New Jersey Performing Arts2021-06-16T20:02:55+00:00

NJPAC 2020-2021 Exhibit Dates and Deadlines* **

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*NJPAC Update- Artwork currently hung at NJPAC for the Late Winter Exhibit will tentatively remain there until June 1, 2020, but subject to change. Artwork received for the Spring Exhibit is currently being held by either Kristen Barth or Susan Catrone. If you have any inquiries about current artwork that Susan Catrone accepted for the Late Winter Exhibit or that was sent for the Spring Exhibit and received by Kristen Barth, please contact .
** If a virtual reception will take place, participants will be notified by email invitation only, on the third date. Time to be determined.
Fall Exhibit (includes the 2021 Calendar selections celebrating 60 years of YAM)
Submission Deadline: September 1, 2020
Reception: October 18, 2020
Winter Exhibit
Submission Deadline: December 1, 2020
Reception: January 10, 2021
Late Winter Exhibit
Submission Deadline: March 1, 2021
Reception: April 18, 2021
Spring Exhibit
Submission Deadline: June 1, 2021
Reception: June 27, 2021

The 2020-2021 exhibits for NJPAC will be held online and adhere to the following requirements. 

  • Current AENJ members may submit up to three (3) current artworks from students. Thirty pieces will be selected for each exhibit.
  • The Back Label is filled out by the parent and teacher using either Kami or printed and scanned with the required information and submitted with the artwork.
  • Image quality is taken using high resolution and cropped to the edges. A high-resolution PDF 100% is preferred. If using a scanner, it must be at least 300 DPI.
  • Each submission includes the student’s first and last name, grade, and subject in the following format: John.Doe.8.Portrait
  • Complete the Google form for each of the submissions, up to three per teacher.
  • Email your completed submission(s) to

Please contact with any questions.

In the event that the exhibit change to in-person, the following guidelines are required:
Size of  Artwork: 12 x 18 in. horizontally; 18 x 24 in. vertically
  • NJPAC provides frames, so these size restrictions are mandatory. 
  • Mount artwork to construction paper 12 x 18” horizontally or 18”x 24” vertically.  Please only mount work to construction paper, no mats, or foam board.
  • You may mount artwork to fit these 2 sizes (and these sizes ONLY). 

10 pieces of 18 x 24 sized work (vertical orientation only) and 20 pieces of 12 x 18 sized work (horizontal orientation only) are selected.

Thirty (30) works will be on display at the show! Please adhere to these size limitations.

  • Be sure to have the AENJ Student Exhibition back label completed and attached to the back of each work. Click here for the label.
    • Do not attach any AENJ labels to the front of the artwork.  Also do not mat or frame artwork.
    • Do not send color copies of artwork.  Only the original pieces of artwork will be exhibited.
    • Please refrain from submitting artwork with copyrighted characters and logos.
    • Please do not STAPLE artwork to construction paper.
    • No 3-D work, acetate, stretched canvas, or canvas board will be accepted.

You must be a current AENJ member to participate.


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