Hear from the unique voices of the ArtWorks community ranging from our Artists-in-Residences to Young Artists and all those in between!


Every year #InternationalChildhoodCancerDay is celebrated globally to support children and young adults with cancer. Join us today in celebrating the creative spirits of all our Young Artists who face chronic and life-limiting illnesses. 

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Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day from ArtWorks! This piece by Za’Myah age 7 from Express Yourself New Jersey 2014 is a daily reminder to spend the day creating with the ones you love!

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Today is National #GetOutYourGuitarDay! What better way to get in the spirit than by sharing this piece from our May 2009 Artist of the Month, Jonathan!

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Today is #WorldCancerDay Help ArtWorks support our Young Artists by providing an outlet for creativity! #WeCanICan 

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ArtWorks At WWRSD Has HeArt Event!

Yesterday, ArtWorks was surrounded by all these AMAZING Young Artists from Westwood Regional School District at their 5th Annual WWRSD has HeART! ArtWorks Young Artist Corrin, is also pictured below as her artwork was 1 of 15 chosen for the showcase. We are so proud to be a part of this event that encourages creativity and expression. Thank you so much WWRSD for donating the proceeds of the event to ArtWorks and Westwood Art Gallery for hosting!

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Rachel’s Bat Mitzvah Project!

Rachel and her family dropped off donated supplies for our Young Artists in honor of her Bat Mitzvah Project! We are so excited to replenish our Art Carts with ALL these amazing arts and crafts! Thank you so much!!

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Throwback Thursday With Jewish Standard

Everyone has a story

ArtWorks Founder, Daniela Mendelsohn has co- founded a boutique production company specializing in personalized documentary films that capture life stories. The Jewish Standard writes, “One of the 11 docyourstory films commissioned so far is a 17-minute documentary about Dr. Michael Harris of Englewood, co-director of the Children’s Cancer Institute at Hackensack University Medical Center. ” Dr. Harris is a beloved member of the ArtWorks Advisory council. He was also the one who cared for the inspiration for ArtWorks, Naomi Cohain. You can watch this incredible documentary on Dr. Michael Harris below!

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Thank You K-Deer!

K Deer

Thank you so much to K-Deer for donating beautiful fabrics to ArtWorks so our Young Artists can express themselves creatively in new and exciting ways!

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Daily Record Article On Teaching Artist Robyn Ellenbogen

ArtWorks Teaching Artist, Robyn Ellenbogen was featured in the Daily Record! We are SO excited to share this article of such a talented artist and remarkable person! “I’ve never met a kid, no matter how sick they were, who turned down an opportunity to make art,” she said. “You can see a child go from genuine fear to concentration. That’s being in the present, in the very moment that you are alive..” – Robyn Ellenbogen

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