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      Women Artists on the Leading Edge: Celebrating Douglass College at 100 in New Brunswick


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      October 23, 2019

      Wednesday  10:00 AM - 4:30 PM (daily until January 11, 2020)

      71 Hamilton Street
      New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901

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      Women Artists on the Leading Edge: Celebrating Douglass College at 100

      This exhibition also celebrates the forthcoming publication “Women Artists on the Leading Edge: Visual Arts at Douglass College” by Rutgers Distinguished Professor Emerita Joan Marter, who was both a faculty member in these heady days and witness to the feminist revolution in the arts
      Douglass College was founded in 1918 as the New Jersey College for Women. Inspired by Black Mountain College’s innovative, interdisciplinary curriculum, and courses in avant-garde, the faculty and students at Douglass College created a center for avant-garde art that embraced Fluxus, Pop, performance, and experimentation. Drawn from the collection of the Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers, this exhibition celebrates the achievements of Douglass’s alumnae and faculty, among them Alice Aycock, Joan Snyder, Mimi Smith, Bonnie Lucas, and Joan Semmel. MUSEUM HOURS: T-F, 10am- 4:30pm. Sat-Sun, Noon-5pm. 1st Tues of most months, 10am-9pm. The museum is closed Mondays, major holidays, and the month of August. FREE Admission. The Zimmerli Art Museum hosts a panel discussion and book signing on Tuesday, October 29, 2019.

      Cost: Free -

      Categories: Art Galleries & Exhibits

      This event repeats daily until January 11, 2020: Nov 21, Nov 22, Nov 23

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.