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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.


4th July Community Art Project

Wednesday March 30th, 7pm

We are kicking off this years 4th of July Project with a brainstorming party at 1978 on Wednesday, March 30th at 7pm. Wild Honey Catering will be providing some refreshments to fuel your fire.

Stop by to nibble and contribute your ideas and creativity to the July 4th Art project 

For more info contact B John : bjohnk1@gmail.com

 

 

What's Beneath?
May 1st - 29th, 2016
Opening Reception, Sunday May 1st 2 - 5pm

Drawing is an expansive art term, encompassing many styles, methods and media with one fairly consistent characteristic: drawing involves the direct hand of the artist.
 
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.
 
FREE Trace Monotype Demo
Saturday, May 22nd, 2:30-4 pm
Cynthia Smith Weiss and Denise Hardie will be offering a free demonstration on their techniques for incorporating mixed media with their printing to create one-of-a-kind pieces.
 
Maplewood South Orange Studio Tour
June 5th 11-5pm
stop by 1978 to see some of the artists on the Studio Tour. There are over 60 artists on the tour this year.