Perth Amboy Artworks– Perth Amboy Artworks is a nonprofit organization that produces public art and pop up events. Most recently they have produced a Live Music Series at the Ferry Slip, a 650 ft mural on the waterfront walk, pop-up cinema and Paint and Sip events.
La Casa de Educacion y Cultura Latina, Inc. (LCECL) is a nonprofit organization established for the purpose of preserving, producing and celebrating the shared cultural heritage and values of Latinos throughout New Jersey. The have produced concerts, art shows, and offered music education in Perth Amboy.
Perth Amboy Arts Council– The Perth Amboy Arts Council was founded in 2014. The Arts Council promotes Arts & Culture in Perth Amboy. They are a City Council appointed board of 9 members and 2 alternates who meet monthly at Proprietary House. Applications to serve on the council can be made at the City Clerks Office in City Hall.
Perth Amboy Gallery Center for the Arts– The Gallery was established by the City of Perth Amboy and is located at 339 Reade St. It is run by the Perth Amboy Department of Recreation via City Arts Coordinators. The gallery hosts art shows, events and classes. They also operate an excellent summer youth art camp and a youth mural program called “mural punks” which produced the Bill of Rights mural at the City entrance on Rt 35.
The Perth Amboy Department of Recreation -hosts an annual Waterfront Arts Festival in May and operates a street performer program.
Perth Amboy Creative Placemaking Plan– The plan empowers economic and community development in Perth Amboy through Arts & Culture. Key components of the plan developed by local artists and stakeholders are creation of the Perth Amboy Arts Council and the Perth Amboy Mural Ordinance.
Perth Amboy Public Library– The library hosts art shows, film festivals, authors and many other arts and cultural events.
Perth Amboy Community Theatre- Throughout the year, auditions and productions are held of original and familiar theatrical productions. The recently produced the musical Hairspray.
Puerto Rican Association for Human Development– PRAHD hosts arts and cultural events featuring music, dance, film events with directors and more.
PARTNER– The Perth Amboy Redevelopment Team for Neighborhood Enterprise and Revitalization has pledged to produce 10 murals to help revitalize the Gateway Neighborhood in Perth Amboy. PARTNER commissioned the “Hometown Girl” Mural by Albertus Joseph at the 440 extension on New Brunswick Ave and “Growing Together” mural by Louie Blaka inside 1 Olive St.
Perth Amboy Business Improvement District– Hosts music, food and cultural events throughout the year. The new Art and Flow Series promotes Street Performers in the downtown.
Raritan Bay YMCA– hosts after school art and theatre classes for youth.