Please join us for Camden’s 3rd Thursday Art Crawl, September 17th, from 4pm – 9pm & support local arts & businesses in Camden.
Experience Camden’s creative arts community in the historic & beautiful Cooper-Grant Neighborhood and the University/Downtown District near the Camden Waterfront every 3rd Thursday of the month.
Save the dates: 10/15, 11/19, 12/17, 1/21/16, 2/18/16, 3/17/16, 4/21/16, 5/19/16 …
Thursday, September 17th Participating Venues
(please view specific times below):
Gallery Eleven One - Art Exhibit & Reception - 4-8pm - Featuring William Butler’s new paintings as well as “Invincible Promise”, William’s painting signed by President Obama to honor Camden and to commemorate his visit - Signed and limited edition fine art prints of Invincible Promise also available - Art Talk by William at 7pm. Also, extended hours on Sept. 18th from 4-8pm (339 N. Front St.) www.art11one.com
Stedman Gallery/Rutgers Center for the Arts - Art Exhibit entitled “Visions of Place: Complex Geographies in Contemporary Israeli Art” 4-8pm - This exhibition will provide an unprecedented opportunity for students to have a rich artistic experience while exploring the complexities of current-day Israel through 51 works by a diverse group of 36 contemporary artists, all Israeli citizens. Although focused specifically on Israel, the issues raised by the exhibition (personal, political, religious, economic, etc.) are universal. Students will learn about the ever-evolving story of Israel, while gaining local and personal insight. - Exhibit installed until December 17th (314 Linden Street on Rutgers Campus) www.rcca.camden.rutgers.edu
The Victor Lofts - Live Music - Special Hours: 5-9pm - Featuring the talented pianist Christopher Andrew Maier - performances every 30 minutes at the top of each hour - Also, CamdenpopRock! features dream vocalist Anoush, with Hoke Aneli on uke and congas, and pianist Christopher Andrew Maier - beginning at 8pm (Victor Lofts – One Market Street – in the Caruso Room) www.thevictorlofts.com
Cooper River Distillers - Taste, see & experience Camden’s new distillery - Free Tours every half hour- 4pm-8:30pm (34 N. 4th St.) www.cooperriverdistillers.com - Also, extended hours on September 18th from 4-8pm
Student Works Gallery - Art Exhibit entitled “Cheryl Christopher and Aaron Delarosa: Recent Works” 4-8pm - (326 Penn St. on Rutgers Campus – walk through the Corner Store)
Newtown Kitchen and Lounge - Camden’s new restaurant – Food Special: Open until 9pm (516 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd.) www.newtownkitchen.com
Victor’s Pub - RCA Bldg./Victor Lofts - Drink Special www.victorspub.com
Market Street Pizzeria & Gourmet Deli - RCA Bldg./Victor Lofts - Food Special www.marketstreetpizzeria.com
Friends Restaurant - Food Special (319 Friends Street – Rutgers Campus)
This is a free and family-friendly event. Many one-hour, metered, and free street parking spaces are within walking distance of all the 3rd Thursday Art Crawl venues. Also, the City Hall PATCO stop and the Riverline stops are only blocks away from the participating venues.
Please view the following articles on Camden’s 3rd Thursday Art Crawl:
South Jersey Times & nj.com article and photographs: “Camden Gallery Owners Hope Art Crawl Inspires Change in the City“ Special thanks to the talented Kelly Roncace & Joe Warner.
South Jersey Times & nj.com article and photographs: “Camden’s 3rd Thursday Art Crawl Highlights City Businesses, Growth“ Special thanks to the talented Kristie Rearick & Lori Nichols.
Courier-Post article & video: “Camden’s Art Crawl is a Must-See”
Special thanks to the talented Kevin Shelly and Jodi Samsel.
Philadelphia Inquirer article: “Raising Awareness of Camden’s Cultural Offerings”
Special thanks to the talented Julia Terruso and April Saul.
Enjoy these wonderful Camden venues in the order you desire. Also, save the dates so each 3rd Thursday, you continue to experience beautiful art, music, and eateries in Camden.
Thank you to CGNA, DCCB, Cooper’s Ferry Partnership, Rutgers-Camden & CamConnect for promoting Camden’s 3rd Thursday Art Crawls.
Future 3rd Thursday Art Crawl Participants:
Adventure Aquarium - http://www.adventureaquarium.com/
South Camden Theatre Co. - http://www.southcamdentheatre.org/
Settlement Music School – Camden http://www.smsmusic.org/branches/camden.php?t=6
Camden RiverSharks - http://riversharks.com/index.cfm
Camden Children’s Garden - http://www.camdenchildrensgarden.org