Early November 2019 eNews
Art After Hours, Workshops, Tour, Pop-Up Shop, & More!
Programs are free, unless otherwise noted
WHERE: Zimmerli Art Museum, 71 Hamilton St., New Brunswick
Exhibition Tours and Music
Art After Hours
WHEN: Tuesday, November 5 / 5 to 9pm
Join Curator of Prints, Drawings, and European Art, Christine Giviskos, for tours of the Zimmerli’s current exhibition Intimate Details: Prints by James Tissot. The exhibition showcases Tissot’s remarkable etchings of intensely observed subjects that frequently feature sophisticated men and women, and intricate landscape elements. Throughout the evening, enjoy music performed by the Dave Mosko Quartet. Mosko, a trombonist currently studying at Mason Gross, was a winner of the 2019 Yamaha Young Performing Artist Competition. Music presented in collaboration with the New Brunswick Jazz Project.
The event is always free and open to the public, and includes complimentary refreshments. Visit the webpage for Parking Guidelines for Visitors and other program details.
Family Art-Making Activity
WHEN: Sunday, November 3 / 1 to 3pm
Explore the wonderful world of art on select Sundays throughout the year. Children and parents, grandparents, or guardians work side-by-side on an art project inspired by a current Zimmerli exhibition. Each session includes a brief, instructor-led tour to view the featured artwork. The interactive workshops, led by Mason Gross MFA students and teaching artists, allow families quality time to be creative together. This is a FREE, drop in program. (Children must be accompanied by an adult.) Projects can be adapted for all ages, but this program is best suited for ages 3 and up. Visit the webpage for further information.
Dimensionism / Dimensionismo
Spanish Language Tour
Tour en Español
WHEN: Sunday, November 3 / 2pm | domingo, 3 de noviembre / 2pm
Join us for a guided tour of Dimensionism: Modern Art in the Age of Einstein, led in Spanish.
Acompáñenos en una visita guiada por Dimensionismo: El arte moderno en la era de Einstein, conducido en español.
Free / gratis
School Break Workshop
Art Meets Science
WHEN: Friday, November 8 / 9am to 5pm
FEE: $75 - supplies & snacks included; 10% discount for Zimmerli family members
School's out, but we have you covered! Join us for a day of fun exploring the many connections between the worlds of art and science, inspired by our special exhibition, Dimensionism: Modern Art in the Age of Einstein. Register HERE by November 6. Recommended for ages 9-12.
WHEN: Thursday, November 21 / 6 to 9pm
Members shop first for unique gifts designed by artists, including Mason Gross students, faculty, staff, and alumni. Desserts and cocktails served. Members receive a 10% discount all days.
Not a member? Join today by visiting zimmerlimuseum.rutgers.edu/membership or calling 848.932.6771.
Public Shopping Hours
Friday, November 22 / 12 to 4pm
Saturday, November 23 / 12pm to 4:30pm
Sponsored by the Concierge Orthodontist
Neue Galerie and Metropolitan Museum of Art
WHEN: Friday, November 14 / 8:15am to 5pm
Guests receive a guided tour of Ernst Ludwig Kirchner at the Neue Galerie and view The Renaissance of Etching at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Travel packages include all expenses, including snacks and lunch. Curators from the Zimmerli add insight and connect each destination to our museum. (There is a reduced rate for Zimmerli members!)
For details and registration, visit the webpage.