Tag Archives: judy brodsky

Into the Woods

For years, Harry Naar has been championing the work of other artists. In his gallery at Rider University’s Bart Leudeke Center, he has been showcasing artists for so long, he barely remembers the years – it’s been about 30. And … Continue reading

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Living Work of Art

The MacMillan online dictionary defines sabbatical as “A period away from work when… college or university teachers can study, rest, or travel.” This is a sabbatical year for Rutgers University professor of art history Ferris Olin. Study, check; travel, check. … Continue reading

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Masked Avengers Re-Invent the F Word

I’m standing in the galleries of the Mason Gross School of the Art Galleries in New Brunswick, talking to a creature with a brown hairy face, a leathery snout and fierce fangs. As she speaks she’s continuously poking a finger … Continue reading

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Anyone Can Fly

Last year, when the Rutgers Institute for Women and Art  organized and mounted, Declaration of Independence: Fifty Years of Art by Faith Ringgold, a retrospective, I was very fortunate to get to interview the legendary artist on the occasion of … Continue reading

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