This show is a favorite with gallery goers and artists alike.

Now in it’s 18th year, New Hope Arts hallmarks contemporary work being created today in our region and beyond.

Our distinguished jurors this year:

  • Kate Graves

    Johnson Atelier trained sculptor and regional contributor for major exhibitions since 1995, Kate is a master technician with a sensitive curatorial eye. Her work is included in the New Hope Arts Outdoor Sculpture Project.

  • Michael Cooper

    Michael Cooper is a professional graphic designer with over 30 years experience. His transformation to sculpture includes a decade of constructions and experience which culminated in several major outdoor sculpture installations in the region. His work is included in the New Hope Arts Outdoor Sculpture Project.


Artsbridge Member Show

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ARTSBRIDGE CELEBRATES 25 YEARS EXHIBITING THE REGION’S FINE ARTISTS’ WORK
25th Members’ Exhibition: March 22 through March 31
Artsbridge will hold its 25th Annual Members’ Art Exhibition, showcasing its members’ art: from realistic to abstract, impressionist to contemporary, visitors and collectors will find a wide variety of work that celebrates the energy and inspiration of the river valley region. New members are welcome to join this non-profit organization of over 250 artists and writers. With no entry fee, this show provides a great opportunity for area artists to show and sell their work. In addition to this exhibition, Artsbridge members enjoy many benefits throughout the year including: a “Distinguished Artist” lecture series, a plein-air painting group, discussion groups and more.

Interested artists can find more information about the organization and a prospectus for the exhibition at www.Artsbridgeonline.com. All new and current members are invited to submit one piece of art, and deliver it to the big red mill at the Prallsville Mills on Tuesday, March 19, from 4:00–6:30 p.m. Artists may join and members may renew on drop-off day. All work ranging from oil, watercolor and pastel paintings, mixed media, photography and sculpture will be for sale. Artist Susan Roseman, of Rosemoon Studios and Gallery in Plumsteadville PA will choose the award-winning works, which will be announced at the opening reception. There will be a People’s Choice Award too. Visitors to the show can vote for their favorite work of art, the winner will be announced at the close of the show.

The opening reception for this event will be held on Saturday, March 23rd from 3–5 PM at the historic Prallsville Mills in Stockton, New Jersey–a long-time inspiration for the area’s artists. The show will be open for visitors from 12:00 to 4:00 Fridays through Sundays, March 22–31, and 10 to 12:30 on Sunday, March 24. Be sure to visit this premier art exhibition, and enjoy the start of the spring season along the banks of the Delaware!

 

 

 


 

Rodney Miller was awarded the the Artsbridge Artist Laurel. On occasion the Board of Directors vote to give the award to someone for their major contributions to the Arts and the Arts Community. Rodney, as we all know, is a long time member of multiple organizations and is a hard worker for all of them. He has been Artsbridge Vice President, Exhibition Chair as well our photographer in residence. Although he is retiring from the Board, he will continue to work on our shows and programs. The lovely stained glass award (note the camera motif) was designed as always by Sun Flower Glass.


RANDALL GRAHAM DEMO/PRESENTATION – SPECIAL DAYTIME EVENT!
Saturday, February 23, 2019 from 2 to 4 pm
St. Martin of Tours Church, School Classroom 104, 1 Riverstone Circle, New Hope

Award-winning artist Randall Graham will be presenting his work and talking about his painting process, discoveries and current paintings.
Randall will be demonstrating his oil and cold wax method.
For more information about Randall, visit www.randallgraham.com

 

EMILY THOMPSON PRESENTATION
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 from 7 to 9 pm
St. Martin of Tours Church, School Classroom 104, 1 Riverstone Circle, New Hope


As a fine artist Emily has been recognized both regionally and nationally for her paintings. Her work is about the beauty of design, atmosphere, mood, color, the application of paint and texture. She is influenced by the landscape both rural and urban, roadside architecture and vintage signage. She has exhibited at The Woodmere Museum in Philadelphia, The Philadelphia Sketch Club, The Trenton City Museum, The Monmouth Museum and other venues in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and California. Emily’s work is part of private collections throughout the U.S. Emily and her husband, fine artist George Thompson live and work in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Visit www.ethompsonstudio.com to see more of Emily’s work.


2019 is The Hunterdon Art Tour’s 3rd year. Our registration closes on February 15th, the event is May3-5. The event is robust this year.

It would be great to have Artsbridge and/or Artsbridge artists involved. Our goal is to create connections among the arts/artists/arts organizations throughout Hunterdon County and Artsbridge is Hunterdon County institution. Florence Noonan has opened her studio for the past 2 years with THAT.

I’m hoping you could share the event links with Artsbridge’s members through email or a group post…

This is the CAFE listing:

artist.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=6010

This is our website: thehunterdonarttour.com

More information:
The Hunterdon Art Tour 2019 –
Baptistown, New Jersey 08803

Entry Deadline: 2/15/19

The Hunterdon Art Tour (THAT) is an annual countywide driving tour of artist’s studios. THAT cultivates awareness of and builds connections within Hunterdon County’s abundant creative and educational communities, and thereby gains recognition for the county as a vital home and destination for the arts.

