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Disparate Roots: Contemporary Collage

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Disparate Roots: Contemporary Collage

7 Lower Center Street
Clinton, NJ 08809-1303
September 25th, 2012 - January 6th, 2013
Opening: September 25th, 2012 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.hunterdonartmuseum.org
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
other (outside main areas)
EMAIL:  
info@hunterdonartmuseum.org
PHONE:  
908-735-8415
OPEN HOURS:  
Tuesday - Sunday 11 am - 5 pm
TAGS:  
collage

DESCRIPTION

This exhibition features the work of seven contemporary artists who approach collage in unique ways. From small detailed landscapes by Casey Ruble, to site-specific pieces covering two walls by Jennifer Williams, or the works of Leslie Hirst that combine graffiti, handmade lace and printing from antique books, the show will expose visitors to artists who explore new paths with collage. Through the use of different materials to create a unified work of art, the artists working in collage can offer multiple viewpoints and distinctions to a single idea. The artists participating in the collage exhibit are: Tamar Cohen, Megan Greene, Leslie Hirst, Casey Ruble, Raven Schlossberg, Maritta Tapanainen and Jennifer Williams.