Posted by: Kathy Temean | January 9, 2012

Illustrators: Monmouth Festival of the Arts Deadline Looming

The 42nd Annual Monmouth Festival of the Arts, the region’s largest juried art show, begins on Saturday, May 5, 2012 and extends through Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at Monmouth Reform Temple, 332 Hance Avenue in Tinton Falls, New Jersey.

Their application deadline is Tuesday, January 10, 2012.

The Monmouth Festival of the Arts is a multi-faceted event that attracts over 2500 visitors from the tri-state area. Art lovers can enjoy the variety of art on display from more than 225 artists who hail from all over the Northeast in this professionally designed show. They can also attend several workshops given by the artists on the technique of their craft as well as an evening artists’ lecture series, children’s craft workshops and entertainment. The Festival also offers an educational symposium for teachers to earn continuing education credits.

For a complete schedule of events and times, check the website, call 732-747-8278, or email to Daily admission to all events for Adults is $8, Seniors (65+) and Students (through high school) $5. Series ticket, $18 (Sunday-Wednesday).

Important Dates:

Jurying will be held on January 29, 2012 and February 12, 2012.

Student Art Competition will be March 4, 2012

Symposium will be May 7, 2012.

Artist Information Downloads

Artist Letter

2012 Artist Application

Talk tomorrow,



  1. Wow, WHAT an event! I wish I could attend, but doubt I’ll be able to. I sure do hope some of our exTREMEly talented members participate!


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