Exhibit Start Date Online here starting November 5
Our Fall Virtual Art Exhibit is representative of all current ASMC Members (Join Now). We are pleased to announce that 50 submissions have been received across all medium categories.
Our Virtual Art Exhibit will be displayed on our website beginning November 1
Ribbons (First, Second, and Third Place) will be awarded for each category. Additionally, Achievement Awards may be awarded, all by an independent
The ASMC Membership term starts September 1, 2020 and ends August 31, 2021. If you are not current with your dues, your membership can be renewed by mailing a check for $30 for individuals or $40 for household, payable to the ASMC and mailed to the “ASMC, ATTN: Membership, PO Box 722, New Monmouth, NJ 07748-0722.
If you are not a member, you can join the ASMC on the new membership page.
Once your form and check are received, you will be contacted by our Membership VP to welcome you to the organization. You may then enter our exhibits.
Updates SEPTEMBER 2020
Re-imagining the ASMC for the remainder of 2020
Dear Members of the ASMC,
We hope you are all well and managing during this difficult time.
We want you to know that you are always in our thoughts and that your Board is actively engaged via ZOOM meetings (see photo below) to continue planning how we can provide value to our members without conducting traditional in-person activities and events.
With your health and safety in mind, the Board has decided that we will not schedule anything that requires an in-person presence for the remainder of 2020 . In December, we will see where we are and keep you informed about our schedule of art exhibits and meetings for 2021.
In the meantime, we:
If you have a computer, laptop, iPad, or smartphone as well as an email address, we know that we can connect you to our meetings/presentations with one-to-one guidance. Sue VanVolkenburgh, our Co-President, is our in-house expert and will guide you through the process by phone. Our next scheduled Painting Party is today, Saturday, October 24th at 5pm. You may call Susan at 4pm for instructions. You may join with or without video.
Our mission is to promote the arts and encourage creativity.
We are an active group of painting artists and photographers, many with professional designations, who love learning, enjoy creating art, and pay it forward with
scholarships for college art students.
During the pandemic, please join us online at our lively and informative meetings with lectures and demonstrations by professional artists.
As a member, you may participate virtually in any of up to four major Art Exhibitions in
November, January, March, and April. All exhibits are judged by professionals who award prizes and recognition ribbons. For sponsored exhibits, we provide monetary awards in five categories (three awards per category) to 15 artists.
For members who are professional artists with websites, we offer a free link on our
We also offer promotion of their shows to our email list.
Membership is $30/year for individuals; $40 for households.
Our year starts Sept. 1 and ends August 31. Join us!
Check out our photos from recent receptions and demonstrations.
Thank you to Vince Matulewich for taking them!
ART SCHOLARSHIP FOR BROOKDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE ART MAJOR
The Art Society of Monmouth County is pleased to announce an annual $500 Grant to the Brookdale Community College Foundation for an Art Scholarship to a Monmouth County art student with 24 credit hours and a 3.0 GPA.
The Scholarship is administered in the name of the Art Society of Monmouth County during each academic year.