The Harold B. Lemmerman Gallery runs shows independently and in cooperation with the Visual Arts Gallery.
52 Reasons to Love a VetAn Art Fundraiser to Benefit VeteransJanuary 25 - February 25, 2016Fundraiser Reception: Thursday, February 11, 4:30-7:30 p.m.Artists’ Talk: 5:30-6:30 p.m.Admission: $25 in advance, $30 at door, $5 with student ID
The Harold B. Lemmerman Gallery at New Jersey City University is pleased to host 52 Reasons to Love a Vet, a traveling exhibit that promotes awareness of the need for more comprehensive health coverage and education for veterans and raises funds to support the cause.
With its numerical component representing the number of playing cards in a standard deck, 52 Reasons to Love a Vet consists of “playing cards” created by world-renowned illustrators specifically for this project. Playing cards, prints and posters of the images, and project books will be sold during the exhibition and are also available online.The project was developed by Ella Rue ’05 M.A., the mother of a two-time veteran. Admission fees will be donated to the NJCU Foundation and will benefit NJCU student veterans. All additional proceeds from sales of playing cards, limited edition prints and books will benefit the 52 Reasons to Love a Vet Fund launched in 2015 by the Hunterdon Healthcare Foundation.
To buy tickets, click HERE.For more information about the project, visit www.52reasonstoloveavet.org. image: Joe Ciardiello, Ace of Hearts, pen and ink and watercolor on paper.
Location: Hepburn Hall, Room 3232039 Kennedy BoulevardGallery hours: 11:00 a.m. ‑ 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, and by appointment Gallery Director: Midori Yoshimoto, (201) 200-2197Phone: (201) 200-3246
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