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Mailing Address: P.O. Box 306
Trenton, NJ 08625-0306

Street Address: 225 West State Street Trenton, NJ 08608

Tel: (609) 292-6130
Fax: (609) 989-1440
NJ Relay: 711

New Jersey State Council on the Arts

New Jersey State Council on the Arts

Since 1966, the Arts Council’s volunteer members and professional staff have worked to improve the quality of life in New Jersey by helping the arts to flourish. The Arts Council’s array of programs and services are supported by a direct appropriation from the State of New Jersey through a dedicated Hotel/Motel Occupancy fee and grants from the National Endowment for the Arts.
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In the News
Current Council Grantees
Upcoming Events
New Jersey State Council on the Arts Literary Artist Fellowship Showcase Series
Various dates in April and May
Hurricane Sandy Relief Resources
Photo Credits: Boeing-Boeing: T Charles Erickson/Paper Mill Playhouse; Glassblower: Bob Elam/GlassRoots; Atlantic City Ballet
The mission of the Arts Council is to improve the quality of life of this state by helping the arts to flourish.
Council Members
Elizabeth A. Mattson

Germaine B. Trabert
1st Vice Chair

Kevin M. O'Brien
2nd Vice Chair

Gary Blackman
Mary-Grace Cangemi
Lawrence K. Carlbon
Philip M. Colicchio
Marilyn Harkett Dore
Ofelia Garcia
Joyce C. Goore
Carol Ann Herbert
Douglas Katich
Dolores A. Kirk
Ruth Lipper
Trudy Rosato Simpson
Sharon Burton Turner
Lana Gold Walder

ex officio members
Lt. Governor
Kim Guadagno

Thomas H. Kean, Jr.

Valerie Vainieri Huttle

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