Frelinghuysen Morris House & Studio opens July 8th with self-guided tours! Buy your tickets and memberships on the website! Audio and written tours aid you in exploring at your own pace with our knowledgeable staff standing by. In the Studio, the new exhibit, Suzy Frelinghuysen: Painter & Opera Singer--Influences of Cubism & Music in her Art, displays not only her paintings and the master Cubist collection that inspired her but also her restored opera costumes from the 1940's.
Join us for a new series where we engage with selected works from the collection and enhance your experience with them. Each 2-minute video in this series will also highlight a specific technique that the artist would use. This video features Suzy Frelinghuysen's Untitled mural c.1950 created with tempura on plaster and her use of color. Click here to view this short video.
Celebrate our re-opening with a Members Party July 11@ 4pm on the patio outside the living room. A short program from Suzy's opera career by Marjorie Dix accompanied by Amy Renak will be followed by a Studio visit. Rain date July 13th. Season's Highlights include Suzy Frelinghuysen-Painter & Singer--Influences of Cubism and Music in her Art in the Studio with her opera costumes displayed for the first time. Color Theory Class w/Director/Artist Kinney Frelinghuysen July 31, 10-11:30. Painting Demos by professional artists every Friday @11am. Click Continue Reading for more names and dates.
This 2-minute episode explores the power of materials in abstract art appreciation. Enjoy Suzy Frelinghuysen's Abstract Still Life c.1963 created with oil and newsprint on canvas. Click here for the experience.