Date: 
Thu, 08/17/2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

  • Burlington County Library
Room: 
Meeting Room A & B

At Albert’s 2-hour programs all participants are invited to hear a short presentation by the artist, he will walk the participants through his exhibition & show a selection of his posters in addition to the gallery exhibition, and then create their own collage in his style using the same materials he likes to use, namely the printed cardboard packages of consumer products (including but not limited to Cereal Boxes, which are his favorite!)

Finally, all participants will receive a special art gift, compliments of the artist. They can each pick one of a selection of about 20 of his self published limited edition prints which he will give out & sign for FREE as a special thank you for attending.

  • 4-6pm
  • Ages 13-18
  • Registration required
  • Sponsored by The Friends of the Burlington County Library, Inc

New York Pop Artist & Author Michael Albert will be bringing his famous "Modern Pop Art Experience” to the Burlington County  Library in August accompanying an exhibition of his Pop Art Collages for the month of August, opening August 1st & running for the whole month of August.

Albert is the author of “An Artist’s America” (Henry Holt, 2008), an artist’s autobiography written for a young (and grown up) audience, and is well known for the collages he makes from the printed packages of famous consumer brands.

He will be on a Summer long Pop Art Tour where he is bringing the program to libraries, museums & festivals to over ninety (90!!) venues in 9 states! In addition to his workshop, he will be displaying a Retrospective Exhibition of his Modern Pop Art works in the library’s art gallery from August 1-31st. The exhibit will span nearly 30 years of work!

He is looking forward to sharing his unique form of collage & upcycled art with students & art lovers of all ages in this region! Albert has been bringing his program to libraries, schools, museums & festivals all over the USA & in Europe for over a decade.

For more information about Michael Albert & his traveling program schedule, please visit www.michaelalbert.com

Type: 

  • Teen

Registration Status: 

  • Registration Required
Presented by: 
Michael Albert and the Youth Services Dept
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