Saturday, June 19, 2021


State of the Art 2021

a combined in-person and virtual exhibit

WHEN: June 11 through July 16. Gallery Hours: by Appointment only, please schedule on our website
WHERE: Studio Montclair, 127 Bloomfield Ave. Montclair, N.J. Virtual Gallery:
; 862-500-1447

The show is comprised of 131 works—55 pieces on view in the gallery and 70+ available virtually. The virtual exhibit can be viewed in the gallery as a slide show on two tv monitors in addition to its availability on the SMI website ( This exhibit represents SMI’s efforts to continue promoting opportunities for viewing and/or purchasing the outstanding and diverse artwork of SMI members. A percentage of the sales will be donated to Toni’s Kitchen or a local charity of the artist’s choice. (Above, left: Parastoo Haddadi: Femininity, Acrylic)

The State of the Art 2021 collection demonstrates a diverse range of artistry from SMI members. The works span the traditional to contemporary and include painting, sculpture, printmaking, collage, assemblage, drawing, photography, ceramics, and more. In addition to displaying the art itself, SMI strives to give viewers insight into the artist’s conceptual thinking and methodology with accompanying written and audio artist statements. (Right: Rebecca Rosenheck: Yellow Roses with Green Apples, Oil on linen canvas)

About Studio Montclair: Studio Montclair is an inclusive, nationwide nonprofit organization of exhibiting professional and emerging artists and others interested in the visual arts. Its mission is to promote culture, education, equality, and tolerance through art. Founded in 1997, the organization includes over 500 members. For more information, contact, or call 862-500-1447.