Art in Town

Art On Campus

Art in the Workplace

Art by the River

Art In Trenton

Other Museums

Other Galleries

To the North

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In the Galleries

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Art in Town

Chapin School, 4101 Princeton Pike, 609-924-7206. The

school grounds have become a showcase for seven big wood, stone, and

bronze sculptures by the Lambertville-based artist Harry Gordon. Also

featured, Gordon’s large, climbable artwork in the lower school

playground.

Marsha Child Contemporary, 220 Alexander Street,

609-497-7330.

Summer group exhibition features Robert Asman, Magi Puig, Natalya

Zaloznaya, Alain Hermand, Valeriy Skrypka, Atanas Zgalevski, and

Georges

Mazilu. To September 15. Gallery hours are Wednesday to Saturday,

11 a.m. to 6 p.m., and by appointment.

Gallery at Doral Forrestal, 100 College Road East,

609-452-7800.

"View Finders," a group show featuring photographs by Clem

Fiori, Rhoda Kassof-Isaac, William Vandever, and Selena Rose. The

exhibit in the upper lobby continues to September 7.

DeLann Gallery, Princeton Meadows Shopping Center,

Plainsboro,

609-799-6706. Featuring whimsical sculpture by Bob Matranglo, and

paintings in oil by David Thurlow, Inga Steinberg, Marina Kalinovsky,

and Apo Totosyan. To November 8. Gallery hours are Tuesday to

Thursday,

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Friday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to

6 p.m.

Medical Center at Princeton, Witherspoon Street,

609-497-4192.

Watercolors by Harriet J. Kaftanic. Part of proceeds benefit the

medical

center. To September 16. At Merwick, paintings by Alice Warshaw, to

September 7.

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Art On Campus

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

"Photographs

from the Collection of Dr. M. Jay Goodkind ’49," a show of 39

works of landscape and nature photography collected since 1964, part

of the collector’s promised bequest to the museum. The show includes

Ansel Adams’ "Aspens, New Mexico," 1958, the first work

acquired

by Goodkind in 1964, which, together with eight additional Adams

photographs,

set the tone of the collection. The brave Dr. Goodkind also presents

his own landscape photographs for scrutiny. To September 5.

Also "From Ritual Simplicity to Imperial Splendor: Chinese

Ceramics

from the Collection of Nelson Chang ’74," to September 26;

"Chinese

Painting and Calligraphy: In Memory of John B. Elliott," to

September

30. The museum is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.;

and Sunday 1 to 5 p.m. Free tours are given every Saturday at 2 p.m.

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

In the Milberg Gallery, "Artifacts: The Biographical Object in

the Princeton University Library Collections," to September 15.

Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays; noon to 5 p.m. on weekends.

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Art in the Workplace

Johnson & Johnson World Headquarters Gallery, New

Brunswick,

732-524-3698. "The Woodcut Printmakers of Jiangsu Province,

China,"

a show organized by the Printmaking Council of New Jersey comprising

work by 30 artists of Jiangsu, a southeastern province adjacent to

Shanghai. The art technique that remains basically unchanged since

originating in China more than 2,000 years ago, has prospered in the

region since the 16th century. To September 30. Free by appointment.

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

609-895-7307. "Six Photographers," an exhibition of works

by Raymond Anderson, Ricardo Barros, Joan Roth, Naomi Savage, Harry

Tobey, and Martha Vaughn, curated by Gary Snyder of Snyder Fine Art,

New York. The works cover a spectrum of modern photography genres

from Barros’ black-and-white images of the American West to Savage’s

unique photo engravings and gold color laser prints and Vaughn’s

Polaroid

transfers. Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. To September 10.

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Art by the River

ABC Gallery, Lambertville Public Library, 6 Lilly Street,

609-397-0275. "Jules and Adam Schaeffer, a father-son exhibition:

monoprints by Jules Schaeffer and haiku by Adam Schaeffer. To

September

25.

