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MAM galleries are closed until February 8 and will
reopen along with our exciting new exhibitions
on February 9.
Upcoming at the Museum
Exhibition Highlight: Opening Soon
Years of Black Art at MAM
the public on Friday, February 9
exhibition is coming to MAM! With over 70 works in various mediums
by 59 groundbreaking artists, Century is the largest and
most comprehensive show of its kind at MAM, underscoring a
longtime commitment since the 1940s to the curation and
appreciation of artworks by Black artists.
Image: Detail of Emma Amos (1937–2020). The Sky is Falling,
Parades to Lion Dances: Celebrate Lunar New Year
2024 Lunar New Year
Saturday, January 27, 11 a.m.–3 p.m.
Celebrate the Lunar
New Year in style this weekend at our family-friendly extravaganza!
Immerse yourself in the festivities as we welcome the Year of the
Dragon. Enjoy captivating performances, savor local Asian cuisine,
and explore a night market filled with unique vendors. From the
thrilling Lion Dancers to the mesmerizing Face Changer, the day
promises a blend of tradition and excitement.
In the event of inclement weather on January 27, this
event will be held on February 3. Check AAPI's website
for the most up-to-date information.
Artist Within: MAM's Summer Camp for Kids and Teens
starts Monday, January 29
Embark on a summer
filled with creativity at MAM's SummerART Camp! Dive into a world
of artistic exploration designed for kids and teens (ages 6–15),
offering an array of activities such as painting, drawing,
ceramics, digital photography, graphic design, and more. Don't miss
out – check our website, explore the fantastic camp options, and
prepare to register for a summer of imaginative fun!
Child's Best Summer Yet: NJ Camp Fair Comes to MAM
NJ CAMP FAIR
Sunday, February 4, 12–3 p.m.
perfect summer adventure for your child at the NJ CAMP FAIR.
Explore an array of summer camps and programs, from sleepaway camps
to specialty options like sports, STEM, arts, and more. Meet camp
directors and plan an enriching summer experience for kids of all
Be sure to stop at
MAM's table to hear all about our SummerART Camp.
Through Images: Join Debra Cartwright's Master Workshop
Memories That Aren’t Mine
Saturday, February 17, 10:30 a.m.–4:30
Register for our
new Master Workshop series, where exhibiting artists will be your
instructors. Don't miss the inaugural session led by AACC Founders
Fellow and renowned artist Debra Cartwright. Immerse yourself in a
unique artistic experience inspired by Cartwright's collages using
family photos, magazine cutouts, and watercolors.