(PDF) (DOC) (JPG)January 16, 2008
(Mahwah) – Judith Peck, a professor of art education at Ramapo College and a sculptress who lives in Mahwah, will present her work, All About People: Sculptures in Bronze at Pearldaddy Gallery in Beacon, NY. The exhibit runs through March 2.
Her Pearldaddy Gallery show will include older and newer works ranging from free-standing and wall-mounted sculptures to table top sculptures, and a series of small centerpiece works of pears, onions and potatoes in bronze and stainless steel, several previously exhibited at the New Jersey State Museum in Trenton. Peck’s sculpture focuses on the nuances of people’s actions and behavior and the beauty and curiosities in everyday life.
Judith Peck has shown installations on the Robert Moses Plaza of Lincoln Center and Dag Hammorskold Plaza in New York and exhibited at numerous museums and galleries, including, among others, the National Academy Galleries in New York, the Baltimore Museum of Art, the International Biennial of Art in Malta and the New Jersey State Museum. She also has exhibited at numerous universities and her work is in permanent collections around the world, including in the American Art Collection of the Yale University Gallery, the Ghetto Fighters Museum in Israel and the West Palm Beach Florida Library. Locally, her sculptures are installed at the Ridgewood New Jersey Train Station, Tenafly High School and Teaneck Public Library, with temporary installations at Clifton City Hall and Ramapo College of New Jersey.
The Peardaddy Gallery is located at 183 Main Street in Beacon, New York. For more information, log on to www.pearldaddy.net.
Ramapo College of New Jersey is the state’s premier public liberal arts college and is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. The College is ranked #1 among New Jersey public institutions by College Choice, has been named one of the 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America by CondeNast Traveler, and is recognized as a top college by U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s, Princeton Review and Money magazine, among others. Ramapo College is also distinguished as a Career Development College of Distinction by CollegesofDistinction.com, boasts the best campus housing in New Jersey on Niche.com, and is designated a “Military Friendly College” in Victoria Media’s Guide to Military Friendly Schools.
Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, data science, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, education, nursing and social work. In addition, the College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels, and offers graduate programs leading to master’s degrees in Accounting, Business Administration, Creative Music Technology, Data Science, Educational Technology, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education, as well as a post-master’s Doctor of Nursing Practice.
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