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1978 Maplewood Arts Center
1978 Springfield Avenue
Maplewood, NJ 07040
862-438-8191

Gallery Hours During Exhibitions:
Saturday & Sunday, 2-5pm
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1978 Maplewood Arts Center is a community space dedicated to the arts. The Center offers classes and workshops, art shows, film programs and live performances and provides a forum for artists to work, exhibit and interact.


The 14th Annual SOMA Studio Tour

June 3rd & 4th 2017 11-5pm

Stop by 1978 to see some of the artists on the Studio Tour. There are over 70 artists on the tour this year.

Artists at 1978 :

Arshad Aziz
Maya Bloom
Amanda Burns-Elhassouni
Sandra Charlap
Evelyn Graves
Gayle Mahoney

Stolen Identities
April 29th - May 26th
Opening Reception : Friday May 12th, 6-8pm

Is an essential part of our sense of self being obliterated as racial, ethnic or gender identities are compromised? "Stolen Identities" is the latest exhibit by the New Art Group, one of New Jersey's oldest art collectives.
 
Maplewood South Orange Studio Tour
Saturday & Sunday, June 3rd & 4th, from 11AM to 5PM.
stop by 1978 to see some of the artists on the Studio Tour. There are over 70 artists on the tour this year.
 
CALL FOR ARTISTS
July 8th -30th
Deadline June 30th

This show is always very popular, so apply soon! We are asking for artists to submit something self-reflective: A visual narrative expression of your happiness, anger, sadness, loves, fantasies or passions...because this is what visual artists do so well
 
Adult Watercolor
Monday or Friday, 10-11:30am
Everyone can paint. Enjoy a relax morning in a gallery setting learning watercolor with popular instructor Evelyn Graves. All levels are welcome to this ongoing class.