Calling All Teens!

We invite all young artists, ages 13-17, to enter The Next Generation: An Exhibition of Teen Artists, which will be on view at The Center this summer. Deadline for entries May 26.

Discover Summer Art Camps

Learn more about summer art camps for ages 5-15 at The Center!

Summer Adult Classes & Workshops

Register for a class in drawing, painting, or ceramics. Sign up for a one-day workshop, or join us for “Art After Hours.”.

Artsy Pride Mixer

Celebrate Pride with The Center for Contemporary Art and artists Jennifer Evans Arbo, Jay Green, Anne Hallstrom, and Mia Salazar with an evening of creative adventure. RSVP with link and pay what you can. Suggested donation is $10.

The Center for Contemporary Art in Bedminster, NJ, is a popular destination for world-class contemporary art exhibitions and community-based arts education and programming.

Upcoming Events & Exhibitions

Beginner Sgraffito

May 19 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Join Jennifer Evans Arbo for a surface design and sgraffito carving workshop. Carve a one of a kind ...

Stone Bridges in Watercolor

June 1 @ 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
The counties surrounding Bedminster feature iconic stone bridges crossing streams that run into the ...

En Plein Air at Bedminster Farmer’s Market

June 15 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
join us at the Bedminster Farmer’s Market for a morning of painting all the lively scenes, colors,...

Gallery Hours

Monday – Thursday 9 am – 5 pm // Friday 9 am – 3 pm // Saturday 9 am – 5 pm // Sunday 10 am – 2 pm // Closed major holidays. The galleries are also open on evenings and weekends when classes and workshops are in session.

Where will you find your inspiration?

Adult Art Classes

Adult classes at The Center foster creativity and community, nurturing your development as an artist and offering opportunities to explore many different mediums and approaches to making art.

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Kids Art Classes & Camps

In our varied and expertly taught youth art classes and camps, children have fun, develop important artistic techniques, and learn about the principles of visual art, historical periods, and well-known artists.

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Community Partners

Through our community partnerships, we provide opportunities for people to express themselves in a safe, judgment-free environment and engage in activities that improve the quality of their lives. 

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Host a Party

Are you looking for a unique setting to hold a corporate event or private party? Discounted rates are available for non-profit organizations.

Art parties for adults
Birthday Art Parties for Kids
Other Facility Rentals

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The Center for Contemporary Art
in Bedminster, NJ, is a popular destination for world-class contemporary art exhibitions and community-based arts education and programming.

2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ 07921
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Experiment and Play. Inquire and Discover.

As the premier hub for contemporary art in the region, The Center offers an exceptional variety of in-person and virtual art classes, workshops, summer art camps, rotating art exhibitions, and community partnerships. 

Now on view in our Galleries

Echoes of Abstraction

April 5 @ 6:00 pm – June 2 @ 2:00 pm

Lindsay Godin: Futurisms

April 5 @ 6:00 pm – June 2 @ 2:00 pm

Christine Sauerteig-Pilaar: To Bare Witness

April 5 @ 6:00 pm – June 2 @ 6:00 pm

The Center for Contemporary Art recognizes the diversity of its community’s abilities and needs and is committed to enabling all visitors to experience the benefits of arts education. Our community partnerships are designed in response to specific needs and provide an outlet for creative expression in a safe, supportive setting.

All are welcome!

There are many ways to support The Center.

Our mission is made possible by the dedication, involvement, and support of our members, volunteers, staff, sponsors, partners, and donors. Without their support, we could not continue to bring innovative arts programming and exhibitions to our region. Please join our welcoming community of artists and art enthusiasts.