The WAE Open – 2022

The WAE Open – Annual Juried Exhibition

We are thrilled to be able to present the work selected for the inaugural show of this annual exhibition. The WAE Open, is a showcase of the highest quality visual art being made at this moment in time.

Juror Diedra Harris Kelley: ““The artworks chosen for this exhibition show a variety of contemporary topics and techniques – photography, collage, ink drawings, encaustic paintings, and ceramic sculptural forms. Many works employ traditional mediums that push boundaries and reorient ways of seeing.”

Exhibition Dates

October 20, 2022 — December 15, 2022

Opening Reception and Award

October 20, 2022: 6pm – 9pm

Ekphrastic Poetry Reading

December 4, 2022: 2pm – 4pm


Artists’ Tour & Closing Reception

December 11th, 2022: 2pm – 4pm

Gallery Hours

Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm and by appointment. Contact the Gallery at (201) 341-0797 to schedule.

Participating Artists

Bob Barnett, Virginia Schaffer Block, Debrah Block Krol, Avril Bogle, Cheryl Chapin, Sandra Charlap, Pam Cooper, Nate Cox, Louis DiLauri, Lyman Dally, Catherine Delett, Jessica Dounel, Brian Eardley, Peppi Glass, Stephanie Guillen, Adam Gustavson, Beth Heit, Phebe Khalil, Yvette Lucas, Maria Lupo, Robbie Matos, Chrissy McIntyre, Pamela Moore, Jeremy Moss, Liz Murphy, Jamarr Neyland, Carol Nussbaum, Chas Palminteri, Katharine Philip, Ksenija Puskaric, Kari Smith, Grace Santo, Rebecca Simon.