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Advertisement for Eco-Chic 2, a Paterson Museum art project. The ad has four pictures representing each of the four seasons arranged in a square. The specifics of the project is listed in a black box in the middle.
Paterson Eco-Chic 2 at the Paterson Museum - Poem Contest

Cristina Deutsch, Exhibit Artist, The Paterson Museum

Poem Contest: Call Out to All Nature Lovers!

Theme: Eco-System, water, plants, animals, seasons.

Four winning poems will be selected by the Museum's panel to be featured in their upcoming Paterson Eco-Chic II Exhibition, at the Paterson Museum. The authors will be recognized and invited to read their poems at our opening reception on Sunday, September 16th.

  • Adults and children, Grade 7 and up
  • One poem per person
  • Original poetry, only
  • One page, single spaced
  • It doesn’t need to rhyme

Deadline for submissions: April 12th 2018
Please submit poem, your name, age (if 18 or under) and contact phone number by Email to e-mail us

The winners will be announced on our Museum Facebook page on April 21st. https://www.facebook.com/ThePatersonMuseum/
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Flyer - Urban / Rural: Landscapes of Passaic by William P. Campbell

Photo Credit Passaic County Historical Society

The Passaic County Historical Society Presents the Opening of its Newest Exhibit - Urban/ Rural: Landscapes of Passaic by William P. Campbell (1943-1992)

December 13, 2017 - March 25, 2018
At Lambert Castle, 3 Valley Road, Paterson NJ

This exhibit features the landscape paintings of local artist William P. Campbell (1943-1992). A Paterson native formally trained at Newark School of Fine and Industrial Arts and the School of Fine Arts at William Paterson College, Campbell spent his life painting the landsapes of Northern New Jersey while working as a letter carrier for the United States Postal Service in Passaic. This exhibition will feature both the urban and rural landscapes of the city of Passaic and the Passaic River.

Last updated: March 15, 2018

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