New Jersey

The Arts

Featured Art Museums/Exhibits

Clifton Arts Center & Sculpture Park

The Clifton Arts Center focuses on art, architecture and history. See over 30 contemporary sculptures and take in one of the many art exhibitions. Groups can also arrange for a guided tour. 900 Clifton Ave., Clifton, NJ 07013. Passaic County. Tel: 973-472-5499. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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George Segal Gallery

Montclair State University, Normal Ave., Montclair, NJ 07043. 973-655-3382. Presents a minimum of six changing, contemporary exhibitions each year, featuring major American, international, and regional artists, as well as works of the University’s faculty and graduating students. Free.

Grounds for Sculpture

80 Sculptors Way, Hamilton, NJ 08619. 609-586-0616. Explore modern sculpture outside in this beautiful park, which has works made in concrete, wood, stone, bronze, and more. Special galleries house exhibits that look at select artists and their tools and techniques. Fee.

Hiram Blauvelt Art Museum

705 Kinderkamack Road, Oradell, New Jersey 07649. 201-261-0012. Wildlife art and big game collections of the late Hiram Blauvelt, a philanthropist, conservationist and collector. Free/Suggested Donation.

Hunterdon Art Museum

7 Lower Center St., Clinton, NJ 08809. 908-735-8415. Contemporary exhibits focused on modern and conceptual themes, design, and media. The permanent collection emphasizes works on paper from 1930-present. School and scout programs offered. Fee/Free.

James Rose Center for Landscape Architectural Research and Design

506 E. Ridgewood Ave., Ridgewood, NJ 07450. 201-446-6017. Students learn about modern landscape architecture and post-war suburban residential development of James Rose and other contemporary architects. Fee.

Montclair Art Museum

3 S. Mountain Ave., Montclair, NJ 07042. 973-746-5555. This museum strives to understand American artistic expression in historical and regional contexts. Exhibits include a gallery of landscape painting, and Native American crafts such as basketry, pottery, and regalia through time. Fee/Free.