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1978 Maplewood Arts Center
1978 Springfield Avenue
Maplewood, NJ 07040

Gallery Hours During Exhibitions:
Saturday & Sunday, 2-5pm

Fresh 11.0

Join the 1978 family as we celebrate the talents and energy of our next generation of Art Stars. This annual show showcases our local High School talents and never fails to impress, astonish and entertain.

This year we are inspired by the art savvy and skill of students from: Columbia HS, Arts HS, West Essex Regional HS, Governor Livingston HS, Montclair HS and Central High.

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Opening Times

December 8th - January 12h, 2019
Opening Reception : Sunday December 16th, 3-5pm

open Saturdays and Sundays 2-5pm



December 1st 2018, 3-5pm : Drawing Workshop


  • Learn to draw people realistically
  • Draw from life
  • Develop your portfolio

This workshop will allow students to draw the model and make a portfolio ready piece to add to their concentration or to brush up on their drawing skills. This workshop is appropriate for Middle School as well as High School students. It is free drawing materials will be provided: a part of our Art Stars Program. The workshop will be led by Curtis Grayson, Columbia High School Advanced Placement Studio Art teacher.


January 12th 2019, 2-5pm : The Columbia High School Film and Animation Festival Redux

 Admission FREE