Displays & Exhibits
Coordinated with Kathleen Palmer, Volunteer. Art exhibits may be viewed in the Community Room. Displays are in locked cases in our vestibule.
The library seeks local artists who would like to exhibit their work. If you have something that you would like to loan for library display, or if you’re interested in exhibiting your artwork or collections, please call Madelyn English at 908-766-0118.
On view: March 29-April 24, 2015
This series consists of paintings of Jersey Shore locations dating from 2004 to 2014. The Jersey Shore has always been a creative source of inspiration for Mr. D’Amato who has painted locations in Asbury Park, Ocean Grove, Spring Lake, Sea Girt, Cape May and the Wildwoods. With a primary focus on street scenes, buildings and waterfront areas, Mr. D’Amato gravitates toward the decay and worn look of an abandoned dock, seedy boardwalk shops, or a loosely dangling street sign. “I look for a connection to the past, both aesthetically and historically. I feel an affection and spiritual connection with these areas and I continue to search for ways to convey it.”Read more...
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Opening at the Bernardsville Artwalk:
Friday, May 1 from 6:00-9:00 pm
Recent work by members of the Alumni Association of the New York Academy of Art (NYAA). Part of the show will be on view at the library and part across the street at Studio 7 Fine Art Gallery located at 5 Morristown Road. Free. On view April 28-May 29, 2015.Read more...
On view:June 1-24, 2015
A selection of the photographer’s favorite landscape and wildlife photographs taken over the past decade throughout North America. The show will feature images from Mt. Rainier, Olympic, Redwood, Yosemite, Yellowstone, Grand Teton, Lake Clark (Alaska), Great Smoky Mountains, Acadia and Everglades National Parks, White Sands and Bosque del Apache National Refuges as well as western North Dakota, northern Minnesota, and northern New England. Gary is a professional environmental engineer and nature photographer. He lives in Chester, NJ.