Current Exhibits

Cadwalader Park – An Olmsted Vision

Posted on Jun 2, 2017 in Current Exhibits, Exhibits, Featured

Cadwalader Park – An Olmsted Vision

Cadwalader Park: An Olmsted Vison
Exhibits on display July 8 – September 17, 2017
First floor exhibits – Art and History of Cadwalader Park
Second floor exhibits – Cadwalader Park cultural history and memorabilia

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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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archy & mehitabel

Posted on Nov 29, 2016 in Current Exhibits, Exhibits, Featured

archy & mehitabel

archy and mehitabel!
Exhibit held over!
archy the cockroach and mehitable the cat turned 100 in 2016

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