The Witherspoon-Jackson Neighborhood by Romus Broadway

Witherspoon-Jackson Neighborhood Princeton, NJ

ON VIEW THROUGH MAY 2023 An important portion of the rich history of Princeton’s Historic Witherspoon-Jackson Neighborhood resides in the memories and family stories of many of its residents. Recognizing the importance of preserving and documenting these recollections, the Arts Council of Princeton announces a...

Retrieving the Life and Art of James Wilson Edwards and a Circle of Black Artists

Taplin Gallery - Arts Council of Princeton Princeton, NJ

James Wilson Edwards, Rex Goreleigh, Hughie Lee-Smith, Selma Hortense Burke, Wendell T. Brooks Curated by Judith K. Brodsky and Rhinold Ponder CATALOG A 114-page catalog featuring each work in the exhibition and essays by curators Judith K. Brodsky & Rhinold Ponder, and Dr. Rachael Z....

Restoring the Overlooked History of Black Artists and Writers in Princeton and Trenton in the Later 20th Century

Art on Hulfish 11 Hulfish Street, Princeton, NJ

Join the Arts Council of Princeton for a discussion on oral history and its significance to local race, art, and history. This event will feature panelists Shirley Satterfield, founder of the Witherspoon-Jackson Cultural and Historical Society, Princeton; Lawrence Hilton, collector of African American art and longtime member...

ART OF Festive Florals

Arts Council of Princeton Princeton, NJ

The Arts Council of Princeton proudly presents the ART OF. From collecting art to tasting wine, this series will introduce you to the endless creativity and innovation in our community. Created by locals, for locals, these all inclusive experiences require no supplies or commitment. Just...

$100.00

Family Saturdays: Portraiture and Community Landscape

Taplin Gallery - Arts Council of Princeton Princeton, NJ

The Arts Council of Princeton's Family Saturdays invite children and caregivers to learn, connect, and grow together through hands-on experiences with art. Explore the current Taplin Gallery exhibition RETRIEVING THE LIFE AND ART OF JAMES WILSON EDWARDS AND A CIRCLE OF BLACK ARTISTS through drop-in art-making...

Annual Member Show

Taplin Gallery - Arts Council of Princeton Princeton, NJ

an arts council tradition. Each year, the Arts Council welcomes our member artists to submit work to our Member Show, held during the month of December. We fill the Taplin Gallery with artwork produced by more than 100 artists on view for our community to...

Opening Reception: Annual Member Show

Taplin Gallery - Arts Council of Princeton Princeton, NJ

Each year, the Arts Council welcomes our member artists to submit work to our Member Show. We fill the Taplin Gallery with artwork produced by more than 100 artists on view for our community to enjoy, including drawing, painting, photography, sculpture, ceramics, and more.Free and...

Story & Verse

Solley Theater - Arts Council of Princeton Princeton, NJ

Enjoy an evening of community-created entertainment in the form of storytelling and poetic open mic! All are welcome to tell a well-prepared story or perform their poetry. Each month, we’ll be inviting inspiration from a well-known song title. Artists are invited to interpret the theme...

Painting Women: Variations on a Theme

Solley Lobby – Arts Council of Princeton Princeton, NJ

Opening Reception: Saturday, January 7 | 1-3pm From the classical images of the 1500s to the frenzied interpretations of De Kooning in the 1960’s and continuing today the female figure has engaged and challenged artists of all levels. Long accepted as the personification of beauty and birth,...

Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Arts Council of Princeton Princeton, NJ

Join the Arts Council of Princeton as we celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. We will begin the morning with remarks from our 2023 featured speaker, Tina Campt - noted Black feminist theorist of visual culture and contemporary art and Roger S. Berlind ’52 Professor...

Witherspoon-Jackson Neighborhood by Romus Broadway “Naming Party”

Downtown Princeton, NJ

An important portion of the rich history of Princeton’s Historic Witherspoon-Jackson Neighborhood lies in the memories and family stories of many of its residents. Recognizing the importance of preserving and documenting these recollections, the Arts Council of Princeton requests your help naming Witherspoon-Jackson residents as...

Story & Verse

Solley Theater - Arts Council of Princeton Princeton, NJ

Enjoy an evening of community-created entertainment in the form of storytelling and poetic open mic! All are welcome to tell a well-prepared story or perform their poetry. Each month, we’ll be inviting inspiration from a well-known song title. Artists are invited to interpret the theme...