- Arts & Culture
Location450 King George RoadPO Box 155450 King George RoadBasking Ridge, NJ 07920 United States
Our Mission: To preserve, and operate the Kennedy Martin Stelle Farmstead, a National Register Historic Landmark, as Farmstead Arts, a not-for-profit center for fine, performing and practical arts.
Our Vision: To build community through the arts by providing a supportive, cooperative environment for appreciation and participation in the fine, performing and practical arts.
In this pursuit we will capitalize on the Kennedy Martin Stelle Farmstead's rich historical culture that spans our community's life from Colonial times to the modern day.
Through the Friends of the Kennedy Martin Stelle Farmstead, Farmstead Arts provides programs and meeting space accessible to people of all ages and from all socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds, in an historic environment that encourages, inspires and educates area artists and the community at large.
Farmstead Arts is a not for profit, volunteer-run arts center located at 450 King George Road in Basking Ridge, NJ at the historic Kennedy Martin Stelle Farmstead. The center offers classes and shows by professional and emerging artists in the performing, visual and practical arts. The farmhouse, which dates back to the 1700's, is listed on the National and State Historic Registers, along with the English barn and other outbuildings. The center sits on four acres of beautiully preserved open space above the banks of the Passiac River. Farmstead Arts (through the Friends of the KMS Farmstead, Inc.) is a not for profit 501c3 organization.