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Morris Arts

14 Maple Ave., Suite 301
(973) 285-5115

Morris Arts, located in Morristown, NJ, is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1973 dedicated to building community through the arts. Using the arts to inspire, connect and engage, Morris Arts serves as a resource for Morris County with a special focus on arts programming in the community and in schools, arts advocacy, and support of the Morris Area community of artists and arts organizations. 


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Morris Arts honors the memory of Carolyn Ward, former Executive Director

On the 27th of September, 2021, we lost one of the brightest lights of the NJ arts world when Carolyn Tamplin Ward passed away in Williamsburg, VA. A woman of substance, vision, dedication, taste and memorable kindness, she was much beloved and…

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Morris Art’s THE COLOR OF LIFE Exhibit opens at the Atrium Gallery, 9/30/21

Yearning for color, vibrancy and a sense of life in these difficulty times? Morris Arts invites the public to the free opening reception on September 30, from 7-9pm, for THE COLOR OF LIFE, its exciting Fall/Winter 2021-22 Invitational, at the Atrium…

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Call for Artists - Morris Arts Fest

An Outdoor Art Exhibit & Sale at Lewis Morris Park On October 2 (raindate October 3), 2021, from 1:30-5:30pm, in collaboration with the Morris County Park Commission, Morris Arts will present Morris Arts Fest, an outdoor art exhibit and sale…

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Morris Arts’ 37th annual Giralda Music & Arts Festival returns on August 28, 2021

Celebration is in order: Morris Arts’ much beloved Giralda Music & Arts Festival is returning – as pandemic restrictions continue to ease – on August 28th (raindate August 29th), 2021. Enjoy the beauty of a performance by the New Jersey…

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August 28 to mark the 2021 return of Morris Arts’ Giralda Music & Arts Festival

Good news for our fans who may be wondering whether Morris Arts’ much beloved Giralda Music & Arts will return this year. The answer is YES! However, instead of happening at end of June, it will take place on August 28th (raindate August 29th),…

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Tickets going fast for Morris Arts’ Great Conversations at Home

Time is running out to get tickets to Morris Arts’ Great Conversations from Home to be held virtually via Zoom, on April 29, 2021 from 6:30-8:30pm.   You don’t want to miss this memorable experience. Zoom fatigue doesn’t apply to this uplifting,…

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Delightful Discourse at Morris Arts' unique Great Conversations From Home

You don’t want to miss this memorable experience – Morris Arts’ Great Conversations from Home. Zoom fatigue doesn’t apply to this uplifting, inspiring and intriguing event! So fire up your computer, settle in with your favorite quarantine cocktail,…

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Morris Arts announces the 2021 Ehlers and Coladarci Arts Scholarships winners

Each year, Morris Arts offers two scholarship opportunities for graduating high school seniors who have exhibited artistic excellence in dance, drama, music, or visual arts and plan to pursue post-secondary studies at an accredited institution or…

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Morris Arts Announces Local Arts Grants for FY 2021

Morris Arts Awards Local Arts Grants for Funding Year 2021 Morris Arts is pleased to announce that 28 Morris County arts organizations received Local Arts Grants totaling $61,200 for Funding Year 2021. These grants help support visual arts,…

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Still time to apply for Morris Arts’ Ehlers and Coladarci Arts Scholarships, deadline January 22, 2021

Are you are graduating high school senior planning to pursue studies in the arts? Morris Arts is offering the 2021 Elaine Ehlers Arts Scholarship ($5,000) and 2021 Eugenie Coladarci Arts Scholarship ($1,500) to recognize a graduating high school…

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A virtual 29th First Night® Morris County has silver linings

The pandemic necessitated many changes but, in the case of First Night Morris County, our re-imagined event has silver linings: with its largely virtual format, neither foul weather on New Year’s Eve nor long distances from Morristown prevents…

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Applications due January 22, 2021 for Morris Arts’ Ehlers and Coladarci Arts Scholarships

Morris Arts is pleased to offer two scholarship opportunities for graduating high school seniors who have exhibited artistic excellence in dance, drama, music, or visual arts and plan to pursue post-secondary studies at an accredited institution or…

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Top talents, inventive options at 29th First Night® Morris County

