Museum of Art & Science
Sherwood Ave, Teaneck, NJ 07666
qualified organization of the New Jersey Cultural Trust
The Bergen Museum of
Art & Science is proud to announce that we are the recent recipients
of a Puffin Foundation Grant for the Arts.
Once again, we want to thank the Puffin Foundation for making this
Please Visit our new web site located
It is currently a work-in-progress but is a more
modern and updated visual web site with social media integration. In
addition, we will soon have a gallery of our private art collection
and notices of future media events, galley openings and shows for
2015. Stay tuned!
Bergen Museum of Art & Science has enriched community cultural
capital since 1956 through art exhibits, science expositions,
educational and outreach programs. We strive to promote community
"In addition to its role in stimulating creativity, a museum can
serve as a stimulus for local economic activity because as an
attraction it draws individuals to a community… Museums also attract
creative individuals to a community, and these individuals can have
a profound economic impact. Such individuals can provide a boost to
regional tourism or make a lasting impact by relocating to the
community more permanently." (Economic Impact Analysis of Cultural
Institutions M. Halsey).
BMAS continues to enrich the community’s cultural capital by
engaging significant parts of society in its ongoing exhibits,
outreach and educational programs. These hold intrinsic value and
with its programs enrich community cultural capital regardless of
The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) recognizes the
importance of regional culture and regional art. Their vision is "a
democratic society where communities and individuals thrive with
broad public access to knowledge, cultural heritage, lifelong
Information on collaborations for tourists and development contact
Dorothy Nicklus 201-679-5700.
For information on the Alexander Knapp Mural contact Dr. Waldron at
201-618-3077 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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The museum is looking to place our mural by Stefan Knapp (see above
photo, right) on a building large enough to display this famous
mural which originally was on the side of Alexander's building on
Route4 in Paramus. We are looking at potential buildings within the
new Dream Mall that is coming soon to the Meadowlands.This mural was highlighted in a recent issue of
New Jersey magazine and is valued at over $1,000,000. The mural was
highlighted recently in the
Bergen Record and again in
Real estate developers or building owners in Bergen Country or North
Jersey that are interested in presenting modern and classical art
and cultural ideas to the community and could benefit by having such
a masterpiece as a visual 'advertisement', please contact Dr. James
Apart from exhibiting paintings and sculptures, we plan to have
student art classes, summer art camp, science & math camp, chess
classes, etc,. We will also showcase our Mastodon collection and our
large collection of paintings, drawings and sculptures.
Board of Directors: We recently added, Anne Marie
Ayala-secretary and Kyra Bovenschulte Graphic Artist /Designer
To see our new virtual art exhibits please
visit us here:
To see a list of previous exhibits and photos from past summer art
festivals, use the menu on the upper left.
Like us on Facebook.
You will find more information on current and past exhibits, the
artists involved and more selected images of the artist's works.
Events and exhibits are always posted promptly on our Facebook page
along with other relevant news concerning our museum
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See some of our featured artists, photographers, fashion,
designers, etc on our Pinterest site:
one of our featured artist, has paintings on view at various
galleries to be announced. Rene was curator
of our NEW & NOW exhibit held at the
Flyway Gallery in the Meadowlands in 2012 and also curator for
NEW & NOW II Exhibit held at Bergen PAC in August of 2014
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