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April 11, 2017 – The sold out Newark Arts Honors Gala raised the bar! [ Full Press Release ]

April 11, 2017 – Newark Leaders, Schools, Children, Police and Nonprofits to March in Support of Art and Peace – [ Full Press Release

April 5, 2017Newark Arts Honors Paquito D’RiveraPaquitoDRivera.com  

April 4, 2017 – ‘Newark First Fridays’ is Here – Save the Dates! [ Full Press Release ]

March 29, 2017 Newark Arts Celebrates With 2017 Honors Gala Tonight, Wednesday, March 29, Antecedent Projects

March 8th 2017 – The 2017 Newark Arts Honors Award Ceremony and Gala: Honoree Willie Cole [ Full Press Release ] 

February 17, 2017 – Jazz Great, Paquito D’Rivera, To Be Honored at 2017 Newark Arts Honors Gala [ Full Press Release ]

February 15, 2017 – Meet Me in Newark? Why New York City’s Neighbor Is Worth a Visit – Vogue

February 15, 2017 – The 2017 Newark Arts Honors Award Ceremony and Gala: Honoree Nell Painter [ Full Press Release

February 2, 2017 – The 2017 Newark Arts Honors Award Ceremony and Gala: Honoree Richard Meier  [ Full Press Release ]

January 29, 2017Newark Grants: Funding Available For Artists, Musicians, Dancers, Newark Patch

January, 26, 2017 Newark Arts Announces the 2017-2018 ArtStart Grant Program, New Jersey Stage

January 20th, 2017 – Newark Arts Announces the 2017-2018 ArtStart Grant Program! Applications Open January 31st, 2017 [ Full Press Release ]

January 18, 2017 – Empire Actor and Arts Activist Tobias Truvillion to host 2017 Newark Arts Honors Gala – New Jersey Stage [ Full Article ]

January 9, 2017 – “Empire” Actor and Arts Activist Tobias Truvillion to host 2017 Newark Arts Honors Gala [ Full Press Release ]

December 15, 2016 – Newark Arts Names Board Members from Prominent Newark Legal Firms [ Full Press Release ] 

December 1st, 2016 – Save The Date: The Newark Arts Honors Gala is March 29, 2017 [ Full Press Release

November 29, 2016 – Here’s a List of Newark-area organizations that are looking for your help on #GivingTuesday, Brick City Live [ Full Article ]

November 1st, 2016 – Newark Arts Executive Director, Jeremy Johnson, featured in Promotional Video Announcing Newark’s Cornerstones [ Full Press Release ]

October 23, 2016 – In Speak My Mind Exhibit, Reframing Black Women Both As Subjects and Creators, Brick City Live [ Full Article ]

October 21, 2016 – 5 Questions: Lauren Craig on What to Expect From This Weekend’s Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival, Brick City Live [ Full Article ]

October 20, 2016 – Oct. 21-23 events: The best things to do this weekend in NJ, NJ105.com [ Full Article ]

October 19, 2016 – Life, Love and Honor in Newark’s Housing Projects, New York Times [ Full Article ]

October. 13, 2016 – Newark Arts’ Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival Kicks Off October 19, Hyperallergic.com [ Full Article ]

September 30, 2016 – Newark Hosts 15th Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival In October, New Jersey Stage [ Full Article ]

September 28, 2016 – Newark gears up for a culturally rich October with scheduled arts and poetry festivals, Brick City Live [ Full Article ]

September 21, 2016 – “Dear Newark, You’re Beautiful”: Exhibit featuring 350 portraits of Newarkers is now on view, Brick City Live [ Full Article]

September 15, 2016 – October Means the Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival!, Community Justice in Newark [ Full Article ]

September 13, 2016 – October means the Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival! [ Full Press Release ]

September 8, 2016 – New Jersey Fall Festivals 2016, NJ.com [ Full Article ]

September 8, 2016 – Newark Arts Receives Over 300 Responses to Five Open Calls for its 15th Annual Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival [ Full Press Release ]

July 19, 2016 – Newark Arts Council Joins Americans for the Arts’ National Study of the Economic Impact of Spending by Nonprofit Arts and Culture Organizations and Their Audiences [  Full Press Release ]

July 19, 2016 – Newark ‘Glambassador’ Lauren Craig Will Infuse Newark Arts With Her Indelible Sense of Style [ Full Article ]

July 19, 2016 – Newark Arts Council Call for Artist – Open Doors [ Full Article ]

July 14, 2016 – Newark Arts Council Names Susan Schear Deputy Director [ Susan Schear – Press July 14 2016 ]

July 1, 2016 – CALL for ARTISTS: Open Doors 2016 [ Full Article ]

June 15, 2016 – Newark Arts Council announced new collaborations and opportunities for artists at Prudential Center event [ Full Article ]

June 15, 2016 – Be a part of Newark’s annual citywide arts festival. Opens Doors is looking for proposals. [ Full Article ]

June 14, 2016 – Newark Arts Council Announces ArtStart Grant Recipients [  Full Press Release ]

June 2016 – Newark Arts Council Announces Five Open Calls For Participation in 2016 Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival [  Full Press Release ]

May 23, 2016 – Newark Arts Council Links Homelessness and Social Services with Photography [  Full Press Release ]

May 2, 2016 – An Interview With Jeremy Johnson [ Link To Video ]

April 26, 2016 – ArtStart 2016 [  Full Press Release ]

April 21, 2016 – Newark Arts Council Helps Art Reach the People of Newark [ Link To Video ]

April 11, 2016 – Newark Arts Council Receives Historic $1 Million Grant from The Prudential Foundation. [ Full Press Release ]

March 21, 2016 – Newark Arts Council Names Jeremy Johnson as Executive Director. [ Full Press Release ]