The arts inspire creativity.  No surprise, then, that First Night® Morris County, New Jersey’s family-friendly, alcohol and substance-free celebration of the arts on New Year’s Eve, would creatively reimagine its 29-year tradition in the face of the…

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Morris Arts Receives New Jersey State Council on the Arts Grant

On October 27, 2020 the New Jersey State Council on the Arts awarded more than $16.3 million in grant funding to support over 700 arts organizations, projects and artists throughout the state. The awards were announced at the New Jersey State…

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Morris Arts Receives New Jersey State Council on the Arts Grant

On October 27, 2020 the New Jersey State Council on the Arts awarded more than $16.3 million in grant funding to support over 700 arts organizations, projects and artists throughout the state. The awards were announced at the New Jersey State…

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11th Annual Pumpkin Illumination's Virtual Workshop from October 19 - 22, 2020

Morris Arts has celebrated 10 prior years of Pumpkin Illumination, bringing families together to share their creatively carved pumpkins, enjoy family arts activities, live jazz, a luminary mask parade and the delights of seeing brightly glowing…

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MORRIS ARTS’ 11th Annual PUMPKIN ILLUMINATION offers three free virtual workshops on October 19th, 20th and 22nd

Morris Arts has celebrated 10 prior years of Pumpkin Illumination, bringing families together to share their creatively carved pumpkins, enjoy family arts activities, live jazz, a luminary mask parade and the delights of seeing brightly glowing…

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Tickets going fast for Morris Arts’ Great Conversations at Home

Time is running out to get tickets to Morris Arts’ Great Conversations from Home to be held virtually via Zoom, on October 8, 2020 from 6:30-8:15pm.   You don’t have to dress up or drive anyplace. Just grab your laptop or tablet, pour your…

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Morris Arts Fest: Outdoor Fine Art, Crafts and Live Music at Lewis Morris Park

On Saturday, September 12 (raindate: Sunday, September 13), 2020, from 3-7pm, in collaboration with the Morris County Park Commission, Morris Arts will present Morris Arts Fest, an outdoor festival featuring an art exhibit and sale of works by…

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Delightful Discourse at Morris Arts' unique Great Conversations From Home

  Searching for a truly special quarantine experience? Grab your laptop or tablet, pour your favorite quarantine cocktail, put on your comfy slippers, and join Morris Arts for the 12th Anniversary of its fabulous Great Conversations from Home, now…

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Atrium Gallery will be Open forLimited in-Person Viewing of its African American Exhibit, Dream With Your Eyes Open

Morristown, NJ -- The Atrium Gallery will now allow limited, in-person public viewing of Dream With Your Eyes Open on the following dates and times: - Saturday, June 27th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm - Thursday, July 9th from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm -…

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Virtual Gallery for Dream With Your Eyes Open, Art in the Atrium's 28th Annual Exhibit at the Atrium Gallery

28th Annual African-American Art Exhibit, Dream With Your Eyes Open, now available in “virtual” form at https://artintheatrium.org/shop. Morris Arts is thrilled to highlight the inspiring tribute to the human spirit embodied in Art in…

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Delicious Discourse at Morris Arts’ unique Great Conversations

Join Morris Arts for the 12th Anniversary of its fabulous Great Conversations gala, from 6-9:30pm on April 29, 2020 at the Birchwood Manor, 111 N Jefferson Rd., Whippany, NJ and co-chaired by Morris Arts’ board members Frank Vitolo, Esq. and…

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Morris Arts’ Ehlers And Coladarci Arts Scholarships Winners Announced

Each year, Morris Arts offers two scholarship opportunities for graduating high school seniors who have exhibited artistic excellence in dance, drama, music, or visual arts and plan to pursue post-secondary studies at an accredited institution or…

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Morris Arts' Gallery at 14 Maple opens VANISHING WORLDS on March 12

On Thursday, March 12, from 6-8pm, Morris Arts will host a free opening reception for the Gallery at 14 Maple’s twenty third exhibit entitled Vanishing Worlds. Guest curator Yvette Lucas selected works created by nine outstanding artists (painting,…

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Closing Reception for Expresiones Latinx I Exhibit at Gallery at 14 Maple

Please join Morris Arts for the closing reception of the Gallery at 14 Maple exhibit, Expresiones Latinx I, at the Gallery, a distinctive space located on the 3rd floor of the LEED certified “green” building. Curated by Virginia…

