Atlantic County

PORTRAITS OF THE HOLOCAUST: exhibited through Nov. 6; “Drawing against Oblivion” Portraits of the Holocaust, charcoal portraits depicting child victims of the Holocaust by Austrian artist, Manfred Bockelmann; Milton and Betty Katz Jewish Community Center, 501 N. Jerome Ave., Margate, free. 609-652-4593 or

ATLANTIC COUNTY PARKS EXHIBIT: exhibited through Oct. 28; features plein air paintings, photographs by Greg Vizzi, and exhibits by park staff; Atlantic Cape Art Gallery, Spangler Library, 5100 Black Horse Pike, Mays Landing. 609-625-1111.

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KYOKO IBE: JAPANESE HANDMADE PAPER ARTWORK: exhibited through Nov. 18; renown Japanese paper artist, Kyoko Ibe, displays her artwork throughout both the upper and lower art galleries; Stockton University Art Gallery, main campus, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township. 609-652-4566 or

‘THE LURE OF SOUTH JERSEY’: exhibited through Jan. 7, 2018; 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. 609-626-3837 or

Cape May County

NOVEMBER JURIED ART SHOW: exhibited through November; submissions accepted through Oct. 28; eligible mediums are oil, acrylics, watercolor, pastels, mixed media, drawing and printmaking, $18 per submission; 7 p.m. Nov. 10, awards reception, free; Ocean City Arts Center, 1735 Simpson Ave., Ocean City. 609-399-7628 or

‘ARTISTIC PARALLELS’ EXHIBIT: exhibited through Oct. 31; Christina Lowenstein’s impressionist and abstract vibrant acrylic paintings, and her son Justin Lowenstein’s wood, metal and unique finish work; Ocean City Arts Center, 1735 Simpson Ave., Ocean City. 609-399-7628 or

‘INSPIRATIONS FROM MY TRAVELS’ ART SHOW & EXHIBITION: October show, Ocean City Fine Arts League, 608 Asbury Ave., Ocean City. 609-814-0308 or

ADULTS ONLY PASTEL CLASSES: 1 to 3 p.m Fridays, Nov. 3, 10, 17; 2018 schedule: Fridays, Feb. 2 through March 9; Nature Center of Cape May, 1600 Delaware Ave., Cape May, $20. 609-427-3045 or

ART PARTY CLASSES: two-hour paint lessons, led by teacher Juliana Jost, 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

ITALIAN HERITAGE STUDENT ART RECEPTION: exhibited through Oct. 28; features works from South Jersey high school students; 1 to 3 p.m. Oct. 28, reception and awards ceremony; Public Library, 1058 E. Landis Ave., Vineland. 856-794-4244 or

‘EAST TO WEST’ EXHIBIT: exhibited through October; features artist Deborah Roy Roberts; Gallery 50, Inc., 50 E. Commerce St., Bridgeton.

RRCA EXHIBITS: exhibited through Nov. 12; Pat Witt’s “New Visions” in the North Gallery; “Students of the Barn” in the Witt Gallery; Meed Barnett and Doreen Khebzou, Associate Artists Alcove; Riverfront Renaissance Center For The Arts, 22 N. High St., Millville. 856-327-4500 or

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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