Get An Eyeful at the Galleries of Rutgers University in Newark

Get An Eyeful at the Galleries of Rutgers University in Newark

(Newark, N.J., Jan. 8, 2008) -- Want to expand your artistic horizons? Come to the galleries of Rutgers University in Newark this spring, where art in several forms is on display. All galleries are open to the public free of charge. All dates and locations are subject to change; for updated information and additional events, visit www.newark.rutgers.edu/arts. Both John Cotton Dana Library and Paul Robeson Campus Center are wheelchair-accessible.

Exhibitions at John Cotton Dana Library, 185 University Ave., Newark

Exhibition spaces open during regular library hours, info: 973/353-5222, or go to www.libraries.rutgers.edu/rul/libs/dana_lib/dana_lib.shtml

1st floor lobby

MARCHAPRIL 2008

A Century of Reaching Higher: Exhibition of Photographs and Memorabilia from Rutgers University in Newark, 19082008

Dana Gallery, 4th floor

FEB. 11 MARCH 31, 2008, Connections: East and West, The interconnecting work of John Watts & Ing-On Vibulbhan-Watts

APRIL AND MAY 2008, Insight into Suburbia. Organized by the National Assoc. of Women Artists on visual insights in diverse media by women artists who have lived in suburbia

ONGOING EXHIBITION, Treasures of the Institute of Jazz Studies Collections

Exhibitions at the Paul Robeson Galleries, Paul Robeson Campus Center, 350 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Newark

Mon., Tues. & Thurs. 10 am5 pm, Wed. 12 noon7 pm

Information: 973/353-7610, or go to http://andromeda.rutgers.edu/artgallery/

Main gallery, 1st floor

THROUGH JAN. 24, The World in Prints: An International Survey of Graphic Arts, Contemporary and Historic -- Selection of prints, including Audubon, Picasso, Lichtenstein, & Warhol (co-hosted in the galleries of the Newark Public Library)

JAN. 31APRIL 10, Neo-Constructivism: Art, Architecture and Activism -- explores arts relationship to architecture, design, industry, & other social-esthetic purposes (co-hosted in the gallery of the Architecture Faculty of New Jersey Institute of Technology)

APRIL 16 24, Graphic Design Senior Portfolio Exhibition -- final portfolio presentation by graduating seniors

MAY 115, Fine Art Senior Thesis Exhibition -- final portfolio presentation by graduating seniors

GETTING TO RUTGERS UNIVERSITY IN NEWARK

BY MASS TRANSIT: Rutgers-Newark can be reached by New Jersey Transit buses and trains, the PATH train and Amtrak from New York City, and by the Newark Light Rail, Washington Street Station or Broad Street Station.

BY CAR: Rutgers-Newark can be reached by the Garden State Parkway, New Jersey Turnpike, Routes 95, 21, 78, and 280, and the Lincoln and Holland tunnels. Metered parking is available on University Avenue. Other parking: Rutgers-Newarks parking garage (200 University Ave.) or the Bradley Hall Lot.

Printable maps and driving directions at: www.newark.rutgers.edu/maps/index.php