Opening This Week
Artists’ Gallery, 32 Coryell Street, Lambertville, 609-397-4588. www.lambertvillearts.com. Saturday, September 6, 6 to 9 p.m., opening reception for “Faces & Places,” a shared exhibit of landscapes by Joe Kazimierczyk and paintings of people by J. Stacy Rogers. On view to October 5. Also, “Thirteen and Thirty” featuring the watercolors and acrylics of Gail Bracegirdle and Rich Harrington. Route 13 is a north-south highway that runs from Philadelphia to North Carolina. Route 30 is an east-west road linking New Jersey to the far west. On view to August 31.
Bucks County Community College, Hicks Art Center Gallery, 275 Swamp Road, Newtown, PA, 215-504-8531. www.bucks.edu/gallery. Wednesday, August 27, first day for “That Only You and I Can Know,” new interactive works by Caitlin Perkins. Gallery talk on Thursday, September 18, 6 p.m. Opening reception, Thursday, September 18, 5 to 7 p.m. Perkins discusses her work on Wednesday, September 24, at 2 p.m. On view to October 22.
Gallery hours Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Chapin School, 4101 Princeton Pike, Princeton, 609-924-7206. www.chapinschool.org. Wednesday, September 10, opening reception for “Paintings by George Thompson,” an exhibit featuring Thompson’s latest portrait, landscape, and still life works. On view to September 30.
Open during school hours and by appointment.
Monroe Public Library, 4 Municipal Plaza, Monroe, 732-521-5000. www.monroetwplibrary.org. Tuesday, September 2, first day of “From Imagination to Image,” an exhibit featuring surreal images composed from pieces of slide transparencies by photographer Arthur Einhorn. On view to September 30.
New Hope Sidetracks Art Gallery, 2A Stockton Avenue, New Hope, 215-862-4586. www.nhsidetracks.com. Saturday, August 30, 6 to 9 p.m., opening reception for “Naked in New Hope,” a group show featuring bronze sculpture by Holtquist, paintings and drawings by Robert Henry, photographs by Rick Gould, and assorted media works by 47 other artists. On view to October 19.
Riverrun Gallery, 287 South Main Street, Lambertville, 609-397-3349. Wednesday, September 3, first day for paintings, drawings, and photography including works by Robert Beck, Tom Birkner, and James Feehan. On view to September 12.
Open daily, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
Upstairs Gallery, Peddler’s Village, Route 202, Lahaska, PA, 215-794-8486. www.theupstairsgallery.com. Saturday, September 6, 5 to 8 p.m., opening reception for “Mother Nature,” a solo exhibition by photographer David Simchock. Gallery talk on Saturday, September 20, at 2 p.m. On view through October 4. Simchock’s work is also on view in “Barns and Bridges,” an exhibition on view through September 4.
Zimmerli Art Museum, George and Hamilton streets, New Brunswick, 732-932-7237. www.zimmerlimuseum.rutgers.edu. Tuesday, September 2, first day for “Dark Dreams: The Prints of Francisco Goya,” a selection from the collection of the Arthur Ross Foundation, and “Pop Art and After: Prints and Popular Culture,” both on view to December 14. “Picture Play: Illustrations Made for Young Booklovers,” through January 11. “Representations of Women from the Riabov Collection,” through January 18. “Prigov,” through January 18. Opening reception on Tuesday, September 16, from 5 to 7 p.m.
Ellarslie, Trenton City Museum, Cadwalader Park, 609-989-3632. www.ellarslie.org. “Inside/ Out,” a summer exhibition by the Trenton Artists Workshop Association. On view through September 14. Gallery talk by Tricia Fagan on Sunday, September 7, 1 p.m. Open Tuesday to Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m.
In the Galleries
Arts Council of Princeton, 102 Witherspoon Street, 609-924-8777. www.artscouncilofprinceton.org. “Return: Home.” Inaugural exhibit of the new building. On view through September 6.