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Deadline for Morris Arts’ Ehlers and Coladarci Arts Scholarships EXTENDED to January 23, 2020

Morris Arts has extended the deadline for its 2020 Coladarci and Ehlers Arts Scholarships applications until Thursday, January 23, 2020. Each year, Morris Arts offers these two scholarship opportunities for graduating high school seniors who have…

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Morris Arts Offers Two Merit Based Scholarships, Deadline Jan. 17th, 2020

Morris Arts is pleased to offer two scholarship opportunities for graduating high school seniors who have exhibited artistic excellence in dance, drama, music, or visual arts and plan to pursue post-secondary studies at an accredited institution or…

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Still dazzling: First Night Morris County marks its 28th season

December 31, 2019 marks the 28th year of New Jersey’s biggest and brightest First Night, a New Year’s Eve family-friendly, alcohol-free celebration of the arts – with more than 100 artists, 44 events in 16 venues – representing dance, theatre,…

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Morris Arts Awards Local Arts Grants for Funding Year 2020 to 27 Local Arts Organizations

Morris Arts is pleased to announce that 27 Morris County arts organizations received Local Arts Grants totaling $55,700 for Funding Year 2020. These grants help support visual arts, theatre, dance, instrumental and choral groups, museums, and…

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Morris Arts Awards Local Arts Grants for Funding Year 2020

Morris Arts is pleased to announce that 27 Morris County arts organizations received Local Arts Grants totaling $55,700 for Funding Year 2020. These grants help support visual arts, theatre, dance, instrumental and choral groups, museums, and…

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Morris County Marks Arts and Humanities Month with Proclamation

On October 7, 2019, Morris County issued a Proclamation recognizing the importance of culture in our society and encouraging citizens to “explore new facets of the arts and humanities in their lives, and to begin a lifelong participation in…

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Morris Arts' 10th annual Pumpkin Illumination on Oct. 27

Join Morris Arts on Sunday evening, October 27th, at 5pm at the Vail Mansion, 110 South Street, Morristown, NJ 07960 for the 10th anniversary of this fun, family oriented, free event which features an art workshop, a luminary parade, live jazz and…

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Morris Arts opens Expresiones Latinx I exhibit, Sept. 12th, in Gallery at 14 Maple

On September 12, 2019 from 6-8pm, Morris Arts will host a free opening reception for the Gallery at 14 Maple’s twenty second exhibit entitled Expresiones Latinx I. Curated by Virginia Fabbri Butera, PhD, and Will Suarez, MFA, this is one of two…

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Expresiones Latinx I opens in Morris Arts' Gallery at 14 Maple, September 12th

On September 12, 2019 from 6-8pm, Morris Arts will host a free opening reception for the Gallery at 14 Maple’s twenty second exhibit entitled Expresiones Latinx I . Curated by Virginia Fabbri Butera, PhD, and Will Suarez, MFA, this is one of…

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Arts and Culture Collaborative's LatinX ConeXiones Project Explodes with Cultural Programs

With nearly thirty cultural organizations collaborating on the LatinX ConeXiónes project, the coming months promise a veritable explosion of cultural events throughout Morris County. Focusing on the arts and culture of LatinX artists and…

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Arts & Culture Collaborative's LatinX ConeXiones project explodes with cultural events

With nearly thirty cultural organizations collaborating on the LatinX ConeXiónes project, the coming months promise a veritable explosion of cultural events throughout Morris County. Focusing on the arts and culture of LatinX artists and communities…

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Music Beyond Borders marks its 10th anniversary of bringing world cultures to Morristown

Mark your calendars now and plan to spend your lunchtimes on Morristown’s Green enjoying the tenth anniversary season of Music Beyond Borders, the collaboration between Morris Arts and the Mayo Performing Arts Center which brings free performances…

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Save June 23, 2019 for Morris Arts' 36th annual Giralda Music & Arts Festival

Looking for the perfect way to start the summer? Join Morris Arts at its 36th annual Giralda Music & Arts Festival, Sunday, June 23, 2019, at Giralda Farms, Dodge Drive/Madison Ave. (Rt. 124) in Madison. Relax on the gracious lawns of the…

