

Road, 609-921-3272. Princeton Artists Alliance group show, "Visual

Variation," featuring works by 20 professional member artists.

These include Joanne Augustine, Clem Fiori, Lore Lindenfeld, Pat

Martin,

Lucy Graves McVicker, and Charles McVicker. Additional artist events

take place Sundays, October 1 and 15. Also, "New Work by Leyla

Ozbekhan Spencer, to September 29. Gallery hours are Tuesday to

Friday,

10 a.m.to 3 p.m.; Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. To October 20.

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To the North

Printmaking Council of New Jersey, 440 River Road, North

Branch Station, 908-725-2110. "Dust Shaped Hearts," a solo

show by Don Camp in the main gallery featuring casein and earth

pigment

monoprints. Also Julyen Norman’s "Ulysses Suite," woodcuts

and linoleum cuts depicting scenes from James Joyce’s novel. Gallery

hours are Wednesday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturday, 1

to 4 p.m. Both shows continue to October 14.

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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