Opening This Week
Abud Family Foundation for the Arts, 3100 Princeton Pike, Building 4, Third Floor, Lawrenceville, 609-844-0448. Thursday, October 30, opening reception for a collection of paintings by Abdias Mendez Robles of San Juan, Puerto Rico. On view to November 25.
Gourgaud Gallery, 13 North Main Street, Cranbury, 609-395-0900. www.gourgaudhist.htm. Sunday, November 2, 1 to 3 p.m., opening reception for “Animal Magnetism,” an exhibit featuring Jennifer Cadoff’s large black and white pieces depicting animals of many varieties. On view through November 30.
Open daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Morpeth Gallery, 43 West Broad Street, Hopewell, 609-333-9393. www.ruthmorpeth.com. Saturday, November 1, 6 to 8 p.m., opening reception for “The Botany of Desire,” an exhibit of large scale floral paintings by Illia Barger, inspired by her experiences as a beekeeper. The scale allows for the intimate exploration of each individual bloom, so that color, quality of light, surface, and shape surround and absorb the viewer, much as they do a bee collecting nectar from a blossom. On view through Sunday, November 30.
Gallery is open Wednesday to Saturday, 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Riverrun Gallery, 287 South Main Street, Lambertville, 609-397-3349. Saturday, November 1, 5 to 9 p.m. Opening reception for “4,” an exhibit featuring works of Joy Kreves, Elaine Daniels, Bette Baer, and Nancy Bentley, including cermics, painting, sculpture, and jewelry. On view to November 14.
In the Galleries
A Mano Galleries, 42 South Main Street, New Hope, 215-862-5122. www.amanogalleries.com. “Arts Across the River” highlighting the work of 15 artists and craftsmen featuring fiber art, paper vessels, glass, ceramics, woodturning, photographs, painting, baskets, and jewelry. On view to November 16.
American Hungarian Foundation, 300 Somerset Street, New Brunswick, 732-846-5777. www.ahfoundation.org. “Hollosy: 40 Year Sculpture Retrospective with Paintings and Drawings.” On view to March 22. $5 donation.
Museum hours are Tuesday to Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m.
Art & Frame Express, 440 Route 130, East Windsor, 609-490-1200. “Local Artist Exhibit” featuring area artists. Through October 31.
Gallery hours are Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Artists’ Gallery, 32 Coryell Street, Lambertville, 609-397-4588. www.lambertvillearts.com. “Through the Glass,” an exhibition of new works by Charles Katzenbach and John Treichler featuring painted mirrors, glass panes, and photographs. On view to November 2.
Open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Arts Council of Princeton, 102 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, 609-924-8777. www.artscouncilofprinceton.org. “The Artist’s Eye,” an exhibit of works created by members of the Princeton Artists Alliance in response to a visit to “The Educated Eye,” an exhibit at the Princeton University Art Museum conceived as a celebration of the museum’s 125th anniversary and comprised of key works that represent the range and diversity of the museum’s collection. PAA artists were asked to select a work that they found particularly resonant and create a new work in response. On view through November 26.
Bell’s Tavern, 183 North Union Street, Lambertville, 609-397-2226. www.bellstavern.com. New artwork featuring landscape scenes and people paintings by Joe Kazimierczyk and J. Stacy Rogers. On view through November 4.
Monday to Thursdays, 6 to 9:30 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 5 to 10 p.m.; Sundays, 5 to 9 p.m.
BOI’s of New Hope, 9 West Mechanic Street, New Hope, 215-862-8292. www.boisofnewhope.com. “Paints London,” an exhibit by Robert Lebron featuring impressionist paintings. On view to December 4.
Gallery hours are Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, noon to late evening.
Brodsky Center Gallery at the Heldrich, 10 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, 732-729-4670. “Geometric Abstraction in Mind,” an exhibition of more than 30 paintings by Thomas Yezza. On view through January 30. Also, “Sacred Spaces: Photographs of Greece, Cyprus, and Turkey” by Mary Cross. On view through January 4.
Gallery hours are Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Bucks Gallery of Fine Art, 201 South State Street, Newton, PA, 215-579-0050. www.bucksgalleryoffineart.com. “Sixth Annual Exhibition of Gallery Artists” featuring works of James Feehan, Michael Guinn, and Harriet Wiseman. On view to November 1.
Gallery hours are Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
CAPPS, Mariboe Gallery, Peddie School, Hightstown, 609-490-7550. www.peddie.org. “Dislocation: Peddie School Arts Faculty Exhibit” featuring works of Eric Drotch, Jonathan Holmes, Andrew Harrison, Peter Morreale, and Catherine Watkins. On view to November 1.
Gallery hours are Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Chapin School, 4101 Princeton Pike, Princeton, 609-924-7206. www.chapinschool.org. “The Shape of Color,” works by Russell Marks. On view through October 31.
Open during school hours and by appointment.
