Thursday, June 14th at 7 p.m. After four years of renovation, The Metropolitan Museum’s galleries of American painting and sculpture are back on view with an additional 3,300 feet of exhibition space. Vivian Gordon will take us on a virtual tour of this newly imagined story of American art and the masterpieces now on view. Free. Advance sign-up is requested.
Workshop of El Greco (Spanish, ca. 1610). Saint Andrew, ca. 1610. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bequest of Stephen C. Clark, 1960 (61.101.8) | This work is featured in “El Greco in New York," on view through February 1, 2015. #mustache #movember
MMA slide lecture by Vivian Gordon, "Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends," will be delivered Wednesday, July 15, 7:30 p.m. in the Community Room. Please register here: http://www.bernardsvillelibrary.org/program/sargent-portraits-of-artists-and-friends/.
Vivian Gordon lecture on designer Charles James exhibition in the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art to be held on Wednesday, May 21, at 7:30 p.m. Register here: http://www.bernardsvillelibrary.org/program/charles-james-beyond-fashion/
Enjoy a movie at 6 p.m. on November 6th about the life of Master Artist Dan Hsu (1931-2014) who lived in Long Hill Township for 30 years. He is known by peers and critics as a pioneering Chinese artist, a “dual prodigy of painter and architect,” and “the Monet of China.” This 55-minute movie will be shown in conjunction with the BernARTsville Art Walk opening reception (6:00 to 9:00 pm) of an exhibition of Master Hsu’s work at Studio 7 Fine Art Gallery. Free. No sign-up is needed.
Opening reception for July exhibition of paintings by James Cusmano, an artist from Long Valley, on Thursday, July 9, from 6- 8 p.m. http://www.bernardsvillelibrary.org/program/paintings-by-james-cusmano/
Monday, July 23, 7 p.m. "Get Familiar with Guidelines for Choke Management" program presented by Michelle York of Somerset Hills CPR, LLC. Free, but space limited. Sign up @www.bernardsvillelibrary.org/program/get-familiar-with-guidelines-for-choke-management/