The museum frequently offers new and exciting programs such as new gallery exhibitions every Spring and Fall, our “Fridays at Peto” series, featuring guest lecturers with periodic topics of interest, University art student exhibitions, and “A Painting a Day” art course by Abby Ryan. The museum is also featured on the Island Heights Spring Garden Tour, and the Island Heights Holiday House Tour every year! See below for our scheduled events.
DATES: May 12 - September 9 ADMISSION: $5 - Members are Free TICKETS: Available at the door This show encompasses paintings and assorted sketches by artist, Franz Jozef Ponstingl, a surrealist painter with the trompe l’oeil style. In the spring of 2017, members of the Art Committee here at the John F. Peto Studio Museum traveled to the New Hope Arts Center in New Hope, PA, to see the exhibition Rediscovering Ponstingl. The members were intrigued by the paintings…Find out more »
Summer Concert Series: Music Under the Stars Featuring the “The E Street Shuffle” Grounds open at 6pm. Bring your picnic baskets, refreshments, lawn chairs or rent a table and 6 chairs for $100. No advance tickets, Free, donations appreciated. ABOUT THE BAND: The world’ greatest Bruce Springsteen tribute, The E Street Shuffle has blown away audiences at Met Life Stadium, Rutgers University, BB King’s Blues Club, Bally’s Atlantic City, Princeton University, The Golden Nugget, Bar Anticipation, The Forum Theater, The Rusty Rudder, Georgetown University, The Stone Pony, The…Find out more »