Recent Work by Art Alliance Members
RED BANK, NJ - Catch up with what the artists in the Red Bank area have doing lately when the Art Alliance of Monmouth County opens its 2014-2015 Exhibition Season with “In With the New”, a non-juried show of recent works by members. The show will be in the gallery, at 33 Monmouth Street, Red Bank, from September 6 until September 30.
The work of Robert and Barbara Edelhauser (Toms River) will be featured in the gallery windows.
Lars Tollefson (Matawan) will play jazz on the ocarina during the opening reception on Saturday, September 6, 2014, from 6-8 p.m. All ages are welcome to attend and refreshments will be served.
Come by then, or during gallery hours, Tuesday through Saturday, 12 to 4 p.m., to look at the new art, take a break during your day in Red Bank, and pick up a class and studio schedule.
Exhibitions at the Art Alliance change monthly. Six exhibitions a year are for members of the Art Alliance only. Three exhibitions, including the upcoming 28th Annual Juried Exhibition, are open to members and non-members. Every January, the Art Alliance hosts an invitational show, featuring work by notable area artists. During the summer months, the programming is open to artists selected by the Art Alliance’s curators who undertake their own shows.
Membership in the Art Alliance is open to visual artists at any skill level and to art lovers. Membership fee is $30 per year. Benefits of membership include reduced entry fee for all exhibits ($5 per piece for up to 3 pieces for members; $10 per piece for non-members); affordable studio space; diverse classes and workshops; networking opportunities; the possibility of mounting an independent exhibit during the summer. In addition, the Art Alliance maintains a website, a bi-monthly newsletter, and a Facebook page.
The Art Alliance’s studio space, also at 33 Monmouth St., hosts classes and workshops for members and their children, and can be rented by members for group, class, personal, or event use, depending on availability.
For more information, visit the website at www.artallianceofmonmouth.org, or visit or call the gallery during operating hours, Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 4 p.m., (732) 842-9403.
Founded in 1978, the Art Alliance of Monmouth County moved to its current space in 1992. The Art Alliance is dedicated to promoting the advancement of the visual arts and providing exhibition, studio, and classroom space to local artists. New members are always welcome and membership by art lovers is also encouraged.
A non-profit organization, the programs of the Art Alliance of Monmouth County are made possible in part by the Monmouth County Arts Council through funding from the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders, and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment of the Arts.