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 :
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.
April 30th 11:00-1:30pm
Join Maya Bloom to learn basic beading techniques, knotting, design and explore resources for Beads
Sunday April 30th
Gail Winbury will offer an open studio with advanced sign up
May 3rd 6:00-8:30pm
Join Maya Bloom to learn upcycling, fixing & redesigning . Bring old unused jewelry which you will recreate for contemporary use.
May 7th 11:00-1:30pm
Join Maya Bloom to learn basic upcycling techniques to transform and update your unused clothing
Saturday May 20th
Join Heidi Sussman for a mixed media demonstration.
Sunday May 21st
Join us for a discussion about The Creative Process, followed by a poetry reading
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.
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.