Arts & Entertainment

September 12, 2020

Watch videos below on the virtual opening reception and announcement of the winners. BELMAR, NJ — Belmar Arts Center has announced the winners of the 16th Annual Juried Art Show, its signature event of the year featuring 60 pieces from artists in the tristate area. Taking first place in JAS16 ...

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UPDATE: Online Deadline Extended to Wednesday, August 19 at Midnight BELMAR, NJ — Belmar Arts Center is seeking entries that exude “the highest level of artistry” for its 16th Annual Juried Art Show, to be held virtually for the first time. Paintings, drawings, photography, mixed media and ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Belmar Arts Center has unveiled “Gallery of Images” — its first virtual photography exhibition featuring 60 pieces chosen for their “vital spirit that makes a photograph greater than the sum of its parts.” Those are the words of contemporary multimedia artist Catherine Trapani who ...

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Online Deadline to Enter is Today, June 22 at Noon BELMAR, NJ — Photographers are invited to participate in Belmar Arts Center’s annual juried photography exhibit, which will be a virtual show with an open theme. Only 60 images will be chosen for the “Gallery of Images,” which is open to ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Belmar Arts Center member Louise Krasniewicz has whipped up a way to bring a little magic into people’s lives. She’s created a virtual version of her Magical Poppet Workshop, which offers step-by-step instructions on how to make these symbolic dolls — popular in folklore — from ...

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BELMAR, NJ — After Belmar Arts Center members Sandy Taylor and Denise Van Dyke collaborated with two other artists on an exhibit that would complement their contrasting styles, the results of those efforts — “Juxtaposition” — opened at the Thompson Park Creative Arts Center in Middletown. But ...

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Take Virtual Tour of Current Fiber Arts Plus Show BELMAR, NJ — Belmar Arts Center closed its gallery on March 21 until further notice — an announcement the BAC Board of Trustees made in an email the previous day. “We are all facing extraordinary and unprecedented times. The BAC Board of ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Belmar Arts Center will continue to be open during regular gallery hours, but all classes, events and shared interest groups have been canceled or postponed through April 1. “The BAC is committed to practicing the proper precautions and protocol to help keep our community, staff and ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Artists who work with textiles — in different forms and styles — are showcased in Belmar Arts Center’s current exhibit, which runs through April 24. The Fiber Arts Plus Show features 40 entries that are diverse in both materials and methods. On the materials side, fabric, yarn, ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Artists who work with textiles — in many forms and styles — are invited to participate in Belmar Arts Center's Fiber Arts Plus Show, which will run from March 10 to April 24. “Fiber art is a form of fine art that elevates the use of textiles, such as fabric, yarn, natural and ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Several members of Monkeyworks, the “new world jazz” music ensemble, will perform on Friday, February 21 at Beach Haus Brewery. The group will play its own materials and is expected to break new ground during its evening performance at Belmar’s landmark craft brewery, located at 801 ...

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ASBURY PARK, NJ — Keeping with tradition, Beach Music Studios Annual Holiday Party placed the spotlight on what continues to make it Belmar's very own musical  classic: a dazzling showcase of young musical talent. Marking its 15th year, the event returned to The Stone Pony on December 15 where ...

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WALL, NJ — The 12th annual Christmas Light Show has returned in grand style, illuminating the grounds of The All New McCann’s Restaurant at Spring Meadow Golf Course. A new 25-minute show will burst in some 80,000 lights and displays synchronized to music at 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, ...

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