2015 Studio Tour
Sunday, June 7th
11AM to 5PM

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ART LOVERS, COLLECTORS, CONNOISSEURS,
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Our 2015 Sponsors!

The SOMA Studio Tour wishes to thank our sponsors for their generous support!

 

 

 

 

Bunnies Sports Bar
CMB Kicks
Gallery 1978
The Fringe Salon
Project Sign
South Orange Frame Shop
The Baird Center
Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall
Emily & Daniel Zacharias
 

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Mike Parker, Trolley
Florence Weisz
Andy Weeks, Karst
Jeremy Shires, Allerona

Welcome to the South Orange Maplewood Artists Studio Tour!

Join us for the 12th Annual South Orange Maplewood Artists Studio Tour—held on the 1st Sunday in June.  Explore one of the most important arts events in the region and discover our dynamic artistic community.  And while you're are at it, don't forget to pickup some beautiful and inspiring artwork for your own home. With nearly 80 artists in studios, galleries and group exhibitions across the two towns, our Studio Tour is not to be missed!    → Meet the Artists

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR 2015.  ALL REGISTRATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY APRIL 1ST TO BE INCLUDED ON THE PRINTED MAP. Click here to register/.


Selected 2015 Tour Artists
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Paul Gibson
Harnessing principles of lighting, composition, dynamic contrast, and implied movement honed during a 30 year video career - Paul finds deep satisfaction expl... more
Elisabeth Antoine
Elisabeth Antoine was born and raised in France. She studied art in Paris under the direction of renowned artist Agnes Tassin while pursuing a career in medical... more
Luis Alves Collage
Media and Art exert powerful influences over all of us through continuous, evolving processes of reflection and creation. They shape our hopes and fears, our n... more
John DiLorenzo
STATEMENT: The process I engage in as a painter likens to an adventure in the dark; a journey where the truth is unfixed. This endeavor becomes my mode of ... more
Erin Rogers Pickering
Through my art I am celebrating life, creativity, individualism, motivation and color. I am obsessed with color and it is quite often my inspiration - and where... more
Ananda Lima
Two complementary forces usually come out in my work, one is a visual interest in strong graphical compositions and the other are more conceptual themes. The fo... more
B. John Kaufman
B. John Kaufman, an artist who merges painting and sculpture, has created a number of installations familiar to area residents, including the July 4th Communit... more
Richard Halperin
I photograph outdoors in natural light and try to find expressive patterns, textures and colors that make effective two dimensional compositions. While outdoor... more
Jennie Traill Schaeffer
Deemed the Kitchen Gods Artist, Jennie Traill Schaeffer is a professional visual artist and art teacher, living and working in her West Orange, Essex County, NJ... more
Dawn Williams
Working in mixed media allows me to make use of the diversity of materials available. I am a collector. If a found object inspires me, I stuff it in my bag and... more

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2014 Tour Exhibitions

Friends and Neighbors

This exhibition is in connection with the SOMA Artists Studio Tour and features  28 artists who are friends and neighbors of SOMA, but who do not live in South Orange or Maplewood. It celebrates the range of creative work that is nurtured and produced in the region and the importance of strengthening the bonds of the creative community.

Pierro Gallery
Baird Center
5 Mead Street
South Orange, NJ 07079

Opening reception: June 1st, 2014 2-4pm.
Show Dates: June 1st, 2014 - June 21st, 2014  

 


ABC = Art & Business Connection
An innovative series of exhibitions featuring works by South Orange and Maplewood artists, hosted by South Orange businesses.

Installation: May 6th and 7th, 2014
Opening: Thursday, May 8th, 2014 5-8pm
Tour: June 1, 2014
De-installation: Week of June 30th, 2014

Bill Billec at Bunny's Sports Bar
12-14 W South Orange Ave

Elilzabeth Munro at Kimaya Kama
108 W South Orange Ave

Ananda Lima at Kitchen a la Mode
19 South Orange Ave

Cathleen McCoy Bristol at UPS Store
4 South Orange Ave

 


Rick Hauser Meet the Artists: A Series of Artist Interviews on Video
Hosted by Sybil Archibald and filmed and edited by Joy Yagid, the exhibit explores the perspectives and muses of 19 area artists (studiotoursoma.org/artist-videos, youtube.com/user/somastudiotour, somatv.org).