Newark Arts Festival 2022

Newark Arts Festival 2022

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The Newark Museum of Art

49 Washington Street

Newark, NJ 07102

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Newark Arts Festival will celebrate “Artful Healing,” from Thursday, October 6 through Sunday, October 9, 2022.

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Newark Arts Festival (“NAF”) will celebrate “Artful Healing,” this Fall in New Jersey’s largest city. NAF will showcase Newark’s dynamic and diverse arts and culture sector from Thursday, October 6 through Sunday, October 9, 2022.  

NAF 2022 seeks to create a collective restorative experience through thoughtfully curated artwork, performances and programming meant to help Newark’s artist community and Festival attendees begin to heal holistically. This year, Newark Arts Festival is partnering with The Newark Museum of Art, which will host an exciting group exhibition, “Artful Healing,” opening with a reception on Wednesday, October 5th and closing on October 30th.

The Call for Artists is open from NOW through July 6th. For more information and to apply to the Call for Artists, please visit 

NAF has been twice named New Jersey’s Favorite Visual Arts Festival by People’s Choice Awards. Alongside exciting spotlight exhibits and events, both virtual and in-person, NAF will promote concurrent artistic offerings throughout Newark, including media, dance, theatre, poetry and arts education.  


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