Newark's Art Diversity is the Focus as Organizers Prepare for the 2018 Newark Arts Festival

Organizers have begun to countdown to the start of the Newark Arts Festival to begin this week.

According to a statement released by organizers at the Newark Arts, The Newark Arts Festival will celebrate the rich diversity of the city’s expanding the arts scene and welcomes the world to experience an exciting array of artist exhibitions, forums, studio tours, performances, mural excursions, screenings, children’s events and more.

Officials say Newark Arts mission is powering the arts to transform the lives of those who work, live and play in the great city of Newark, New Jersey. Established in 1981, Newark Arts was created to advance and expand the resources and offerings of arts and cultural organizations in the great city of Newark, New Jersey.

Newark Arts provides leadership, direction, and technical assistance through partnerships with Newark’s many artists, arts administrators, community organizations, community development corporations, planning groups, economic development agencies, and government agencies as well as the general public according to a statement released by officials.

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