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(STONE HARBOR, NJ) -- Autumn de Forest has been professionally painting since she was five-years-old, has been called a child prodigy, artistic genius, and an outstanding role model, and has garnered accolades across the globe for her artwork and philanthropic passion, including an award from The Vatican. Ocean Galleries will welcome Autumn de Forest back to Stone Harbor over Labor Day weekend with an all new collection of paintings.... READ ON

(NEWARK, NJ) -- On Friday, July 27th, Lincoln Park Coast Cultural District (LPCCD), opened the 13th annual Music Festival with City of Newark Mayor Ras J. Baraka as he joined LPCCD Executive Director Anthony Smith; Newark Arts Executive Director, Jeremy Johnson and other Newark artistic leaders to launch this year’s Lincoln Park Music Festival.  At the ceremony, a street was renamed at the ceremony to honor the late Newark artist and Lincoln Park icon Rodney M. Gilbert.... READ ON

(LINCROFT, NJ) -- Michael P. Short will be a featured artist in Monmouth Museum’s New Jersey Emerging Artists Series, on exhibit at the Museum from August 17 – September 16, 2018. Short is a Monmouth Beach, New Jersey based artist who said Intentional Drift began with the forging of materials gathered from hikes and, exploring local beaches, many recovered in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. ... READ ON

(CLINTON, NJ) -- The Red Mill Museum Village has a new exhibit highlighting the radio, one of the most important inventions of the 20th century. The Sound of the Times: The Michael Molnar Collection is on loan to the museum. The exhibit showcases a collection of antique and vintage radios. Visitors can listen to a radio from over 70 years ago, hearing the sounds of the time. Ever wonder how was radio different from today? Try to tune a radio from a hundred years ago and find out for yourself!... READ ON

(NEWARK, NJ) -- NJPAC Center for Arts Education is holding its Saturday Fall Programs Registration Event on Saturday, September 8th from 11:00am - 1:00pm. During the Open House you can learn about their performing arts programs and registration process. Prospective students will also have the opportunity to meet members of our faculty and participate in trial classes. Programs available for ages 10-18.... READ ON

“You learn something new every day…” Well, maybe not EVERY day but, while researching for features, I regularly learn something new. For example, I have known about Perkins Center for the Arts for a very long time. I’ve been to many exhibitions, participated in classes, and enjoyed several of the DeCafe Concerts over the years. But, prior to talking with Perkins’ Associate Director Diane Felcyn and Folklife Center Director, Karen Abdul-Malik (better known to many as Queen Nur), I had no idea that Perkins has a Folklife Center.... READ ON

(BRANCHBURG, NJ) -- Raritan Valley Community College’s (RVCC) Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) Department will present the Art Faculty Exhibition, August 29-September 21, in the Art Gallery at the College’s Branchburg campus.... READ ON

When one thinks of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, you don’t often associate her with yarn, yet as you walk down adorable Cherry Street in dowtown Rahway you cannot help but make the connection as you pass the oversize portrait of Frida, made of yarn, created by the uniquely talented artist, Linda Grant.... READ ON

(BRANCHBURG, NJ) -- The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College’s (RVCCArts) 2018-2019 season offers performances for audiences of all ages and interests—from thrilling acrobatics, musical theatre and hysterical comedy; to musical sounds ranging from folk tunes, to Latin jazz, to soul; to holiday favorites featuring classical ballet, Irish tunes and Christmas stories; to family and children’s shows with fast-paced magic and illusion, retelling of well-known books, and inventive puppetry. The season also includes several “relaxed performances” that offer an inclusive environment that is welcoming for all theatre audiences.... READ ON

(STONE HARBOR, NJ) -- Ocean Galleries welcomes the renowned British Impressionist, Kerry Hallam, to Stone Harbor in August for his first ever exhibition in the seashore community.  The new exhibit, “Along the Coast,” will feature many coastal themed paintings as well as his signature nautical chart paintings. “Kerry Hallam – Along the Coast” opens on Friday, August 3, 2018 and runs through Monday, August 6, 2018. The exhibition, which is open daily from 10:00am until 10:00pm, is free, with all artwork on display available for acquisition.... READ ON

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