West Orange High School Spring Exhibit at the West Orange Art Center Showcases Advanced Placement Student Artists
Through an exciting partnership with the Visual and Performing Arts Program at West Orange High School (WOHS), the West Orange Arts Center’s latest show features rising stars of our arts community, from Saturday, February 24 through Saturday, March 31, 2018. On display is the work of Advanced Placement Studio Art Juniors & Seniors attending West Orange High School.
The WOHS Arts Program offers a variety of visual and aesthetic art courses. Students are required to complete a one-semester foundation course in studio art before proceeding to advanced studies like advanced drawing, design, painting, graphics and sculpture. After completing demanding advanced courses, juniors and seniors may enroll in Advanced Placement Studio Art, producing portfolios for college admission and earning up to six advanced placement college credits.
Welcome to the West Orange Arts Center! is this year’s exciting year-long celebration of the arts, representing various artists, workshops, exhibits, and activities that together will help residents get to know the West Orange Arts Center in the heart of the Valley Art District. Additional events throughout the year will showcases local talent, houses a gift shop with unique work from local artisans, and hosts workshops and events.
This program is made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts and administered by the Essex County Division of Cultural and Historic Affairs.
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Call for Artists West Orange Arts Council Art from the Heart 2018
April 7, 2018- May 20, 2018
Guidelines for Submission
1. Delivery: Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 9:00 am, 551 Valley Rd., West Orange, NJ2. Up to 3 items per artist-no storage available. 2-D only. WIRED FOR HANGING! No sawtooth hangers.
3. Maximum size 26” x 36” (rectangle) or 30” x 30” (square)
4. Maximum price $500
5. Open to both WOAC members and non-members.
6. Entry fee: $15 members / $35 non-members / $35 new members (join at drop off) (cash or check payable to WOAC only) WOAC commission is 25% of all sales
7. Pick up date: Sunday, May 20, 3:00-4:00 pm, 551 Valley Rd., West Orange, NJ
8. Attached are a label sheet and a loan agreement. Please cut out labels and attach to the back of your piece. One label and inventory number per piece. Bring loan agreement (filled out to match the labels) when artwork is dropped off.
9. Please send an email to Lisa Suss, WOAC Exhibition Director to indicate your participation firstname.lastname@example.org or for more information.
The organ inside the chest that sends the blood around the bodyThe center of a person’s personality, intuition and feelingThe shape used to represent the heart, esp. as a symbol of loveThe central, most important partWe ♥ the West Orange Arts Council!
Opening Reception: Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 3:00 - 7:00 pm
West Orange Arts Center, 551 Valley Road, West Orange, NJ 07052
An artist’s presence connects us to our community and is a crucial part of exhibit operations. Artists must volunteer at least one session at the West Orange Arts Center during gallery hours. Sign up here www.woarts.org