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Tickets going fast for Morris Arts' GREAT CONVERSATIONS

Time is running out to get tickets to Morris Arts’ 11th Anniversary Great Conversations to be held on May 1, 2019 at the Birchwood Manor, 111 N. Jefferson Rd., Whippany, NJ 07981 and co-chaired by Morris Arts’ board members Frank Vitolo and Steve…

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Terrific Table Talk at Morris Arts' unique Great Conversations event

Join Morris Arts for the 11th Anniversary of its fabulous Great Conversations  gala, from 6-9:30pm on May 1, 2019, newly located at the Birchwood Manor, 111 N Jefferson Rd., Whippany, NJ and co-chaired by Morris Arts’ board members Frank Vitolo and…

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Morris Arts opens SEEING THE UNSEEN at the Gallery at 14 Maple on March 14, 2019

On Thursday, March 14, 2019, Morris Arts hosted a free opening reception for the Gallery at 14 Maple's twenty-first exhibit, entitled seeing the unseen. The Exhibition Committee of Morris Arts and guest curator Greg Leshé selected works created by…

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Application Deadline Extended to Jan. 25, 2019 for Morris Arts' Ehlers and Coladarci Scholarships

Given the storm conditions of the past week along with the Martin Luther King holiday, Morris Arts has extended the deadline for its 2019 Coladarci and Ehlers Arts Scholarship application until January 25, 2019.   Each year, Morris Arts offers these…

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A sampler of world class performers at the 27th First Night Morris County

A hallmark of First Night Morris County and perhaps one of the core reasons for its longevity and appeal is the high quality of talent on the program.  This year’s roster once again showcases outstanding performers representing multiple artistic…

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A Sparkling Lineup for First Night Morris County's 27th Season

December 31, 2018 marks the 27th year of New Jersey’s biggest and brightest First Night, a New Year’s Eve family-friendly, alcohol-free celebration of the arts – with more than 100 artists, 81 events in 23 venues – representing dance, theatre,…

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Morris Arts Offers Coladarci and Ehlers Scholarships for Graduating HS Seniors

Morris Arts is pleased to offer two scholarship opportunities for graduating high school seniors who have exhibited artistic excellence in dance, drama, music, or visual arts and plan to pursue post-secondary studies at an accredited institution or…

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Morris Arts' 9th annual Pumpkin Illumination on October 28th

Join Morris Arts for an evening of fun for all ages! Starting at 5:00 pm. 5:00 p.m. – Bring your carved pumpkin to the reflecting pond in front of the Vail Mansion in Morristown. Enjoy live jazz by The Lintet! The Lintet is an active and…

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Morris County Marks Arts and Humanities Month with Proclamation

On October 10, 2018, Morris County issued a Proclamation recognizing the importance of culture in our society and encouraging citizens to “explore new facets of the arts and humanities in their lives, and to begin a lifelong participation in…

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Atrium Gallery opens its Fall-Winter Invitational Exhibit on Sept. 27

On Thursday, September 27, 2018  from 7-9 pm, join Morris Arts at the free opening reception of the exciting Fall/Winter 2018-19 Invitational  Exhibit at the Atrium Art Gallery, located on Floors 2-5 of the Morris County Administration and Records…

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Music Beyond Borders brings the world to Morristown Green

Mark your calendars now and plan to spend your lunchtimes on Morristown’s Green enjoying the ninth season of Music Beyond Borders, the collaboration between Morris Arts and the Mayo Performing Arts Center which brings free performances of world…

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Morris Arts' Spring-Summer Exhibit at the Atrium Gallery opens May 24, 2018

The public is invited to join Morris Arts on Thursday, May 24, 2018, from 7-9pm at the free Opening Reception for the new Spring/Summer 2018 Exhibit at the Atrium Gallery, located on Floors 2-5 of the Morris County Administration and Records…

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Save June 24th for Morris Arts' 35th annual Giralda Music & Arts Festival

The perfect way to start the summer? Morris Arts’ 35th annual Giralda Music & Arts Festival, Sunday, June 24, 2018, at Giralda Farms, Dodge Drive/Madison Ave. (Rt. 124) in Madison. At Giralda, you can hear the great New Jersey Symphony…

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Tickets now on sale for Morris Arts' 10th Anniversary GREAT CONVERSATIONS

