Newark, NJ-PA is ranked the #7 most arts-vibrant large community in America!

Image: The Top 40 Most Arts-Vibrant Communities in America (2019)

Express Newark

SMU DataArts, the National Center for Arts Research at Southern Methodist University in Dallas just released thier fifth annual Arts Vibrancy Index Report, which ranks more than 900 communities across the nation, examining the level of supply, demand, and government support for the arts.

Newark, NJ-PA is ranked the #7 most arts-vibrant large community in America. Yes, Newark, NJ!

The Newark, NJ-PA, Metro Division spans six counties in New Jersey and Pike County, PA, and is part of the larger New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA, MSA.

Express Newark, Paul Robeson Galleries, and, The Institute of Jazz Studies, Rutgers University-Newark, is honored to be mentioned as cultural anchor institutions, alongside the other amazing Newark arts organizations, that add to the art ecosystem here in Newark!

See the full list here!
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