Tinton Falls, NJ All artists are cordially invited to submit their works for jury selection for the Monmouth Festival of the Arts (MFA) 2011 show. The Monmouth Festival of the Arts is one of the most popular and professional juried art shows in the area supporting artists as well as art education. Artists specializing in all genres are welcome to submit their works including painting, photography mixed media, sculpture, and fine arts including ceramics, glass, wearable fiber, jewelry, metal, wood and furniture. An application can be downloaded from our website at www.monmouthfestivalofthearts.com.
The show kicks-off with its Opening Gala, evening reception on April 9th at the Monmouth Reform Temple on Hance Avenue in Tinton Falls. It continues through Wednesday, April 13th. MFA is a multi-faceted and well-publicized event which attracts over 2500 visitors in the tri-state area each year. It features artist workshops, art seminars and family-friendly programs. Last year, it earned the New Jersey Governor’s Award for Excellence in Art Education. New York and international designer Daniel Reiser, returns by popular demand as show designer. He is renowned for his unique and contemporary perspective.
Over 225 artists in all media exhibit their work in this professionally designed show. Artists are invited to attend our Saturday Night Gala and all special programs during the week; however, attendance is not mandatory as our trained volunteers monitor the art and handle sales. The Festival receives 1/3 commission on all sales. Please see our on-line application for additional information.
The Monmouth Festival of the Arts is hosted by Monmouth Reform Temple and is made possible, in part, by the Monmouth County Arts Council through funding from the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders, the County Historical Commission, and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State a Partner Agency of the National Endowment of the Arts.