Tickets are now on sale for Morris Arts’ 10th Anniversary Great Conversations to be held on April 26, 2018 at the Madison Hotel, 1 Convent Rd., Morristown. Marking the 10th anniversary, this year’s event honors Joen Ferrari, the founder of Great…

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Tickets now on sale for Morris Arts' 10th Anniversary GREAT CONVERSATIONS

Tickets are now on sale for Morris Arts’ 10th Anniversary Great Conversations to be held on April 26, 2018 at the Madison Hotel, 1 Convent Rd., Morristown. Marking the 10th anniversary, this year’s event honors Joen Ferrari, the founder of Great…

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30th annual Blackwell St. Juried Student Exhibit opens April 6 at Atrium Gallery

On Friday, April 6, 2018 from 7-9pm, Morris Arts invites the public to attend the Opening Reception for the 30th Anniversary of the annual Blackwell Street Juried Student Show at the Atrium Gallery, located on Floors 2-5 of the Morris County…

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Morris Arts, Dodge Foundation open Approaching VIBRANCY exhibit, March 15th

On March 15, 2018 from 6-8pm, Morris Arts will host a free opening reception for the Gallery at 14 Maple’s nineteenth exhibit, entitled approaching VIBRANCY.  For this occasion, the Exhibition Committee of Morris Arts and the Geraldine R. Dodge…

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Morris Arts' Ehlers and Coladarci Arts Scholarships winners announced

Each year, Morris Arts offers two scholarship opportunities for graduating high school seniors who have exhibited artistic excellence in dance, drama, music, or visual arts and plan to pursue post-secondary studies at an accredited institution or…

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Deadline for Morris Arts' Ehlers and Coladarci Scholarships extended to January 23, 2018

With an extended deadline of January 23, 2018, Morris Arts is pleased to offer two scholarship opportunities for graduating high school seniors who have exhibited artistic excellence in dance, drama, music, or visual arts and plan to pursue…

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First Night Highlights from Morris County

26 Years of Fabulous Talents: A sampler of world class performers at First Night® Morris County A hallmark of First Night Morris County and perhaps one of the core reasons for its longevity and appeal is the high quality of talent on the…

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First Night® Morris County keeps its WOW factor for 26th year

December 31, 2017 marks the 26th year of New Jersey’s biggest and brightest First Night, a New Year’s Eve family-friendly, alcohol-free celebration of the arts – with nearly 200 artists, 85 events in 24 venues – representing dance, theatre,…

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iCandy exhibit opens September 28th in Gallery at 14 Maple

On September 28, 2017 from 6-8pm, Morris Arts will host a free opening reception for the Gallery at 14 Maple’s eighteenth exhibit entitled icandy. The Exhibition Committee of Morris Arts and the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation selected 28 works…

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Atrium Gallery opens its Fall/Winter Invitational Exhibit, Sept. 22, 2017

On Friday, September 22, 2017  from 7-9 pm, join Morris Arts at the free opening reception of the exciting Fall/Winter 2017-18 Invitational  Exhibit at the Atrium Art Gallery, located on Floors 2-5 of the Morris County Administration and Records…

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Correction: Spring-Summer Exhibit opens at Atrium Gallery on May 18

The public is invited to join Morris Arts on Thursday, May 18, 2017, from 7-9pm at the free Opening Reception for the new Spring/Summer 2017 Exhibit at the Atrium Gallery, located on Floors 2-5 of the Morris County Administration and Records…

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Tickets now available for Morris Arts' 34th Giralda Music & Arts Festival, June 25th

The perfect way to start the summer? Morris Arts’ 34th annual Giralda Music & Arts Festival, Sunday, June 25, 2017, at Giralda Farms, Dodge Drive/Madison Ave. (Rt. 124) in Madison. At Giralda, you can hear the state’s top orchestra, relax…

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CORRECTION Don't Miss Morris Arts' remarkable GREAT CONVERSATiONS

Tickets are now on sale for Morris Arts’ 9th Great Conversations to be held on April 27, 2017 at the Madison Hotel, 1 Convent Rd., Morristown. Guests can mix and mingle with a stellar lineup of prominent and fascinating host conversationalists at…

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COMMON GROUND opened at Gallery at 14 Maple on March 8, 2017

