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Mel Leipzig’s 1991 painting “Francesca’s Room” is part of his “Everyday People” exhibition, which will be at the Morris Museum in Morris Township through April 19

Through Jan. 19: Steve Vaccariello, “Just Dance …” at Herb and Milly Iris Gallery at South Orange Performing Arts Center.

Through Feb. 2: “States of Health: Visualizing Illness and Healing” at Princeton University Art Museum.
Through Feb. 2: “Painting to Testify: Early Post-Liberation Works by David Friedman” at Morris Museum, Morris Township.

Through Feb. 9: “W. Parsons Todd’s Collection of Ceramics and Other Elegant Breakables” at Macculloch Hall Historical Museum, Morristown.

Through Feb. 16: “The Eternal Feast: Banqueting in 10th-14th Century Chinese Art” at Princeton University Art Museum.

Through Feb. 23: “Birding in Asian Art” at Newark Museum of Art.

Through March 1: “The Adventures of Baron Von Steuben and Cromwell: A Kinetic Tale by David Bowman” at Morris Museum, Morris Township.

Through March 3: “Recent Acquisitions in Photography” at Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick.

Through March 15: “Aerosol: Graffiti” at Morris Museum, Morris Township. Works by 4sakn, Acet TM7, Dave Mek One Klama, Dean Ras Innocenzi, Demerock, Distort, Elan, Felipe Prox One Rivas, Jonathan Conner (LANK), Leon Rainbow, Maliq Griffin, Will Kasso Condry.

Through March 21: “Feast & Famine” at Express Newark. Works by John Baldessari, Renee Cox, Martha Rosler, Robert Rauschenberg, Nina Katchadourian, Swoon, Wayne Thiebaud and others.

Through April 19: “Everyday People: Mel Leipzig’s Figurative Realism” at Morris Museum, Morris Township. ( Review)

Through April 26: “Legends of Motown: Celebrating the Supremes” at Grammy Museum Experience Prudential Center, Newark.

Through May 10: “Dreaming of Utopia: Roosevelt, New Jersey” at Morven Museum & Garden, Princeton.

Through June 14: “Virgil Ortiz: Odyssey of the Venutian Soldiers” at Montclair Art Museum.

Through June 28: “Mid-Century New Jersey: The Garden State in the 1950s” at Cornelius Low House Museum, Piscataway.

Through Fall 2020: “Springsteen: His Hometown” at Monmouth County Historical Association, Freehold. ( Review)

Through Dec. 31, 2020: “That’s Worth Celebrating: The Life and Work of the Johnson Family” at Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton.

Jan. 18-April 12: “Paper Weight: Works in Paper by Elsa Mora” at 1867 Sanctuary Arts & Culture Center, Ewing.

Feb. 4: “DaVinci & Michelangelo: The Titans Experience,” multimedia presentation by Mark Rodgers at Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown.

Feb. 11-May 3: “Norman Bluhm: Metamorphosis” at Newark Museum of Art.

March 7-June 14: “Cézanne: The Rock and Quarry Paintings” at Princeton University Art Museum.


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