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1978 Maplewood Arts Center
1978 Springfield Avenue
Maplewood, NJ 07040

Gallery Hours During Exhibitions:
Saturday & Sunday, 2-5pm
Memorialized Moments : capturing the soulful spirit of human nature
February 3rd - March 18th 2018
Artist Reception : Sunday February 4th, 2-5pm

Join us this Black History Month to celebrate the work of Dolores Stewart a prodigious artist whose sculptures and paintings are inspired by moments from childhood, family and everyday life situations. Her sculptures in particular evoke the stories from her past as well as drawing inspiration from the present day.

In considering Dolores’ sculptures of her personal observations and memories, we find that they also record a true dramatization of the American culture.

Post No Bills : NJPF
March 31st – May 12th, 2018
Reception : Sunday, April 8th, 2018 2-5pm

(Closed Easter Sunday, April 1st)

The New Jersey Photography Forum explores the artistic, grungy creativity that happens on public walls, underpasses, fences and poles when people ignore the edict to Post No Bills

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Artists Talk : Photography Apps
April 7th, 2:30 - 4:30pm

Talks by Nancy Ori & Heidi Sussman with a focus on quickie ways to turn your images into painterly photographs with a few simple apps.

Shoot & Sip : Hands On Still Life Demo
April 14th 2:30 - 4:30pm

Shoot & Sip with Nancy Ori & Heidi Sussman. BYO wine, beer & any kind of camera. Lecture, demo & hands-on opportunity to photograph a professionally set up still life & food photography shooting session. Then see how easy & fun it is to turn your images into 15th century painterly photographs with the help of some apps & Heidi Sussman.

Disscussion - How to Plan an Exhibit
April 22nd 2:30 - 4:30pm

This talk by Alice Grebanier will focus on how artists develop a theme and select images to illustrate it, as well as the decisions made on how to work with the properties of a specific exhibit space to hang a show. The current exhibit, Post No Bills, will also be discussed.

Event Demo : The Transformations of Fire and Earth

Often an exhibition will have demonstrations, free workshops, poetry readings or discussion groups, along with a reception for you to Meet the Artists. This video shows the demo at Transformations of Fire and Earth

Check here often for special exhibition events.