On March 8, 2017, nearly one hundred people attended Morris Arts'  free opening reception for the Gallery at 14 Maple’s seventeenth exhibit, entitled Common Ground.   For this show, the Exhibition Committee of Morris Arts and the Geraldine R.…

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29th Blackwell Street Juried Student Exhibit opens March 31, 2017 at Atrium Gallery

On Friday, March 31, 2017 from 7-9pm, Morris Arts invites the public to attend the Opening Reception for the 29th annual Blackwell Street Juried Student Show at the Atrium Gallery, located on Floors 2-5 of the Morris County Administration and…

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Morris Arts announces Ehlers and Coladarci Arts Scholarship winners

Each year Morris Arts offers two scholarship opportunities for graduating high school seniors who have exhibited artistic excellence in dance, drama, music, or visual arts and plan to pursue post-secondary studies at an accredited institution or…

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The exhibit, Common Ground, opens at Gallery at 14 Maple on March 8, 2017

On March 8, 2017 from 6-8pm, Morris Arts will host a free opening reception for the Gallery at 14 Maple’s seventeenth exhibit, entitled Common Ground.   For this occasion, the Exhibition Committee of Morris Arts and the Geraldine R. Dodge…

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Atrium Gallery opens its special Winter Invitational Exhibit on January 26, 2017

On January 26, 2017 nearly 300 people joined Morris Arts at the free opening reception of the special Winter Invitational Exhibit at the Atrium Art Gallery, located on Floors 2-5 of the Morris County Administration and Records Building on 10 Court…

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Atrium Gallery opens its special Winter Invitational Exhibit on January 26, 2017

On January 26, 2017 nearly 300 people joined Morris Arts at the free opening reception of the special Winter Invitational Exhibit at the Atrium Art Gallery, located on Floors 2-5 of the Morris County Administration and Records Building on 10 Court…

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Winter Invitational Exhibit at Atrium Gallery

The fifth floor captures the languid beauty of Venice in the rich, luminous oils by prize-winning and widely exhibited artist, Todd L.W. Doney (Gillette). In the fourth floor Atrium area, contemporary abstract artist Andrea Epstein (Berkeley…

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Applications for Morris Arts' Ehlers and Coladarci Arts Scholarships due Jan. 20,2017

Morris Arts is pleased to offer two scholarship opportunities for graduating high school seniors who have exhibited artistic excellence in dance, drama, music, or visual arts and plan to pursue post-secondary studies at an accredited institution or…

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Time growing short to see Fall/Winter Invitational Exhibit at the Atrium Gallery

Time is growing short to see the exciting and special Fall/Winter 2016-17 Invitational Exhibit at the Atrium Art Gallery, located on Floors 2-5 of the Morris County Administration and Records Building on 10 Court Street in Morristown. It closes on…

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First Night Morris County celebrates 25th anniversary - bigger and better than ever

December 31, 2016 marks the 25th Anniversary of New Jersey’s biggest and brightest First Night, a New Year’s Eve family-friendly, alcohol-free celebration of the arts – with nearly 200 artists, over 85 events in 26+ venues – representing…

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Morris County marks Arts and Humanities Month with Proclamation

Morris County issued a Proclamation urging citizens to “explore new facets of the arts and humanities in their lives, and to begin a lifelong participation in the arts.”  The Proclamation notes that the “arts and humanities embody much of the…

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In Flux exhibit to open September 21 at Gallery at 14 Maple

On September 21, 2016 from 6-8pm, Morris Arts will host a free opening reception for the Gallery at 14 Maple’s sixteenth exhibit, entitled In Flux.   For this occasion, the Exhibition Committee of Morris Arts and the Geraldine R. Dodge…

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In Flux Exhibition at Gallery at 14 Maple

Morris Arts will host a free opening reception for the Gallery at 14 Maple’s sixteenth exhibit, entitled In Flux.   For this occasion, the Exhibition Committee of Morris Arts and the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, with guest curator, Virginia…

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Morris Arts' 33rd annual Giralda Music and Arts Festival

The perfect way to start the summer? Morris Arts’ 33rd  annual Giralda Music & Arts Festival at Giralda Farms. At Giralda, you can hear the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, relax on the beautiful lawns of former Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge…

