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Friday, September 12

Monsters University

- Free

“Monsters University” at the Princeton Shopping Center

The John Henry Goldman Trio

- $10/$8 ACP members

From the familiar to the lesser known standards, the John Henry Goldman Trio explores well beyond the typical structure of melody and into the realm of unknown by using a “chord-less” line-up.

Creature Comforts?

Taplin Gallery | Ponder the complex relationships between humans and animals.

Faculty Spotlight

Lower Level Gallery | Kathy Metaxas works in woodblock, collagraph, handmade paper

Sculpture

Graves Terrace | Jim Perry’s sculpture is “…animated by its contradictions …stability and movement within the same work.”

The Eyes Have It

Solley Lobby | A collection of paintings, drawings and sketches from the field notes and diaries of Gillett Good Griffin

Saturday, September 13

Creature Comforts?

Taplin Gallery | Ponder the complex relationships between humans and animals.

Faculty Spotlight

Lower Level Gallery | Kathy Metaxas works in woodblock, collagraph, handmade paper

Sculpture

Graves Terrace | Jim Perry’s sculpture is “…animated by its contradictions …stability and movement within the same work.”

The Eyes Have It

Solley Lobby | A collection of paintings, drawings and sketches from the field notes and diaries of Gillett Good Griffin

Sunday, September 14

Fall 2014 Open House

- FREE

Learn about our programs, events, membership, and volunteer opportunities & meet our instructors.

S.A.G.E. Coalition Street Art Project

- FREE

Watch will ‘Kasso’ Condry and James ‘luv1’ Kelewae as they create a mural behind the Robeson Center inspired by the Underground Railroad

Why We Dance Flamenco

- FREE

Join Artist-in-Residence Lisa Botalico in the Dance Studio during the ACP’s Open House.

Opening Reception: The Eyes Have It

- FREE

Join us for an opening reception for the The Eyes Have It, a collection of paintings, drawings and sketches from the field notes and diaries of Gillett Good Griffin, an artist, collector, teacher, curator and sponsor of Pre-Columbian and Primitive Art at the Princeton University Art Museum. This event immediately follows the Free Fall Open House and is open to the public and free of charge. Special thanks to Julia and Eric Gilbert for their sponsorship of this reception.

Creature Comforts?

Taplin Gallery | Ponder the complex relationships between humans and animals.

Faculty Spotlight

Lower Level Gallery | Kathy Metaxas works in woodblock, collagraph, handmade paper

Sculpture

Graves Terrace | Jim Perry’s sculpture is “…animated by its contradictions …stability and movement within the same work.”

The Eyes Have It

Solley Lobby | A collection of paintings, drawings and sketches from the field notes and diaries of Gillett Good Griffin

Monday, September 15

Alla Prima Painting

- $695

This new 4-day workshop focuses on mastering materials and techniques in oil painting from observation. More specifically, this workshop will cover palette organization, various limited palettes, control of color-mixing in tonal painting, alla prima oil painting technique, use of mediums, various grounds, how to set-up a still life, composition, and learning to see in abstract terms. Each day will consist of a 90-minute lecture and demonstration session, followed by painting time with one-on-one instruction. Class size is limited to 8 students.
Bring a snack and beverage to enjoy during breaks.
Separate Weekend W/S 10/24 – 10/26 View more information or register.

Open Drawing Workshop

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This is a monitored, non-instructional workshop in which artists can work at their own pace in the medium of their selection (no turpentine-based oil paints, please) from a live model in short and sustained poses. Chairs and a limited number of easels are available. Students must provide their own materials. Come as often as you like throughout the year. REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED —just drop in and pay at the door ($12/$10 ACP members). View more information or register.

Creature Comforts?

Taplin Gallery | Ponder the complex relationships between humans and animals.

Faculty Spotlight

Lower Level Gallery | Kathy Metaxas works in woodblock, collagraph, handmade paper

Sculpture

Graves Terrace | Jim Perry’s sculpture is “…animated by its contradictions …stability and movement within the same work.”

The Eyes Have It

Solley Lobby | A collection of paintings, drawings and sketches from the field notes and diaries of Gillett Good Griffin

Tuesday, September 16

Alla Prima Painting

- $695

This new 4-day workshop focuses on mastering materials and techniques in oil painting from observation. More specifically, this workshop will cover palette organization, various limited palettes, control of color-mixing in tonal painting, alla prima oil painting technique, use of mediums, various grounds, how to set-up a still life, composition, and learning to see in abstract terms. Each day will consist of a 90-minute lecture and demonstration session, followed by painting time with one-on-one instruction. Class size is limited to 8 students.
Bring a snack and beverage to enjoy during breaks.
Separate Weekend W/S 10/24 – 10/26 View more information or register.

Creature Comforts?

Taplin Gallery | Ponder the complex relationships between humans and animals.

Faculty Spotlight

Lower Level Gallery | Kathy Metaxas works in woodblock, collagraph, handmade paper

Sculpture

Graves Terrace | Jim Perry’s sculpture is “…animated by its contradictions …stability and movement within the same work.”

The Eyes Have It

Solley Lobby | A collection of paintings, drawings and sketches from the field notes and diaries of Gillett Good Griffin

Wednesday, September 17

Alla Prima Painting

- $695

This new 4-day workshop focuses on mastering materials and techniques in oil painting from observation. More specifically, this workshop will cover palette organization, various limited palettes, control of color-mixing in tonal painting, alla prima oil painting technique, use of mediums, various grounds, how to set-up a still life, composition, and learning to see in abstract terms. Each day will consist of a 90-minute lecture and demonstration session, followed by painting time with one-on-one instruction. Class size is limited to 8 students.
Bring a snack and beverage to enjoy during breaks.
Separate Weekend W/S 10/24 – 10/26 View more information or register.

Creature Comforts?

Taplin Gallery | Ponder the complex relationships between humans and animals.

Faculty Spotlight

Lower Level Gallery | Kathy Metaxas works in woodblock, collagraph, handmade paper

Sculpture

Graves Terrace | Jim Perry’s sculpture is “…animated by its contradictions …stability and movement within the same work.”

The Eyes Have It

Solley Lobby | A collection of paintings, drawings and sketches from the field notes and diaries of Gillett Good Griffin

Thursday, September 18

Alla Prima Painting

- $695

This new 4-day workshop focuses on mastering materials and techniques in oil painting from observation. More specifically, this workshop will cover palette organization, various limited palettes, control of color-mixing in tonal painting, alla prima oil painting technique, use of mediums, various grounds, how to set-up a still life, composition, and learning to see in abstract terms. Each day will consist of a 90-minute lecture and demonstration session, followed by painting time with one-on-one instruction. Class size is limited to 8 students.
Bring a snack and beverage to enjoy during breaks.
Separate Weekend W/S 10/24 – 10/26 View more information or register.

Creature Comforts?

Taplin Gallery | Ponder the complex relationships between humans and animals.

Faculty Spotlight

Lower Level Gallery | Kathy Metaxas works in woodblock, collagraph, handmade paper

Sculpture

Graves Terrace | Jim Perry’s sculpture is “…animated by its contradictions …stability and movement within the same work.”

The Eyes Have It

Solley Lobby | A collection of paintings, drawings and sketches from the field notes and diaries of Gillett Good Griffin