Events

Current and Upcoming Art Events

Jan 25

Fantasy In Color Presents "B.L.O.M.A." - Blacks and Latinos of Modern Art Group Exhibition

"B.L.O.MA" (Blacks & Latinos Of Modern Art) This group exhibition will celebrate and showcase some of the best emerging Black and Latino visual artist. UNFORTUNATELY, Black and brown artist are not always given the same opportunity and spot light. Instead of complaining, we are doing it for ourselves!

7:00pm - 11:00pm EST

National Black Theatre 2031 5th Ave, New York, NY 10035

http://www.nationalblacktheatre.org/

Feb 1 - Feb 28

Jersey City Art & Culture - Black History Month Group Exhibition (Opening Reception - February 6th)

OPENING RECEPTION ; FEBRUARY 6th - 6-8 PM ET Join the Office of Cultural Affairs for an Opening Reception for the Black History Month Group Art Exhibition in City Hall.

City Hall, Jersey City - City Hall 2nd Floor Rotunda 280 Grove Street Jersey City, NJ

https://www.facebook.com/events/1779511808727539/?active_tab=about

Feb 2

JERKS Productions Presents: Fused Underground

JERKS Productions brings you FUSED UNDERGROUND! Join us for a night of ART, HORROR & BOOZE as we celebrate First Friday and showcase some of Philadelphia (and surrounding area)'s best local underground artists! Be sure to also take part in Mom's amazing food and drink specials! Free fun! 21+

6:00pm - 12:00am EST

Tattooed Mom - 530 South St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147

http://jerksproductions.weebly.com/fused-underground.html

Feb 11 - Feb 28

Diasporan: African American Art Exhibit Celebrating African American History Month (Opening Reception: February 11, 11:30 AM-1:30 PM)

An exhibition featuring African American artists and their new work as well as new artists from the Caribbean and the continent of Africa (specifically, Nigeria). (Image by Llewellyn Berry, "Flight By Half Moon")

Friendship Gallery Friendship Heights Village Center 4433 South Park Ave. Chevy Chase, MD 20815

http://friendshipheightsmd.gov/

Feb 21 - Feb 23

Pancakes & Booze NYC (Feb 2018)

NYC's Premier Underground Art Show featuring: -100+ Emerging Artists -Live Body Painting - Live Art -FREE Pancake Bar -21+ EVENT -7pm - 2am BOTH NIGHTS $20 Line Jumper (limited quantities) $15 Door

Past events

Dec 20

RAW Presents "Holiday RAWK 2017"

Showcasing artists and artisans from around the globe for a Holiday RAWKing Exhibition.

Cathedral Hall 380 MONTGOMERY STREET JERSEY CITY NJ 07302

http://www.rawartists.org/bfly777

Dec 5 - Jan 1

Little Wonders: 11th Annual Small Works Exhibition (OPENING RECEPTION- December 5 - 7-10 PM

Dozens of Artists, Hundreds of pieces! Our 11th annual small works exhibit. Each piece is a small treasure, a tiny jewel, a miniature delight. While this is not a "holiday" or "winter" themed show, we want to make the art available for the gift-giving season, therefore the buyer may take works at the time of purchase. No one wants another sweater. Give the gift of ART! (Or just treat yo'self. We won't tell!)

LITM - 140 Newark Avenue Jersey City, NJ

https://m.facebook.com/LITMJC/?ref=bookmarks

Nov 30

Conception Arts: New York City

Conception is a global movement: one that is not just trying to make a difference for each artist who participates, but also for the community at large. Our mission is to reshape and reenergize artistic communities around the world. To inspire ideas and provide a greenhouse for creativity and to nurture and mentor the creative groundbreakers of tomorrow.

M1-5 Lounge 52 Walker Street New York, NY 10013

https://conceptionarts.com/artist/8Sg0Yja

Nov 22 - Nov 26

Mother to Son: Dreaming In Color - Washington DC

Reception: November 24th (6-8 PM ET) A collaborative exhibit showcasing Alcohol Ink in all it's brilliance. This Mother and Son duo explores the limits of color, texture and creativity.

Anacostia Arts Center - 1231 Goodhope Road S.E., Washington D.C. 20020

Nov 17 - Nov 19

Big.Beautiful.Crazy. Solo Exhibition by Bryant Small

This exhibition is a culmination and expression of all of the experiences that have led me to this very moment... Named for the first large scale Alcohol Ink painting that I completed "Big.Beautiful.Crazy", as well as how I often describe my life - this is an exhibition that I'll share my Art from my "Inside".

Window Studio -356 Marcus Garvey Blvd. Brooklyn, NY

Oct 14 - Oct 15

BFLY777 Artistic Expressions Studio/Art Tour - Part of the JCAST 2017 Art Tour

See where the magic is made and view past, present and exclusive paintings and pieces during this Art Tour stop of the BFLY777 Artistic Expressions Studio. As part of the JCAST 2017 Art & Studio Tour, this is the very first time, my studio will be shown to the public!

12:00pm - 6:00pm EDT

http://www.thejcast.com/

Oct 11 - Oct 12

The NYC Pancakes and Booze Art Show

(21+ Only Event) 100+ Artists! Live Performances! Free Pancakes! Booze! and Body Painting!