Coryell Gallery, 8 Coryell Street, Lambertville, 609-397-0804. “Annual Summer Exhibition” featuring works of Louis Bosa, Ranulph Bye, Anne Steele Marsh, and Charles W. Ward. On view through September 28.
Cranbury Museum, 4 Park Place, Cranbury, 609-409-1289. “Presidential Connections” features campaign buttons and posters, postcards, newspaper, magazines, lithographs, book, letters, and pictures linked to the presidency. On view Sundays through November.
D&R Greenway, Preservation Place, Rosedale Road, 609-924-4646. www.drgreenway.org. “Myself, My Camera, My World,” an exhibit of photographs by students in the Ennis Beley Photography Project coordinated by Young Audiences. On view to September 5.
Open Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
desChamps Gallery, 7 Lambert Lane, Lambertville, 609-397-2100. www.deschampsgallery.com. Exhibit of Coulter Watt’s Chinese still life oil paintings. On view to August 30.
Gallery hours are Wednesday to Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Fiddleheads Restaurant, 27 East Railroad Avenue, Jamesburg, 732-521-0878. www.jamesburg.net/fiddleheads. “Summer Gallery Show,” an exhibit including watercolors by Robert Heyer of Monroe, Chinese brush art by Jack B. Kushnick of East Brunswick, environmentally-inspired acrylics by Ryan Rosenberg, owner of Delameana Design in Hightstown, and outdoor nature photographs by Jennifer Wiessner. On view through September 30.
Firestone Library, Princeton University, 609-258-3000. “Three Centuries of Political Cartoons,” in the Milberg Gallery, on view through January 4, 2009. “Honoring Secretary of State John Foster Dulles: The Centennial of His Princeton Graduation,” in the Mudd Library, on view through December 31. Opening Monday, September 8, “The Greek Book from Papyrus to Printing” in the Main Gallery. On view to December 7.
Fleetwing Gallery, 12 North Main Street, Lambertville, 609-460-4369. www.fleetwinggallery.com. “How Soon Is Now?,” a two-person show featuring new paintings and drawings of color fields and animal processions by Kerri Lee Johnson and Jason Byers, directors of Blankspace Gallery in Oakland, CA, an artist-run gallery showcasing emerging contemporary art. On view through September 7.
Gallery hours are Friday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., and by appointment.
Grounds For Sculpture, 18 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton, 609-586-0616. www.groundsforsculpture.org. “Masters in Clay.” Features the work of seven globally known artists. On view in the museum and domestic arts buildings through September 28.
Open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed Monday.
Also, in Toad Hall Shop and Gallery, 18 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton, 609-689-1089. More than 20 metal sculpture works by Robert Koch. On view to October 12.
Heldrich Hotel, 10 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, 732-729-4670. “Tuscany: A Photographic Journey” by Highland Park photographer Mark Chernin. On view through Labor Day. Visit www.markcherninphotography.com.
Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, 71 Hamilton Street, New Brunswick, 732-932-7237. www.zimmerlimuseum.rutgers.edu. “Painting for the Grave: The Early Work of Boris Sveshnikov,” through October 12.
Open Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; weekends noon to 5 p.m. Closed Mondays all year; Tuesdays in July. Closed during August.
Lawrence Library, Darrah Lane and Route 1, Lawrence Township, 609-989-6922. “Flowers, a photography exhibit by John Wherry. On view through August 30.
Mason Gross Galleries, 33 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, 732-932-7511. www.masongross.rutgers.edu. “In Suspension” includes the works of Rita Asch, Frank Magalhaes, Vincent Moreno, Charles Ray, Tom Shannon, Douglas Vogel, Margaret Kennard Johnson, and Eve Ingalls. Opening reception is Thursday, July 24, 5 to 7 p.m. Closing reception is Thursday, September 11, 5 to 7 p.m. On view to September 12. See story page 24.
Open Wednesdays, noon to 6 p.m.; Thursday to Saturday, noon to 4 p.m.
