Upcoming Events

Sip & Cinema: Art Edition – The Gates

Join us for a discussion of the documentary film, “The Gates” and a consideration of the work of Christo and Jeanne-Claude. Art Center curator Mary Birmingham will be joined by Linda Blumberg, a prominent leader in the arts, who had a working relationship with Christo

Adrienne Wheeler Artist Talk

Join exhibiting artist Adrienne Wheeler for this virtual conversation about her work, specifically White Dress Narratives, on display in the Art Center's main staircase. Click here to register.

The Adjacent Possible

Join the Art Center for The Adjacent Possible, a virtual experience that mixes music, improvisational performance, storytelling, and technology to transform the audience into an orchestra. This project, conceived by artist Joshua-Michele Ross and brought to life through a partnership with Adam Brick and Adam

Fall Exhibitions: Timed Entry – November

On Saturday, October 3, the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey will reopen its spring exhibitions that were closed this past March due to Covid-19. To provide the safest viewing experience possible, visitors must make reservations through artcenternj.org for limited, one-hour time slots. All four

VACNJ Virtual Fall Fundraiser

Join us for a virtual conversation with Yvette Molina and the unique opportunity to purchase your own night-sky panel. Collect it as is or schedule a session with the artist to create a personalized symbol for yourself or as a gift! Register for the zoom

Fall Exhibitions: Timed Entry – December

On Saturday, October 3, the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey will reopen its spring exhibitions that were closed this past March due to Covid-19. To provide the safest viewing experience possible, visitors must make reservations through artcenternj.org for limited, one-hour time slots. All four

Radical LeWitt

Join Jason Rulnick and Veronica Roberts in exploring the radical nature of Sol LeWitt’s art. Rulnick and Roberts both worked with LeWitt and discuss their recent contributions to a book devoted to a little-known body of drawings LeWitt made by folding and tearing paper, that

Artist Talk: On Collaborative Practice

Join artists Adam Eckstrom and Lauren Was of Ghost of a Dream, David Anthone and Ron Norsworthy of DARNstudio, and Stephan Hillerbrand and Mary Magsamen of Hillerbrand+Magsamen in a discussion about the process of creating art through collaboration.

Winter Break Workshops for Kids & Tweens

Give the kid or tween in your life the gift of creativity this winter season! This year, our popular winter-break art workshops will be taught by our talented teaching artists live on Zoom. Each session, young artists will learn techniques in a featured media while

Fall Exhibitions: Timed Entry – January

On Saturday, October 3, the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey will reopen its spring exhibitions that were closed this past March due to Covid-19. To provide the safest viewing experience possible, visitors must make reservations through artcenternj.org for limited, one-hour time slots. All four

Winter Break Workshops for Adults & Teens

Sign up now and start the season by focusing on sculpture, photography, drawing, printmaking, and more! And with both in-person and online options, there's a safe, inspirational workshop to fit your every need. Click here to find out more and to register.

Artist Talk: Community Storytelling Through Contemporary Art

Please join us on January 12 at 7 PM for a conversation between Art Center Curator, Mary Birmingham, artist Yvette Molina, and artist Elisabeth Smolarz as they discuss the communal storytelling projects currently on view at the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey. Click here

How to Fly: A virtual event for MLK Jr. Day

On Monday, January 18, the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey will participate in Summit’s Day of Justice, Equality, and Service to Others. From 1-3 PM, the Art Center will host a virtual community project titled, How to Fly. The project will entail decorating individual