Bookmaking for Everyone  ​(with Dave DiMarchi)
Dec
1
10:00 AM10:00

Bookmaking for Everyone ​(with Dave DiMarchi)

In this bookbinding workshop artists will become familiar with the tools, materials and tricks of the book binding trade! Throughout this course, we’ll explore contemporary bookbinding, creating multiple book structures for highly personalized soft and hardcover artists’ books—ideal for journals, sketchbooks and artist books.

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Socially Awkward 80s Game Night and Pizza Party
Dec
8
6:00 PM18:00

Socially Awkward 80s Game Night and Pizza Party

Looking for some FREE fun on a Friday night? Bring your favorite retro board games, dress in your '80s finest, and get ready to rock out and make some prints! We'll have pizza, refreshments, tunes, games, interactive stations and art fun for the whole family! Featuring, "What's Your Art Smell," "What's Your Art Superpower," and "Send Rachel to Vegas." Don't miss out!

RSVP here!

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Screen Printed Posters & Postcards  (with Dave DiMarchi)
Oct
18
to Oct 25

Screen Printed Posters & Postcards (with Dave DiMarchi)

Before the era of Twitter, Facebook, blogging and photocopying, getting your message out was not such a straightforward business. In the golden, but low-tech age of 1960s protest, with options for independent broadcasting or publishing limited, silkscreen printing was the street campaigner's weapon of choice.

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44th Annual Juried Members' Exhibition
Oct
10
to Nov 13

44th Annual Juried Members' Exhibition

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December 9, 2017 - January 6, 2018

This year's theme:  NO THEME!

DEADLINE to Submit:  November 13, 2017 at Midnight

While PCNJ/Frontline Arts is working toward strengthening and expanding our programs to better serve artists, rest assured, your Annual Members’ Exhibition is at the top of our list!

JUROR:  Ahni Kruger

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Combat Paper NJ and Warrior Writers Exhibition and Spoken Word Performance at Torpedo Factory Art Center
Aug
11
7:00 PM19:00

Combat Paper NJ and Warrior Writers Exhibition and Spoken Word Performance at Torpedo Factory Art Center

Art made during a multi-day workshop at the USO Ft. Belvoir, will be hung on display in a one night exhibition and spoken word performance at the Torpedo Factory Art Center, in Alexandria, VA. There will be an opening reception, where participants will read poetry and talk about their experiences in the performance starting at 7pm.

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Combat Paper NJ and Warrior Writers Workshop at USO Belvoir
Aug
7
to Aug 10

Combat Paper NJ and Warrior Writers Workshop at USO Belvoir

Combat Paper NJ will be conducting a multi-day papermaking workshop at USO Belvoir where veterans and service members will connect and learn how to make paper from military uniforms. Participants will also be able to share their experiences with in closed-door workshop sessions, learn how to make paper from uniforms, and print unique images on the newly formed paper to create a finished work of art.

The week kicks off on Wednesday, August 7th and runs through August 10th. The artwork made will then displayed in an art exhibition on Friday August 11th at The Torpedo Factory Art Center in Alexandria, VA. There will be an opening reception at 7:00pm.

 For more info, please contact david@frontlinearts.org.

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Combat Paper NJ multi-day workshop at Columbia University
Oct
6
to Oct 13

Combat Paper NJ multi-day workshop at Columbia University

If you are an undergaduate student at Columbia, register here

If you are a Graduate student at Columbia, register here

If you are a local Harlem-based veteran, register here

Combat Paper NJ will be conducting a multi-day papermaking workshop at Columbia University, where veterans and non-veterans will connect and learn how to make paper from military uniforms. Veterans will also be able to share their experiences with other veterans in closed-door workshop sessions, learn how to make paper from uniforms, and print unique images on the newly formed paper to create a finished work of art.

The week kicks off on Wednesday, October 5th with a one-day outdoor papermaking event for veterans, non-veterans, and the general public from 10am - 4pm. Anyone can stop by the table and make paper from uniforms. This event will be held on Dodge Plaza, outside of Dodge Hall at Columbia University. All paper made this day will be made from provided uniforms. Any uniforms brought this day can be used in later workshops.

During following days, registered veterans will continue working on their art in veteran-only, closed-door workshops, in the Komodo Room at the Heyman Center for Humanities at Columbia University. These workshops will run from 10am - 4pm on Thur Oct 6th, Tues Oct 11th, Wed Oct 12th, and Thur Oct 13th. If you cannot attend all of the days listed, then just show up at any time to work on your art. To complete a finished work of art, you will need to commit to at least a couple hours each day. You can use donated uniforms or bring in your own.

The artwork will be completed by October 13th and then displayed in a veteran’s art exhibition on Friday October 14th at the LeRoy Neiman Gallery in Dodge Hall, Columbia University. There will be an opening reception at 6:30pm, and veteran spoken-word performance at 7:00pm.

 For more info, please contact david@frontlinearts.org.

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