On the Edge
Invitational and juried show for young and emerging artists
March 18, 2017 – April 30, 2017
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
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...Read More
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)...Read More
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...Read More
archy and mehitabel!
Exhibit held over!
archy the cockroach and mehitable the cat turned 100 in 2016