Current Exhibits

Cadwalader Park – An Olmsted Vision (Abridged)

Posted on Oct 26, 2017 in Current Exhibits, Exhibits, Featured

Cadwalader Park – An Olmsted Vision (Abridged)

Cadwalader Park: An Olmsted Vision (Abridged)
Photographs, Memorabilia, Fine Art and More – a consolidation of the summer exhibit
On display now through the end of 2017
Second Floor Gallery

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TCHS Display

Posted on Mar 29, 2017 in Current Exhibits, Exhibits

TCHS Display

The New Trenton Central High School On Display Now         A display case in the second floor hallway is dedicated to the building of the new TCHS.  The display started with the stately but deteriorating 1932 building, showing its plans and wear through the ages.  As the building was demolished, photos showed progress of the disappearing facillity.  Now that construction of the new school has started (Fall 2016) the display focuses on showing the progress of the construction and what the new school will look...

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Duchamp’s “Fountain” Made in Trenton

Posted on Feb 10, 2017 in Current Exhibits, Exhibits, Featured

Duchamp’s “Fountain” Made in Trenton

Duchamp Fountain, Philadelphia Museum of Art Centennial of the Readymade:   Marcel Duchamp & the 1917 “Fountain”   Made in Trenton On display April 9, 2017 – Marcel Duchamp rejected retinal art – art intended only to please the eye- in favor of  art intended to serve the mind.  He created the “Fountain” a urinal displayed on its side, so removing it from its useful function, and signed it R. Mutt – a play on the name of the J.L Mott showroom in New York where he found the piece.  The Trenton manufacturer, J.L. Mott Iron Works, manufactured iron...

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