7:00pm - 2:00am EDT

M1-5 Lounge . 52 Walker Street

http://www.pancakesandbooze.com/nyc

Oct 3 - Nov 1

LITM Presents "Neverland" Art Exhibition (Opening Reception - October 3rd)

Neverland: the mystical, changeable land that is home to Peter Pan, Tinker Bell, the Lost Boys, Tiger Lily, and Captain Hook, where you don’t have to grow up, and fairies are real, but so is the danger. There are as many versions of Neverland as there are imaginations. So set your course for “the second star to the right, and straight on til morning,” and get ready to see different interpretations of Neverland...

LITM - 140 Newark Avenue - Jersey City, NJ

https://www.facebook.com/LITMJC/

Sep 23

"Create Art Not Walls" Art Show

A show that will explore themes of of race, tension, money and power in today's political climate. An explosive collective of artist coming together artistically.

7:00pm - 12:00am EDT

356 Marcus Garvey Blvd. Brooklyn, NY 11221

Sep 10 - Oct 31

The DARK ART Themed Gallery

A gallery of emotional and enticing pieces that embrace the darker elements of self expression.

Sep 9

Bridge Arts Festival

The Bridge Arts Festival is a celebration of the creative arts. A vibrant creative community of Musicians, Dancers and Visual Arts will provide an exhilarating environment that celebrates the arts. Confirmed Musical Artists: V Music featuring Dave Watson Beninghove’s Hangman Los Hacheros Dance Performances Curated by: Dance with Me Dance Studio

Dennis P. Collins Park - Bayonne @ 1st Street

http://www.bridgeartgallery.net/event/bridge-arts-festival/

Sep 6 - Sep 30

Mother to Son: Dreaming In Color (Opening Reception)

Creativity and Art runs through our veins - is it hereditary? It is, in this case. This exhibition celebrates the artistic prowess, process and connection between Mother and Son Artists: Diane Small English and Bryant Small. OPENING RECEPTION: Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 - 7PM

7:00pm EDT

Bridge Art Gallery 199 Broadway Bayonne, NJ 07002

http://www.bridgeartgallery.net

Sep 5 - Oct 1

LITM Presents "Seeking the Light" Art Show - Opening Reception: September 5 - 7PM

In times of darkness, whether personal or societal, it is vital to keep seeking the light. Art can be a force for positive change, providing hope, solace, comfort. Art can be a beacon reminding us that we are not alone, that all is not lost. These artists have interpreted this theme both literally and figuratively to bring their light to LITM and shine it on the world! Light refreshments will be served. Full kitchen and bar available. Drink specials all night. Event Image by Lucy Rovetto

7:00pm - 11:00pm EDT

LITM - 140 Newark Ave, Jersey City, New Jersey 07302

https://www.facebook.com/events/274677409690357/

Aug 11 - Oct 13

Art As Meditation Exhibition

August - Sept 2017

Vito A. Lofts 190 Christopher Columbus Drive, Jersey City, NJ 07302

Aug 5 - Aug 25

PRIDE Verses Jersey City Exhibition

IT’S PRIDE MONTH IN JERSEY CITY!! Celebrate by being attending one of our last two shows! The LGBTQ community in Jersey City has always been a strong supporter of ours and our humble thank you is with is our annual PRIDE show! This exhibition will showcase visual art paired with poetry and short stories revolving around your experiences as a member or friend of the LGBTQ community.

5:00pm - 9:00pm EDT

The Raven Gallery & Boutique

https://www.facebook.com/The-Raven-Gallery-Boutique-457694727692344/

Jul 29

The Showroom: Pop-Up Shop Gallery

The Showroom: Pop-Up Shop Gallery ART-MUSIC-PERFORMANCE-FOOD-SHOPS

Jul 23 - Aug 25

"Frame of Mind" Exhibition

Opening Reception: July 23, 2017

Above Arts Studio 55 Morris Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08091

http://www.aboveartstudios.com/products

Jul 5 - Jul 29

LITM Presents "Undertow" Art Exhibition - Opening Reception (July 5th - 7PM)

There is perhaps nothing more fascinating than the depths of the sea… or lakes, or rivers. Any body of water is at once a source of life, a death dealing force of nature, an alien world, a place of peace, and a place of chaos.

LITM - 140 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302

http://litm.com/art/

Jun 19 - Jul 23

Let It Shine Exhibition: Opening Reception- June 19th, 7PM

An art exhibition benefitting local after-school and educational charities. There will be Comedy, Live Jazz Music, Spoken Words, Prizes, Raffles, Trivia Games, and Free Pizza for art buyers!!! (A/C Trains to Utica Avenue)

Daddy Green's Pizza Restaurant - 352 Malcolm X Blvd Brooklyn, NY 11233

Jun 17 - Jun 18

Art All Night Trenton

Also Featuring: Art All Night Trenton Artist and Crafter Marketplace Sunday, June 18, 2017 (8am -3pm)

3:00pm EDT

Historic Roebling Wire Works Building 675 S Clinton, Trenton, NJ

http://www.aantrenton.org