Work by Visual Art Faculty to be Featured in September Exhibition

Wednesday, August 25, 2021
Aegis relief artwork

Raritan Valley Community College’s Arts & Design department is presenting the 2021 Visual Art Faculty Exhibition, September 1-17, in the Art Gallery at the College’s Branchburg campus.

The show is being coordinated by RVCC Associate Professor and Art Gallery Director Darren McManus. An opening reception will be held Friday, September 3, from 5 to 7 p.m. As a precautionary measure against COVID-19, the reception will not include an artists’ talk or refreshments. The event is free of charge and open to the public. Face masks are required in the Art Gallery and in all College buildings.

The exhibition will feature work by RVCC visual art faculty members representing a wide range of media, including drawing, painting, ceramics, printmaking, video, mixed media, interior design and photography.

Work by the following faculty members will be on display: James Adkins (Bedminster), Robert Burger (Stockton), Lydia Grey (Somerville), John Harford (Point Pleasant, PA), Heejung Kim (Bogota), Ji Yong Kim (Brooklyn, NY), Bill Macholdt (Raritan), Jeff Mason (Cranford), Darren McManus (Lambertville), Dot Paolo (Flemington), Shy Raguso (Bedminster), John Reinking (Pittstown), Jonathan Ricci (Bridgewater), Sarah Roche (Philadelphia, PA), Kathleen Schulz (Annandale), Val Sivilli (Milford), Virginia Smith (Ewing), and Ann Tsubota (Pittstown).

Gallery hours for the exhibition are Mondays, 3-8 p.m.; Tuesdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Wednesdays, 3-8 p.m.; Thursdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; and Fridays, 1-4 p.m. For information, contact the Arts & Design department, 908-218-8876.

RVCC is located at 118 Lamington Road in Branchburg, NJ. For further information, visit or and follow the RVCC Art Gallery Instagram feed at



August 25, 2021

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