In homage to the great American road trip, THAT curates a countywide studio tour along the region’s scenic by-ways, linking together a mixture of arts venues and studios as engaging day trips. Through these enriched interactions, THAT supports diverse artists of all ages working in the fine, visual, performing and literary arts.

 THAT 

  • Is envisioned as the signature event through which artists, arts educators, cultural leaders and creative-minded people can find each other, form peer groups, foster opportunities for collaboration, curate events and exhibitions and engage youth through the schools.
  • Strengthens existing partnerships and forges new connections across the county’s 26 municipalities.
  • Offers visitors an opportunity to interact with artists in intimate settings located amongst the lands we call home.
  • Helps illuminate what it means to be a Hunterdon County artist at this time in history, here in Hunterdon County and in relation to the wider world.

Lambertville Collage Classes from Nancy Shill

Start the new year with art!
I’m offering collage classes at the Lambertville Library once again

Wednesday Afternoons from 1 to 3:30
Jan 16, 23, 30 & Feb 6

The cost will be $120 for the 4 classes

All levels are welcome.
My classes are fun and will loosen you up.
I will encourage working in abstract but it is not required
A list of materials will be provided

Send checks made payable to Nancy Shill
To 12 Eden Roc, New Hope PA 18938

Call me if you have any questions 267-679-2976

Happy New year!
Nancy Shill


2018-19 PA Partners in the Arts Project Stream Guidelines (PDF)

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Applications must be submitted electronically via DCED’s Electronic Single Application (ESA) website (esa.dced.state.pa.us) on or before June 20, 2018. Late applications may not be accepted.

DESCRIPTION

PPA Project Stream provides grants of up to $2,500 to eligible

organizations and individuals to conduct arts projects.

The features of Project Stream are:

  • Grants are awarded annually and applicants must reapply every year.
  • Application is for projects that have not yet occurred. The activities period is from September 1, 2018 – August 31, 2019.
  • Applicants may submit one (1) Project Stream application per PPA service region, per grant period.

APPLICANT ELIGIBILITY

In general:

  • Project must be an arts activity, take place in the PPA Partner’s service region and have a public component.
    • In some instances, public access to the arts is limited by circumstances beyond the control of the applicant. Examples of this include programs for individuals who are institutionalized, incarcerated, or otherwise unable to access public programs. Applications for projects providing access to the arts in such environments will not be disqualified as a result of the public being unable or not allowed to attend.
  • For profit organizations are ineligible.
  • The applicant, if an individual, must be at least 18 years old.
  • PPA Project Stream applicants may not apply to the following grant programs for the same grant period: PPA Program Stream, PCA AOAP Track, or PCA Entry Track.
  • PPA Project Stream applicants may apply to the following PCA grant programs during the same grant period: Arts in Education Residencies; Preserving Diverse Cultures; and Citizens for the Arts in Pennsylvania’s Professional Development and Consulting.

 

2018 Member Show Winners

 

 


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Great opportunity for local artists (within 25 miles of Flemington) to exhibit art at a local yoga studio.

Opening reception for the artist is included.

If you should be interested, please contact Billie at billimaus@yahoo.com or 908-963-9824.

A Life in Balance- Physical Therapy & Yoga
50 Mine Street
Stangl Factory
Flemington, NJ 08822

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Artists’ Gallery,
an artist run gallery in the heart of Lambertville, New Jersey, has openings in the gallery roster and seeks applicants for membership.  Artists who would like to exhibit their work year-round in one of New Jersey’s premier art towns and who would enjoy working with fellow artists in the operation of a professional art gallery can find more information about the gallery and the membership process here: http://www.lambertvillearts.com/membership.php

Applicants should have a body of quality artwork ready to exhibit, preferably will have an exhibition history, and should be able to take on the gallery responsibilities listed on the website.


 

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New website announced that will be a resource for artists to sell their work. We hope it will be like EBay for artists. It will be marketed to Interior Designers and anyone who wants to buy art. Artists may easily upload an unlimited amount of work and create their own Gallery/ Website. Cost is $5 per piece + 20% commission.

Unlike other art websites it will only sell fine art. All mediums accepted.

 

www.designerhouseart.com

 

 

 


ATTENTION ALL MEMBERS!

If you are an ARTSBRIDGE member with news that you would like listed here, please forward 1 JPEG of your work along with your name, artwork title, and a short description of 50 words or less telling about your show. Be sure to include dates and times for opening receptions if applicable. Make all submissions to the webmaster today!PLEASE NOTE: Any submissions to the webmaster will be posted to the site AS IS. We do not edit, proof or spell check your work. Please review prior to submission. We will scale your jpeg down to size if needed. To keep things fair, we only post 1 image per person per show.

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