Monmouth University

Center for the Arts

Past Event

Gallery Exhibitions

Annual Student Exhibition

Featuring the select works by Monmouth University students in Photography, Graphic Design, Animation and Studio Art.

Opening Reception:

Sunday, April 28 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM Opening Reception will also feature a performance by Jazz and R&B ensemble The Mayors Players

Box Office: 732.263.6889

Apr28, 2019

May03, 2019

Mon - Fri 10 AM - 5 PM Sat & Sun 10 AM - 4 PM
Free and open to the public

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