Bucks Editorial Cartoonist, Trenton NJ Illustrator Exhibit
The Trenton Free Public Library and the Trenton Artists Workshop Association present “Art by Area Cartoonists” at the Trenton Free Public Library, July 1-27.
An opening reception is scheduled from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, July 1, as part of the Trenton Downtown Association’s First Fridays and recognition of the museum’s presence in Trenton’s Creek2Canal arts district. An artist talk is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 7.
“Art by Area Cartoonists” features works by regional artists who depict everyday events through cartoons and illustrations. Participating artists include Bill Hogan from Morrisville and Ken Wilkie from Hamilton, NJ
Hogan is the retired editorial cartoonist of the Bergen Record, where he created thousands of images for the major New Jersey daily on topics ranging from political intrigue to fast food. He is also a fine art painter who exhibits regularly in the Trenton area.
Wilkie, in addition to being a cartoonist, is a retired teacher and occasional US 1 illustrator. He has created cartoons for publications ranging from the Saturday Evening Post to Good Housekeeping.