Exhibits

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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Furniture as Art

Posted on Mar 6, 2017 in Exhibits, Past Exhibits

Furniture as Art

Furniture as Art – Four exhibits-in-one
Please be Seated
On These Walls
Furniture from the Permanent Collection
Rustic Regional Windsor Chairs

January 21 – March 12, 2017

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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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On the Edge Call for Art

Posted on Feb 6, 2017 in Artist Opportunities, Exhibits

On the Edge Call for Art

Call for Art
On the Edge
Invitational and juried show for artists between the ages of 18 and 30+
Submissions due February 10.

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Ellarslie Open 34

Posted on Feb 5, 2017 in Exhibits

Ellarslie Open 34

Intake Friday and Saturday – all media
New Intake Day Added – Monday, March 20, 9-4
New Jersey’s finest open juried show.
Prospectus Available Now

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Essential Paul Robeson

Posted on Feb 3, 2017 in Exhibits, Past Exhibits

Essential Paul Robeson

On display until April 30, 2017 “The Essential Paul Robeson” contains materials consolidated from a previous exhibit on the towering Twentieth Century historical figure Paul Robeson. The exhibit will remain on view at least until April 2017 when Rutgers University will commemorate the Rutgers graduate’s life and accomplishments on the occasion of dedicating a large memorial to Robeson on the New Brunswick campus. Rutgers archives provided materials and encouragement to the Trenton Museum Society in preparing “The Essential Paul Robeson” exhibit. Paul Robeson (1898-1976)...

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