The Johnson Public Library provides programming and cultural opportunities to the residents of Hackensack. As part of this mission, Johnson Public Library promotes local and regional artists through its art exhibits and exhibition spaces.

Artists interested in exhibiting artwork at the Library must apply by submitting a portfolio consisting of photographs of their artwork, which can be done digitally or in print. Library staff is responsible for the selection of artists and scheduling of exhibits.

Please find the library’s art gallery policy here

If you’re interested in displaying your work please fill out JPL Art Exhibit Application from, or click here to a printable version of the application.

For questions, comments or concerns, please contact the Art Gallery Coordinator, Anthony “Tony” Lombardi, at 201-343-4169 ext. 45 or email