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March 2015
Literary
GFS Book Club
1
** RESCHEDULED **
The GFS Book Club meeting has been rescheduled to next Sunday, March 1st at 1pm.
Art Salon
Art Salon: BRUCE LINDSAY
5
A relaxed and stimulating opportunity to share ideas and fine food at Rat’s Restaurant with GFS artists and your fellow patrons of ...
Artist Lecture
Focus on Sculpture Juror's Talk with Frank Peluso
7
Frank Peluso, juror for this year’s Focus on Sculpture, will discuss his selection process and the photographic works on view.
Workshop
Adult Workshop: Less is More - Painting with a Limited Color Palette
7
Saturdays, March 7, 14, 21, and 28
Explore plein air painting using the invaluable practice of working with a limited color palette.
Film
FILM FOR THOUGHT: Objectified
8
Sunday Matinees at GFS!  This pioneer film series features unique and specially curated selections.
Family
Tots on Tour!
14
11am & 1pm
Listen to a story, become GFS Park Explorers, and make art in hands-on workshops designed for 3-5 year olds.
Film
FILM FOR THOUGHT: Visual Acoustics: The Modernism of Julius Shulman
15
Sunday Matinees at GFS!  This pioneer film series features unique and specially curated selections.
Film
FILM FOR THOUGHT: Unfinished Spaces
22
Sunday Matinees at GFS!  This pioneer film series features unique and specially curated selections.
Tour
Atelier Tour & Dinner at Rat's Restaurant
24
** This event is FULLY BOOKED **
Tour the famed Johnson Atelier and the cutting edge Digital Atelier.
Workshop
Adult Workshop: Sculpture Studies - The Evolution of Seeing
26
Thursdays, March 26, April 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30
Presented in partnership with the Arts Council of Princeton
Member Event
Visit the Home and Studio of Michael Graves
27
MEMBER EXCLUSIVE!
A rare opportunity to get an insider’s look at the personal and professional spaces of Michael Graves.
Family Festival
Artists in Action
28
Rain or Shine!
Part of what makes Grounds For Sculpture so remarkable are the many outstanding artists who have studios here!
Literary
GFS Book Club
29
** This event is FULLY BOOKED **
Join the GFS Book Club to meet fellow book lovers and discover, discuss, and debate some truly great reads!
April 2015
Tour
Architect's Walk with Brian Carey
4
Tour the park with Brian Carey, Grounds For Sculpture’s talented architect and landscape designer.
Workshop
A Perfect Pot of Tea
4
1 - 3pm
It’s a tea time workshop!
Tour
Moonlight Tour & Dinner at Rat's Restaurant
7
** This event is FULLY BOOKED **
Let the magnificence of Grounds For Sculpture wow you by moonlight!
Art Salon
Art Salon: MICHAEL REES
9
Join us for a fascinating discussion of how formal sculptural concepts and new media technologies are influencing each other.
Concert
A Tribute to Bob Dylan
10
Celebrate Michael Graves’ melodic inspiration with the music of his muse, Bob Dylan...
Workshop
Adult Workshop: Pigmenting Paper
11
Take a hands-on approach to investigating the works of Jae Ko and Lauren Clay with this unique paper-making process.
Family
Tots on Tour!
18
11am & 1pm
Listen to a story, become GFS Park Explorers, and make art in hands-on workshops designed for 3-5 year olds.
Family Festival
Day at the Fair
19
Bring the whole family to celebrate our down home roots as the site of the New Jersey State Fairgrounds!
Member Event
Day Trip to Longwood Gardens
21
MEMBER EXCLUSIVE!
Say hello to spring with a trip to one of the premier horticultural display gardens of our region.
Family
Family Drop In: Landscape-Inspired Poetry
25
In honor of Earth Day!
Create poems inspired by Mother Nature and the beautiful landscape surrounding you.
Workshop
Adult Workshop: Paint Out Princeton at Grounds For Sculpture
25
In honor of Earth Day!
Art al Fresco! In partnership with the Arts Council of Princeton.
Literary
Poetry in the Park: COOL WOMEN
26
Rain or Shine!
Like jazz musicians, the Cool Women are improvisational. And cool.
May 2015
Art Salon
Art Salon: JAE KO
7
Join Korean-born guest artist Jae Ko for a fascinating discussion of her current East Gallery installation, Shiro.
June 2015
Artist Lecture
ISConnects: Art Walk with Jae Ko
17
Join exhibiting artist Jae Ko for a walk and talk, presented by GFS in collaboration with the International Sculpture Center.
July 2015
Workshop
Adult Art Boot Camp - Week 1
13
3D Sculpture Modeling Using Resin/Sawdust
Workshop
Adult Art Boot Camp - Week 2
20
Art in the Garden
Workshop
Adult Art Boot Camp - Week 3
27
Contemporary Landscape Painting