An annual summer exhibit by Great Bay Gallery Artists and Poets brings together the art of poetry and the spoken word with the visual arts for a themed project. Poets display their interpretations in the gallery along with the visual artists and present their readings at the project’s reception on August 10, 2019.




Eva Feeley – Sea-Isle City – Writer of prose and poetry; conducts creative writing workshops; member of Jersey Cape Writers Group; published “Paths”,  an anthology, and leads creative writing and poetry.

Eva, left, reading some or her works.



Poetry Reading by Maria Provenzano

Maria Provenzano – Egg Harbor Township

Marie is a creative writer, poet and Poet laureate of Somers Point 2016-2019.



Richard Russell

Faculty at Richard Stockton College of New Jersey; creative writer; publishes Quarterly “zines”




Jack Sweeder

Ocean City resident; retired LaSalle professor; published poet & memoirist.



Marya Parral

Ocean City Poet; member of Beach Bards.



Shelly Cohen

Egg Harbor Township poet





Toni Libro

Sea Isle City Poet; member of Beach Bards



Reception: Summer Project 2018

Under the Boardwalk … Up on the Roof”