Tag Archives: New Jersey

Quilting in Glass

A few weeks ago, when I ran into Chuck Katzenbach and his wife, Bru, at the Artists Gallery in Lambertville, they invited me to their Hopewell home to see their Boer goats. Mr. Katzenbach originally wanted the goats, bred in … Continue reading

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Painting in Clay

Hopewell artist Patricia Lange loves an adventure, and she loves to experiment. A believer in the happy accident, she recently visited the desert of her native Chile, and was inspired by the terra cotta terrain to create a new series … Continue reading

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Utopia

“All paradises, all utopias are designed by who is not there, by the people who are not allowed in.” Toni Morrison New Jersey – home to the original diner, FM radio, the lithium battery, the zipper, the boardwalk, the phonograph … Continue reading

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The Day I Read a Book

Remember that song by Jimmy Durante? “It was contageous, 70 pages, there were pictures here and there so it wasn’t hard to bear… I buried my nose in a book and guess what happened? I forgot what book I buried … Continue reading

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China Cuba Connection

In 71 – Fragments of a Dream, on view at the New Jersey State Museum through Nov, 24, photographer Maria Lau explores the connection between her Cuban and Chinese family. Born and raised in the Garden State, she came to … Continue reading

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Learn from the Master

In the 28 years he worked at the Johnson Atelier, Rory Mahon helped to cast the work of some of the world’s most important artists. He also operated his own foundry in the 90s and has demonstrated his techniques all … Continue reading

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Floating Leaves and Memory

HAPPILY, the world – even central New Jersey – is filled with artists who create alluring paintings, prints, sculpture, mixed media. Rarer is the artist who, as a teacher, can create an entire generation of artists who produce eye-catching work. … Continue reading

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