Calls for Art

The Center presents high-quality exhibitions of contemporary art by emerging, established, and under-represented artists in a variety of media working with a variety of subject matter. Exhibitions are proposed and selected by an Exhibitions Committee, which is made up of area leaders in the field and includes museum curators, art professors, gallerists, professional artists, teachers, and lecturers.

Member Exhibitions
Members of The Center have opportunities to participate in juried and non-juried exhibitions in our galleries. 

International Juried Exhibition
Each year over 1,000 entries are received from around the world for this much-anticipated annual exhibition. Cash prizes as well as a solo exhibition are awarded. The entry fee is discounted for members of The Center and art educators. Past jurors have included Yvonne Davis, Jonathan Goodman, Garth Johnson, Margaret O’Reilly, Edwin Ramoran, Stephen Westfal, and John Yau. 

Submission Policy for Exhibitions
Exhibitions proposals are accepted by invitation only.


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. 

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.