Welcome Neighbor: Sharing Cultural Art Traditions II

Date: Feb 26, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Bernardsville Library

Celtic Interlace by Patrick Gallagher

On view: February 2-26 (exact dates may change due to inclement weather)

Organized by the Somerset County Cultural & Heritage Commission as a touring show, this exhibition features 2- and 3-D indigenous artworks created by diverse New Jersey artists representing their ethnic cultural traditions, accompanied by background text on each featured art form. Among the indigenous art traditions on display will be Hungarian felt making; Celtic interlace; Japanese raku; Nanticoke Leni Lenape crafts; Ukrainian pysanki; Asian Indian sanganeri (block printing), batik and mehndi (henna); Philippine parol and origami; paper cutting traditions; reverse glass painting; and traditional Chinese landscape painting.