Weather Week in Montclair joins museum and library

To commemorate five years since Sandy, and to celebrate "Charles E. Burchfield: Weather Event," MAM and MPL have joined together for Weather Week.
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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.

Artists at 73 See in Montclair explore spirituality in abstraction

Abstract works at 73 See Gallery ‘The Body Is Just a Metaphor’ by Monika Smerdel ‘Earth Works’ by Keely McCool 73 Pine St. 73seegallery.com Artist talk Wednesday, July 26, 7 p.m. Closing reception Sunday,...

Studio Montclair presents ViewPoints 2017

Studio Montclair’s 20th annual Open Juried Exhibition, “ViewPoints 2017,” runs through June 30 at Aljira, a Center for Contemporary Art, 591 Broad St., Newark.This year’s show features 87 works selected from more than 1,000...
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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.comBy GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news It is the artist’s first exhibition. She sat calmly sipping an iced coffee through a straw. Many...

Culture in brief: ‘Booty’ and desire at Montclair’s 73 See Gallery

Asha Ganpat, a Trinidadian-born, multicultural artist/sculptor, is creating a solo exhibit,“Booty,” with site-specific works “to both allure and bait,” according to a release from 73 See Gallery. The exhibition, which opens on Saturday, Sept....

Culture in brief: Ben Wilson at the George Segal Gallery

The George Segal Gallery at Montclair State University is presenting a retrospective exhibition of works by an American original, the painter Ben Wilson (1913-2001), through Nov. 4.
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Controversy and questions in SMI’s ‘Love & Fear”

“Love & Fear” at the Montclair Public Library is a provocative new art exhibit on display through April 29, presented by Studio Montclair.

Culture in brief: Michael Gabriele to exhibit

Clifton artist and journalist Michael Gabriele exhibits his pastels in Montclair.
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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.