Sunday, December 28, 2008

Open Juried 3D Show

Feb 7th- March 4, '09
Open to all artists who work in 3-D- free standing or wall-hanging
Guild of Creative Art
620 Broad St
Shrewsbury, NJ 07702
Rec'ing: Thurs, Feb 5, noon to 7pm and
Fri, Feb 6, noon to 4:30pm
Opening Reception: Sunday Feb 8th, 2009 3-5pm

Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Exhibit at Ocean County Artists' Guild

Prints and Manipulated Photography
January 4th 2009 to January 27th 2009 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Paul Dresher will exhibit his prints in Gallery I, and Wendy Ritch will show her photography in Gallery II. The opening reception will be held on Sun.January 4th, 1-4 p.m. and is open to the public free of charge.
Location: Ocean County Artists Guild, Ocean & Chestnut Aves., Island Heights
Phone: 732-270-3111
Tickets: Free of charge

Thursday, December 18, 2008

Holiday Party/ Reception

The Noyes Museum of Art

Associate Artists' Exhibition-
Dec 9 - January 11, 2009
Reception and Holiday Party featuring the Tony Day Trio
December 19th, 5-8pm

Celebrate the season with a festive holiday party and opening reception to view [including moi!] the latest exhibition of works by the Noyes Museum of Art's Assocate Artist members. Meet the artists, enjoy refreshments and shop for unique gifts in our Museum store and our Artful Gifts display.

Call to Artists- Guild of Creative Art

Calling all 3-D Artists!
Shrewsbury, NJ February 2009
Open Juried Show for 3-Dimensional Art. You may enter in any media such as glass, wood, paper, clay, metal, etc. Work may include installation, video, multi- media, photo collage, conceptual, non-representational and abstract pieces that can hang on the wall or from the ceiling or stand alone on the floor or pedestal.

Entry fees will be: $7 for one; $12 for two and $15 for three entries (members);
$10 for one; $15 for two, and $20 for three entries (non-members).
Two Judges will jury the show.
A People's Choice monetary award will be given at the end of the show.

Receiving: Thursday Feb.5th noon-7pm and Friday Feb 6th noon-4:30pm.
Declined work must be picked up on Saturday Feb. 7th noon-4:30pm.

Reception: Sunday, Feb. 8th 3-5pm.

Saturday, December 13, 2008


Year Round Exhibit changed every 30 days. Currently exhibiting with a holiday theme....Monday through Friday 10-5pm. 218 Main St, Toms River, NJ

Art Happenings

Out of the Ordinary
December 6th 2008 to January 5th 2009 1:00 PM
Exhibit of recent paintings by Sven Widen & Lizzi Schippert. Riverrun Gallery, Lambertville. Meet the artists Sundays 1-5pm, Dec 14 & 21. Mon,Wed thru Sat 10-5, Sun noon-5.
Artists 732.929.9732 Gallery # below.
Location: Riverrun Gallery, the Laceworks, 287 S. Main .St. (Rt. 29), Lambertville, NJ
Phone: 609-397-3349
Tickets: free

Victorian Open House and Members' Holiday Show December 6th to December 23rd 2008
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Ocean County Artists Guild, Ocean & Chestnut Aves., Island Heights
Phone: 732-270-3111
Tickets: Free of charge

All Member, All Media Juried Art Exhibition
December 7th 2008 to January 7th 2009 12:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Exhibit hours Mon- Sat, Noon-4:30PM, Thurs 'til 7PM
Location: The Guild of Creative Art, 620 Broad St, Shrewsbury, NJ 07702
Phone: 732-741-1441
Tickets: Free

Artist's Reception: The Faces of Women
December 13th 2008 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
The Faces of Women features oils and monotypes by Joyce Stolaroff. These figurative paintings convey a very graphic, almost confrontational view of their subjects. Exhibit runs from Dec. 3, 2008 through Feb. 20, 2009.
Location: JCC's Gallery on Grant, 100 Grant Ave., Deal, NJ
Phone: 732-531-9100
Tickets: Free

Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Sculptoure 2009- SICA

MAY 8 - OCTOBER 12, 2009

SICA [Shore Institute of Contemporary Art] is launching the third year of its "urban sculpture park" throughout the City of Long Branch, NJ; the promenade along the Atlantic Ocean, in Pier Village, and at Monmouth University. There will be over 70 highly visible outdoor locations for the installation of outdoor sculpture, such as parks and open spaces, downtown sidewalks, and the sides of buildings for relief sculpture. Go to:
for a prospectus.

