Thursday, August 26, 2021

Work by RVCC Visual Art Faculty Featured in September Exhibition 

Raritan Valley Community College’s Arts & Design department presents the 

2021 Visual Art Faculty Exhibition

WHEN: September 1-17. An opening reception will be held Friday, September 3, from 5 to 7 p.m. As a precautionary measure against COVID-19, the reception will not include an artists’ talk or refreshments.
WHERE: in the Art Gallery at the College’s Branchburg campus, 118 Lamington Rd., Branchburg
ADMISSION: The event is free of charge and open to the public.

Face masks are required in the Art Gallery and in all College buildings. (Above: Aegis by James Adkins; plaster cast 2 of 10; 26" diameter; 2019)

The show is being coordinated by RVCC Associate Professor and Art Gallery Director Darren McManus.

The exhibition will feature work by RVCC visual art faculty members representing a wide range of media, including drawing, painting, ceramics, printmaking, video, mixed media, interior design and photography. (Right: Horse Legs by Dot Paolo; color photograph; 13.5" x 20"; 2021)

Work by the following faculty members will be on display: James Adkins (Bedminster), Robert Burger (Stockton), Lydia Grey (Somerville), John Harford (Point Pleasant, PA), Heejung Kim (Bogota), Ji Yong Kim (Brooklyn, NY), Bill Macholdt (Raritan), Jeff Mason (Cranford), Darren McManus (Lambertville), Dot Paolo (Flemington), Shy Raguso (Bedminster), John Reinking (Pittstown), Jonathan Ricci (Bridgewater), Sarah Roche (Philadelphia, PA), Kathleen Schulz (Annandale), Val Sivilli (Milford), Virginia Smith (Ewing), and Ann Tsubota (Pittstown).

Gallery hours for the exhibition are Mondays, 3-8 p.m.; Tuesdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Wednesdays, 3-8 p.m.; Thursdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; and Fridays, 1-4 p.m. For information, contact the Arts & Design department, 908-218-8876. (Left: The Lambdoma Duo by Robert Burger; digital painting; 43" x 39"; 2015)

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