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The Program in Visual Arts at the Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton University will present “Megerman Beach,” an installation by senior Amalya Megerman exploring her childhood memories, familial relationships, and the ways in which nostalgia and identity both illuminate and obfuscate those recollections. The installation will be on view April 18 through April 21 in the Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau Street. A reception with the artist will be held on April 21 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the gallery. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public.

The Lewis Center for the Arts’ Program in Visual Arts at Princeton University will present an installation by senior Veronica Nicholson that explores memory through a range of media. The installation will be open April 11 through April 15 in Room 301 at 185 Nassau Street on the Princeton campus each day from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. A reception with the artist will be held on April 14 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in Room 301. The installation and reception are free and open to the public.

The Program in Visual Arts at the Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton University will present “to wake,” an extensive series of digitally-created illustrations by senior Aliisa Lee. Gallery viewers will have a chance to “walk through the story” as they move through a room lined with a sequential visual narrative. The exhibition will be on view April 18 through April 21 in the Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau Street. A reception with the artist will be held on April 21 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the gallery. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public.

The Lewis Center for the Arts’ Program in Visual Arts at Princeton University will present a multimedia exhibition by senior Neeta Patel that explores mark-making, its transposition through a mechanical process, and distribution. Entitled “time is a floating point number.” the exhibition will be on view March 21 through 25 in the Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau Street. A reception where visitors can meet the artist will be held on March 21 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public.

The Lewis Center for the Arts’ Program in Visual Arts will present “MEDIA STUDIES,” an exhibition of new student work from fall 2014 visual arts classes in a wide array of mechanical and electronic media. The work was curated from a dozen courses in experimental and documentary film production, analog and digital photography, typography, graphic design and desktop publishing, and consumer media and DIY culture. Most of the work will be on view in the Lucas Gallery from February 2 through 10, with documentary films screened on February 4 at 5:30 p.m. in the James M. Stewart ’32 Theater. Both venues are located at 185 Nassau Street. An opening reception will be held on February 4 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. Both the exhibition and screening are free and open to the public.

The Lewis Center for the Arts will present Selfie Expression, an end-of-semester showing of digital self portraits created by students in the fall Princeton Atelier course, “Pay Attention: The Art of Here and Now,” taught by theater and media director Marianne Weems. The showing will take place on Thursday, December 12 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. in the Marie and Edward Matthews ’53 Acting Studio at 185 Nassau Street. This culminating performance will take the form of a gallery installation, with areas of the Acting Studio devoted to each of the student artists. Visitors are encouraged to come and go throughout the event.

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An exhibition of work by six photographers—Princeton alumni Lily Healey, Carlos Jiménez Cahua, post-doctoral fellow Sara Sadri, faculty member Deana Lawson, Hodder Fellow Miko Veldkamp, and Princeton resident Adam Ekberg—will explore the nature of photography by focusing on the medium's changing issues in a digital age. "Photography: Before & After" runs September 17 through October 4 at the Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau Street.