Thursday, September 3, 2015

Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie Mansion

MUSEUM
Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie Mansion
Nearby Venues
  • Gallery 125
  • Cafe Ole Coffeehouse
319 East State St. Trenton, NJ 08608
609-989-3632
  • Calendar
    Upcoming events
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      African American Collectors & Their African American Art
    • Wednesday, September 2, 2015
    • On their Walls: Area African American Collectors and their African American Art showcases works of art by a select group of African American artists collected by four local African American women. Highlights of the show include five serigraphs from the Prevalence of Ritual Portfolio by Romare Bearden completed in 1974 as well as a few rarely seen paintings by noted Trenton artist, Tom Malloy. The artists in the exhibition range from established to rising local and international artists, including Frank Morrison, Sanford Biggers, Ellen Powell Tiberino, and Mercy Moyo.
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      Early American Typewriters
    • Wednesday, September 2, 2015
    • This mini-exhibition displays early American typewriters, advertisements of the time, a letterhead, envelope and brochure and much more.
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      John A. Roebling's Sons Company
    • Wednesday, September 2, 2015
    • This year is the 174th anniversary of John A. Roebling's Sons Company, the largest employer in Trenton and a world leader in the construction of suspension bridges. This exhibit will include 5 large paintings from the Roebling Company's exhibit at the 1939 New York World's Fair depicting the Brooklyn and George Washington bridges and interior factory scenes as well as a bronze plaque from the 1933 Chicago World's Fair and much more.
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      NJM: Proud to Celebrate Our Trenton Roots
    • Wednesday, September 2, 2015
    • Artifacts and memorabilia relating to the history of the NJM Insurance Group will be featured in a display case on the Museum's second floor. NJM "adopted" this case, which permits the company to stage a display of its choosing for a six-month period.
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      Trustees Invitational Exhibition & Sale
    • Saturday, September 5, 2015
    • This exhibit features works by 30 local and regional artists, as selected by trustees of the Trenton Museum Society. Visitors who opt to purchase any given piece can take it home the same day.