Market Street Convergence – Gallery Aferro

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Market Street Convergence – Gallery Aferro

October 21, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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October 21 | 5 – 9 PM
73, 77, 85, and 93 Market Streets

Market Street Convergence II

Presented by Gallery Aferro and the Newark Arts Council for the Open Doors citywide arts festival, running Oct 19-23. Join us for this fantastically varied and jam-packed lineup.

At 73 Market Street:

Kea’s Ark of Newark: a Life in Works, a Project by Gallery Aferro and the Clement A. Price Institute on Ethnicity, Culture and the Modern Experience

Rise and Shine curated by Alicia Robinson

Elevator Music #3- Studio Sounds Organized by Dahlia Elsayed
Artists: Anne Louse Blicher, Copenhagen Denmark, Suzan Batu, Istanbul, Turkey, Silvina Der-Meguerditchian, Berlin, Germany, Aiham Dib, Damascus, Syria, Shady ElNoshakty, Cairo, Egypt, Echo Eggebrecht, Pittsburgh, PA, Mitra Azar, Nomadic Practice, Lauren Kelley, New York, NY, Asuka Ohsawa, San Francisco, CA, Shaw Osha, Olympia, WA, Anne Marte Overaa, Malmo, Sweden, Kameelah Janan Rasheed, