Arts and Culture

Rutgers–Camden Artist’s Work Showcased in Solo Exhibition at The Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College

Rutgers–Camden Artist’s Work Showcased in Solo Exhibition at The Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College

Although creating extraordinary constructions in three dimensions, Rutgers–Camden artist Margery Amdur views herself as a painter. The influence of 20 years as an installation artist is evident in the complex works she assembles, combining aspects of installation art, painting and sculpture. A practitioner of yoga and meditation, she works in an intuitive, meticulous, and methodical […]

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NEA Selects Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts for The Big Read; Only Organization in New Jersey to be Named

NEA Selects Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts for The Big Read; Only Organization in New Jersey to be Named

Camden residents are once again invited to join a book club numbering in the thousands, as the Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts prepares to celebrate the works of Edgar Allen Poe through lively discussions and innovative activities this fall. Thanks to a $15,000 National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) grant, the Rutgers–Camden Center for the […]

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A Novel Approach: A Q & A with Rutgers–Camden English Professor and Prolific Author Lisa Zeidner

A Novel Approach: A Q & A with Rutgers–Camden English Professor and Prolific Author Lisa Zeidner

Lisa Zeidner, a professor of English at Rutgers–Camden, is the author of five novels: Customs, Alexandra Freed, Limited Partnerships, Love Bomb, and Layover, which has been translated into six languages and is in production as a film. Published in September 2012, her latest novel, Love Bomb, will be released in paperback on May 28. A […]

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Summer 2013 Mallery Concert Series

Summer 2013 Mallery Concert Series

Need a midday boost? Fill your ears with inspiring live music during Rutgers–Camden’s free summer concert series, kicking off June 11. The series offers free musical performances throughout the month and are held in the Mallery Room, which is located on the second floor of the Fine Arts Building on the Rutgers-Camden campus. Share this!

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Rutgers–Camden Receives $10,000 NEA Art Works Grant for Writers in Camden Series

Rutgers–Camden Receives $10,000 NEA Art Works Grant for Writers in Camden Series

Thanks to a $10,000 National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Art Works grant, Rutgers–Camden is poised to become a literary hub in South Jersey. The NEA grant will support the university’s Writers in Camden series, which brings renowned writers to Camden for workshops and readings that are free of charge and open to the general […]

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