Newark Arts – Open Doors 2017

Over one weekend, the 16th Annual Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival will explode with an awe-inspiring array of exhibits, screenings, workshops, artist talks, performances, readings, open houses and more! More than 8,000 participants, 200 artists and 45+ tours and exhibitions at 100 open studios will combine to showcase visual, performing, and literary art. Open Doors is a program of Newark Arts.

Newark Arts mission is powering the arts to transform the lives of those who work, live and play in the great city of Newark, New Jersey. Established in 1981, Newark Arts was created to advance and expand the resources and offerings of arts and cultural organizations in the great city of Newark, New Jersey. Newark Arts provides leadership, direction, and technical assistance through partnerships with Newark’s many artists, arts administrators, community organizations, community development corporations, planning groups, economic development agencies, and government agencies as well as the general public.

Glambassador Open Doors Bar Crawl Passport

October 12 - October 15

Four nights. Four clusters. Four unique guided experiences. Hop from amazing galleries and art venues to the city’s top bars and lounges, all wh...

M&T Bank Murals & Martinis™…and Music! Public Art Tour

October 14 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Take a VIP tour bus ride with a Newark Arts vibe! See an amazing array of public art while enjoying light bites and “adult” sippy cups en ...

A Conversation with…

October 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Get inspired at a moderated conversation with internationally renowned abstract-expressionist painter and founder and Vice Chairman of the Rush Phil...