Curators Choice – 2018

Opening Reception: Sunday, May 6, 4-6pm JC Fridays: Friday, June 1, 6-9pm Weekday Gallery Hours: Tue/Thu/Fri 10am-3pm.

The exhibit features 9 artists selected by professional curators during a one-day portfolio review called Meet the Curators. This signature Pro Arts event is a professional development opportunity that enables local artists to expand their network and receive professional feedback through individual 20-minute sessions with NJ/NY gallerists and curators. At the conclusion of the portfolio review, reviewers selected nine artists to be presented in the Curators Choice 2018 exhibition.

Participating reviewers were: Liam Davis, Artifact (Brooklyn); Kristin DeAngelis, 107 Bowers (Jersey City); Wilson Duggan, SHIM (Brooklyn); Asha Ganpat, independent curator (Montclair-based); Enrico Gomez, independent curator (Jersey City-based); Donna Kessinger, Chashama-Matawan; Jonathan LeVine, Jonathan LeVine Projects (Jersey City); Sandy Martiny, Pierro Gallery (South Orange); Raymond Mingst, Curious Matter (Jersey City); Stefania Panepinto, Panepinto Galleries (Jersey City) Participating artists are: Bithika Adhikary, Aliza Augustine, Mashell Black, Marieken Cochius, Peter Delman, Juliet Martin, Carol Quint, Bryant Small and Loura van der Meule

The Casa Colombo show was curated by Pro Arts co-presidents Michael Endy and Mollie Thonneson.

Tuesday, May 29, 6-8pm Top Picks:  Panel Discussion with Curators at Casa Colombo  (free for Pro Arts members; $10 suggested donation for all others)