Studio Montclair Presents ‘Viewpoints 2022’

Montclair, NJ – Studio Montclair is delighted to announce one of its largest and most distinguished exhibits: The 25th Annual Open Juried Exhibition, “Viewpoints 2022.” It will run from April 23 to May 27 at Studio Montclair Gallery, 127 Bloomfield Avenue, Montclair, NJ. The opening reception and announcement of cash awards will take place on Saturday, April 23 from 3 to 5 pm.


Dara Tesse, “Sakura Bride” – Terracotta with Majolica Glazes

The show–featuring 50 works selected from more than 700 that were submitted–is comprised of a broad variety of media including painting, sculpture, mixed media, ceramics, works on paper, photographs, prints, and more. Says curator Roger Tucker, “I believe that art is transformative. What’s exciting is how the visual and theoretical direction of today’s artists, and their evolving art practice, are informed by their nationality/ethnicity, the Internet, technology, rapidly evolving global political changes, the environment, and revised perceptions of gender. This global perspective delivers a wide range of unique and compelling artworks that make my ongoing involvement in art and art education a life’s mission.”


Allan Gorman, “Lavender Shadows on a Half-Timbered Building” – Oil on Panel

About the Curator:

Roger C. Tucker III is the founder and director of Tucker Contemporary Art (TCA). TCA works with collectors and institutions interested in acquiring, exhibiting, and promoting the work of emerging contemporary artists. Leveraging extensive experience in fine art, marketing, and education, Roger advances the careers of African American and other underrepresented artists—academically trained or outside the mainstream. For more information go to www.tuckercontemporaryart.com.

Roger serves as Board Chair of GlassRoots, a glass arts and education nonprofit in Newark, NJ. He is a graduate of the Arts High School (Newark, NJ), The Cooper Union, BFA (New York, NY), Pratt Institute, MS (New York, NY, and New York University, SPS (New York, NY).

Jelisa Peterson, “Super Shades ” – Archival Pigment Print

Participating Artists:

Allan Gorman, Amy Whitman, Amy Joyce Winkler, Ann Vollum, Barbara Martin, Barbara Shulman, Barbara Wallace, Charles Mulford, Chet Cheesman, Dara Tesse, Darrell Bowles, Elaine Denton, Gail Postal, Garry Grant, Gerald Hushlak, Jack Quinn, Jacqueline Hernandez, Jamie Greenfield, Jean-Paul Picard, Jelisa Peterson, Joan Diamond, Jon Gabry, Kirby Fredendall, Lindy Blanchard, Lisa G. Westheimer, Louise Noel, Lynne Buschman, Marybeth Rothman, Meridith Mcneal, Michael Scherfen, Michelle Floyd, Monique Sarfity, Pamela Moore, Pamela Zave, Patricia Hutchinson, Patricia Patzi, Robin Keller, Rodriguez Calero, Roxy Rubell, Ruth Frazier, Ruth Bauer Neustadter, Ry An, Sarah Van Vliet, Susan Adler, Tom Muscatello, Violet Maimbourg, Wil Swink, William Phipps


Studio Montclair Presents Viewpoints 2022

Exhibition Dates: April 23 to May 27, 2022
Gallery: Studio Montclair Gallery, 127 Bloomfield Ave., Montclair
Gallery Hours: Check website for hours and appointments
Opening Reception: Saturday, April 23 from 3 – 5 pm

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