N.J. - Sixty-five artists have been selected for "Mercer
County Artists 2010," an annual show hosted by The Gallery
at Mercer County Community College. The opening reception will be
held Wednesday, Feb. 24 from 5 to 7:30 p.m.; awards will be announced
at 6:15 p.m. The MCCC Gallery is located on the second floor of
the Communications Building on the college's West
Windsor campus, 1200 Old Trenton Road.
A total of 82
pieces were chosen by juror C.J. Mugavero, owner and director of
The Artful Deposit fine arts gallery in historic Bordentown, NJ.
Among the prizes to be awarded are the Mercer County Cultural and
Heritage Commission Purchase Awards, the Utrecht Art Supplies Best
in Show Prize, and the 8th Annual West Windsor Arts Council award.
The show will
run Feb. 23 through April 1. Gallery hours are: Tuesdays, 9 a.m.
to 1 p.m., 2 to 4 p.m., and 6 to 8 p.m.; Wednesdays , 9 a.m. to
3 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m.; and Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 4:30
to 6 p.m. The Gallery's director/curator is Tricia Fagan.
This exhibit is co-sponsored by and supported, in part, by the Mercer
County Cultural and Heritage Commission through funds from the New
Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a funding
partner of the National Endowment for the Arts.
For a list of
selected artists, click here.
More information about Gallery exhibits is available here.