Luigi Monteferrante

The enigmatic works of Italian-based artist Luigi Monteferrante will be displayed at Gallery 50 Inc. in Bridgeton this month.


Atlantic County

FIRST FRIDAY ART SHOW: 7 to 9 p.m. Jan. 5; live music, art, talks, and demonstrations; Heart Revolution Yoga & Local Artisan Boutique, 5211 Atlantic Ave., Ventnor.

GALLOWAY CULTURAL ARTS MEMBERS’ OPEN STUDIO: 3 to 8 p.m. Jan. 10; artists can paint or sketch together, bring supplies; Glenn by The Bay Park, 626 S. New York Road, Galloway, free, reservations required.

‘THE LURE OF SOUTH JERSEY’: through Jan. 7; raises awareness of South Jersey’s cultural diversity; presented by Kramer Hall, Noyes Museum of Art, and South Jersey Culture and History Center; Stockton University Kramer Hall, 30 Front St., Hammonton.

Cape May County

‘PAINTING THE SOUTH JERSEY LANDSCAPE IN PASTELS’: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 9; Tuesdays through Feb. 13; learn to paint South Jersey landscapes; Public Library, 9516 2nd Ave., Stone Harbor.

ADULTS ONLY PASTEL CLASSES: 2018 schedule: Fridays, Feb. 2, through March 9; Nature Center of Cape May, 1600 Delaware Ave., Cape May, $20.

ART PARTY CLASSES: two-hour paint lessons; create your own artistic reproduction; 6 to 8 p.m. Fridays adult classes, $35; 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays “Mommy & Me” and “Daddy & Me” classes for kids, $40; 106 S. Decatur St., Cape May. 609-364-5304.

Cumberland County

GALLERY 50, INC. JANUARY SHOW: exhibited through Jan. 26; 6 to 9 p.m. Jan. 5, opening reception; “Love is the Drug,” featuring works by artist Luigi Monteferrante; Gallery 50 Inc., 50 E. Commerce St., Bridgeton.

INTER-DIMENSIONAL & CLOUD MINISTRY PHOTOGRAPHY: exhibited through January; collection of “spirit world” photography by local resident Greg Geraci; 1 to 3 p.m. Jan. 6, meet the artist reception; Public Library, 1058 E. Landis Ave., Vineland.

Ocean County

‘GETTING DIRTY IN THE CERAMICS STUDIO’: 7 to 9 p.m. first Friday of each month, BYOB, instructor Kerith Creo walks participants through a few introductory projects, LBI Foundation of the Arts and Sciences, 120 Long Beach Blvd., Loveladies, $45. 609-494-1241.

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