Affair of the art

Culture in brief: Studio Montclair presents Affair of the Art

Studio Montclair's second annual Affair of the Art fundraiser will be held on Saturday, Nov. 17, 7:30 p.m. at 18 Label Studios, at 18 Label St.
Ben Jones

Celebrating Ben Jones’ spiritual vision at Montclair Art Museum

Ben Jones is a socialist, who brings his activism and social consciousness into his art. Montclair Art Museum celebrates his work this month.

Culture in brief: Creativity Caravan closing its doors

The Creativity Caravan, 28 South Fullerton Ave., will close at the end of this year, write owners Maya Stein and Amy Tingle. After two years, with the lease renewal pending, they evaluated their ability...
incubator

Studio Montclair Inc.’s Incubator Galleries at Academy Square show of art made with string

In "String Theory" in the Incubator Galleries at Academy Square, Studio Montclair Inc. shows off three artists who work with yarn.
Levitin

Overlooked, and looking: Nick Levitin’s ‘Homage to Pine Street’

Nick Levitin's “Homage to Pine Street” black and white photography exhibition tells the story of a neighborhood overlooked and the people who call it home.
incubator

Culture in brief: ‘String Theory’ at Studio Montclair

The artists in the "String Theory" exhibition at SMI, Zachary Smith, Emma Mierop and Yana Rodin, present different aesthetics in their work using yarn.
Walker

Unspeakable, beautiful work by Kara Walker at MAM

Subversive stereotypes and silhouettes at MAM, in the work of Kara Walker.
landscape

Culture in brief: photographs of landscape of Montclair in two local shows

“Anatomy of a Neighborhood: The Poetics of Local Landscape,” an exhibition of photographs by Elaine Schenkel, opens at The Creativity Caravan, 28 South Fullerton Ave., on Saturday, Sept. 8, with a reception from 6 to 9 p.m.
Scarlett Givner

Art is in the angle for Scarlett Givner

Steampunk Rainbow Photographs by Scarlett Givner Displayed through July at Local Coffee, 107 Watchung Ave. Artist reception Thursday, July 12, 6-8 p.m. Localcoffeemontclair.com By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news It is the artist’s first exhibition. She sat calmly sipping an iced coffee through a straw. Many...