Saturday, December 6, 2008


December 13th 2008 to December 14th 2008 3:00 PM
Every holiday season for over 20 years, the Company of Dance Arts brings the magic of The Nutcracker to life! Set to Tchaikovsky's stirring score; soloists from NYC ballet companies join the accomplished local dancers in the most popular ballet.
Location: Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank
Phone: 732-842-9000
Tickets: $30, 22, $12 with discounts for seniors and children

Art & Copyright

Copyright Workshop - February 9th at 6PM

Executive Director for NJ Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts - Tracey Batt, will give a workshop on copyright issues for individual artists and arts organizations. Have questions about how to copyright your work, copyright and the web, the best way to obtain releases, contracts and more. Join us at the Monmouth Museum [On the Brookdale Community College campus, 765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, NJ 07738, Tel (732) 747-2266] on February 9th at 6PM for this informative presentation. RSVP to: Cost: $10.00 for Members & $15.00 for Non-Members.

Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Mattison Gallery - Opening Reception

701 Mattison Ave
Asbury Park, NJ

Grand Opening and Artists Reception
Sat, Dec 6, 2008, 6-10pm

Featured Artists:
Marcy Paley Cohen
Mark Dornan
Ann Hayes
Joel Monesson
Ted Ricchiuti

December Calendar for fun in Asbury Park

Holiday Events:
12-1: World AIDS Day
Terry Reidy's B-Day

Revision Theatre presents Scrooge in Rouge, an English Music Hall Christmas Carol at VFW, 701Lake Avenue. Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays during December. Opening night December 4th. Contact for additional information.
Annual AP Student Holiday Art Exhibit - City Hall lobby on display to Jan. 5, 2009
City Tree Lighting with Santa at Fireman's Park 5:30 PM
Meat Loaf at Convention Hall
12-6: Community Marketplace, Transportation Center (Train Station) 10 AM to 5 PM.
Call 732.502.4579 or 732.988.3734 for space.
State Playoffs - AP High School vs. Metuchen at Rutgers Stadium
American Boychoir Christmas choir at 7 PM at Trinity Church, 503 Asbury Ave.
12-6: First Saturday - Festival of Lights -downtown - Sponsored by Jersey Central Power and Light.
Music, dining, late night shopping. Free parking in Bangs Avenue garage.
12-6 & 12-7: Holiday Lights With Sips of Cheer presented by Provincetown Fringe Festival in Asbury
Park at Stephen Crane House, 508 Fourth Ave. Call 732.807.4052 for reservations.
12-8: Boys & Girls Club Christmas Party for member children and their families.
12-12: Soldiers on Fire Ministries - "Concert for A Cause" - Salvation Army, 605 Asbury Ave., 7 PM.
12-13: 5th Annual Kwanzaa Celebration at Asbury Park Middle School at 2 PM.
Monmouth County Park System Holiday Party, Coastal Activity Center at Salvation Army, 605
605 Asbury Ave., 12:30 to 2:30 PM.
12-19: Christmas Toy Give Away - Trinity Church, 503 Asbury Ave. at 3 PM
12-20& 12-21: The Prodigal - Faith Baptist Tabernacle, 1209 Bangs Ave.
12-25: Christmas Dinner at Asbury Park Fire Department - 11 AM to 1 PM.
12-28: Polar Bear Race - Asbury Park Boardwalk
1-1-09: Sons of Ireland Polar Bear Plunge - Asbury Park Beachfront.

No one does holidays like us.
Only in Asbury Park!