Good news for art-loving Montclair. Through its American Masterpieces initiative, The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) is awarding $220,000 in federal funds to Montclair State University and the Montclair Art Museum.
* $70,000 to Montclair State University for the re-enactment of The Mysteries and What‚Äôs So Funny? by David Gordon, Red Grooms and Philip Glass; and
* $150,000 to the Montclair Art Museum to support the touring exhibition Cezanne and American Modernism, and the catalogue and education program to accompany it.
Hat tip to PolitickerNJ, quoting the announcement of the news by Sens. Frank Lautenberg and Robert Menendez.