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Juried Art Show at TCNJ to Feature Work by Students and Teachers

This summer, The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) will showcase artwork by New Jersey’s K-12 students alongside innovative lessons designed by their talented art teachers. Students from Princeton High School,…

Jay McPhillips Captures Scenes of Princeton In New Exhibition Opening at Jane Saturday

The James McPhillips Museum and Gift Shop Show opens at Jane on Spring Street this Saturday, May 18, with a Meet and Greet with the artist from noon to 4…

Combining Art, Music, and Dance Local Artist Paints With Light, Literally

“If Van Gogh were living today, he’d be painting digitally,” says Princeton resident Eva Flatscher. Instead of the traditional tools of paint, brush, and canvas, Ms. Flatscher uses light, a…

Ceramicist Hideaki Miyamura in Morven’s May Celebration of Art, Crafts and Garden

If April is Communiversity, May is Morven. Coming on the heels of last weekend’s town-wide festival, this weekend’s “Morven in May: A Celebration of Art, Craft, and Garden” promises a…

Exhibition of Sacred Art at Erdman Center Offers Glimpse of Byzantine Iconology

God really is in the details in an exhibition of icons currently on view at the Erdman Center Gallery in Princeton. The icons are by master iconographers and advanced apprentices…

PDS Presents Works by Caldecott Winner David Wiesner at Anne Reid ’72 Gallery

As a boy growing up in Bridgewater, New Jersey, David Wiesner was known to his classmates as “the kid who could draw.” In high school, he made silent movies and…

Reflections on the Crown Jewel of Manhattan’s Literary Hotels

We went to the Algonquin for lunch …. We sat in a big round booth built into the wall that felt cozy like a clubhouse. —Margaret Salinger   I can’t…

Renowned Painter and Teacher Mel Leipzig Announces Retirement, Discusses Long Career

Art critic Burton Wasserman once described Mel Leipzig as “New Jersey’s greatest living painter.” Ask anyone at Mercer County Community College (MCCC), where he’s taught since 1968, and you’ll find…

Princeton Public Library Buzzing as Hermann Gets A-List Authors, Including Jhumpa Lahiri

At last week’s monthly meeting of the Princeton Public Library Board of Trustees, Programming Librarian Janie Hermann gave out the scoop on upcoming celebrities who will be stopping by the…

Whimsy and Insight from Local Artist Tom Kelly On View in the Gallery at the Chapin School

Local artist Thomas Kelly’s whimsical works will be on view in the exhibition “All I Have Learned, Until Now” opening at the Gallery at Chapin School on Princeton Pike on…