Welcome to the Sussex County Arts and Heritage Council!  We are a non profit organization whose mission is to foster and promote the artistic and cultural vitality of Sussex County.  

We encourage you to check out the Events, Things to Do, and Artist Community pages on our site as a resource for what's happening in the Arts! 


The current exhibit in the gallery is


Outside The Box

The Exhibit Runs September 10th - October 15th

Reception 4PM - 6PM on September 10th

All are welcome!  




Check out this link to the WMBC-Newsroom. You can watch a short interview with our Executive Director, Mary Jo Mathias regarding an exhibit previously on display in our gallery.



The October / November 2016 Legacy e-letter has been released Click Here to see it!

Stay tuned for the Next Edition of The Legacy!

Sussex Skylands National Endowment for the Arts Discover Jersey Arts New Jersey Arts Council Visit NJ The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation

Current Exhibit

Outside The Box
Runs Until: October 15, 2016
Reception: Saturday, September 10, 4:00 to 6 pm

Call for Artists!

Visions of Autumn

Autumn is special, a colorful season of thankfulness and
harvest; the weather’s cooler, and leaves are falling. Show us
your vision, realistic or imagined, of what autumn can be. The
exhibition is open to all media, 2D and 3D.
Immediately before the reception on October 22 we will host a poetry reading by Jim Berkheiser.
Tea Tasting presented by David Greene from Greene’s Beans Café will take place
during the reception.
Artists submitting work for this exhibit must be SCAHC members or
become members before the show.
For membership information call 973-383-0027 or
visit our website www.scahc.org.
The exhibit will be open to the public and free to view during our regular operating from October 22 through November 19, 2016
The SCAHC Gallery is open 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Tuesday through Friday.
The Reception on Saturday, October 22 is free and open to the public. All are welcome! 


Exhibition runs: 

October 22, 2016 through November 19, 2016

Drop off labeled artwork and entry form:  

Sunday, October 16, from 12 to 3 pm or Tuesday, October 18, from 10 to 5 pm 

Pick up artwork:

Sunday, November, 20 from 12 to 3 pm or  Tuesday, November 22 from 10 to 5 pm 

More information about this exhibition and downloadable prospectus are available by clicking on the event title.


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