In brief: Fresh Air Montclair exhibitions

A new local outdoor art initiative, Fresh Air Montclair Exhibitions, has installed its two inaugural shows within storefronts in Montclair Center.

The stages of art, and the stages of life: Ben Wilson at Montclair State...

The retrospective “Ben Wilson: From Social Realism to Abstraction,” which runs through Saturday, Nov. 4, at Montclair State University’s George Segal Gallery, is the first survey of Wilson’s entire career.

Culture in brief: call for banners for Studio Montclair

Studio Montclair calls for submissions for banners to be hung around town, for their fundraiser The Arts in Montclair.
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State of the Art 2019 comes home to Studio Montclair

Studio Montclair's members' show, State of the Art 2019, runs through Aug. 9. It is the first time SMI has held this show in its own gallery.

Montclair Art Museum hosts Free First Thursday on April 6

Tonight, April 6, from 5 to 9, the Montclair Art Museum offers free general admission, live music, art activities and tours, and a full-service bar.The April event spotlights Matisse and American Art, the Montclair...

Culture in brief: Michael Gabriele to exhibit

Clifton artist and journalist Michael Gabriele exhibits his pastels in Montclair.
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Celebrating Ben Jones’ spiritual vision at Montclair Art Museum

Ben Jones is a socialist, who brings his activism and social consciousness into his art. Montclair Art Museum celebrates his work this month.

Local girl makes art: Valentina Roever wins award

Montclair Glenfield Middle School student Valentina Roever, 12, won the grand prize in the Rightfully Hers Youth Art Competition . 

Montclair Art Museum African American Cultural Committee opens scavenger hunt

The Montclair Art Museum’s African American Cultural Committee has organized a Summertime Scavenger Art Hunt, with proceeds to benefit a Yard School of Art scholarship.A series of galleries and art destinations throughout the tri-state...
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Open Book/Open Mind: Black history in photos that never saw print

"Unseen" reveals New York Times photos of black history.