Visit. Learn. Create. Experience. The Montclair Art Museum (MAM), along with its Yard School of Art, engages a diverse community through its distinctive collection of American and Native American art, exhibitions, and educational programs that link art to contemporary life in a ...
Not bad for its size.
A surprisingly strong collection of paintings for a suburban museum, with the best stuff clustered into one wing. Warhol is represented here, as is Hopper, Wyeth and Rothko.
Family programs and education department are phenomenal! Great public programming. Montclair is lucky
Ghoulish gala...shame about the auctioneer
beautiful views of the NYC skyline.
In a lunch room full of kids, I sat on this step, with no food, and they told me "no one is allowed on the stage", and made me get up. I would never come here. It's uncomfortable throughout
This place has creepy security guys who follow your every move
Love this Museum. I like how summer nights are free concerts. Living right across it makes me hear such great tunes all night long!:)
This week at MAM: Park Bench 7/11, SummerART Session 1 Reception & First Free Summer Concert featuring Reginald 5000 7/13, & Summer Relief: The Joy of Carving Print Blocks Adult Workshop 7/14.
This is the last weekend to see "Look Now: Modern and Contemporary Art from Private Collections"
This week at MAM: Park Bench 6/13 and Home School Days 6/14 & 6/15.
This week at MAM: Hidden Treasures Wine Bar, June 8!
On the Bank of America free weekend list
This week at MAM: Blue Star Museums begins 5/30, Closer Look Tour & Free First Friday 6/1, Collecting Art: An Affordable Art Fair 6/2, Artist's Trunk Sale 6/2, & Chelsea Art Ramble Workshop 6/2.
Happy Memorial Day Weekend! The Museum will be closed Monday, but will be open the rest of the weekend. Don't forget to stop by The Store at MAM Saturday or Sunday for the Artist's Trunk Sale.
This week at MAM: Pictures 2012 Concert: 7th Annual New Jersey Student Composition Contest 5/24 and Artist's Trunk Sale: Gayle Mahoney 5/26.
Collecting Art: An Affordable Art Fair will be held Saturday, 6/2. Select from art made by a diverse group of artists at prices under $500. Help support local artists while expanding your collection!
This week at MAM: Home School Days – Spring Watercolors 5/17 & 5/18, Art Museum Day & Pre-Gallery Walk Tour 5/18, Get to Know Your DSLR Camera Workshop 5/19, & FREE Family Day – MAM Draw On! 5/20.
This week at MAM: Park Bench – Wax Resist 5/9 and "Hidden Treasures...A Gentleman's Gala" 5/12!
This week at MAM: Bridal Show 5/2, Montclair Film Festival 5/2-5/6, Closer Look Tour & Free First Friday 5/4, Parent & Child Ceramic Tile Workshop 5/6, & Digital Music Production Teen Workshop 5/6.
Join the YMCA Of Montclair tomorrow at Verona Park for a fun carnival-like event from 1–4 p.m. Be sure to check out MAM's pottery project!
New Media: New Forms, a group exhibition by NJ artists opens today in the outdoor video monitors and Roberts Gallery. Through 7/22.
Feeling creative? Register today for workshops this Sunday, 4/29: The Contemporary Monotype & Make Your Own Birdhouse (Ages 6+)!
Did you know The Store at MAM is open Tuesdays, even though the galleries are closed? Stop by today to find unique gifts, jewelry, art books, kid's projects, works by local artists, and much more.
This week at MAM: MAM/MSU Art Talks: John Elderfield 4/19, Home School Days – Recycle, Reuse, & Repurpose 4/19 & 4/20, Raku Firing Weekend 4/21 & 4/22, & It's Your Turn! Intro to Wheel Throwing 4/22.
This week at MAM: Park Bench: Color Mixing (Special Feature: Spanish storytelling) 4/11, Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator/InDesign Adult Workshop 4/15, & Make Your Own Flower Pot Adult Workshop 4/15
This week at MAM: Closer Look Tour and Free First Friday 4/6.
This week at MAM: MAM/MSU Art Talks featuring Holland Cotter, art critic for @nytimesarts 3/29 & @wbgo Kids Jazz Concert 3/31.
Less than two weeks left to see "Marina Zurkow: Friends, Enemies, and Others" and "George Inness: Private Treasures" closing 4/1.
This week at MAM: Artist's Trunk Sale: Pico Design 3/24 & Madeline at MAM 3/24.
Exploring the Painting Techniques of George Inness 3/18, & Digital Painting in Photoshop 3/18.
This week at MAM: Spotlight on Non-Profits at Montclair Public Library 3/13, Park Bench 3/14, Home School Days Ages 9-13 3/15 & Ages 4-8 3/16, ...
Come Build Montclair in Lego 3/11; and Painting the Pastel Figure Workshop 3/11.
This week at MAM: MAM and the Adult School of Montclair: George Inness After Hours Tour 3/8; Sculpy Animals Children's Workshop 3/10; It's Your Turn! Introduction to Wheel Throwing Workshop 3/11; ...
This week at MAM: Fifth Annual African American Film Festival 2/23, CineKids at MAM 2/25, Surface Impressions: Printing on Paper & Fabric Adult Workshop 2/26, & Altering the Vessel Adult Workshop 2/26
This weekend at MAM: Spotlight Tours: African American Artists on View at MAM 2/18 & It's Your Turn: Intro to Wheel Throwing 2/19.
This week at MAM: Scholastic Art Award ceremony 2/15, Home School Days 2/16 & 2/17, & ALL ME: The Life and Times of Winfred Rembert film screening 2/16.
This week at MAM: Park Bench 2/8, Spotlight Tours: African American Artists on View at MAM 2/11, "Look Now: Modern and Contemporary Art from Private Collections" Members opening reception 2/11.
This week at MAM: The Store at MAM clearance sale, Creating Art: Conversations with African American Artists featuring Beverly McIver 2/2 and Free First Friday & Closer Look Tour 2/3.
Celebrate MAM's student exhibition "From Palette to Paper: Evolving Visions in Watercolor" this Sunday, 1/29, 3–5 p.m.
This week at MAM: Yard School of Art Classes begin, Park Bench 1/11, The Cute, the Bad, and the Ugly 1/12, & Nesting Bowls Workshop 1/15.
Join MAM for Free First Fridays and Closer Look Tours (2 p.m.) every first friday of the month. Today we will look at a work from Patterns, Systems, Structures: Abstraction in American Art!
Tonight, 7 p.m. 9th Annual Conversation on Education and the Arts welcomes renowned educator Claudia Cornett to speak on literacy and the arts!
Tonight, 7 p.m, Join the discussion with curators and artists of the special exhibition "The Spectacular of Vernacular" at the 25th Annual Julia Norton Babson Lecture.
Join MAM tonight 7 p.m. for the 25th Annual Julia Norton Babson Lecture to discuss "The Spectacular of Vernacular" with artists Butt Johnson & Marc Swanson & curators Alex Schwartz & Darsie Alexander
"The Spectacular of Vernacular" opens Friday with the work of 25 contemporary artists who utilize craft and folklore to explore culturally specific iconography in an increasingly global world of art.
"Marina Zurkow: Friends, Enemies, and Others," MAM's first contemporary art exhibition opened Saturday, Sept. 17. Stop by to watch the outdoor monitors or come in for a full experience!
Join us Saturday, September 17, 5-7:30 p.m. for the Special Exhibition Preview of "Marina Zurkow: Friends, Enemies, and Others." For more details, http://bit.ly/nUxGEa
Fantastic permanent exhibit and thought provoking installations. Great scholarship. Fantastic gfit store!