Local Women in their Crowns: A Portraits and Stories Community Project
February 28 - May 31
In conjunction with McCarter Theatre Center‘s production of Crowns, directed by Regina Taylor, the Arts Council of Princeton and McCarter have partnered to create Local Women in their Crowns: A Portraits and Stories Community Project.
Inspired by the book of the same name from which Crowns was created, this visual storytelling project will capture portraits and the shared stories of black women of all ages and backgrounds in their church hats. The culminating exhibition will serve as a celebration of African American culture and tradition to be displayed at the Arts Council of Princeton, the Princeton Public Library, and the lobbies of McCarter Theatre.
Photography by S. Bola Okoya and Bentrice Jusu
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PSO “Listen Up!” Exhibition 2018
The Princeton Symphony Orchestra’s 2018 Listen Up! Exhibition features works of visual art and writing created by area middle school students, inspired by the LARK Quartet’s October performance of Schulhoff’s Concerto for String Quartet and Winds with the Princeton Symphony Orchestra. Join us to celebrate these students’ artistry at the Opening Reception on Tuesday, January 30 at 4pm.