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Challanging Materials: A Panel Discussion
CHALLENGING MATERIALS: A PANEL DISCUSSION
Join us for a vibrant panel discussion where four artists will discuss their use of unusual materials in creating art. Each artist on the panel draws their inspiration from unexpected sources to create their work. Materials addressed such as fireworks, magnets, blood and Velcro can be challenging for the artist as well as the viewer. Mary Birmingham, Curator at the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, will moderate the panel. Participants include: Jordan Eagles, New Jersey artist featured in Jordan Eagles: RED GIANT; Rosemarie Fiore, New York artist; Alice Hope, New York artist; and Cordy Ryman, New York artist featured in Cordy Ryman: Shuffle / Scrap / Echo.
|Where||Visual Arts Center of New Jersey 68 Elm St, Summit, NJ 07901|
|Next on||This event is over.|
|Time||7:00 pm–9:00 pm|
|Who to bring||College Students, Everyone, Seniors|
|Price||Free but call to reserve a seat|
More About Visual Arts Center of New Jersey
Founded in 1933, the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey is the state’s largest organization dedicated exclusively to viewing, making and learning about contemporary art. Comprised of a renowned studio school with a full exhibition, education and programming schedule, the Art Center receives over 60,000 visitors each year and is wheelchair-accessible.
The non-profit Art Center includes a nine-studio art school, four interior galleries and an outdoor Sculpture Park. Guided tours are available by appointment for school, community and adult groups. The Art Center is available for children’s art birthday parties and facility rentals.
The Art Center offers studio classes and workshops throughout the year for kids, teens and adults in a broad range of areas, including: painting, sculpture, ceramics, and digital photography. Summer Art Camp is offered for kids and teens ages 5-15. A Summer Saturday Art Camp is also available for kids ages 6-9. Teens ages 16-18 may participate in a Portfolio Development Intensive program to work on their entrance portfolio for submission to fine arts colleges.
Other events here
- Master Workshop: Illustrating Imaginative Worlds Sun, Jun 2, 10:00 am–3:00 pm
- Master Workshop: Illustrating Imaginative Worlds through Portraiture with Julie Peppito Sun, Jun 2, 10:00 am–3:00 pm