Gordley and Gallery 51
Scott Gordley a professor, author, musician, and artist is nothing short but a local phenomenon. Gordley is a professor and chair for the Art and Design department at Montclair State University. He has a love for jazz and an incredible amount of talent when it comes to the medium of painting. Gordley is currently exhibiting his work at Gallery 51, located on Church Street in Montclair. His “Family Portraits” have been getting a great amount of attention. Gordley has illustrated for Time, Esquire, Reader’s Digest, Newsday, along with other major companies. A retrospective of Gordley’s work was featured in Vienna in 1999 and had two exhibitions open in NYC in 2004. Gordley has received many awards for his work and most recently had a solo exhibition at the Apollo Theatre in NYC showing his “Legends of Jazz” series which brings together his love for Jazz greats as well as his obvious artistic talent. Gordley is doing nothing short but keeping NJ awesome! His work will be shown in Montclair until Nov. 1. Check it out before it’s gone!