Wednesday, August 23, 2023

Work by RVCC Visual Art & Design Faculty to be Featured in Exhibition

Raritan Valley Community College’s Arts & Design department will present the 

2023 Arts & Design Faculty Exhibition

WHEN: August 30-September 19. The reception and artists’ talk will take place on Friday, September 8, from 5 to 7 p.m. Refreshments will be served.
WHERE: the Art Gallery, 118 Lamington Road, on the College’s Branchburg campus.
ADMISSION: The event is free of charge and open to the public.
(Above: “Food Fair” by Dot Paolo; archival digital print; 20" x 30”; 2022)

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

The exhibition will feature work by RVCC visual art and design faculty members representing a wide range of media, including drawing, painting, ceramics, printmaking, video, mixed media, interior design, sculpture, digital illustration, and photography. (Right: “Before I Fall (BTS-Save Me)” by Ji Yong Kim; oil on canvas; 18" x 14"; 2023)

Work by the following faculty members will be on display: James Adkins (Bedminster), Kailey Brown (Philadelphia, PA), Robert Burger (Stockton), Angeles Cossio (Bloomfield), Kathryn Davis (Piscataway), Lydia Grey (Somerville), Heejung Kim (Bogota), Ji Yong Kim (Brooklyn, NY), Todd Lambrix (Annandale), Bill Macholdt (Raritan), Jeff Mason (Cranford), Jeff McConnell (High Bridge), Darren McManus (Lambertville), Dot Paolo (Flemington), Shyamal Raguso (Bedminster), John Reinking (Pittstown), Jonathan Ricci (Bridgewater), Sarah Roche (Philadelphia, PA), Ana Rolim (Brooklyn, NY), Kathleen Schulz (Annandale), Wes Sherman (Hackettstown), and Virginia Smith (Ewing).

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 further information, contact Arts & Design, 908-218-8876. (Left: “Symbiosis: Hybrid #2 and #4” by Darren McManus; acrylic on beveled wood; 10" x 10.5" and 11” x 11”; 2018)

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