Coryell Gallery, 8 Coryell Street, Lambertville, 609-397-0804. “Landscapes: East and West” featuring watercolors and oil paintings by Lucy Graves McVicker and pastels by Nancy Silvia. On view to November 16.
Open Wednesday to Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
Cranbury Station Gallery, 28 Palmer Square, Princeton, 609-921-0434. “Art A La Carte,” an exhibit of watercolor, acrylic, and oil paintings featuring the work of Sydney Neuwirth and Kathleen Maguire Morolda. A portion of sales will be donated to Trenton Area Soup Kitchen. On view through October 31.
D&R Greenway, Preservation Place, Rosedale Road, 609-924-4646. www.drgreenway.org. “The Land That Feeds You,” a mixed media art exhibition. On view to November 7.
Open Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
desChamps Gallery, 7 Lambert Lane, Lambertville, 609-397-2100. www.deschampsgallery.com. “Atmosphere and Light” featuring egg tempera paintings of Jeff Gola. On view to November 9.
Gallery hours are Wednesday to Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Ellarslie, Trenton City Museum, Cadwalader Park, 609-989-3632. www.ellarslie.org. “Cityscapes and Country Ceramics” featuring the works of Eric Fowler and Sharon Kingsbury. On view through November 9. Also, “Voices for the Marsh 2008,” a juried photography exhibit. On view to December 4.
Open Tuesday to Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m.
Fiddleheads Restaurant, 27 East Railroad Avenue, Jamesburg, 732-521-0878. www.jamesburg.net/fiddleheads. “Fall Gallery Show,” an exhibit including watercolors, pen and ink, ink washes, and pastels by Maryann Gunia and Tatiana Rodionova. Also, outdoor nature photographs by Jennifer Wiessner. On view through December 30.
Fleetwing Gallery, 12 North Main Street, Lambertville, 609-460-4369. www.fleetwinggallery.com. “Fused,” an exhibit featuring the works of Laura Shipp and Karen Gallagher. On view through November 2.
Firestone Library, Princeton University, 609-258-3000. “Three Centuries of Political Cartoons,” in the Milberg Gallery, on view through January 18, 2009. “Honoring Secretary of State John Foster Dulles: The Centennial of His Princeton Graduation,” in the Mudd Library, on view through December 31. “The Greek Book from Papyrus to Print,” in the Main Gallery, on view through December 7.
Gallery 125, 125 South Warren Street, Trenton, 609-989-9119. www.gallery125.com. “Art Fall.” On view through November 8.
Gallery hours are Tuesday to Friday noon to 6 p.m.; and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Gallery 14, 14 Mercer Street, Hopewell, 609-333-8511. www.photosgallery14.com. “Through the Looking Glass,” a shared exhibit by Rhoda Kassoff-Isaac and John Blackford. On view to November 16.
Open Saturday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
Grounds For Sculpture, 18 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton, 609-689-1089. www.groundsforsculpture.org. Outstanding student achievement in contemporary sculpture award exhibition presented by the International Sculpture Center. Works of sculptors Allan Houser and Michael Naranjo featured. By invitation. On view through April 26.
Grounds For Sculpture, Toad Hall Shop and Gallery, 18 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton, 609-689-1089. www.groundsforsculpture.org. “Twist of Art” featuring the woodturning of Pennsylvania artist, William Smith. On view to December 31.
Honig Gallery, 47 West Broad Street, Hopewell, 646-345-5538. “View from Flagtown” features watercolor, oil, and acrylic paintings by Marilyn Honig. Through October 31.
Howard Gallery of Fine Art, 77 West Bridge Street, New Hope, 215-862-5272. www.howard-gallery.com. Annual Dot Bunn fall exhibit of new paintings completed during the past year. On view to November 30.
Gallery hours are Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, 71 Hamilton Street, New Brunswick, 732-932-7237. www.zimmerlimuseum.rutgers.edu. “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. “Collective Actions Archives.” On view to April 12. Also, “Selections from the Limited Editions Club: A Contemporary Prints and Photographs Donation in Honor of Ralph Voorhees.” On view to July 5.
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.
Lawrenceville School, Gruss Center of Visual Arts, Lawrenceville, 609-620-6026. www.lawrenceville.org. “Paintings by David Johnson.” On view to November 1. Also, “Annual Faculty Exhibition” featuring works of Allen Fitzpatrick, Jamie Greenfield, Sheamus Burns, Leonid Siveriver, William Vandever, Gil Domb, and Ed Robbins. On view to November 1.
Gallery hours Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon.
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; “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, New Hope, 215-340-9800. www.michenerartmuseum.org. “Claus Mroczynski: Sacred Places of the Southwest.” On view through February 1.
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.
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.
Numina Gallery, Princeton High School, 151 Moore Street, 609-806-4280. www.numinagallery.org. “Glass and Light,” an exhibition of works of art in glass by student artists from the Czech Republic. On view through October 31.
Open weekdays, 3 to 5 pm.
