Contemporary Arts Group: What Brings YOU Joy? The Gallery at The Summit Free Public Library May 3–June 30 MaryAnn Ficker, Eagle Rock Woods, Spring, 2018, Pastel, 15 x 19 inches. Artists' Statement: Formed in 2006, the Contemporary Art Group
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Innes Borstel: Pandemic Preschool Ann’s Place Gallery May 7–June 13 Innes Borstel, Boy with Binoculars, 2021, Ink and watercolor on paper, 15 x 12 inches. Artist’s Statement: After an uncertain spring of 2020 with school closures, I was happy
Ethel Gittlin: Our New World Marité & Joe Robinson Strolling Gallery II May 7–June 13 Ethel Gittlin, World Needs Now, 2020, Chrome painting, spray paint/oil on wood, resin coating, 24 x 24 inches. Artist’s Statement: They seemed to be
Neela Pushparaj: It Is All Black and White The Gallery at The Summit Free Public Library March 1–April 30 Flowers in B&W, 2014-15, Sumi ink on paper, 28 x 34 inches. ”Painting is an integral part of my life.
Zach Horn: Paradigm Shift Marité & Joe Robinson Strolling Gallery II March 5–April 16 Calm Before the Storm, Acrylic on canvas, 24 x 24 inches Artist’s Statement: During this once-in-a-lifetime pandemic, changes have erupted throughout life causing tremendous rifts,
Ida Picker: Necessary Things Ann’s Place Gallery March 5–April 16 Two Green Detergent Bottles Above Maytag, 2021, Oil on canvas, 24 x 18 inches Artist’s Statement: COVID pushed me to examine and appreciate ordinary things. In the lockdown period,
Jess T. Dugan: Seen Mitzi and Warren Eisenberg Gallery February 4–May 22, 2022 Photo by Etienne Frossard Jess T. Dugan’s color portraits explore issues of identity—particularly gender and sexuality. Drawing from their experience as a queer, nonbinary person, Dugan uses
Parvathi Kumar: Everyday Blackness Marité and Joe Robinson Strolling Gallery I February 4–May 22, 2022 Parvathi Kumar, Portrait of Whitney Smith, 2020 Beginning in June 2020, Parvathi Kumar interviewed and photographed twenty-five Black women in the New Jersey area
Claiming the Narrative Main Gallery February 4–May 22, 2022 Photo by Etienne Frossard When we consider the history of portraiture and figurative painting, who do we find most often represented on the walls of museums? Whose stories are told and
James Newton: Couch Potato Drawings Ann’s Place Gallery January 8–February 20 Gone Fishin’ #2, 1993, Ink on tablet board, 8.5 x 11 inches Dr. James Newton is Professor Emeritus of Africana Studies at the University of Delaware. A native