Step into Liquid
Apr
15
7:00 PM19:00

Step into Liquid

Come and see a very talented group of artists and their takes on liquid!

My image is of the hot springs at Mammoth Springs, Yellowstone NPS. 

While most think of Yellowstone as 'big' - big geysers, big hot springs, big valleys, I wanted to see it in the details. I wanted to see it up close. This piece is of the terraced layers of calcium left behind as the hot waters flow out of the hot spring. The form terraces as the amount of water ebbs and flows. This is a close up of those terraces that can be less than a half of an inch tall but together form a structure that is over 100' high. 

 

They colors in the image are caused by the thermophilic bacteria and the play of the light and the water.

I found that metal, with its reflective properties, to be the perfect medium for this image. It is printed on aluminum with a high gloss finish to mimic the reflective quality of the water.  

 

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Farms, Barns and Bridges
Oct
24
to Dec 16

Farms, Barns and Bridges

I love rural decay as much as urban decay - but there is more sadness in rural decay. While both represent dreams that have died, rural decay is deeper and more heartbreaking due to the feeling of being forgotten. I carry my camera most places and south and west New Jersey is ripe with falling down barns.

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36th Annual Juried Exhibition @ Monmouth Museum
Jan
18
to Mar 8

36th Annual Juried Exhibition @ Monmouth Museum

The Annual Juried Art Exhibition was founded by the Monmouth County Arts Council in 1979 and for 35 years it has been held at the Monmouth Museum. In 2011 the Museum assumed complete sponsorship of this annual exhibition. We will continue to build on the excellent reputation of this long-established exhibition and champion its success for many years to come.

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Small Wonders
Dec
9
to Dec 20

Small Wonders

PROFESSIONAL WOMEN PHOTOGRAPHERS

Small Wonders

December 9-20, 2014
Opening reception December 11, 5-8pm

Professional Women Photographers is presenting Small Wonders, an exhibition highlighting the distinctive qualities of the smaller image, which draws the observer into a more intimate relationship with the photograph. Unlike a larger image, which creates the need to physically distance oneself from the piece, the smaller image insists that the viewer get up close and personal with the photograph. This reveals the tiniest detail while at the same time allowing the entire image to be perceived in a single view. Small Wonders may be small in dimension but is large in theme, its expression revealing the varied aesthetics of its members. PWP is a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of women photographers since 1975.

PWP www.pwponline.org

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BANG IX
Dec
7
8:00 PM20:00

BANG IX

Buy.Art.Now.Guys!

A Small Artworks Exhibition and Sale

Member Preview Friday December 5th, 7-9pm : 10% discount for Members on Friday night only Saturday & Sunday, December 6 & 7, 13 & 14 - 11-5pm
Wednesday 10th December 11-5pm, 7-9pm



1978 Maplewood Arts Center in Maplewood, New Jersey, is pleased to present the 9th Annual Buy Art Now Guys! (BANG IX) an exhibition featuring small scale original artwork by over 45 local and regional artists. This year the artwork featured in BANG IX will include paintings, photographs, sculptures, prints, ceramics, jewelry, note cards, drawings and more.

Prices for all artwork ranges from $1 -$400, affordably priced  for giving and for collecting. Many of the artists will be present during the exhibit to meet you and answer questions about their artwork. The exhibition will be open on December 6th, 7th, 10th, 13th and 14th, from 11am to 5pm each day. 

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Farmstead Arts: Spring Show
Apr
30
to Jun 8

Farmstead Arts: Spring Show

  • Kennedy Martin Stelle Farmstead (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Show runs : May 4 - June 8
Open Sundays 1-4pm

We are excited to offer a large selection of work from all our members at this unique historic setting this Spring.

The arts center is located on the grounds of the historic Kennedy Martin Stelle Farmstead, an award-winning historic preservation project centered around the 18th century farmhouse, English barn, cow shed and wagon house.

The grounds are now used for performing and visual arts, as well as housing a number of artist's studios.

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Oasis and Mirage: Disappearing Water
Mar
31
to May 23

Oasis and Mirage: Disappearing Water

Oasis and Mirage: Disappearing Water is a juried art exhibit hosted by D&R Greenway Land Trust that will feature artistic interpretations of water to communicate the importance and beauty of water to our lives and our ecosystems. Plentiful, polluted, scarce, and inspiring. This exhibit celebrates water and all themes are welcome: rivers, lakes, oceans, water creatures, abstract interpretations, and any other works inspired by water. 

D&R Greenway, 1 Preservation Place, Princeton NJ 08540

Exhibition dates: March 31 – May 23

Reception: Friday, April 11, 5:30-7:30pm

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Illumine
Mar
6
to Mar 30

Illumine

EXHIBIT OPENS ON March 6th, 2014

Artists' Reception scheduled for March 30th, 2014 

Darkroom Gallery
12 Main St. 
Essex Jct., VT 05452-3132
Open Every Day (11:00-16:00)

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35th ANNUAL JURIED ART EXHIBITION at the Monmouth Museum
Jan
18
to Mar 9

35th ANNUAL JURIED ART EXHIBITION at the Monmouth Museum

The Annual Juried Art Exhibition was founded by the Monmouth County Arts Council in 1979 and for 34 years it has been held at the Monmouth Museum. In 2011 the Museum assumed complete sponsorship of this annual exhibition. We will continue to build on the excellent reputation of this long-established exhibition and champion its success for many years to come.
Juror: Stacey Smith, Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, Manager of Publications and Communications. Smith was the former Curator of Collections and Exhibitions at the Noyes Museum of Art, Oceanville, NJ.
For further information, contact Catherine Clark at 732-747-2266 or email: cclark@monmouthmuseum.org.

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