Save the date! Newark Arts invites you to a festive evening of networking, dinner, and dancing at its annual Honors Gala on March 29, 2017 at The Avenue A Club in Newark, NJ. The yearly event celebrates the transformative power of the arts, honoring artists who have...read more
Fall is upon us with a flurry of arts and cultural activities. The summer was equally busy for the Newark Arts Council (aka Newark Arts). In case you missed it, check out “What Newark Arts Did This Summer.” It’s an exciting overview of how we’re powering the arts to...read more
< BACK TO BLOG The 15th Annual Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival kicks off in less than two months, and it’s already shaping up to be the best one yet! How do we know? In response to five open calls for artists, events, pop-ups and galleries, Newark Arts and its...read more
Hundreds of artists. Dozens of exhibits. One great city. Planning is officially underway for Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival 2016, the Newark Arts Council’s signature celebration of the arts, taking place from October 19-23, 2016. Over four inspiring days, Newark’s...read more
Ever wondered, “What exactly does the Newark Arts Council do?” Find out at our 2016 Annual Meeting and Reception!
< BACK TO BLOG Have you ever thought to yourself, “I love the Newark Arts Council! Now what exactly is it that they do again?” If so, our upcoming Annual Meeting and Reception is just the event for you. The Prudential Center will host the affair on Tuesday, June...read more
Here at the Newark Arts Council, we don’t believe in starving artists…or starving art programs! That’s why, since 2001, our signature grants program, ArtStart, has been providing critical funding for arts and cultural activities in the state’s largest city. Earmarked...read more
< BACK TO BLOG Just over a year after his sudden passing, the Newark Arts Council will honor Dr. Clement Alexander Price with the prestigious 2016 Medal of the Arts at its upcoming Gala Fundraiser, “If Not For Clem”, on Thursday, March 31, 2016 from 6 pm to 10 pm....read more