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Maria G. Pisano – Upcoming exhibition and …new BOOK!

Maria G. Pisano – Upcoming exhibition and …new BOOK!

Our professors amaze us time and again with their outstanding accomplishments inside and outside of our classrooms. Fine Arts Professor Maria G. Pisan0 has an array of upcoming exhibitions as well as a newly published BOOK! To check out the preview of the book click here! Color of Memory, the new 2014 book published byContinue Reading

Jordan Rathus – Upcoming Exhibitions!

Jordan Rathus – Upcoming Exhibitions!

Check out the fantastic review written for Professor Rathus’s museum debut here! SOLO EXHIBITION: FERNWEH (FARSICKNESS) @ UPFOR GALLERY, Portland, OR (Opening May 1st, 6pm) Jordan Rathus brings from New York to Portland mementos from her travels to Panama and the Arctic Circle. Playing with false exoticism and the tourism industry’s infrastructure of mutual exploitation, Rathus takesContinue Reading

Last week to view Prof. Liselot van der Heijden’s exhibition!

Last week to view Prof. Liselot van der Heijden’s exhibition!

Last weekend to view “In Plain Sight” at Smack Mellon and “Revisiting Histories” at Kent Fine Art featuring TCNJ Department of Art and Art History Prof. Liselot van der Heijden. Les Uns et Les Autres, video still, © Liselot van der Heijden 2011 “In Plain Sight” Curated by Sarah Lookofsky

Gregory Thielker

Research visit to Afghanistan during summer 2013 Solo exhibition entitled “(Un)governed Spaces” at Republic Gallery, Paris Solo exhibition entitled “Highway” at Flashpoint Gallery, Washington DC MUSE summer research with selected students at TCNJ 

Anita Allyn

Collaborative Project with Anita Allyn and Mauro Zamora (PLM Associates) at Soma Contemporary Gallery, Waterford City, Ireland September 2013 Exhibition at Photo/Synthesis, Pennsylvania College of Art and Design, Lancaster, PA, 2013 Guest Speaker, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA, 2012

Ken Kaplowitz

International Art Festival Competition in Jersey City By the Book at Arts Guild New Work at Gallery 14 in Hopewell, New Jersey 

Liselot van der Heijden

Recipient of the first annual 2013 Bloomfield Avenue Prize Solo exhibition Face to Face that was installed at Kent Fine Art LLC, New York Residency and exhibition opening at Voyons Voir in France Visiting art critic at MIT, Boston and SUNY, New Paltz

Elizabeth Mackie

Recent exhibitions have included Catagenesis at Globe Dye Works, Philadelphia Guest artist presentation From Here to There: Parallel Trajectories at the Rutgers-Camden Center For the Arts,  Panelist at The 23rd International Sculpture Conference in Chicago  Recipient of the 2012 Individual Artist Fellowship in Photography by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. 

Lois Fichner-Rathus

Publication of the new edition of your co-authored books Culture and Values: A Survey of the Humanities and Understanding Arts, Publication of the new edition of  Foundations of Art and Design: An Enhanced Media Edition.

Lisa LaJevic

Co-organized the highly successful New Jersey K-12 Student Art Exhibition: Art, Innovation, Ideas. Co-presentation with undergraduate student Gabriel Randazzo  entitled Cleaning Our World Through Art: Exploring Ecology Through Contemporary Art at the National Art Education Association Conference in Fort Worth, Texas. Roundtable discussion on  Dr. Lajevic’s article Exploring Contemporary Art in a Pre-Service Art Education Program at the Arts and Learning SpecialContinue Reading