Area Galleries

The Artful Deposit Gallery, 201 Farnsworth Avenue, Bordentown, 609-298-6970. Limited edition series, “A-Apple Pie,” by Russian illustrator Gennady Spirin. Each letter is one of 25. Through December 30. Gallery hours are Wednesday to Saturday, 1 to 6 p.m.; Friday, 1 to 10 p.m.; and by appointment.

Arts Council of Princeton, Contemporary Gallery, Princeton Shopping Center, 301 North Harrison Street, 609-924-8777. “Explorations,” a painting and ceramic exhibition featuring works by local artists Paul Modetsky and Susan Strassberg. On view through October 14. Opening reception is Thursday, September 7, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Gallery hours are Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m; and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Grounds For Sculpture, 18 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton, 609-586-0616. “Spring and Summer Exhibition” featuring exhibitions in the museum and the Domestic Arts Buildings. On view through September 24. “The Writer’s Block Exhibition” featuring four sculptures from the 2004 Princeton installation. Exhibit of African Artworks by Mike Gyampo in the Toad Hall Shop. On view through October 14.

Historical Society of Princeton, Bainbridge House, 158 Nassau Street, 609-921-6748. “Traveling Through Princeton,” a display of photographs chronicling the development of transportation in Princeton demonstrating the role that transportation played in Princeton’s economic development throughout its history. Researched by Daniel Rifkin. On view through September 30. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Sunday, noon to 4 p.m. Free admission.

Montgomery Center for the Arts, 124 Montgomery Road, Skillman, 609-921-3272. “Princeton Photography Club” Exhibition. On view through September 17. 1 to 4 p.m.

Straube Center, 100 Straube Center Boulevard, Pennington, 609-737-1308. Exhibit of David Simchock’s images from around the world. On view in Building 100, second floor corridor, through October 10. Opening reception is Saturday, September 9, 4 to 6 p.m. in building 108. Open Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

University Medical Center at Princeton, 253 Witherspoon Street, 609-497-4069. Exhibit of photographs by Princeton Photography Club members. On view through September 13. Gallery is open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.

Campus Arts

Chapin School, 4101 Princeton Pike, 609-924-7206. “Memories,” an exhibit of watercolors by Robbinsville artist Deborah Paglione. Opening reception Wednesday, September 13, 5 to 7 p.m. On view through September 28. Gallery is open by appointment during school hours.

Princeton University Art Museum, 609-258-3788, Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque galleries are open. The museum’s galleries are open Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Tours are given on Saturdays at 2 p.m.

Princeton University, Firestone Library, 609-258-3184. “O, What a Place for a Lake!” exhibition features prints from a collection of restored glass plates representing Carnegie Lake, the Delaware and Raritan Canal, and the Dinky bridge. On view through September 24. Tour on Saturday, September 2, at 3 p.m. Milberg gallery hours are Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m ; Saturday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. Open till 8 p.m. on Wednesdays.

Art by the River

Artists’ Gallery, 32 Coryell Street, Lambertville, 609-397-4588. “Visual Narratives,” a shared exhibit featuring works by Sheila Letven, a multimedia artist, and original prints by Alan Klawans. On view through September 3.

Coryell Gallery, 8 Coryell Street, Lambertville, 609-397-0804. “Summer Exhibition” featuring works by Charles W. Ward, Harry Leith-Ross, Katharine Steele Renninger, Anne Steele Marsh, and Ranulph Bye. On view to September 24. Gallery is open Wednesday to Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.

Michener Art Museum, 138 South Pine Street, Doylestown, 215-340-9800. “Phoenix,” a sculpture installation by Philadelphia sculptor Joe Mooney featuring six new pieces in welded steel. “Todd Stone: Witness” features photos, drawings, and watercolors that record the events of 9/11 as an eyewitness. A resident of Bucks County, his studio is in Tribeca, only six blocks from the North Tower of the World Trade Center. Through November 5. $6.50 general admission. 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.

New Hope Sidetracks Art Gallery, 2A Stockton Avenue, New Hope, 215-862-4586. “The Golden Goat: Animal Icons,” an exhibit of oils and drawings by Selina Trieff. On view through September 30. Gallery hours are Sunday, Monday, and Thursday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Closed Tuesday and Wednesday.

Triumph Brewing Company, 400 Union Square, New Hope, 215-862-8300. Exhibit features photography of Ingeborg Snipes and paintings by J.C. Turner. On view through September 9. Open daily noon to closing.

Art In Trenton

Cafe Ole, 126 South Warren Street, Trenton, 609-396-2233. “Into Darkness,” selected paintings by neo-pop artist Karey Maurice Counts. Closing reception and birthday celebration for the artist on Friday, September 1, 6 to 8 p.m. Hours are Monday to Thursday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Friday, 7 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.; and Saturday, 8 a.m. to noon.

Ellarslie, Trenton City Museum, Cadwalader Park, 609-989-3632. “John A. Roebling: His Life and Legacy,” an exhibit celebrating the 200th anniversary of his birth. Through September 10. Open Tuesday to Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m.

Area Museums

Michener Art Museum, 138 South Pine Street, Doylestown, 215-340-9800. “Diane Burko: Flow,” a series of dramatic, large-scale landscapes depicting active volcanoes, defunct volcanic craters, glaciers, icebergs, and waterfalls. On view through October 15. Gallery hours Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 am. to 5 p.m. ; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. $6.50.

James A. Michener Art Museum, Union Square Complex, Bridge Street, New Hope, 215-340-9800. “Creative Bucks County: A Celebration of Art and Artists,” featuring 19th and 20th century painters, writers, composers, and playwrights. Also, “The Artists Among Us,” a permanent interactive exhibit dedicated to the history and legacy of the artists who have made New Hope an internationally recognized arts colony. Gallery hours: Tuesday to Thursday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Sunday noon to 6 p.m. Closed Monday.

James A. Michener Art Museum, 138 South Pine Street, Doylestown, 215-340-9800, Open Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday noon to 5 p.m. Museum admission $6.50 adults; $4 students. “Poetry in Design: The Art of Harry Leith-Ross,” an exhibit of Impressionist art is accompanied by “Poetry in Design,” authored by Erika Jaeger-Smith. $10. On view through October 1.

Zimmerli Art Museum, George and Hamilton streets, New Brunswick, 732-932-7237. Opening Friday, September 1: “Technical Detours: The Early Work of Moholy-Nagy Reconsidered,” through October 31. “A New Vision for the College Avenue Campus,” through October 31.“Word and Image in Late 19th Century Paris,” through January 28. “By Its Cover: Original Art for Children’s Books,” through February 4. “Inviting Words Into the Image: Contemporary Prints from the Rutgers Archives for Printmaking Studies.” Through January 28. First day of “Letrisme.” Through January 28. Museum hours are Tuesday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.

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