50th Anniversary Invitational Exhibition
September 9 - October 7
Exhibition in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Arts Council of Princeton.
2017 year marks the 50th Anniversary of the Arts Council of Princeton! The year-long celebration includes a full schedule of events including a 50th Anniversary Invitational Exhibition, featuring work in the ACP’s award-winning Taplin Gallery and the Princeton Public Library from September 16 through October 7, 2017. Invited artists range in involvement with the Arts Council, from former Artists-in-Residence, to featured gallery artists, instructors, Terrace Project artists, and more.
See the work of Rory Mahon, Peter C. Cook, Marie Sturken, Ben Colbert, Leon Rainbow, Susan Hockaday, Ruthann Perry and many more.
The invitational exhibition continues with additional work on view in Princeton Day School’s Anne Reid ’72 Gallery from September 11 through October 5, 2017. Art will be available for sale at all three venues to help support Arts Council programming.
View a selection of 20 pages from Interwoven Stories, a community stitching project created by 2016 Artist-in-Residence Diana Weymar. More than 200 3-hole fabric pages, stitched with memories, places, and people, were created by Interwoven Stories participants, speaking to the generosity, diversity, spirit, commitment and creativity of this community. Interwoven Stories Update: Pages from The University of Puget Sound and the Arts Council of Princeton collections currently on exhibit: The Municipal Hall of Princeton, Arts Council of Princeton, The Zen Hospice Project (San Francisco), and …
Manifest is an ongoing project to produce photographs of objects, documents, photographs, books, and other objects of African American material culture contained within public and private collections throughout the U.S. These repositories encompass elements such as diaries, slave collars, human hair, a drum, souvenirs, and other objects, some with great significance and others simply quotidian representations of daily life from the history of the black community. Manifest was created by Fall 2017 Anne Reeves Artist-in-Residence Wendel White. Wendel White’s Manifest photographs of objects recovered from …