Congratulations to our members who won awards in the Guild of Creative Art's EyeSights 2018 Exhibit: Marilyn Baldi, Vicki DeVico, Marc F., and Vince Matulewich.


Here are our early 2018 events - meetings and exhibits which take place at the Middletown Township Public Library. Here is a summary of meeting and exhibit dates for January through May 2018:



April 18, 2018: Asja Jung, ArtSpace 88 -- Open Door


May 16, 2018. Vicki DeVico, Creating artistic effects in Photoshop



REMAINING EXHIBITS 2018: (click on link to Upcoming Exhibits tab for more details)



March 1-31

Oldies but Goodies Show (NFS permitted)

Receiving, Thursday March 1 from 10-noon

Reception/TakeDown Saturday March 31 from 1-3pm


April 2-28


Receiving/Monday, April 2 from 10am-noon

Reception/TakeDown Saturday, April 28 from 1-3pm


Enjoy photos on last tab: Photos from Demonstrations and Receptions.


Also, take a look at some of our artists' paintings and photographs on the tab: Upcoming Exhibits & Art Galleries



Please join us at our lively meetings with lectures and demonstrations by professional artists. We meet on the third Wednesday of the month during the Fall and Spring. For information on upcoming meetings, click on the tab:



As a member, you may participate in any of our four major Art Exhibitions (January, February, March, and April). Click on the tab:

Upcoming Exhibits & Art Galleries.


For a nominal donation, artists may link their websites from our

Artists and Supporter Links page.


Join us! Membership Information is available herel




Welcome to the Art Society of Monmouth County




The Art Society of Monmouth County is pleased to announce a $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 will be administered in the name of the Art Society of Monmouth County during the upcoming academic year. This replaces the ASMC's Annual High School Merit Award.


Our 2017 award recipient was Christina Berndt. Congratulations, Christina!


October 18, 2017 Presentation by Linda H. Roemer

November 17, 2017 Presentation by David Levy

January 17, 2018 Presentation by David Byrne

May 17, 2017 Presentation by John White

Awards Reception for Ruth Crown Memorial Exhibit on 4/16/16 - Photo Credit: Vince Matulewich

Awards Reception for Anniversary "Oldies but Goodies" Show on 3/26/16 - Photo Credit: Vince Matulewich




Congratulations to the winners who received their awards at the May 16 member meeting:


Oil/Acrylic: 1st: Mary Kliauga; 2nd: Nancy France-Vaz; 3rd: Rose Marie Kelly

Watercolor: 1st: Janet Furlong; 2nd: Frank Colaguori; 3rd: Janice Voorhees

Pastel: 1st: Sol Hara; 2nd: Leonia Mroczkowski; 3rd: Ernest Antholis

Photography: 1st: Vince Matulewich; 2nd: Marilyn Baldi; 3rd: Fran Geroni

Mixed Media/Other: 1st: Vicky Culver; 2nd: Paul Clark; 3rd: Ken Klohn






WATERCOLOR DEMO BY RANDY MAYER 4/20/16 Photo Credit: Doug Frank

Pastel Demo by Helen Eleni Antholis 3/16/16. Photo credit: Vince Matulewich

Click on Upcoming Exhibits Tab for information on the April Ruth Crown Memorial Art Show and Merit Award for High School Seniors.

Photos of our January 2016 Demonstration by Dr. Nardolillo. Photo credit: Doug Frank



February 27 AWARDS RECEPTION: Winter Break Photography Exhibit at Monmouth Beach Cultural Center


At Saturday's lovely reception, awards were presented to our talented photographers. Here is the awards list for the 2016 Winter Break Photography Exhibit:

First Place: Lois Wilkes, "Getting a Ticket to Ride" 
Second Place: Joan B. Myers, "Apple Sorbet"
Third Place: Anthony Porto, "Pebble Beach"
Honorable Mention: Vince Matulewich, "Barn & Stable, Allaire Village"
Honorable Mention: Linda Hart, "Prickly Flight"

Thirty-one entries were submitted by 18 photographers. Congratulations to all! It was a great show! Special thanks to Vince Matulewich for chairing the show, Jill Kaiser for judging the works, and to the members who helped with registration and mounting the exhibit - Stephanie Frank, Irene Matulewich, Sol Hara, Ernie Antholis.


This photo is from the 2015 Annual Ruth Crown Memorial Exhibit sponsored by the Crown Family. It features members of the ASMC and The Crown Family

Dr. Robert Nardolillo gave a fascinating watercolor demonstration at our January meeting!


Thank you for sharing your talent with us!




Blakes's Bowls by Blake Patterson demonstrated this bowl-making process on September 17 at our General Membership Meeting and Demonstration at the Monmouth Beach Cultural Center.


Artist Demonstrations from 2013-2015:


Roberta Carter Clark painting a live watercolor portrait of Norma Wokas


Liz Schippert shows members how to gild with gold


Jim Kent shows how to paint in an abstract expressionism style.



Photos by Doug Frank and Helen Antholis

RUTH CROWN MEMORIAL ART SHOW 2015 - The artwork of members who submitted to this show are shown below in our Gallery Slideshow along with photos from previous demonstrations  

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Art Society of

Monmouth County

Long Branch, NJ


Mailing Address:

Art Society of

Monmouth County

PO Box 2028

Asbury Park, NJ 07712-2028


Meetings and Demonstrations are held on the third Wednesday of the month from September until June (except February) at the Middletown Township Public Library, 55 New Monmouth Road. Please visit for hours. 



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