Monthly Archives: November 2011

Capital Artwork

As mentioned in Art Heals, posted November 22, the new Capital Health Hospital in Hopewell has 600 works by 70 local artists on view. Some of the artwork can be seen below. If you are an artist who has work … Continue reading

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Going to the Country

It’s the most wonderful time of the year for those who love arts and craft shows. One of the best in the region is the Covered Bridge Artisans Studio Tour Nov. 25 through 27. Just getting there is half the … Continue reading

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Art Heals

We may be getting better, but we’re also getting older, and that means more hospital visits. The good news is, two new state-of-the-art medical facilities will soon open on the Route 1 Corridor. Princeton Healthcare Systems plans to open University … Continue reading

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Interior Design

Art venues sprout up in the unlikeliest of venues. In some instances, office buildings offer art galleries in their lobbies in order to help bring arts-and-culturally minded types into their midst. Alternatively, guerrilla artists may present artwork in a public … Continue reading

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Making a Splash

Visiting the newly restored pool house at Morven Museum and Garden, once the playground of Robert Wood Johnson, I started thinking about the man behind the name we have come to associate with medical schools, hospitals, and large charitable contributions. … Continue reading

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Debunking the Artist Myth

In the opening scene of Puccini’s “La Boheme,” we see a poet, a musician and a philosopher with an artist in his spacious, window-illuminated garret, burning a manuscript for warmth and spending the rent money on libation and carousing. Although … Continue reading

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