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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ARTIST REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED!

 


Selected 2016 Tour Artists
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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
Susan Cohen Harris
Paintings, assemblage, shadow boxes and painted drawings are presented in a whimsical, narrative and representational style. Don't miss this art. Don't miss thi... more
Bill Figdor
Contemporary art painted with the traditional method of painting. Subject matter varies, as variety is the spice of life! Modern, interesting, fun and uplifti... more
Chrissy McIntyre
Artist / Writer / Anglophile... more
Tara O'Leary
Tara O'Leary The newest series of work have been inspired by the healing art of Rieki.... During my sessions I would experience a colorfull journey that was ... more
Tricia Zimic
My art is a narrative statement on human impact highlighting the juxtaposition of wild animals adapting to urban areas. I have worked many years as a re-fores... more
Nette Forne-Thomas
In my artwork I seek to portray the duality of strength and delicacy, simplicity and complexity, intellectual order and emotional impact in portraiture and fig... more
Ananda Lima
Two complementary forces usually come out in my work, one is a visual interest in strong graphical compositions and the other are more conceptual themes. The fo... more
Virginia Canino
Virginia Canino An Artist’s Statement from Wonderland “There is no use trying; one can't believe impossible things." (Alice) "I dare say you haven't had much... more
Russell Christian
I continue to obsess on the idea of picture writing. There is something about using drawing and painting speedily and physically that sidesteps preconceptions t... more

Plan Your Free Studio Tour!
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2016 Special Exhibitions & Events

THE BAIRD
5 Mead Street, South Orange, NJ 07079
973-378-7754

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
http://www.sopacnow.org

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
www.artsunbound.org

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.
https://rallyup.com/art-bender/Campaign

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

South Orange Public Library
65 Scotland Road, South Orange, NJ 07079
 http://www1.youseemore.com/southorange/
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
http://thegatewayso.com/ 
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
http://tonysmithsouthorange.org/

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).