To cultivate, inspire and support the study and presentation of the performing, visual and literary arts within our community, and to foster public interest in and support of the arts in West Orange.
The support to bring these programs to special audiences is often gained through our annual fundraisers and Member events.
Our mission is to cultivate, inspire and support the arts within our community.
The West Orange Arts Council is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. As part of our mission of bringing art and people together, we believe in inclusiveness of all groups. It is our goal to provide transformative learning experiences for our audience so that they have a greater sense of self and the world around them.
The West Orange Arts Center offers enriching and innovative programs and events that make art accessible to everyone in our community. Public Programming inspires cultural and artistic enlightenment within our community and beyond its borders—including artist talks, lecture series, panel discussions, film screenings, and hands-on art-making events.
Through education, community outreach, arts programming and facility enhancement, the WOAC strives to enrich and enliven the quality of life of the residents of the Township of West Orange.