Arts and Culture

Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Receives Two NJSCA Grants

Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Receives Two NJSCA Grants

Thanks to two grants from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts (NJSCA), totaling more than $176,000, the Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts (RCCA) will continue to serve as a hub of award-winning performances, exhibitions, education programs, and community projects in the South Jersey region.

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Exhibition Features Works of Late Rutgers–Camden Educator

Exhibition Features Works of Late Rutgers–Camden Educator

Several works by the late Olga Moore, a former Rutgers University–Camden professor of art, will be featured in the new exhibition, “Camden Collects,” courtesy of Schiavo and Roberta Tarbell, professor emerita of history. The exhibit, to be held from July 7 to Sept. 18 in the Stedman Gallery on the Rutgers–Camden campus, showcases artworks and objects collected by individuals living or working in the City of Camden.

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Art Prof Named Featured Artist for National Conference

Art Prof Named Featured Artist for National Conference

Elizabeth Demaray, an associate professor of fine arts, was the featured artist at the 2014 Association of Environmental Science Studies (AESS) national conference, titled “Welcome to the Anthropocene: From Global Challenge to Planetary Stewardship.”

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Summer Writers’ Conference Features Free Public Reading Series

Summer Writers’ Conference Features Free Public Reading Series

A virtual who’s who of critically acclaimed authors will read from their works during the 29th Annual Rutgers University–Camden Summer Writers’ Conference, to be held from June 23 to July 2.

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Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts to Host Big Read

Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts to Host Big Read

The Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts has been named a grantee of The Big Read. Participating for the fifth year, the center is one of only three organizations from New Jersey to be selected for the upcoming year, and one of only 77 organizations to earn the nod nationwide.

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