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Leading Scholar of Children’s Book Illustration to Speak October 22

Leading Scholar of Children’s Book Illustration to Speak October 22

On Wednesday, October 22, at 4:00 p.m., Dr. Nick Clark, from the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, will speak about Innovation and Appropriation in 20th-Century Picture Book Art. His lecture, which will be held in the Art and Interactive Multimedia (AIMM) Building, Room 125, will be presented immediately prior to the opening of the Art Gallery exhibition Visual Voyage: Exploring the Media and Styles of Award-Winning Children’s Book Illustrators at 5:00 p.m. Among the 56 works of art in the exhibition are 15 book illustrations loaned by the Eric Carle Museum in Amherst, Massachusetts.

Nick Clark assumed the position of Founding Director of The Eric Carle Museum in 2001, and in 2008 he shifted his responsibilities to become Chief Curator. Previously, he served as Chair of Education at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta and Curator of American Art at the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, Virginia. While at the Chrysler, he was co-curator with Michael Patrick Hearn and Trinkett Clark of the exhibition Myth, Magic, and Mystery: One Hundred Years of American Children’s Book Illustration, which resulted in a major publication of the same title. Clark received his B.A. cum laude from Harvard University and his M.A. and Ph. D. in Art History from the University of Delaware.

The lecture and exhibition are free and open to the public.

 

 

 

 

Alumni Art Exhibition Opens Fall Season

Alumni Art Exhibition Opens Fall Season

The 2014 Art Alumni Exhibition is on view from September 3 through October 9, 2014. The juror for the exhibition is Sara Reisman, Independent Curator and Director of New York City’s Percent for Art Program. More than 200 artworks were submitted for the exhibition, from which 40 works by 30 alumni artist have been selected…

Cuban Artist Geandy Pavón to Lecture at TCNJ, November 8

Cuban Artist Geandy Pavón to Lecture at TCNJ, November 8

On Friday, November 8, at 11:30 a.m. Geandy Pavón will present Vanitas: The Political Still Life in conjunction with TCNJ Art Gallery exhibition Video Cubano, a project of The 8th Floor in New York City . The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be presented in Mayo Concert Hall in the…

“Frames of Cuba” lecture by Rachel Perera Weingeist

“Frames of Cuba” lecture by Rachel Perera Weingeist

On Wednesday, October 23, at 4:00 p.m. prior to the opening of the Video Cubano exhibition, Rachel Perera Weingeist, Senior Advisor to The Shelley and Donald Rubin Foundation,  will present a talk on video and contemporary art in Cuba, “Frames of Cuba.” Traveling throughout the island, Weingeist has had the opportunity to engage with a…

Artist Caroline Woolard to Talk About Art and Alternative Economies

Artist Caroline Woolard to Talk About Art and Alternative Economies

Come hear Value Added artist Caroline Woolard present this week’s Brown Bag lecture, tomorrow Friday, March 22 at 11:30. Her lecture is entitled The Process is the Message: From Public Art to Bartering to Solidarity Economies. She will discuss her collective’s work in developing equitable exchanges for artist and creative people that are not based…

Faculty Roundtable Discussion on the Topic of Value

Faculty Roundtable Discussion on the Topic of Value

In conjunction the the opening of the exhibition Value Added: Artists’ Perspectives on the Meaning of Worth, the Art Gallery is pleased to present on Wednesday, March 20, from 4:00-5:00 p.m. in the AIMM Building, Room 102, a faculty roundtable discussion about value. Come join Dean William Keep, School of Business, Richard Kamber, Professor of…

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