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(LEONIA, NJ) -- Marsha Heller of Leonia, New Jersey will present “New Paintings by Marsha Heller” from February 6 to February 18, 2017 at The Riverside Gallery in Hackensack, New Jersey. The exhibit highlights the development of her work from semi-representational depictions of landscapes and flowers towards the abstract, such as "Departure". ... READ ON

(NEWARK, NJ) -- On March 29, 2017, model-turned-actor Tobias Truvillion will take on a new role: Celebrity Host of the 2017 Newark Arts Honors Award Ceremony and Gala at the Avenue A Club in Newark, New Jersey. Newark Arts Honors celebrates artists that have made significant contributions both in their field and to the Newark community, while representing diverse creative communities and cultures. This year’s honorees include sculptor Willie Cole, historian and artist Nell Painter, Grammy Award winning musician Paquito d’Rivera and Pritzker Prize winning architect Richard Meier.... READ ON

(VINELAND, NJ) -- The Artists of Southern New Jersey will be displaying a variety of medium from acrylic painting to photography in the Doris Tripp Memorial Room at Vineland Public Library during the month of January. Bob Reid, Anne Reid, Henry Fickenscher, Marie Fickenscher and Pat Acton are among the artists participating in this exhibit. All artists, longtime residents of Southern New Jersey, have shown their work individually and collectively at numerous venues.... READ ON

(SUMMIT, NJ) -- The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey is offering a workshop to educate students in the art of developing effective cause political posters that peacefully express their views in upcoming marches and events that will include an education in the history of protest/support graphics. “Graphics for Change: Poster Design and Printing,” will run this Sunday, January 15 from 10:00am to 5:00pm at the Art Center in Summit and is open to children 9 years and up, allowing parents to bring their children to learn these important skills.... READ ON

(ELIZABETH, NJ) -- The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is presenting an exhibit of paintings by Mary Kooi of Summit in the gallery space at the Union County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs, located in the historic St. John’s Parsonage at 633 Pearl Street in Elizabeth. A selection of her work entitled “County Clare to Cuenca” is on display at the Pearl Street Gallery through March 31. The public is invited to enjoy the exhibit during regular gallery hours, 8:30am to 4:30pm weekdays.... READ ON

(BRANCHBURG, NJ) -- Raritan Valley Community College’s (RVCC) Visual and Performing Arts Department will present the annual RVCC Independent Study Students Exhibition, January 23 through February 10, in the Art Gallery at the College’s Branchburg Campus.... READ ON

(WEST WINDSOR, NJ) -- Professor Michael Chovan-Dalton, coordinator of the Photography and Digital Imaging program at Mercer County Community College (MCCC), is as busy in his time off campus as he is in the classroom. Chovan-Dalton is the creator of thePhotoShow, a podcast he co-hosts with Kai McBride, a photo professor and manager of photography facilities at the School of the Arts at Columbia University. The inaugural episode of thePhotoShow aired in July 2015 and, 37 episodes later, the hosts show no signs of slowing things down. ... READ ON

(BURLINGTON, NJ) -- The polls are now open for the 2017 People’s Choice Awards. An annual contest that honors New Jersey’s vital, vibrant and diverse arts community, the People’s Choice Awards saw more than 21,000 ballots cast last year and is prepped to welcome even more arts lovers as they vote for their favorite local arts organizations.... READ ON

(SUMMIT, NJ) -- The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey recently welcomed a new Director of Education & Community Engagement, Sarah Walko.... READ ON

For me, the signs reading NO TRESPASSING are only a suggestion. When the old 1960s Rolleiflex is in my hand, it is almost an invitation to explore the private collections of those I meet along the backroads and two-lane highways of America.... READ ON

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art Calendar

Joan and Robert Rechnitz Hall at Monmouth University
Friday, Jan 20 @ 7:00pm
West Long Branch

Wilson Hall at Monmouth University
Friday, Jan 20 @ 4:30pm
West Long Branch

Riverside Gallery at The Shops at Riverside
Friday, Jan 20 @ 6:00pm

Wilson Auditorium at Monmouth University
Friday, Jan 20 @ 4:30pm
West Long Branch

Visual Arts Center of New Jersey
Friday, Jan 20 @ 2:00pm

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