The Ewing Arts Commission is an appointed municipal body consisting of 11 members appointed by the Mayor with the advice and consent of the Township Council. Members are Township residents, selected on the basis of their qualifications and fitness for service. Appointments are for a period of three years. Vacancies shall be filled for the unexpired terms only.
The Arts Commission is a community vehicle for the expansion of the arts and related community activities within Ewing. It is constituted as a non-profit organization with a focus of supporting, developing and expanding the Arts. The goal is to foster freedom in expression of artistic growth and enjoyment within the community of Ewing Township through commitment and dedication.
Open Public Meetings
The Commission shall designate one of its members to serve as its Chairperson and presiding officer and may designate such other officers as it may deem necessary. A majority of the whole number of regular members shall constitute a quorum.
Programs and Activities
Featured Artist Program
The Featured Artist Program is a new partnership established late in 2016 between the Ewing Arts Commission and local community arts group, Art Has No Boundaries. Each month an art installation on the second floor of the Ewing municipal building showcases the two and three dimensional art of local residents. Art Has No Boundaries provides art programming at the Ewing Senior Community Center.
The Ewing Arts Commission also maintains an independent website, located at http://www.ewingartsnj.com.
: Ewing Senior and Community Center (ESCC), Board Room, 999 Lower Ferry Road, Ewing.
The Ewing Arts Commission meets on the 1st Mondays of the month unless otherwise noted.