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Presidential Pencil Portraits

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This February, local artist David Smilon will be exhibiting pencil drawings of 44 Presidents. Mr. Smilon is a retired History Professor from Bergen Community College who took up drawing as a hobby. He combined his new talent for art with his extensive knowledge of history to create the portraits hanging in our Meeting Room. Each portrait has a quote from that President under the drawing.

By |February 7, 2018|Categories: Exhibits|0 Comments

On Exhibit: Eli Hilu

The artwork of Eli Hilu will be on display at the Hillsdale Library through the end of January 2018. The 21 oil paintings are all offered for sale and 50% of each sale will be donated back to the Library.
Mr. Hilu was born in Cordoba, Argentina. There, he studied art at The Institute of Fine Arts. He is inspired by the landscapes encountered throughout his many travels. He enjoys painting in oil, choosing different hues, mixing colors and finding what is interesting to create. He is fascinated by the interplay of color, light, and shadow within landscapes and portraits. Mr. Hilu is a member of the Pascack Art Association, The Teaneck Art Cultural Center, and the Ridgewood Art Institute.
By |December 14, 2017|Categories: Exhibits|Comments Off on On Exhibit: Eli Hilu

The Thursday of the Year

Come look at our latest displays to help November go by a little faster – Autumn Feelings and Staff picks! Our first display consists of books that have “fall” in their title or subtitle. The second display has staff picks that range from books, to movies, television series, and music!

By |November 2, 2017|Categories: Book Displays|Comments Off on The Thursday of the Year