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Atrium Gallery's 2016 Spring-Summer Exhibit opens on May 20, 2016

  The public is invited to join Morris Arts on Friday, May 20, 2016, from 6:30-9pm at the free Opening Reception for the new Spring/Summer 2016 Exhibit at the Atrium Gallery, located on Floors 2-5 of the Morris County Administration and Records…

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Music Beyond Borders brings the world to Morristown Green

Mark your calendars now and plan to spend your lunchtimes on Morristown’s Green enjoying music and dance from Bavaria, India, Mexico and Polynesia.   For the seventh consecutive year, Morris Arts and the Mayo Performing Arts Center continue…

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Tickets now on sale for Morris Arts' 8th GREAT CONVERSATIONS

Tickets are now on sale for Morris Arts’ 8th Great Conversations to be held on April 21, 2016 at the Madison Hotel, 1 Convent Rd., Morristown. Guests can mix and mingle with a stellar lineup of prominent and fascinating host conversationalists at…

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Blackwell St. Juried Student Exhibit opens at Atrium Gallery on April 1, 2016

On Friday, April 1, 2016 from 7-9pm, Morris Arts invites the public to attend the Opening Reception for the 28th annual Blackwell Street Juried Student Show at the Atrium Gallery, located on Floors 2-5 of the Morris County Administration and Records…

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Morris Arts 8th Great Conversations

Tickets are now on sale for Morris Arts’ 8thGreat Conversations to be held at the Madison Hotel, 1 Convent Rd., Morristown. Guests can mix and mingle with a stellar lineup of prominent and fascinating host conversationalists at a 6:00pm reception…

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Morris Arts announces 2016 Celebrate the Arts awards

Mark your calendars now and join Morris Arts as we recognize individuals and organizations noted for their outstanding accomplishments, commitment and contribution towards encouraging and fostering the arts in our community. Date/Time:  Wednesday,…

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Black, White and Green exhibit opens at Gallery at 14 Maple on March 3rd

On March 3, 2016 from 6-8pm, Morris Arts will host a free opening reception for the Gallery at 14 Maple’s fourteenth exhibit, entitled Black, White and Green.  For this occasion, with guest curator Katherine Murdock, the Exhibition Committee of…

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Morris Arts Joins National Study Of Economic Impact Of Arts

Morris Arts Joins Americans for the Arts’ National Study of the Economic Impact of Spending by Nonprofit Arts and Culture Organizations and Their Audiences The Arts Mean Business. That is the message being delivered today by Morris Arts, who, in…

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Art in the Atrium's VISUAL GRIOT, African American Exhibit to open January 29 at Atrium Gallery

Join Morris Arts and Art in the Atrium at the free public opening of New Jersey’s largest exhibition of African-American art, curated and assembled by Art in the Atrium. The free opening reception on Friday,  January 29 from 6-9:30pm at the…

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A Sampler of World Class Performers at First Night Morris County

A hallmark of First Night Morris County and perhaps one of the core reasons for its longevity and appeal is the high quality of talent on the program.  This year’s roster is no exception, with outstanding performers representing multiple artistic…

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Morris Arts Scholarships For Graduating High School Seniors

Applications due January 22, 2016 for Morris Arts’ Ehlers and Coladarci Arts Scholarships Morristown, NJ -- Morris Arts is pleased to offer two scholarship opportunities for graduating high school seniors who have exhibited artistic excellence in…

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Morris Arts one of 18 Local Arts Agencies in the nation to win NEA grant

          Morris Arts (aka Arts Council of the Morris Area) is thrilled to report that the National Endowment for the Arts has awarded a $20,000 grant for its Our Heritage is Our Future, The Gateway Totem Project.  Stone carver and sculptor…

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Jersey Give Back Guide Features Morris Arts as a ‘Superstar’ Charity

Year-end giving to Morris Arts just got simpler with the debut of this year’s Jersey Give Back Guide, an online giving tool designed to take the guesswork out of year-end giving. Using the Jersey Give Back Guide’s online Generosity Generator,…

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Morris Arts Receives Prestigious State Arts Awards and Grants

On July 21, 2105, the New Jersey State Council on the Arts awarded more than $15.7 million in grant funding for over 700 arts organizations, projects and artists throughout the state. The awards were announced at the New Jersey State Council on the…

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