Archive for 'Visual Arts'

Artist Mel Leipzig at 83

Artist Mel Leipzig at 83

October 31, 2018—We recently met up with artist Mel Leipzig at Artworks in Trenton. A Brooklyn native but longtime resident of New Jersey’s capital city, Leipzig was there to do what [...]

An Artist Asks “The 20 Most Important Scientific Questions of the 21st Century”

An Artist Asks “The 20 Most Important Scientific Questions of the 21st Century”

October 30, 2018—Tonight, Tuesday, October 30,  at Douglass Library at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, a mother and her daughter – one an artist, the other a scientist – will have [...]

Heather Ujiie Explores “Terra Incognita” at Rowan University Art Gallery

Heather Ujiie Explores “Terra Incognita” at Rowan University Art Gallery

October 16, 2018—Blending the disciplines of textiles, fashion design and visual art to create an ethereal, imaginary and mythological world, Heather Ujiie’s exhibition builds on the imagery found in Hieronymus Bosch’s [...]

Kevin Sampson: Solo Exhibitions in New Jersey and Beyond

Kevin Sampson: Solo Exhibitions in New Jersey and Beyond

October 09, 2018—Community, politics and the spiritual intertwine in Kevin Sampson’s art. His found-object sculptures, murals and more are currently on display in Summit and Newark. [...]

Fossils and Boomers at Morris Museum

Fossils and Boomers at Morris Museum

August 16, 2018—You won’t find many places where Billy Joel and Erin Brokovich rub shoulders with ancient shark teeth and fossilized raindrops. But such is life — for at least the [...]

It’s a Family Affair at West Windsor Arts Center with “Generation Next: The Family Show”

It’s a Family Affair at West Windsor Arts Center with “Generation Next: The Family Show”

July 05, 2018—On view through August 17 in Princeton Junction, the exhibition includes work by 13 visual artists, each part of a family in which two consecutive generations are visual artists. [...]

Art by the Ocean: Exhibit No. 9 in Asbury Park

Art by the Ocean: Exhibit No. 9 in Asbury Park

June 27, 2018—On view now at Exhibit No. 9: “Take Me Deep,” a collection of paintings, photographs and mixed media pieces that take an experimental view of water, and “Circa Asbury [...]

48 Blocks Atlantic City Arts Celebration

48 Blocks Atlantic City Arts Celebration

June 21, 2018—Looking for a way to celebrate the start of the summer season? Beginning Friday, June 22, all 48 blocks of Atlantic City will be buzzing with hands-on art projects, [...]

New Jersey Artists Are “Navigating Elements” at Rowan University Art Gallery

New Jersey Artists Are “Navigating Elements” at Rowan University Art Gallery

May 15, 2018—On view now, the New Jersey State Council on the Arts 2018 Arts Annual Exhibition highlights 21 contemporary artists from across the state and explores environmental themes through installation, [...]

Morris Museum Puts Curious Characters on Display

Morris Museum Puts Curious Characters on Display

April 19, 2018—It's art that will really move you. The Morris Museum has unveiled "A Cache of Kinetic Art: Curious Characters," an exhibit of kinetic artwork, in which everything turns, rises, [...]