Welcome to express newark

Express Newark is a university–community collaboratory in Newark’s historic Hahne & Company building.

A conceptual framework and an interdisciplinary learning space, Express Newark houses the Newest Americans; the Form Design Studio; the Design Consortium; Visual Means; Shine Portrait Studio; the Community Media Center; Scarlet Magazine; the Newark Print Shop; the Paul Robeson Galleries; and twenty-two resident artists in printmaking, photography, painting and video.

Space, such as conference rooms or our lecture hall, can be reserved by members of the Newark and university communities. Please go to the Express Newark Room Reservation Portal or call our offices at 973.353.0600 for more information.

of Newark, not just in Newark

At Express Newark, artists and community residents collaborate, experiment, and innovate in partnership with Rutgers University – Newark faculty, staff, and students with the goals of engaging in public work, creative practice, and democratic dialogue in order to promote positive transformation.

address & hours

54 Halsey Street, 2nd Floor
Newark, NJ 07102

Monday – Saturday, 8am to 10pm

Create, Collaborate, Express Yourself.