• Cultural Affairs
  • Welcome to the
    Department of Cultural Affairs (DOCA)

    FUTURE REBOOT

    Current Exhibition: Future Robot

    HCCC Professor Jeremiah Teipen coordinates the group exhibition Future Reboot in which artists use science, technology, engineering and math to create work that questions our current trajectory. Artists include Men Chih Chiang, Taezoo Park, Mark Ramos, Nooshin Rostami, Jeremiah Teipen, and Yaloo.

    EACH STATE OF MIND IS IRREDUCIBLE: SPANISH & LATIN AMERICAN ARTISTS

    Mana Contemporary presents U.S.-based artists who elude to their Spanish or Latin American Heritage through individualized practice. Each state of mind is irreducible: Spanish & Latin American Artists offers a lens into how artists living in the U.S. grapple with their roots.

    TEACHER AS ARTIST

    The Department of Cultural Affairs supports local artists through a variety of solo exhibitions throughout the College campus. Rotating work will be featured at both the Journal Square and the North Hudson campus libraries. Visit our Exhibition page to see what is currently on view.

    NJPAC PARTNER EVENTS

    NJ Partner Events

    Hudson County Community College welcomes community partner New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) for a year-long partnership of FREE programs. This semester we will host two events with NJPAC a Tango Workshop and a Teen Jazz Performance. *Check the Cultural Affairs Fall Calendar for dates and times.

    JERSEY CITY ART & STUDIO TOUR and CLOSING PARTY

    Jersey City Art Studio

    The 27th Annual Jersey City Art & Studio Tour — weekend-long celebration — takes place October 14 & 15. Our exhibit Each state of mind is irreducible: Spanish & Latin American Artists will be on display in the Dineen Hull Gallery both days from noon – 5 pm and during the closing party. The HCCC Department of Cultural Affairs is proud to host the JCAST Closing Party on Sunday, October 15 from 5-8 pm. Visitors are invited to come converse about art, enjoy our current exhibition as well as music provided by Justin Raro and DJ Pastiche. Light refreshments will be available.

    JCAST is a free, self-guided tour featuring hundreds of local artists participating at stops in galleries, artist studios, public art, and mixed-use and pop-up exhibition spaces across the city. The tour showcases Jersey City’s robust arts scene, including visual art, installation, multimedia, film, music, performance and everything in-between

    COLLECTORS CLUB

    Proto Gallery

    Dineen Hull Gallery & Art Foundation Tour: October 14
    Proto Gallery Tour: November 11
    Barsky Gallery Tour: December 7

    Whether you are experienced or a novice art collector, DOCA can help you cultivate and broaden your artistic tastes. The Collectors Club has three great tours planned for this Fall. *Check the Cultural Affairs Fall Calendar for dates and times.

    ART CAFE

    DOCA welcomes community members to enjoy a complimentary cup of coffee, Manhattan views on the roof terrace and tour of the gallery on select first Fridays. Space is limited. *Check the Cultural Affairs Fall Calendar for dates and times.

    TWILIGHT TUESDAYS AT DINEEN HULL GALLERY

    Twilight Tuesdays

    Our “Twilight Tuesdays” series includes artist receptions, faculty mixers, author readings, workshops and more! *Check the Cultural Affairs Fall Calendar for dates and times. Join us for one of our Fall Twilight Tuesday events:

    • NJPAC Tango Workshop & NJPAC Teen Jazz Performance
    • Future Reboot Artist Reception & Panel Discussion
    • Dineen Hull Gallery Mixers
    • Rooftop Reading Series

    HALLOWEEN VOYAGE AT CAMP LIBERTY

    DOCA sponsors this year’s Halloween celebration at Camp Liberty to provide FREE spooky fun for Hudson County families on October 21, at 11 am. *Check the Cultural Affairs Fall Calendar for dates and times.

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  • Contact Information

    Department of Cultural Affairs

    71 Sip Avenue 6th Fl.

    Jersey City, NJ 07306

    201-360-4182


    Hours

    Fall Gallery Hours
    Monday through Saturday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Tuesday,11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Closed Sunday & Holidays

    The gallery follows the HCCC academic calendar and is closed on holidays.

    There is no charge for admission.