Destination: Newark

arts adventure destination: Newark NJ

Newark is an interesting place to explore: it has a reputation for being a crime-filled city, yet it has areas that are coming around, places of beauty (such as Branch Brook Park), and some fascinating history coming from its heyday in the first half of the twentieth century. Some of the arts adventures have taken place in specific neighborhoods, while at other times it is an adventure that I take with my bicycle, simply heading east into the city with no true destination in mind, just looking for something interesting to see … and there always is something.

Click on any of the post titles below to see individual stories of my arts adventures in Newark, NJ.

Roberto Clemente sculpture in Newark

Sculpture in Newark: An Unexpected Find

Today was one of those days, where an incident involving a dog, an air mattress, and Home Depot found me