Upcoming Events

Sip and Cinema – Exhibition on Screen: Frida Kahlo

Take a journey through the life of the iconic Frida Kahlo—discover her art, and uncover the truth behind her often turbulent life. Making use of the latest technology to deliver previously unimaginable quality, this film takes an in-depth look at key works throughout her career. […]

Raku-Fest 2021

Raku-Fest Returns to the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey Saturday, June 12 & Sunday, June 13, 10 AM­–5 PM We are excited to announce the return of a classic Art Center event: Raku-Fest! Raku-Fest showcases a unique ceramic firing process in which red-hot ceramic […]

Summer Art Camp Begins!

Click here to learn more about all our Summer Art Camp offerings! Register now for the most creative camp in town! In-person and online options are available for kids, tweens, and teens of all skill levels. Full-day and half-day options too, including before and after […]

Summer Art Camp, Week 1

Kids (ages 5–9) NEW! Summer Sampler WAITLIST ONLY June 21–25, 10 AM–3 PM Sample all that summer art camp has to offer! Try projects inspired by our upcoming camp sessions, as well as a few based on classic summer pastimes. Projects will not be repeated later […]

Members Opening – Wendy Robinson: My Kingdom of Animals

Join Wendy Robinson as she opens her Member Exhibition, My Kingdom of Animals in Ann's Place Gallery on Sunday, June 27, 1–4 PM.   The exhibition will be on display from June 26–September 12.  For more information, click here.

Summer Art Camp, Week 2

Kids (ages 5–9) Art Around America June 28–July 2, 10 AM–3 PM Celebrate Independence Day through artwork inspired by American artists and famous landmarks. During this holiday week, we’ll make art projects like prints inspired by American artist Robert Indiana, mixed media cityscapes, and ceramics […]

Summer Art Camp, Week 3

Kids (ages 5–9) Mini Masters July 5–9, 10 AM–3 PM Kids become mini masters while experimenting with art media and techniques used by famous artists. Create a sculpture like those made by Picasso, design a mixed media work based on Alma Thomas’s paintings, and paint […]

Dreamcatcher Repertory Theater Summer Solos 2021

  Join the Dreamcatcher Repertory Theater for the return of Summer Solos (formerly Monologues@MONDO), the weekly solo reading series! All tickets $20 (advance sales only) and readings will be done on the law of the Art Center. Bring your own blanket or lawn chairs, picnic, […]

$20

Art and Personal/Collective Wellness with Melissa Diaz

Artist and board-certified art therapist Melissa Diaz will reference the creation of community art initiatives and the concept of collaboration to discuss both professional development and personal and community wellness. Diaz will speak about her journey as an art therapist, how it intersects with her […]

$10

Summer Art Camp, Week 4

Kids (ages 5–9) Animals & Wildlife Art  WAITLIST ONLY July 12–16, 10 AM–3 PM This week of camp is like taking a trip to the zoo, but way more creative! Explore the exciting world of animals and their amazing habitats. Kids will create projects such as […]

Dreamcatcher Repertory Theater Summer Solos 2021

Join the Dreamcatcher Repertory Theater for the return of Summer Solos (formerly Monologues@MONDO), the weekly solo reading series! All tickets $20 (advance sales only) and readings will be done on the law of the Art Center. Bring your own blanket or lawn chairs, picnic, and/or […]

$20

Summer Art Camp, Week 5

Kids (ages 5–9) Color Explosion  WAITLIST ONLY July 19–23, 10 AM–3 PM Explore color! This camp introduces kids to the bold pop-art movement and other ways in which vibrant colors can be used in artwork. Kids will create projects that play with colors, such as multi-colored […]