While serving in Japan during the Korean war, Jules Schaeffer boarded

with a traditional Japanese family before returning to study art at

the Philadelphia University of the Arts. His son, Adam, is an

advertising

copywriter in New York, whose modern English haiku has been published

in several poetry journals.

Artists’ Gallery, 32 Coryell Street, Lambertville,

609-397-4588.

"Diversity," an exhibition of paintings and drawings by Taylor

Oughton and Peter Petraglia, both of Bucks county. To August 29.

Goldsmiths Gallery, 26 North Union Street, Lambertville,

609-397-4590. "Silver Prints," an exhibition of photographs

by New Jersey multi-media artist Victor Macarol, to September 30.

Gallery hours are Wednesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Howard Mann Art Center, 45 North Main Street,

Lambertville,

609-397-2300. Marc Chagall, signed lithographs, etchings, and posters

from a large private collection. Included: "Bible,"

"Fables,"

"Paris Opera," "Jerusalem Windows," and others.

Through

September 12. Gallery hours are Wednesday through Sunday, noon to

5 p.m.

agy Gallery, 20-B South Main Street, New Hope, 215-862-8242.

The gallery features Delaware Valley artists in a variety of creative

media including painting, sculpture, photography, woodworking, blown

glass, and stained glass.

Travis Gallery, 6089 Route 202, Solebury, 215-794-3903.

Featured artist for August is owner Lauren Travis Wylie exhibiting

landscapes and garden scenes of central Bucks County. To August 31.

Web site: http://www.travisgallery.com. Gallery hours are

Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday noon to 4 p.m.

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Art In Trenton

Capital Health System, Mercer Campus, 446 Bellevue Avenue,

Trenton, 609-394-4095. "Ennis Beley Photography Project,"

an exhibition of photography by young artists Troy Bridgewater,

Maurice

Bridgewater, Joseph Cawley, Dashar Coons, Esau Coons, Gennara Crews,

Alyma Cross, Contelle Forte, Brandy Forte, Alex Johnson, Kionna

Laldler,

Vincent Laldler, Christian Melendez, Ashley Mitchell, Cintella

Spotwood,

Alisia Turner, and Jamar Turner. In the main lobby, to September 17.

Ellarslie, Trenton City Museum, Cadwalader Park,

609-989-3632.

"TAWA Invitational III, a members’ juried group show, selected

by Brian H. Peterson of the Michener Museum in Doylestown. Selected

artists are Judy Fowler, Mary Person Hrbacek, Ruth Jourjine, Tomi

Urayama, and Nancy Zamboni. To September 12. Museum hours are Tuesday

to Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Sunday, 2 to 4 p.m. Closed Mondays.

Extension Gallery, 60 Ward Avenue, Mercerville,

609-890-7777.

"Zero Tolerance Area," Kate Graves’ exhibition of cast bronze

sculptures depicting three abandoned houses. To September 2. Gallery

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

"Zero Tolerance Areas" is a designation given by a Trenton

city ordinance to discourage illegal activity in vacant structures,

explains Graves, A Trenton resident of four years. Her meticulous

scale models of these mute structures reveal decay, yet echoes of

their original architectural splendor remain. Says Graves, "Let

these sculptures document the wasteland, places used and discarded,

and remind us to pay attention and be vigilant about where we

presently

dwell."

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Other Museums

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

Doylestown,

215-340-9800. "The Philadelphia Ten: A Women’s Artist Group, 1917

to 1945." Show presents work by 30 Philadelphia-based painters

and sculptors to banded together with the sole purpose of "showing

just the work they wished to present, in the most dignified and

harmonious

manner." To October 3.

Fern Coppedge and M. Elizabeth Price are among the Bucks County

artists

represented. The show was organized by the Moore College of Art and

Design, curated by Page Talbott and Patricia Tanis Sydney.

