March 22, 2010

SPRING FORWARD WEEKEND OF ART - Trenton

Trenton Artists Workshop Association
presents THE SPRING FORWARD WEEKEND OF ART

Saturday, March 27, 11 AM
Trenton City Museum – Ellarslie Mansion,
Cadwalader Park, Trenton, NJ

“TRENTON MAKING”
11:00 AM – NATIONALLY KNOWN TRENTON BASED VISUAL ARTIST MEL LEIPZIG presenting the regional unveiling of his new five panel painting of renown Princeton based architect Michael Graves and in discussion with Trenton based curator and past New Jersey State Museum Director Helen Shannon

NOON – A Gathering of TRENTON REVIEW, U.S. ONE, and RAGGED SKY PRESS POETS,

Featuring Doc Long, Ellen Foos, Elizabeth Danson, Carlos Hernández Peña, Jean Hollander, Vasiliki Katsarou, Shelley Kiernan, Betty Bonham Lies, Elizabeth Anne Socolow, Arlene Weiner
And INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED TRENTON BASED POET YUSEF KOMUNYAKAA


2 PM – INTERNATIONALLY KNOWN TRENTON NATIVE PLAY AND SCREENPLAY WRITER WILLIAM MASTROSIMONE in discussion with Trenton based professional director Maureen Heffernan with a reading of a new work by professional actors TAWA, founded in 1979 to promote the arts in the greater Trenton Area, is funded by the Mercer County Cultural and Heritage Commission through a State/County Block Grant Partnership with the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment of the Arts.

Spring Forward was developed by area artists and arts coordinators in cooperation with Co/Works.

Free and open to the public.
Contact: aubrey26@rcn.com
or go to: http://tawa-nj.org./