Exhibit features works of Stockton visual arts faculty

A 3-D lenticular print by faculty member Hannah Ueno is part of the Visual Arts Faculty Summer Exhibition currently on view at the Stockton College Art Gallery in Galloway Township. – Submitted by Stockton College Art Gallery

Selections of artwork that blend different styles of creativity by the Visual Arts Faculty can be viewed in the new summer exhibit at The Stockton College Art Gallery in Galloway Township.

Sculpture, painting, photography, printmaking, drawing and fine handcrafted furniture are represented in the exhibition, says exhibit coordinator Denise McGarvey.

"From the full-time faculty you will find figurative work like Wendel A. White's photographs of historic items from his series, 'Manifesto,' wood engravings by Michael McGarvey, 3-D lenticular prints by Hannah Ueno, relief sculpture by Jedediah Morfit and abstract painting by Jacob Feige," McGarvey notes.

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The part-time or adjunct faculty artwork include acrylic illustrations by William Neal McPheeters; drawings by Cortlandt Bellavance and Joseph Podlesnik; cityscape paintings by Marilyn Brent; the female figure in plaster by Allan Fernetti; black animal sculptures by Darla Jackson; Dutch zombies by Howard Smagula; photography by Eileen Fell and Ryann Casey; conceptual multimedia by E C Cornell; academic painting by Frank Kallop; comically expressive paintings by Jung Han Lee; airy ethereal paintings by Robert Pierro; plaster casts for bronze medallion by Joe Winter; cat prints by Jill Sluka; and finely crafted wood furniture by David Goldmann, the art program's studio supervisor.

The exhibit can be viewed by the public through Aug. 8. Summer hours for the art gallery are noon to 4 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays.

A closing reception to meet the artists will be held in the gallery from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Aug. 1. All events are free.

The Stockton College Art Gallery is located on the main campus off Jimmie Leeds Road, adjacent to the Performing Arts Center in L-wing. The gallery has two levels. For information call 609-652-4214.

Atlantic County

• The "Floral Exhibit" can be viewed to June 29 at Hammonton Arts Center, 219 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton. The following awards were presented to artists: First Place, Elizabeth Domenico; Second Place, Doreen Khebzou; Third Place, George Perez. All artwork in the exhibit is available for purchase. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. HammontonArtsCenter.org

•"Happy Birthday Smitty's AKA The Clam Bar," a new exhibit celebrating the 40th year of the popular Somers Point eatery, opens Wednesday, June 26, at Great Bay Gallery, 829 Bay Ave., Somers Point. The exhibit and sale features a group of 15 artists depicting images representing all things Clam Bar. A "Meet the Artists" reception will be held at Great Bay Gallery from 5 to 7 p.m. June 28. The public is invited to the free event. The exhbit runs to July 20. 609-653-4991 or GreatBayArtGallery.com

•"Lavanderia: The Art of the Clothesline," runs to Saturday, June 22, at Great Bay Gallery, 829 Bay Ave., Somers Point. Gallery hours are noon to 6 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays, 1 to 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Summer hours starting Wednesday, June 26: 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays, 3 to 9 p.m. Saturdays. 609-653-4991 or GreatBayArtGallery.com

•Debra J. Miller, a member of the Hammonton Arts Center, exhibits through June at the Hammonton Branch of the Atlantic County Library System, 451 Egg Harbor Road, Hammonton. The exhibit can be viewed during regular library hours. HammontonArtsCenter.org

•The Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College hosts the following exhibits: "Victorian New Jersey: Photographs by Guillermo Thorn," to Sept. 2; "Celebrating Fred Noyes," to Sept. 23; "Wild Worlds: Lori Field, Brian Meunier, Sally McInerney," to Sept. 2; Margery Amdur, through Sept. 8. The Noyes is located at 733 Lily Lake Road, Galloway Township. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, until 8 p.m. Thursdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Admission: $5 adults, $4 students and seniors. 609-652-8848 or NoyesMuseum.org

•"Water," a juried exhibit of fine art, will display at the Hammonton Arts Center Gallery, 219 Bellevue Ave., Hammonton, July 2 to 27. An artist reception will be held 6 p.m. July 5. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. HammontonArtsCenter.org

•Deb Spinella exhibits oils and pastels in "An Artist's Journey: Looking Up and Beyond," through July, in the upstairs gallery of Latz's By the Bay Restaurant, 801 Bay Ave., Somers Point. 609-788-8838 or LatzsByTheBay.com; or Great Bay Gallery at 609-653-4991, GreatBayArtGallery.com

•"Sum of All Parts," featuring the sculptures of six different artists, runs to July 28 at The Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College, Kramer Hall campus, 30 Front St., Hammonton. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays; 1 to 8 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays. 609-652-8848 or NoyesMuseum.org

•The Accent Gallery and the William Ris Gallery collaborated on a new exhibit that can be viewed through the summer in the Surgical Pavilion Public Gallery of Shore Medical Center in Somers Point. Contact William Ris Gallery at 609-368-6361.

•The Atlantic City Arts Commission and The Noyes Museum of Art of Richard Stockton College invite artists to the DoArtAC.com Boardwalk Art Show, taking place 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 7 on the Atlantic City Boardwalk. Applications can be downloaded at NoyesMuseum.org or AtlanticCityArt.org or DoArtAC.com. The deadline for applications is July 1.

