Viral Art

Scott Zoeller is a driftwood artist. His wall hangings & sculptures are featured in this show. Robert Rich expresses the viral theme in three photos from his veiled series. Photographer Debby Szersin playfully explored the idea of a masking.

Mary Caruso Albert’s watercolors of Freehold remain featured in the lounge gallery.

Bring your kids in for a scavenger hunt of items within the artwork.

Show runs through September 6. Stop in! Browsers welcome. Face coverings required.

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Exhibit by Freehold Artist Mary Caruso-Albert extended until July 19

Restaurant Row by Mary Caruso-Albert is one of many paintings featuring Freehold that will be on display in this show.

Freehold Art Gallery has reopened. Our current art show featuring Freehold artist, Mary Caruso-Albert has been extended through July 19. Mary Caruso-Albert is one of Freehold’s most notable artists.

“Mary’s iconic work tells the story of today’s Freehold, and we are thrilled to be hosting this exhibit,” curator Jill Barba said.

Mary will be available to give gallery visitors a tour of her work, discuss her process and her subjects during Meet and Greet sessions to be announced

“Freehold’s architecture, and history has always intrigued me,” Ms. Caruso-Albert explained. “When I started working in watercolor, it was a simple decision to paint the interesting buildings in Freehold.”

Caruso-Albert is best known for her watercolors of New Jersey’s historical sights, landscapes, the Jersey Shore and of course, Freehold. Prints and notecards will be available for purchase at the gallery.

“My favorite work is commissioned paintings that I call ‘Memories.’

These paintings of homes, children, and vacation spots bring joy, a lasting joy, to the people who want them created.” Mary said.

Face coverings are required and a maximum of 10 persons will be in the gallery at one time. Our summer hours are in effect. Private tours welcomed by appointment.

“A Town that Survived Itself, Florence in the Age of Brunelleschi 1410-1450” Lecture by Dr Mungiello, date, time to be announced.

Dr. Edoardo Mungiello, Freehold fine artist, author, and Art History professor will continue his lecture series Artists and Their Cities with “A Town that Survived Itself, Florence in the Age of Brunelleschi 1410-1450.” Date and time will be announced.

Admission is $10 per person which includes the lecture and refreshments (BYOB). Dr. Mungiello is an engaging, informative and often humorous speaker who brings clarity of vision to every lecture. Seating is limited. Reservations are recommended but not required. You may reserve your place by emailing or call 908-614-6195.

The Life, Love and Works of Elaine Smith

Opening Reception September 21, 4-7 pm. The public is invited to celebrate Elaine’s life and work with her family and friends at our opening reception.

Receptions are also scheduled for 4-6 pm on October 13 and 7:30 – 9:30 pm October 25. Guitarist Amy Schlinder from the band ViRAGO will perform along with special guest Chip Hodges on the fiddle for an interesting and eclectic musical backdrop to Life, Love and Works of Elaine Smith.

Many works of this noted and beloved New Jersey artist will be for sale with proceeds benefiting the Elaine Smith Memorial Art Scholarship Foundation. Show runs through November 3, 2019.

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Upcoming shows

Our next exhibit will run from August 10 through September 15, 2019.

Our September Exhibit will feature the work of Elaine Smith, a well known and beloved artist and teacher in the Freehold area. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of her work will benefit the scholarship fund established in her memory.

Our November Exhibit , which will extend through the holiday season, will again feature artwork priced at $200 or less.  Many of our original miniatures sell for less than $50.  So, prepare to do your holiday shopping at the Freehold Art Gallery!

In January 2020, we will begin the New Year with “Superheroes.”  More information to follow.