News & Updates

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The Office of Cultural Affairs 2021 Year In Review

2021 was a year of large initiatives and reconnecting with the community. The Office of Cultural Affairs launched major projects and continued its work of supporting arts and cultural organizations across the city. To view the Office of Cultural Affairs’ 2021 Year in Review, please CLICK HERE

JCAST INFORMATION SESSION AUGUST 23, 2022 AT 6PM

Join us for a JCAST INFORMATION SESSION Tuesday, August 23, 2022 at 6pm Join us on ZOOM https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2409171605?pwd=cFRGR0x4bVdsNlhIb2JmcGFjYm4xdz09 Meeting ID: 240 917 1605 Passcode: qNf7Mm At this information session, we will walk you through the JCAST registration process and answer questions about participating in this year’s event!

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JCAST IS BACK!!! CALL FOR ENTRIES BY SEPTEMBER 1ST!

JCAST IS BACK!!! The largest art tour in New Jersey returns for its 32nd year. SUBMIT your art shows, open studios and special events by September 1, 2022 to be listed in our tour map. Thank you for being a part of our Jersey City arts community and participating in JCAST 2022!  We look forward to working […]

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NEARLY $900,000 IN GRANTS ANNOUNCED FOR JERSEY CITY ARTISTS AND ORGANIZATIONS

*** PRESS RELEASE ***  Mayor Fulop Announces 89 Artists and Arts Organizations Awarded First Allocation of Jersey City’s Arts & Culture Trust Fund Grants  Awardees receive upwards of $25,000 to Expand Arts Education and Programming; Arts & Culture proven to Boost Local Economic Assets, Create Jobs, and Stimulate Growth  JERSEY CITY – Mayor Steven M. Fulop joins City […]