CONFERENCE 2017 Looking Beyond, October 1-3
"Call for proposals" please click on the proposals link
Deadline is April 30th.
Ocean Resort and SPA, One Ocean Blvd, Long Branch NJ
Conference room rate $179
Early Bird: $135
After Early Bird or On-site: $185
Early Bird runs until Sept. 17 11:59pm
NOTE: after Sept 17 midnight, higher rate begins 9/18 12:01
Group Registration Rates and Instructions:
Three (3) or more persons registering from the same school district may register as a group. The group rate is $100 per person plus membership fee.
To receive a group discount, have each member's information readily available at time of online registration.
We accept credit card payment for group registrations but only one (1) credit card will be accepted as payment for ALL registrations. We also accept payment by check.
Group registrants must submit all forms and payment together in ONE envelope. Mail your completed forms and check payable to:
AENJ c/o Gene Neglia, 2 Starboard Court, Brick NJ 08723
Please note: group discount does not apply to undergraduate students registering as a group. A student discount is already provided.
Conference 2016 was another great event! Hope to see you next year in Long Branch!
You can revisit the good times in our photo gallery. Click the link below. To purchase images, create an account, open tab LOGIN/REGISTER.
Conference Highlights ...Sunday, Oct 912:00pm Bob Morrison, Founder, Quadrant Arts Research2:00pm Keynote: Isaiah Zagar, Mosaic Mural Artist, The Magic Gardens, Phila.6:30-8:30pm The President’s Party and Awards Celebration Monday, Oct 1010:00am Keynote: Jean Houston Ph.D., Founder, The Renaissance Project International2:00pm Workshop with Mario Robinson, Watercolorist4:00-7:00pm "Areas for Action" a special AENJ event by Mr. Oliver Herring, Interactive Sculptor, founder of TASK Tuesday, Oct 1110:00am Philemona Williamson, Painter11:00am Workshop with Mario Robinson, Watercolorist
President-Elect and 2016 Conference Chair, AENJ
In 2015 we were FULL STEAM AHEAD! Conference 2015
October 4-6, Ocean Place, Long Branch
Conference Highlights ...
Sunday, Oct 4
1:30 pm Supersession: Susan Riley, educator and CEO of educationcloset.com
11-30/3:00 pm Larissa Danowitz, Mural Arts
11:30 am Peter and Maura Geisser, Authors, Educators, Special Best Practice lecture
12:30 pm Dr. Marilyn Stewart, Arts Educator, Special Best Practice lecture
4:00 pm Susan Riley, Supersession presenter workshop
6:00-8:00pm The President’s Party and Awards Celebration
Best Practice presentations:Sunday
Monday, Oct 5
10:30 am Alan Ross, photographer and former assistant to Ansel Adams
1:00 pm Josh Simpson, American glass artist and founder of the Infinity Project
12:00/3:00 pm Harry Bower, sculptor/fiber artist
2:00/4:00 pm DaVinci Initiative
6:00-8:00 pm The SteAmy-tini Mixer
Best Practice presentations: Monday
Tuesday, Oct 6
10:00 am Charles Tucker, Sculptor
1:00 pm DaVinci Initiative
Best Practice presentations: Tuesday
Vice President and 2015 Conference Chair, AENJ