The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey offers a variety of arts and humanities-based events that inspire and educate audiences throughout the year. These events include artist talks, lectures, film screenings, theatrical performances, and exhibition-related programs open to all ages.
MLK Day 2019 at the Art Center
January 21, 2019, 12–4 PM
This year, on Martin Luther King Jr., Day, the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey will open its museum and studio spaces to members of the community so that they may view the current exhibitions and participate in the creation of a community social justice quilt.
Fall Exhibitions Last Look
January 27, 2019, 3–5 PM
Join us for the last day of our fall exhibitions, as we host an informal talk and closing reception with exhibiting artists Kevin Sampson, Fred Scruton, and Theda Sandiford.
Art to Table
March 20, 2019, 10:45 AM–2 PM
Our Art to Table events are for anyone who loves inspiring art and delicious food! Join us on Wednesday, January 9, for a tour of our winter exhibitions followed by a special prix fixe 2-course menu at Summit House Restaurant + Bar, in Downtown Summit. Bring your friends and enjoy a day of fine art and fine food!
Pop Goes the Gala!
This pop-art themed evening will feature a delicious three-course dinner as well as live and silent auctions. Celebrity auctioneer C.K. Swett returns to host a live auction of amazing art and thrilling experiences. This promises to be Summit’s party of the spring! Tickets will be available in February!