ARTisSpectrum Vol. 31, May 2014

130 ARTisSpectrum | Volume 31 | Made possible through the generous support of: Additional support has been provided by Ellyn and Saul Dennison Party Time: Re-imagine America A Centennial Commission by Yinka Shonibare MBE on view through 11.09.2014 In the opulent interior setting of the Victorian Ballantine House, Yinka Shonibare has staged an imagined scene of a dinner party. Originally created in 2009 in honor of the Newark Museum’s centennial, the animated body language of the guests suggests a moment in which proper Victorian etiquette has been cast away. This indulgent celebration of prosperity tips toward misbehavior and even debauchery. Enjoy this magnificently conceived art installation on view for a limited time. always exciting. 49 washington street, newark, nj 973.596.6550 711 tel tty On-site parking available web