Premiere Fine Arts Gallery, 9 Lambert Lane, Lambertville, 609-397-1666. www.pfagallery.com. “Two Faces of Realism,” a shared show by David Rivera featuring hyperrealistic paintings and drawings of still life, landscapes, and portraits; and Fred Kieberger’s landscapes of fields, back roads, country houses, and barns. On view to November 9.
Present Day Club, 72 Stockton Street, Princeton, 609-924-1014. Exhibit of watercolor painting by the late Karl Gossner, M.D. On view through October 30. Paintings for sale with a portion of the proceeds to benefit music committees at Nassau Presbyterian Church.
Gallery hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Closed Wednesdays.
Princeton Day School, The Great Road, Princeton, 609-924-6700. www.pds.org. “Qing Dynasty Treasures” featuring more than 70 artifacts including lacquerware, ceramics, jewelry, furniture, textiles, and embroidery. On view to November 7.
Open Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Princeton Public Library, Community Room, 65 Witherspoon Street, 609-924-8822. www.princetonlibrary.org. Exhibition of the work of painter, printmaker, portraitist, muralist, and storyboard artist Raymond Brown, and graphic designer and photographer Maia Reim. On view through November 30 in the Reference Gallery, second floor.
Princeton Theological Seminary, Erdman Gallery, 609-497-7990. www.ptsem.edu. “Acts of Love,” an exhibit of works by Corinne Collymore Peters,” an exhibit of oil paintings by the Cranbury artist. Reception is Saturday, November 15, 5 to 7 p.m. On view through December 5.
Gallery hours are Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturdays, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.; and Sundays, 1:30 to 9 p.m.
Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton campus, 609-258-3788. www.princetonartmuseum.org. “Strangers in a Strange Land: Chinese Art from the Imperial Palaces.” On view to December 14. Also, “Frank Gehry: On Line,” “Jasper Johns: Light Bulb,” and “Body Memory,” all on view to January 4. Also, “Felix Candela: Engineer, Builder, Structural Artist” and “More Than One: Photographs in Sequence,” both on view to February 22.
Open Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 pm.; and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m.
Queenstown Gallery, 24 West Broad Street, Hopewell, 609-466-0817. www.thequeenstowngallery.com. “Art Quilts,” a solo show featuring Mary Monahan’s quilts. On view through November 1.
Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; and Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Rutgers University, Douglass Library Galleries, 8 Chapel Drive, New Brunswick, 732-932-9407. “Never Has She Ever: Renee Cox,” a solo exhibition of photographs by photographer Renee Cox. On view through December 8.
Gallery hours are Monday to Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Fridays, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.; and weekends by appointment.
Small World Coffee, 14 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, 609-924-4377. www.smallworldcoffee.com. “Original T-Bag Designs” created by a group of artists who live in Hout Bay, near Cape Town, South Africa. The artists hand paint every tea bag so each one become a work of art. On view through November 4.
South Brunswick Arts Commission, 549 Ridge Road, Monmouth Junction, 732-329-4000. www.sbtnj.net. “Family Album: Friends and Family,” a juried exhibit of painting and photography open to central New Jersey artists. On view through December 31.
Stuart Country Day School, 1200 Stuart Road, 609-921-2330. www.stuartschool.org. Exhibition of work by Stuart’s art faculty includes silkscreen prints, drawings, paintings, photographs, digital imagery, and mixed media. On view to November 14.
Studio and Gallery of Robert Beck, 21 Bridge Street, Lambertville, 609-397-5679. www.robertbeck.net. “Scapes,” an exhibit of Robert Beck’s works focusing on the environments around him. On view through November 24.
Open weekends noon to 5 p.m.
Travis Gallery, 6089 Route 202, Solebury, PA, 215-794-3903. www.travisgallery.com. “The Traditions Continues: Father and Son” features works of Ray and Bradley Hendershot. Ray, a watercolor artist, is the author of “Texture Techniques for Winning Watercolors.” His son, Bradley, is primarily a painter of coastal Maine and his home state of Pennsylvania. On view to November 1.
Gallery hours are Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Triumph Brewing Company, 138 Nassau Street, 609-924-7855. www.triumphbrew.com. “Kirby Fredendall: New Paintings” featuring abstract paintings. On view through December 7.
Open daily 11:30 a.m. to closing.
University Medical Center at Princeton, 253 Witherspoon Street, 609-497-4069. www.princetonhcs.org. Shared exhibition of watercolors by Barbara Cox of West Windsor, and photographs by her son, Dr. James E. Cox Jr., and her grandson, James E. Cox III. On view through November 18. Proceeds from the show benefit the maternal child health programs at the medical center.
Gallery is open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.
West Windsor Library, 333 North Post Road, 609-799-0462. Three-dimensional wood on wood paintings by Maurice White. Through October 31. Also, exhibit featuring landscapes in watercolor and mixed media by Donna Senopoulos of Plainsboro. On view to November 30.