Project Description

The Gant-Gilbert Arts Collective will provide the community of Clinton Hill and the City of Newark a new cultural art, education, residential and social center that offers opportunity to build the creative and business capacity, a source for individual and neighborhood growth.

The vision and program plan will focus on the following essential areas for the success of The Gant-Gilbert Arts Collective:

  • 27 units marketed to artists
  • 1,100sf gallery / performance space
  • 800sf café
  • 10 leasable office / workspaces
  • 2-secure parking lots for residents
  • Wired for Newark Fiber
  • High Quality Artistic Venue
  • Special Event Programing
  • Stage Performances: Music, Dance, Theater, Recitals
  • Private and Corporate Events
  • Access to affordable programming such as Art Discipline, Education and Training
  • Individual and Community Capacity Building, Promoting Artistic Expression and Creativity
  • Strengthening Community Socialization and Wellness through Effective Engagement and Creative Collaboration
  • Building Strategic Alliance & Partnerships with the Greater Newark Arts Community, Area Businesses, Corporations and Foundations
  • Nutrition, Health and Fitness focus
  • New Works Platform for Artistic Ideas and Presentation
  • Social Awareness: Lectures, Readings, Panels and Roundtable Discussions


The Gant-Gilbert Arts Collective is a redevelopment that will bring new hope and vitality and stabilization to the Clinton Hill community, offering opportunities for individuals and the community to grow & reach desired interests and outcomes, in art, cultural and community health and wellness.

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