Morven Museum & Garden

Upcoming Exhibitions

 

Upcoming Exhibitions


Jersey Homesteads rendering , c. 1936. Louis I. Kahn (1901–1974). Pastel and pencil on paper, mounted on board. Louis I. Kahn Collection, University of Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.

Jersey Homesteads rendering, c. 1936. Louis I. Kahn (1901–1974). Pastel and pencil on paper, mounted on board. Louis I. Kahn Collection, University of Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.

 

dreaming of Utopia: Roosevelt, New Jersey

November 15, 2019–May 10, 2020

This November, Morven will open its newest exhibition Dreaming of Utopia: Roosevelt, New Jersey.  The first of its kind, this show will examine the history of Roosevelt, from its early days as an antidote to the Great Depression to a twenty-first century arts community. 



Grouse, 1885. Gerard Rutgers Hardenbergh (1856–1915), oil on canvas. Private Collection.

Grouse, 1885. Gerard Rutgers Hardenbergh (1856–1915), oil on canvas. Private Collection.

 

In Nature’s Realm: The Art of Gerard Rutgers Hardenbergh

Opens May 29, 2020

In line with its mission of celebrating the art of New Jersey, Morven Museum & Garden is proud to present the first exhibition examining the work of Gerard Rutgers Hardenbergh (1856–1915). Born in New Brunswick, the great-great-grandson of Reverend Jacob Rutsen Hardenbergh (1736–1790), the first president of Queens College (Rutgers University), Hardenbergh was a self-taught artist and ornithologist.