WINDSOR, NJ: Artists living, working or studying in Mercer County
are invited to participate in "Mercer County Artists 2007,"
an annual juried exhibition taking place in The Gallery at Mercer
County Community College.
will be the 35th anniversary of the event, a collaboration between
the college and Mercer County's Cultural and Heritage Commission.
Jurying will take place on Saturday, January 13 for this one-day
event. Artists must drop their work off between 9:30 am and noon,
and must pick up work not selected for the show later the same
year's juror is Burt Wasserman, who taught Fine Art and Art Appreciation
at Rowan College for many years. He is the esteemed art critic
with Art Matters newspaper, as well as a recognized artist with
work in many public and private collections.
than $1,500 in prizes and purchase awards will be presented, including
several Mercer County Cultural & Heritage Commission purchase
awards, the Utrecht Art Supplies Best in Show prize, and the annual
West Windsor Arts Council award. Show dates are Jan. 22 to Feb.
16, 2007. A reception for the artists will take place on Wednesday,
Jan. 25, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. A prospectus is available on-line
and in the display area outside of the gallery.
The Gallery is located in the Communications Building, second
floor, on the college's West Windsor Campus, 1200 Old Trenton
Road. For additional information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 609-570-3589.
exhibit is supported, in part, by the Mercer County Cultural &
Heritage Commission, through a grant from the County Board of
Freeholders and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department