Also, "From Soup Cans to Nuts," an exhibition of prints by

Andy Warhol, on loan from the Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh. The artist,

who died in 1987, is best known for his flamboyant, multiple

silkscreen

prints that explore icons of popular culture from the famous soup

to Marilyn Monroe and Jackie Kennedy. To November 21.

Museum hours are Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Wednesday

evenings to 9 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed

Mondays. $5 adults; students $1.50; children free.

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Other Galleries

The Artful Deposit, 46 South Main Street, Allentown,

609-259-3234.

Portraiture by watercolorist Elizabeth Lombardi and landscapes by

new gallery artist Carol Lehr. Gallery is open Tuesday through Sunday

(call for hours) and by appointment. To September 10.

The Artful Deposit, 201 Farnsworth Avenue, Bordentown,

609-298-6970. New works from impressionist Robert Fodor and collages

by Hanneke DeNeve. Gallery is open Thursday through Saturday, 4 to

7 p.m.

Highlands Gallery, Forsgate Country Club, Jamesburg,

732-521-0070.

"Panoramas," an exhibition of landscapes and seascapes by

Dorothy Wells Bissell and Eileen Shahbender, is the inaugural show

at Forsgate’s new Highlands Gallery, open to the public during club

hours. Anita Benarde is the series curator. To August 28.

Montgomery Cultural Center, 1860 House, 124 Montgomery

Road, 609-921-3272. Community Open Art Exhibit continues to September

30. Hours are Tuesdays through Sundays, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.;

Saturdays

10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Grounds for Sculpture, 18 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton,

609-586-0616. Summer Exhibition featuring new additions outdoors by

Itzik Benshalom, Kenneth Capps, Chas Colburn, J. Seward Johnson Jr.,

Kevin Lyles, and Susanne Wibroe. Also featured, George Segal’s

"Bread

Line," part of the F.D.R. Memorial commission in Washington, D.C.

In the Museum and Domestic Arts Building, a group exhibition by 40

members of the Sculptors Guild. To September 12. Free.

The 22-acre landscaped sculpture park is on the former state

fairgrounds

site, with indoor exhibitions in the glass-walled, 10,000 square foot

museum, and the newly-renovated Domestic Arts Building. Public viewing

hours are Friday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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

609-292-6464. "New Jersey Arts Annual" featuring Emma Amos,

Miriam Beerman, Wendell Brooks, Marguerite Doernbach, Nancy Lee Kern,

Barbara Klein, Bill Leech, Mel Leipzig, Bob Mahon, George Segal, Debra

Weier, and others. To August 29. Also, "The Modernists," a

single-room exhibition of gems from the permanent collection by

Charles

Demuth, Arthur Dove, Marsden Harley, Georgia O’Keeffe, Alfred

Stieglitz,

Helen Torr, and others. Museum hours are Tuesday to Saturday, 9 a.m.

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

Also "Apollo 11 Remembered," an exhibit of commemorative

items,

to January 2; "Sunstruck!" an exhibit that explores the

cultural

myths, music, literature, archaeological artifacts, and astronomy

of Earth’s nearest star, to March 12. On extended view: "Dinosaur

Turnpike: Treks through New Jersey’s Piedmont"; "Amber: The

Legendary Resin"; "The Moon: Fact & Fiction."

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To the North

Museum of the American Hungarian Foundation, 300 Somerset

Street, New Brunswick, 732-846-5777. "The Hungarian Spark in

America,"

an exhibition highlighting Hungarian contributions to the arts,

sciences,

humanities, commerce, religious and civic life in America. To January

31, 2000. Museum hours are Tuesday to Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.;

Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. $3 donation.

Quietude Garden Gallery, 24 Fern Road, East Brunswick,

732-257-4340. Contemporary sculpture by 110 artists in natural outdoor

installations. Indoors, "The Hub" and "Magnetic

Connections,"

two lighthearted shows of painted hubcaps and automobile magnets,

co-sponsored by the Visual Arts League. The outdoor venue remains

open through October. Hours are Friday to Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.,

and by appointment.


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