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Prof. Michelle Nugent

Prof. Michelle Nugent

  *  Exhibiting alumna in TCNJ’s Art Alumni Exhibition *  Recently assumed position as TrentonWorks’ Gallery Co-director and Steering committee member Responsible for structuring educational programs and gallery exhibitions for community and Trenton-area student engagement.  This position also serves as a faculty liaison involving the TCNJ BFA students, to work on course integration alongside theContinue Reading

Prof. Jordan Rathus Performs as Lenny Bruce

Prof. Jordan Rathus Performs as Lenny Bruce

  Prof. Jordan Rathus is participating in a program called “THE CREW 2,” which features performance art, music, installation, video, sculptures, drawings and experiments. She’ll be performing as LENNY BRUCE on Sunday, 9/14 at 8pm. In collaboration with Tiny Rothko (Andrew Adolphus and Jordan Rathus), Jordan Rathus performs a compilation of Lenny Bruce stand-up routines from 1959-1966. Rathus exploresContinue Reading

Recapturing the Wilds-Liselot van der Heijden

Recapturing the Wilds-Liselot van der Heijden

September 6 – December 7, 2014 The opening reception: Saturday September 6 at 2-4:30PM Inspired by the naturalist legacy of Theodore Roosevelt, a former resident of Wave Hill House and lifelong proponent of specimen discovery and collection, Recapturing the Scenic Wilds investigates and complicates the notion of the natural history display. Comprising the work ofContinue 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. www.smackmellon.org www.kentfineart.net 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. 

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