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On the Edge

Posted on Mar 1, 2017 in Current Exhibits, Exhibits, Featured

On the Edge

On the Edge
Invitational and juried show for young and emerging artists
March 18, 2017 – April 30, 2017

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Ellarslie Open 34

Posted on Feb 5, 2017 in Exhibits, Featured, Upcoming 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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Clipper Erickson March 26

Posted on Feb 4, 2017 in Events, Featured, Upcoming Events

Clipper Erickson March 26

Clipper Erickson Performs Nathaniel Dett In Concert Sunday, March 26 – 2 pm     Nationally-known pianist Clipper Erickson performs the piano works of prolific African-American composer, organist, pianist and choir director R. Nathaniel Dett. Robert Nathaniel Dett (October 11, 1882 – October 2, 1943), often known as R. Nathaniel Dett and Nathaniel Dett, was a composer, organist, pianist and music professor. While born in Canada, he spent most of his professional career in the United States. During his lifetime he was a leading Black composer, known for his use of...

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Essential Paul Robeson

Posted on Feb 3, 2017 in Current Exhibits, Exhibits, Featured

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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Kay Hackett of Stangl

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

Kay Hackett of Stangl

Kay Hackett of Stangl:Is “Thistle” her greatest design? On display March 1 – April 7, 2017   To celebrate National Women’s History Month during March 2017, the Trenton City Museum is exhibiting a collection of ceramic dinnerware created by artist Kay Hackett in the “Thistle” Pattern. Kay Hackett is credited with designing 40 Stangl dinnerware patterns that were put into production and over 100 miscellaneous novelty and artware items. She died on March 19, 2016 at the age of 96. We mourn her passing, but celebrate her legacy of excellence in ceramic design. Kay...

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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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