Michener Art Museum, 138 South Pine Street, Doylestown, 215-340-9800. www.michenerartmuseum.org. “Intertwined: Contemporary Baskets from the Sara and David Lieberman Collection,” through November 2; “James Fuhrman: Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition,” through October 26; “Cuba: Campo Adentro,” an exhibit featuring black and white photographs of tobacco farmers, their families, and a rural landscape in Cuba’s Pinar del Rio Province, on view through November 30.
Gallery hours are Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 pm.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
Michener Art Museum, Union Square, New Hope, 215-340-9800. www.michenerartmuseum.org. “New Hope: Art and the River,” an exhibit featuring the work of close to 40 artists. On view through October 5.
Gallery hours are Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 pm.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
Monmouth Museum, Brookdale Community College, Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, 732-747-2266. www.monmouthmuseum.org. “The Pod on Paper” featuring the works of Linda Lee Nicholas. On view to September 14. Also, “Fabulous Fiber,” a juried exhibition featuring works by more than 30 artists. On view to September 21.
Open Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Sundays, 1 to 5 p.m. $7 admission.
Morven Museum & Garden, 55 Stockton Street, 609-924-8144. www.morven.org. “Picturing Princeton 1783: The Nation’s Capital.” The largest exhibition ever assembled at Morven, it showcases more than 70 portraits, accompanied by archival documents, decorative art, and historic artifacts that tell the story of Congress’ five-month stay in Princeton in 1783.
PNC Bank, 2 North Main Street, New Hope. New works by Eugene Gladston through August 31.
Open Monday to Wednesday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Thursday and Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Princeton Alliance Church, Scudders Mill & Schalks Crossing roads, 609-799-9000. www.princetonalliance.org. Sunday, September 7, from 3 to 5:30 p.m., opening reception and gallery talks for “Alternative Photography Exhibit: Historical Photographic Methods in Use Today.” More than 60 photographs by 15 photographers.
Princeton Theological Seminary, Erdman Gallery, 609-497-7990. www.ptsem.edu. Exhibit of student artworks from the Mercer County Teen Arts Festival features works from dozens of area middle and high school students. On view through September 6.
Gallery hours Monday to Friday, 8:30 to 4:30 p.m., Sunday, 2:30 to 9 p.m.
Queenstown Gallery, 24 West Broad Street, Hopewell, 609-466-0817. www.queenstowngallery.com. “Watercolor Anarchy Show.” On view through September 8.
Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 9:30 am. to 5:30 p.m.; and Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sabine Rose Gallery, 120 South Main Street, Doylestown, PA, 215-489-5700. www.sabinerosegallery.com. Works by Patrick Connors, John Kane, Jill Peckelun, George Thompson, and Helena van Emmerik-Finn. On view through August 31.
Small World Coffee, 14 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, 609-924-4377. www.smallworldcoffee.com. Whimsical art and photographs by Hal Studholme. On view to September 2.
Small World Coffee, 254 Nassau Street, Princeton, 609-924-4377. www.smallworldcoffee.com. Art exhibit featuring photography of Miriam Le Clair. On view through September 2.
Cafe hours are Monday to Thursday, 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 6:30 a.m. to 11 p.m.; and Sunday, 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
South Brunswick Arts Commission, 549 Ridge Road, Monmouth Junction, 732-329-4000. www.sbtnj.net. “Teachers as Artists,” works by South Brunswick art teachers. On view through September 26.
University Medical Center at Princeton, 253 Witherspoon Street, 609-497-4069. www.princetonhcs.org. Watercolor exhibition by Deborah Paglione, the artistic director and president of Washington Township Arts Council, and past president of the Garden State Watercolor Society. On view through September 17. Proceeds from the show benefit the maternal child health programs at the medical center.
Gallery is open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
West Windsor Library, 333 North Post Road, 609-799-0462. Pencil and ink drawings by Hetal Mistry. On view through September 30.