2016 Studio Tour
Sunday, June 5th
11AM to 5PM

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The 13th Annual South Orange Maplewood Studio Tour

Sunday, June 5th, 2016

With nearly 80 amazing artists in studios, galleries and group exhibitions, our Studio Tour is an event not to be missed!   

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Selected 2016 Tour Artists
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Christine Benson Vos
Artistís Statement I have been painting for a while. Sunday, I am showing still lifes and landscapes. The content of the still lifes are narrative, based o... more
Susan Brand
I'm an artist who enjoys working in a wide array of media. Nature and spiritual symbolism are my inspirations. In addition to painting and printmaking, I am ... more
Ann Vollum
British by birth, I was born in Africa and grew up overseas. In 1989, I moved to America for a couple of years... The Beasties have become my identity, they... more
Carol Cassel Baker
My work is an expression of imagined space created through color and spatial relationships. When painting an interior, for instance, I do not consider the obvi... more
Tina Bernstein
Across places and seasons, I am moved by the natural twists and bends of trees and branches, by the skin-like textures of their trunks, the vibrant colors of th... more
Sybil Archibald
STUDIO TOUR ART PARTY! - 4 great artists: Sybil Archibald, Wendy Bellermann, Debbie Markette, & April Tracey - "Hands on" demonstrations of: --- Mo... more
Jay Pingree
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Jennie Traill Schaeffer
Deemed the Kitchen Gods Artist, Jennie Traill Schaeffer is a professional visual artist, art teacher and mother, living and working in her West Orange home stud... more
Florence Weisz
If you missed my solo show at Geralyn's Gallery 103 in April, here's your chance to see "Sensuous Stripes." My studio walls are hung floor to ceiling with ar... more
Geralyn Robinson
My art reflects my love of nature,color,and my surroundings. I wonder at the colors that surround us and constantly try to recreate it in my work. Working wi... more

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2016 Special Exhibitions & Events

5 Mead Street, South Orange, NJ 07079

Pierro Gallery 
Gallery Hours M-Thurs. 11-4pm & by appointment. Open for the Studio Tour. 

The Things We Keep
May 19-June 18, 2016
Opening Reception: Thursday, May 19, 7-9 pm
Free Artist Talk: Thursday, June 2, 7pm

Six SOMA studio Tour Artists explore the many ways humans feel the need to retain and maintain materially, spiritually, environmentally, through memory, and ideals to which we adhere. Sybil Archibald, Alaine Becker, Susan Napack, Ellen Weisbord, Florence Weisz, and Tricia Zimic. Guest curator: Julia Thomson

The Geno Project
May 19-June 18
Photographs by Eugene Kappock Curated by Linda Karten and Barabara Dlugosz

Funky Fun Art at The Baird
Pop in and make some art! Family friendly art experience.

Baird Preschool Art Exhibit
2nd Floor

JUDI House: Art from the Heart
Artists from JESPY House, Arts Unbound and Glass Roots.
110 Irvington Ave, South Orange, NJ 07079

SOPAC Inspired Minds: Young Artists Exhibition 2016
Herb & Milly Iris Gallery at SOPAC
One SOPAC Way, South Orange

Opening Reception: May 11, 2106 6-7:30pm
An exhibit featuring drawings, paintings and photographs by Essex County's gifted high school artists.
Open during the studio tour 11-5pm.


Arts Unbound in the Blockbuster Windows
55 W South Orange Ave, South Orange, NJ
Artists have painted the windows as part of the ArtBender fundraiser for Arts Unbound.

Arts Unbound Showcase
100 Baker Ave. Maplewood, NJ
Shop and Gallery

South Orange Public Library
65 Scotland Road, South Orange, NJ 07079
Sunday June 5th, Open 1-5

South Orange Public Library Timeline Exhibit
150 years of library service in context of local, national and international events
The Library & the Village: Digital exhibit in the library – Historical photos
Creative building: Minecraft & Legos Children’s exhibit 

Domareki Gallery at Columbia High School
17 Parker Avenue, Maplewood, NJ 07040

AP Studio Art and Art 4 students 
An exhbition of the best of the visual arts at Columbia High School.

The Gateway Murals
9 West South Orange Avenue, South Orange, NJ, On going
Nine murals facing The Gateway luxury apartments. Artists: Oksana Berzinsh, Bill BillecMary Jean Canziani, Lawrence O'Connell, Roberta Melzl, Franc Palaia

Live Music and Art at the Woodlands
60 Woodland Road, Maplewood, NJ 07040
All day long during the Studio Tour

Tony Smith Tau
Corner of North Ridge Road and Mead Street, South Orange

Permanent monumental work by native son, Tony Smith, owned by the Village of South Orange.


Artist Interviews:
Rick Hauser Meet the Artists: A Series of Artist Interviews on Video
Hosted by Sybil Archibald and filmed and edited by Joy Yagid, the exhibit explores the perspectives and muses of 19 area artists (studiotoursoma.org/artist-videos, youtube.com/user/somastudiotour, somatv.org).