LIGHT OF DAY

Culture in brief: ‘Good Works’ opens at Studio Montclair

Studio Montclair (SMI)'s “Good Works,” an exhibition celebrating volunteer artist members is on view through Feb. 23  at the SMI Gallery, 127 Bloomfield Ave.

Culture in brief: WAE and The Creativity Caravan present Harmony

Harmony, a group show in collaboration with artists from the WAE Center of West Orange, will open at The Creativity Caravan, 28 South Fullerton Ave., with a reception for the public to meet artists...
local coffee

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,...

Matisse provides a respite at the Montclair Art Museum

“Matisse and American Art” through June 18“Inspired by Matisse” through July 29“Janet Taylor Pickett: The Matisse Series” through July 2Montclair Art Museum, 3 South Mountain Ave. montclairartmuseum.org 973-746-5555By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsPeople love Matisse.People love Matisse and don’t even know...

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...
Unseen second graders

Open Book/Open Mind: Black history in photos that never saw print

"Unseen" reveals New York Times photos of black history.
Seed Artists at 73 See.

Culture in brief: concert and exhibitions at 73 See

A concert from Seed Artists, and upcoming exhibition, at 73 See Gallery.
State of the Art

Studio Montclair holds ‘State of the Art 2017’

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news“Hello!” “Good to see you!” and “Where’s yours?” were the white noise of the opening reception of Studio Montclair’s “State of the Art” exhibit last month, along with “Which one is yours,...
scopophilia

Gold/scopophilia*: A space for artists and friends

Gold/scopophilia* is run by a Montclair mom and artist Jen Wroblewski, who wants to demystify art owning and collecting for Montclairites.

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...