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.

Ricardo Roig’s knife-edge art at Gallery L

Westfield native Ricardo Roig makes art with stencils and razor-knives. Galley L on Bloomfield Avenue showcases his work.

Artists connect with THREAD

Artists Linda Ippolito and Nora Chavooshian connect with THREAD, at The BrassWorks Gallery.

An unsecret garden wall: Rudoren family mural

When evergreen trees hiding HVAC units did not survive the winter, the Rudoren family hired an artist to paint a mural and create street art.

Asha Ganpat’s ‘Booty’ evokes desire at Montclair’s 73 See Gallery

'Booty' By Asha Ganpat Through Nov. 573 See Gallery 73 C Pine St.73seegallery.com 973-746-8737 ashaganpat.com  By GIOYA MCRAE For Montclair Local Trinidad-born Montclair resident Asha Ganpat has been selling her art since fifth grade. Ganpat knew...

Studio Montclair presents ViewPoints 2017

Studio Montclair’s 20th annual Open Juried Exhibition, “ViewPoints 2017,” runs through June 30 at Aljira, a Center for Contemporary Art, 591 Broad St., Newark.This year’s show features 87 works selected from more than 1,000...

District 11 Congressional Art Competition for teens underway

Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen invites high school age students from NJ 11 to enter the 2017 District 11 Congressional Art Competition.Each spring, the Congressional Institute sponsors a nationwide high school visual art competition to recognize...

Matisse Week begins in Montclair

From Saturday, May 13 to Saturday, May 20, inspired by the “Matisse and American Art Exhibition” at the Montclair Art Museum, 3 South Mountain Ave., Montclair is holding Matisse Week.The exhibit presents work by...
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Culture photo: Angular rainbows at Local Coffee

“Steam Punk Rainbow,” photographs by Scarlett Givner, 13, will hang at Local Coffee, 107 Watchung Ave., through July 15. An artist reception will be held on Thursday, July 12, 6-8 p.m. Local Coffee opened in 2017,...

Studio Montclair asks for art that celebrates

To celebrate its 20th anniversary, Studio Montclair invites submissions of art that “celebrates celebrating.”SMI writes that they are “interested in work inspired by victories and achievements, like the joy of a job well done,...