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A Celebration of Regional Artists Joyce Levine and Robert Demarest: Opening Reception Thursday, October 27th, 2005

A Celebration of Regional Artists

Opening Reception Thursday October 27th 7 – 9 PM.

Joyce Levine and Robert Demarest

Members $5. non-members $10*
The Bergen Museum presents an exhibition of works by two of the regions most exciting and accomplished artists, Joyce Levine of Washington Township and Robert Demarest of Hawthorne, NJ. The exhibit runs from and October 15th – December 31st. The Museum’s Opening Reception is held Thursday October 27th 7 – 9 PM. Members $5. non-members $10. The Bergen Museum is located on the lower promenade of the Bergen Mall, route 4 East & Forest Avenue in Paramus.

Joyce Levine is known for her portraiture and loves to paint working in Pastel, Watercolor, Oils, Gouache and Collage. She is an ardent admirer of Sargent and Sorolla and worked to achieve the effects of sunlight and bright color in her paintings. Ms. Levine studied portraiture and landscape painting under the tutelage of Paul C. Burns of Ridgewood. She has won top awards at many art shows and was included in Who’s Who of American Women. Her Painting, “The Jester” is in the permanent Collection of the Bergen Museum of Art and Science.

Joyce Levine –> My Web Site

Robert Demarest is an award winning watercolor artist, medical illustrator, and author. He has recently been traveling the world, lecturing, researching, and writing a book on the well-known American artist Winslow Homer. Demarest has received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association of Medical Illustrators and the coveted Crosby Medal from the John Hopkins University School of Medicine. He now divides his time between trout fishing and producing fine works of art, mostly in the watercolor medium.

Robert Demarest

A Celebration of Regional Artists runs from and October 15th – December 31st

Museum hours 10 – 5 PM Tues. Wed., Thurs. & Sat. General Admission: Free to Members, Adults $5. Children & Students $3., Wed. Seniors free. Groups by appointment. Visit www.thebergenmuseum.com,
* Admission is representative of your small donations to the Museum operations.