Archive for 'Visual Arts'

“False Indigo” at Hoboken’s Proto Gallery

“False Indigo” at Hoboken’s Proto Gallery

June 20, 2017—At first, you might not realize that some of Rob Ventura's pieces are flowers at all -- they certainly aren’t the kind of floral works you’d find at a [...]

Photographer MaryAnn Vitiello’s “Resilience” at Exhibit No. 9 in Asbury Park

Photographer MaryAnn Vitiello’s “Resilience” at Exhibit No. 9 in Asbury Park

June 06, 2017—An exhibit 40 years in the making, but never intended to be on display for an audience, "Resilience" is on view through June 17. [...]

Henri Matisse’s Influence Around Every Corner (and Canvas) at the Montclair Art Museum

Henri Matisse’s Influence Around Every Corner (and Canvas) at the Montclair Art Museum

May 23, 2017—"Matisse and American Art” at the Montclair Art Museum examines the widespread influence that the famed French artist has had on modern art in the U.S. over the last [...]

Rowan’s “How Food Moves” Exhibit Invites Viewers to Think Critically about Food Systems

Rowan’s “How Food Moves” Exhibit Invites Viewers to Think Critically about Food Systems

May 10, 2017—“How Food Moves,” on view through May 27 at the Rowan University Art Gallery, encourages audiences to “see” how the U.S. food supply travels to its destination. [...]

Westminster Choir: Anthracite Fields

Westminster Choir: Anthracite Fields

April 12, 2017—On April 21 and 22, Westminster Choir College of Rider University will perform Julia Wolfe’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterwork “Anthracite Fields” with Bang on a Can All-Stars at the Roebling [...]

Art + Autism at Monmouth University

Art + Autism at Monmouth University

April 04, 2017—For those living with Autism Spectrum Disorder, art may be their only mode of communication. Monmouth University has teamed up with Autism Speaks to showcase the work of such [...]

Hidden Immigrant Communities Brought to Light in “Living in the Shadows”

Hidden Immigrant Communities Brought to Light in “Living in the Shadows”

March 30, 2017—Art that truly speaks to our time -- Rutgers' Center for Women in the Arts and Humanities' exhibit explores immigrant life in the U.S. with photography, sculptures and installations. [...]

New in Newark: Paul Robeson Galleries Offer New Exhibits, Art Spaces and Collaborations

New in Newark: Paul Robeson Galleries Offer New Exhibits, Art Spaces and Collaborations

March 15, 2017—Consisting of nine spaces showcasing the work of contemporary artists, the PRG serves the Greater Newark area through engaging exhibitions, public events and educational programs. [...]

The Boss on Display at the Morven

The Boss on Display at the Morven

February 28, 2017—Traveling from the GRAMMY Museum in L.A., "Bruce Springsteen: A Photographic Journey" features more than 40 photographs of the rock legend and video interviews with the show’s five photographers. [...]

Winter Wonders at Monmouth Museum

Winter Wonders at Monmouth Museum

December 20, 2016—It’s not often when visitors walk into a museum to hear the sound of a train whistle tooting — and at the same time see a painting on the [...]