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ART AFTER HOURS: FIRST TUESDAYS WHEN: June 7, 2016 / 5 to 9pm WHERE: Zimmerli Art Museum, Hamilton and George Streets, New Brunswick ADMISSION: Free admission & complimentary refreshments
Helen Hyde, The Sauce-Pan Shop , 1908. Color woodcut. Museum Purchase, Voorhees American Art Fund. Photo Bryan Whitney. AlterEgo.
Unwind after classes or work with music, curator-led tours, and complimentary refreshments.
6 and 6:30pm / Curator-led Tours Christine Giviskos, Curator of Prints, Drawings, and European Art, leads a tour of "Infinite Opportunities Offered in Color": Prints by Helen Hyde and Bertha Lum. The two American artists mastered complex color printing techniques and depicted aspects of Japanese and Chinese culture that essentially had been absent in the West.
6:15 to 7:15 and 7:45 to 8:45 / Music The band AlterEgo, a group of medical professionals from the administrative offices to the operating room, performs two hour-long sets. Their repertoire of rock and roll – mixed with blues, funk, and other groove-inspired genres – spans from the 1950s to the present.
Complimentary Refreshments. Admission is FREE to all.
The Zimmerli's operations, exhibitions, and programs are funded in part by Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, and income from the Avenir Foundation Endowment, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Endowment Fund, and the Voorhees Family Endowment, among others. Additional support comes from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts; the Estate of Victoria J. Mastrobuono; and donors, members, and friends of the Zimmerli Art Museum.