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Caldecott Award-winning artist E. B. Lewis to lecture in conjunction with the Visual Voyage exhibition

Caldecott Award-winning artist E. B. Lewis to lecture in conjunction with the Visual Voyage exhibition

On Friday, November 7, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in Mayo Concert Hall in the Music Building, Caldecott Award-winning artist E. B. Lewis will speak about Exploring an Artist’s Craft. His lecture is being presented in conjunction with the exhibition A Visual Voyage: Exploring the Media and Styles of Award-Winning Children’s Illustrators, which is on view in TCNJ’s Art Gallery through December 14. There will be special open hours on November 7 from 1:30 to 2:30, following the lecture.

Earl Bradley (E. B.) was born in Philadelphia. He studied art at Temple University’s Tyler School of Art, where he majored in graphic design, illustration, and art education. After graduating, he taught art in public schools for twelve years. Currently, he teaches at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia and continues to paint and illustrate. He is a member of The Society of Illustrators in New York City.

Lewis has illustrated more than 60 books for children, and has received a Caldecott Honor Award, several Coretta Scott King Illustrator Awards, and an ALA Notable Book award. His paintings in TCNJ’s exhibition include the cover image of his first children’s book from 1994, Fire on the Mountain, and four watercolors from his most recent book, All Different Now: Juneteenth, the First Day of Freedom, published this year.

For more information about the lecture and exhibition, please email tcag@tcnj.edu or call 609-771-2633.

 

Alumni Art Exhibition Opens Fall Season

Alumni Art Exhibition Opens Fall Season

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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…Continue Reading

“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…Continue Reading

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…Continue Reading

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…Continue Reading

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