Thu, Feb 13 | Passaic County Arts Center

Opening Reception: Contemporary Connections to the Past & The George Way Collection

Join us and featured artists for an evening of art, history, and conversation. This event is free and open to the public.
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Opening Reception: Contemporary Connections to the Past & The George Way Collection

Time & Location

Feb 13, 2020, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Passaic County Arts Center, 675 Goffle Rd, Hawthorne, NJ 07506, USA

About the Event

The George Way Collection: George Way, a self-taught and skilled antiques expert was a Renaissance man. Much of his collection is adorned with ornate English and Dutch art and furniture, dating to the 1600s. We're working with the Way Estate on the acquisition of a portion of the collection. In honor of his legacy, the collection will be on display until it is divided among other local cultural institutions. 

Contemporary Connections to the Past: Curated by Jessica M. Bush, the exhibit will consist of modern approaches to historic art forms. Forms of artistic compositions will include but are not limited to fiber arts, sculptures, paintings, photographs, and drawings. The exhibition seeks to showcase contemporary works that have been inspired by our collective past. 

Join us for the opening reception of our latest exhibition. Admission is free. Light refreshments will be served.

Presented By: Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders 

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