On October 22, 2011, NP Artist Studios will host their first Open Studio Tour at the Passaic location. The public is welcome to tour the studios and meet over 30 participating artists from both Passaic and Prospect Park. Classically trained painter and notable young artist Raisa Nosova explores tangible interior spaces with the use of color, light and texture. She has exhibited in Chelsea, Art Basel Miami and Brussels. At the end of October she will be exhibiting her first solo show at Gallery 51 in Montclair, New Jersey. Painters Saydi Kaufman and Dave Keefe recently co-curated a show called “Paper Trails”: Works from the New York Metro” in Auckland, New Zealand. Angela Silletti will be participating in New Yorks City’s first Contemporary Art Fair at the Jacobs Javits Center from November 18-20. Peter Bonastia will be exhibiting at the 31st Mountain Art Show which represents both regional and nationally recognized artists from October 21st-30th.