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Brighten Up the Shortest Days of the Year with Art, Concerts, and STEAM Learning @ The Morris Museum
Welcoming Andrew Sandall
Morris Museum President & CEO
After great success in growing the financial
resources and audience base in Museum of Arts & Sciences in
Daytona Beach, Florida, Andrew Sandall, will take leadership of
the Morris Museum this January.
We wish him a warm welcome! Read a recent Q&Afrom
Antiques and the Arts Weekly to learn more about him and his
Member First Tuesday
Tuesday, January 4, 2022
On the first Tuesday of each month, the Museum is
open just for Members between 11am-2pm.
We invite you to take a look at several of our
recently opened exhibitions Stowed Away: A Traveling
Philographist and His Arctic Uke andOff the
Streets: Urban Art New Jersey. Or check out the newly on view
installation, The Worlds of
Walter Rossi, where the artist integrates
movement into his sculpture creating theatrical presentations
that evoke humor while engaging viewers in profound and often
Erik Bergrin:The 8
New Exhibition on view Friday, January 28
Erik Bergrin: The
8 Dissolutionsis a fiber-sculpture installation by New York
City-based artist and costume maker Erik Bergrin. A student of
Buddhist philosophy, Bergrin explores the transience of the human
body and the eternity of the soul in this new collection of work.
The exhibition takes its name from the eight dissolutions, a
Tibetan Buddhist meditation practice that visualizes one’s
mortality in the recurring cycle of death and rebirth on the path
Film Screenings in the Bickford Theatre
Join us for two captivating films this January in
the Bickford Theatre. Presenting Secret Impressionists on
January 12 and The Curious Incident of the Dog in the
Night-Time on January 30.
Impressionistsreveals the story of the art
revolution sparked by the Impressionist movement, along with an
unveiling of 50 previously unseen works by Impressionist masters
Manet, Caillebotte, Renoir, Monet, Cézanne, Signac, Sisley and
Pastels, Acrylics and Drawing. Classes start
January 5, 10 and 11
Start 2022 creatively with Studio Art Classes at the
Morris Museum! Whether you want to learn new techniques or
freshen up your skills, these classes are perfect for every
level. As always, Members get discounted enrollment prices!
credits (from top to bottom): Photo of Andrew Sandall; Walter Rossi (American; b. 1951,
Italy). NewYork Skyline, 2000. Metal,
plastic, paper, motor with dimmer. On loan courtesy of the artist.; Photos by artist Eric Bergrin;Photo courtesy
Art on Screen; Perspective on Head, charcoal, Laurie Harden.