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ArtsComm After Dark

Friday December 8 from 5pm to 9pm. A celebration of student work.


Art Exhibitions, Arter’s Market, Music Performances, Film Screening & More!

Join TCNJ School of the Arts and Communication on Friday, Dec. 8, from 5-9 p.m. for this exciting end-of-semester evening event as we celebrate student work from our Departments of Art and Art History, Communication Studies, Design and Creative Technology, Journalism and Professional Writing, and Music. Experience for yourself our vibrant community as we open up our studios, galleries, and performance spaces and showcase our students’ incredible talents. This event is free and open to the public. Please note that tickets are required for the TCNJ Wind Ensemble Pre-Concert Discussion and Performance.

Prospective Students and Families RSVP

We invite you to join us for this special evening! Please let us know if you’re attending by filling out this RSVP form.

Event Schedule

The evening’s events will take place in all three of our buildings! 

Art and Interactive Multimedia (AIMM) Building

  • 5-8 pm | Main Entrance Lobby: ArtsComm Info/Welcome Table
  • 5-6pm | AIMM First Floor Hallway (near the Art Gallery, AIMM 115): Holiday Polaroid Photo Shoot
  • 5-7 pm | AIMM First Floor/Main Entrance Lobby: Fresh Popped Popcorn
  • 5-7 pm | AIMM 235 Recording Studio Control Room: Independent Study in Game Music and Audio Presentation 
  • 5-9 pm | AIMM 235 Recording Studio Live Room: WTSR Holiday Messages
    • WTSR will be recording your holiday message. We will be playing these on WTSR’s broadcast and Stream, during the time leading up to and on December 25.
  • 5-9 pm | AIMM First Floor: 3D Architectural Intervention
  • 5-9 pm | First Floor Bulletin Boards: Drawing 1, Drawing 3, Printmaking 2, 2D
  • 5-9 pm | AIMM 111: Senior BFA Group Exhibition
    • Students include: Jessie Bodnar Jenna Clayton Brighid Keller Stephanie Krontiris Francis Longo Emily Mirka Michaela Moran Angela Siwarski Emily Vargas Franchesca Vega
  • 5-9 pm | AIMM 114: Sculpture I Installation
  • 5-9 pm | Art Gallery (AIMM 115): “Transformation” Student Exhibition by Image-Movement-Sound-Lab course
    • Interdisciplinary event including Art, IMM, Graphic Design, and Music
    • All Welcome to Open Mic Sessions, Image-Movement Sound Lab Exhibit Closing Event at 8 pm
  • 5-9 pm | AIMM 119: Senior BFA Solo Exhibitions
    • Students include: Franchesca Vega & Francis Longo
  • 5-9 pm | Second Floor Hallway Boards: UI/UX Course Projects
  • 5:30-9 pm | AIMM 125: Video 1 & 2, and 4D Screenings
  • 5-9 pm | AIMM 226: Intro To Podcasting/WTSR Live Coverage of ArtsComm After Dark
  • 5-9 pm | AIMM 227: Meet the Editors of The Signal (TCNJ Student Newspaper)
    • Editors of TCNJ’s student newspaper will share their articles from this semester.
    • Enter a raffle to be in the first print paper of next semester.
  • 6-7 pm | AIMM 202: IMM Senior Thesis Elevator Pitch Presentations
  • 6-8 pm | AIMM 220: Playful Creations: Student Game Prototypes
  • 6-8:30 pm | AIMM 221: AAV458 Professional Practice in Graphic Design Capstone Projects
  • 6-8 pm | AIMM 222: IMM 280 Design Perspectives demos of Trenton history projects
  • 7-8 pm | AIMM 202 & 206: IMM Senior Thesis Prototype Demos

Kendall Hall

  • 5-6 pm | Kendall 133: Looped Videos – COM 240: Public Speaking for Business and Government
  • 5-6 pm | Kendall 134 & 136: Communication Studies Posters and Presentations
    • See research and presentations by students from Emerging Communication Technologies, International Communication, Intercultural Communication, Intro to Mass Media, Public Speaking, Independent Studies and more!
  • 6-7:30 pm | Kendall Hall Screening Room (Use Rear Entrance of Kendall): Film Screening
    • Student-produced short films and documentaries
  • 7-7:30 pm | Main Stage Theater (Use Front Entrance of Kendall): Pre-concert Discussion
    • This is a ticketed event. To purchase tickets, visit the TCNJ Box Office.
  • 7:30-8:30 pm | Main Stage Theater (Use Front Entrance of Kendall): TCNJ Wind Ensemble Concert
    • This is a ticketed event. To purchase tickets, visit the TCNJ Box Office.
  • Music Building

  • 5-7 pm | Pelson Lobby: Cotton Candy
  • 5-9 pm | Pelson Lobby: Arter’s Market

    Event Maps

    View the building maps below to view the evening’s events.

    Art and Interactive Multimedia Building

    First Floor

    Aim building map first floor.
    Second Floor

    Aimm Building Map second floor.

    Kendall Hall

    Kendall Hall Map

    Music Building

    Music building map

    Discover More!

    Arters Market December 8 at 5pm in the Music Building.



    School of the Arts and Communication
    Art and Interactive Multimedia Building
    The College of New Jersey
    P.O. Box 7718
    2000 Pennington Rd.
    Ewing, NJ 08628