(PDF) (DOC) (JPG)March 6, 2008
(Mahwah) – An exhibit of works by full-time faculty and staff who teach studio art in the School of Contemporary Arts at Ramapo College of New Jersey will open March 26 in the Kresge and Pascal Galleries on campus. There will be an opening reception on March 26 from 5 – 7 p.m.; an artists’ talk will begin at 6 p.m. The exhibit continues through April 24.
The artists featured include Stephanie Bursese, Photo Lab supervisor and adjunct professor of Photography of Jersey City; Shalom Gorewitz, professor of Video Art and New Media of New York City; Stephen Jablonsky, assistant professor of Digital Media of Beacon, NY; Ann LePore, Macintosh System Specialist and adjunct professor of Art and Technology of Jersey City; Jonathan Lipkin, professor of Computer Art of New York City; Irina Nakhova, assistant professor of Painting and Drawing of Sea Girt; Judith Peck, professor of Art of Mahwah; Jacquelyn Skrzynski, coordinator of Advisement and adjunct professor of Visual Arts of Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY; Matthew Swarts, assistant professor of Photography/Digital Media of Mountainside; Warner Wada, professor of Painting of New York City, and Jay Wholley, professor of Art of Carversville, PA.
“While this show is incomplete in the sense in that it doesn’t showcase all of our talented adjuncts, it does provide a full spectrum of strong works in diverse media ranging from video installation to drawing to photography,” said Sydney Jenkins, director of the galleries.
This program is made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.
The Kresge and Pascal Galleries are located in the Berrie Center for Performing and Visual Arts at Ramapo College. Hours are Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 1 to 5 p.m. and Wednesday, 1 to 7 p.m. For more information, call 201.684.7147.
About Ramapo College
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 comprehensive college is situated among the beautiful Ramapo Mountains, is within commuting distance to New York City, was named one of the 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America by CondeNast Traveler, and boasts the best on-campus housing in New Jersey per Niche.com.
Ramapo College provides its students with individualized attention, mentorship, and supports; hands-on learning; and a range of opportunities for service and leadership development. Its graduation and retention rates exceed national averages and it places approximately 1,000 students per year in internships in New York City. The College is ranked #1 among New Jersey public institutions by College Choice; is recognized as the state’s top college on the list of Best Disability Schools by Great Value Colleges; is designated a “Military Friendly College” in Victoria Media’s Guide to Military Friendly Schools; and is recognized as a top college by U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s, Princeton Review and Money magazine, among others.
Ramapo College’s over 40,000 alumni are the confident, intellectually curious, self-aware, and humble people who are highly sought after and who make a positive impact at local, national, and global levels. Ramapo College is distinguished as a Career Development College of Distinction by CollegesofDistinction.com. Every student at Ramapo is enrolled in its unique and award winning Pathways Program which equips and empowers students, across the continuum of their academic career, to secure internships, pursue graduate/professional school, and/or enter the job market.
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, Applied Mathematics, Business Administration, Contemporary Instructional Design, Computer Science, Creative Music Technology, Data Science, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education, as well as a Doctor of Nursing Practice.
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