Category Archives: Galleries

A weekend with Curious Matter

We’ve been busy here at Curious Matter –– an exhibition of work by Arthur Bruso in the gallery, Le Bouquiniste, our small & independent press kiosk is back in town, and a special installation from the Department of Reparative History. … Continue reading

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Joey Parlett at Curious Matter

Your last opportunity to see “There’s a Moon in the Sky, It’s Called the Moon!” is this coming Sunday, September 15. The exhibition includes images and objects culled from the Curious Matter archives, and features works from artist Joey Parlett’s … Continue reading

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ArtBloc has landed…

Infinite possibilities within a limited space, that’s ArtBloc – two steel shipping containers parked in an otherwise empty, dirt and gravel lot. Adjacent to Hamilton Park in downtown Jersey City, ArtBloc has become home to an on-going series of contemporary art … Continue reading

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National Academy Vs. Morgan Library

Theme for the day: former mansion residences currently serving as museums. First stop: National Academy. Their exhibitions don’t often tempt us. But, we’re fond of its Beaux Arts-style building. We also respect their decorous sense of tradition. When we visit … Continue reading

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Vincent Como at Minus Space

We arrived just as Matthew Deleget, Founder/Director of Minus Space, was opening the gallery on a recent Saturday. Since we were early we had the opportunity to enjoy the ritual of the lighting of the candles. Our Roman Catholic backgrounds … Continue reading

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Art Student Showcase

We were lucky to catch Paul Toner in his gallery, Art Student Showcase. His suitcase was wedged under his desk, packed and ready for a trip to Rome that evening. Art Student Showcase is hung salon style and we’ve always … Continue reading

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