Gallery Aferro Summer Exhibitions: Poem Booth: Calling Upon Self

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Gallery Aferro Summer Exhibitions: Poem Booth: Calling Upon Self

June 16, 2021 - September 11, 2021

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The newest addition to Gallery Aferro’s permanent interactive installations, the Poem Booth Project, gives celebrated author, poet, and curator John Gavin White the chance to introduce you to the melodious voices of 10 beatific spoken word artists, poets, and griots sharing their brilliance through the magic of a refurbished 1960s-era wooden telephone booth. This exhibition is in the 1st Floor Phone Booth Installation and is curated by John Gavin White. 

Participating artists include:

Albert E. Cook Jr.
James C. Ellerbe
Ngoma Hill
B. Sharise Moore
Anjuli Nunn
Ameerah Shabazz-Bilal
Kindred Sojourner White
Empathy LaRue White
Shaheed K. Wood

From June 16 to September 11, Gallery Aferro reopens its doors to welcome one and all to the 2021 summer exhibitions, featuring remarkable creations to delight the eyes and ears. No tickets or reservations required. The gallery is open Wednesday through Saturday 12pm to 6pm, or by appointment. Click here to view more information about visiting Gallery Aferro. Questions can be sent to


June 16, 2021
September 11, 2021
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973 353 9533


Gallery Aferro
73 Market St.
Newark, NJ United States
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