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Atlantic Cape’s Art Gallery Features ‘New Jersey Pinelands’ Exhibit Oct. 14-Nov. 23

October 4, 2016

Atlantic Cape Community College’s Art Gallery will feature an exhibit, “New Jersey Pinelands,” Oct. 14-Nov. 23, at the gallery, located inside the William Spangler Library, D-Building, of Atlantic Cape’s Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike.

The exhibit features works by Bill Benton, Meed Barnett, Albert Horner, Jason Howell, Kathy English, Barbara Maxwell and Colleen Cornell.

Fine-art photographer Albert Horner of Medford Lakes will present a lecture, “Pinelands: New Jersey’s Suburban Wilderness,” at 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 18, in the gallery, followed by a  “Meet the Artists” Reception. A Pinelands Preservation Alliance board member, Horner uses his art to advocate on behalf of the ecologically important region, giving presentations and exhibiting his images.

Gallery hours are: 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m., Monday through Thursday; 9:30-4 p.m., Friday; and 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday.

The gallery will host monthly exhibits of a wide variety of works including drawings, paintings, printmaking, computer arts, ceramics, sculpture, photography, mixed media, 2-D design and crafts. Showcased artists will be students, faculty and local artisans.

For more information, contact Joyce Hagen, art gallery coordinator, at jhagen@atlantic.edu.