nj museum listings

Michael Mustardo’s anthropophorae are part of his “Dish-Oriented” exhibition at the Hunterdon Art Museum in Clinton, through Sept. 4.

Through Aug. 14: “By Our Own Hand: Frontline Arts in Collaboration with Donna Bassin” at Montclair Art Museum.
Through Aug. 14: “Carol Schwartz: The Architecture of Clothing” at Monmouth Museum, Lincroft.
Through Aug. 14: “Inspired Minds: Young Artist Exhibition” at Herb + Milly Iris Gallery at South Orange Performing Arts Center.

Through Aug. 21: “Billie Holiday at Sugar Hill: Photographs by Jerry Dantzic” at Newark Museum of Art. ( Review)
Through Aug. 21: “Jazz Greats: Classic Photographs From the Bank of America Collection” at Newark Museum of Art.

Through Aug. 28: “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience” at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Atlantic City.
Through Aug. 28: “Beyond the Brush: The Contemporary Imagination” at Alfa Art Gallery, New Brunswick. Works by Christine Seo, Deirdre Sheean, Kristen Martin-Aarnio, Mark de Mos, Melissa Schainker, Patricia Hynes, Suparna Mondal, Zhiyao Zhang, Caridad Sierra Kennedy, J. Steven Patton, Laura Beard, Cynthia Pareja Dubin, John Gummere.
Through Aug. 28: “Not the End of the World … Yet,” works by Donna Kessingerat Rotunda Gallery at Mana Contemporary, Jersey City.

Through Sept. 4: “Maxwell Mustardo: Dish-Oriented” at Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton. ( Review)
Through Sept. 4: “Rina Banerjee: Blemish, In Deep Pink Everyplace Begins” at Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton.
Through Sept. 4: “When We Were Young,” photographs from the ’70s and ’80s by Carol Halebian at Hoboken Historical Museum.

Through Sept. 5: “Minecraft: The Exhibition” at Liberty Science Center, Jersey City.
Through Sept. 5: “The Pigeon Comes to Jersey City: A Mo Willems Exhibit” at Liberty Science Center, Jersey City.

Through Sept. 25: “For the Culture, By the Culture: 30 Years of Black Art, Activism, and Achievement” at Morris Museum, Morris Township.

Oct. 14-Feb. 5: “RetroBlakesberg: Captured on Film, 1978-2008,” works by rock photographer Jay Blakesberg at Morris Museum, Morris Township.

Through Oct. 30: “A Hip-Hop Life: Five Decades of Hip-Hop Music, Art, and Culture,” featuring photographs by Ernie Paniccioli, at Grammy Music Experience at Prudential Center, Newark.
Through Oct. 30: “The Shoaling” by William Durkin at Reeves-Reed Arboretum, Summit.

Through Dec. 31: “Saya Woolfalk: Field Notes From the Empathic Universe” at Newark Museum of Art.

Through Jan. 1: “From My Home to Yours: Caroline Monnet and Laura Ortman” at Montclair Art Museum.

Through Jan. 8: “Roberto Lugo: The Village Potter” at Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton.

Through April 30: “New Jersey Arts Annual: Reemergence” at State Museum, Trenton. ( Review)

Through Dec. 3, 2023: “Transformed: Objects Reimagined by American Artists” at Montclair Art Museum.

Aug. 20-21: Collingswood Crafts and Fine Art Festival.

Sept. 1-Dec. 30: “American Stories: Gifts from the Jersey City Museum Collection” at Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick.

Sept. 10-Jan. 1: “Lori Field: Tiger Tarot” at Montclair Art Museum.

Sept. 10-Aug. 6, 2023: “Woolpunk: Sunflowers & Graffiti’d Sky in the Garden Stage” at Montclair Art Museum.

Sept. 10-June 30, 2024: “George Inness: Visionary Landscapes” at Montclair Art Museum.

Oct. 15-Feb. 12: “Abelardo Morell: Projecting Italy” at Montclair Art Museum.

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