Cape May County

•"Flowers," a juried competition and exhibition by the Ocean City Fine Arts League, can be viewed through the end of June at the Art on Asbury Gallery, 608 Asbury Ave., Ocean City. The following awards were presented: First Place, Peg Dittmar; Second Place, Debbie Walker; Honorable Mentions, Kevin Keyser and Karen Haberland. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. All work is for sale. 609-814-0308 or OceanCityFineArtsLeague.org

•The William Ris Gallery, 9400 Second Ave., Stone Harbor, opens its 2013 exhibition season June 29 with a group show by artists Judith Rosenthal (ceramics), Jeff Gola (egg tempera) and John Safrit (watercolor). The pubic is invited to a reception at 7 p.m. to open the show and meet the artists. 609-368-6361 or WilliamRis.com

•"An English Country House," a celebration of the 75th anniversary of Dauphne du Maurier's novel "Rebecca," exhibits to June 30 at Ocean City Arts Center, 1735 Simpson Ave., Ocean City. Hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. 609-399-7628 or OceanCityArtsCenter.org

•The Harbor Gallery opens a new exhibit featuring the work of local artists Laura McPherson and Anita Roth, running to June 30. All works are for sale. Harbor Gallery is located at the Nature Center of Cape May, 1600 Delaware Ave., Cape May. 609- 898-8848.

•The summer exhibit schedule for Ocean Galleries, 9618 Third Ave., Stone Harbor: Autumn de Forest, "Prodigy Returns: A New Collection of Artwork by Autumn de Forest," July 4-14, with reception with the artist 6 to 10 p.m. July 5, 6 and 1 to 4 p.m. July 7; Graham Nash, "Graham Nash: Visual Harmony," July 25-Aug.4, with a reception with the artist 7 to 10 p.m. July 27; Peter Max, "Peter Max: The Master of "Pop" Summer 2013 Collection, Aug. 29-Sept. 8, with receptions with the artist 7 to 10 p.m. Aug. 31, Sept. 1. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. 609-368-7777 or OceanGalleries.com

•SOMA NewArt Gallery, 31 Perry St., Cape May, exhibits Sean Taylor's, "Still on Vacation ... New Paintings from the Off-Season," and "Vanishing Wildwood," photographs on metal by Dorothy Kresz, running to July 14. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. 609-898-7488 or SomaNewArtGallery.net

•Wildlife paintings by Peg Dittmar can be viewed July 14 to Aug. 8 at Mad Batter Restaurant, Carroll Villa Hotel, 19 Jackson St., Cape May. Information: 609-884-5970.

•The William Ris Gallery announces the following exhibits for the summer season: July 13 - "Nature Inspired," with artists Brad Stroman, Diane Emerson, Ann Guidera-Matey, Cheryl Piperberg, Betsy Miraglia; July 27 - "Citites to Seas and In Between," artists Neal McPheeters, Miro Sinovcic, Michele Byrne, Valerie Craig; Aug. 2 - "Conceptual Meets Abstract: Thought to Imagine," artists Libbie and Alan Soffer; Aug. 19: "Flora, Fauna and Far East - A Collection of Blessings and Symbolism as East Meets West," artist Jane Hartley. The gallery is located at 9400 Second Ave., Stone Harbor. 609-368-6361 or WilliamRis.com

•"Offering," a new concrete sculpture by artist Katherine Stanek, can be viewed through the summer on the grounds of Saint Mary's Episcopal Church, 9425 Third Ave., Stone Harbor. The placement of the sculpture is the result of a collaboration between Stanek, the William Ris Gallery which represents the artist, and the church.

Cumberland County

•The Riverfront Renaissance Center for the Arts, 22 N. High St., Millville, hosts the following exhibits June 21-July 14: North Gallery - Society of New Jersey Artists, "Searching for a Point of View," Witt Gallery - "Plein Air" exhibit; Artists' Alcove - works by Rae Jaffe and Susan Rau. Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays to Thursdays; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays, extended to 9 p.m. Third Fridays. 856-327-4500 or RRCArts.com

Ocean County

•The LBI Artist Open Studio Tour, a free, self-guided tour to observe local artists at work takes place 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and sunday, June 22 and 23, starting from the Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences, 120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies. The tour is accessible on foot, bike or car. A map is available. 609-494-1241 or LBIFoundation.org or LBIArtists.com

•Pastel artist Salomon Kodoche exhibits July 16 to Aug. 30 at Ocean County College Arts & Community Center Gallery, Main Campus, College Drive, Toms River. Hours are 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays when classes are in session. Admission is free and open to the public. 732-255-0500.

•"Three Artists," the final exhibition of The Art House Gallery, 182 N. Main St., Manahawkin, runs to June 30, and features works by John Richie, Diane Tomash and Samantha Palmeri. Hours through the end of summer are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 609-978-4 ART or ArtHouseGallery.net

•Upcoming events at Ocean County College Arts and Community Center Gallery, main campus, College Drive, Toms River: Ocean County Senior Citizens Art Exhibit, through Wednesday, June 26; Salomon Kodoche, July 1 to Aug. 30. Gallery hours: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays when classes are in session. Admission to the gallery is free. 732-255-0500.

•Pine Shores Art Association June exhibit features artists Harriet Fink, Lee Fricke and Rosemary Glass. The exhibit can be seen at the Stafford Library, 129 N. Main St., Manahawkin. 609-596-3557 or 609-597-3381.

•Pine Shores Art Association, 94 Stafford Ave., Manahawkin, weekly open studio sessions: Sundays: Portraits, 1 to 3 p.m.; Mondays: Portraits, 7 to 9 p.m.; Tuesdays: Artists Helping Artists, 7 to 9 p.m.; Wednesdays: "Do Your Own Thing" 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Thursdays: Life Drawing, 7 to 9 p.m. 609-597-3557 or PineShoresArtAssociation.org

Items for Art Gallery should be sent two weeks in advance to ldrake@pressofac.com or mailed to Lucia C. Drake, The Press of Atlantic City, 11 Devins Lane, Pleasantville, N.J. 08232.

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