Newark Arts Council: Grants and artist opportunities

The Newark Arts Council is currently accepting applications for its ArtStart Grants Program.

Sunday Essay: What we choose to value

“I reject hand wringing and acting like the disappearance of arts spaces is inevitable. It’s not. But we have to subsidize based on the actual economics of the culture workers in our beloved community.”

Newark’s Gallery Aferro hosting annual art sale, artisan market & potluck party

Start and expand your art collection with work from local artists.

Nights At The Museum: Newark Museum’s “Late Thursdays” series brilliantly mixes arts and art

Manny Faces posts up at Newark Museum for the “For Freedoms” installment of the Museum’s “Late Thursdays” series.

The largest poetry festival in North America comes to Newark on October 18th

150 poetry events in four days unfold October 18th through 21st in Newark.

A stretch of Spruce Street now commemorates late Newark icon Rodney Gilbert

In Lincoln Park, there’s now a Rodney Gilbert Way.