In The Community and Beyond
Americans for the Arts is dedicated to representing and serving local communities and creating opportunities for every American to participate in and appreciate all forms of the arts
They share the goal of shining light on a community that sometimes lives in the shadows: the arts and creative culture in southern New Jersey.
A coalition of arts organizations and individuals that advocates at local, state and national levels for funding, support and recognition of the arts as vital to New Jersey's quality of life.
The mission of Atlantic County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs is to develop countywide programs and promote public interest in local and county history, in the arts, and in the cultural traditions of the community.
The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation is a private foundation based in Morristown, New Jersey. Established in 1974, we focus on issues critical to our home state, and nonprofit organizations whose work has a direct and meaningful impact here.
Artists creating work in a variety of media are encouraged to apply, including paintings, sculptures, prints, photography, jewelry, ceramics, wood, furniture, glass, accessories, children’s items, etc.
In 1966, the legislature passed and the governor signed a law creating the NJ State Council on the Arts and directing us to do all that is necessary and appropriate to: support, encourage, and foster public interest in the arts; enlarge public and private resources devoted to the arts; promote freedom of expression in the arts; and facilitate the inclusion of art in every public building in New Jersey.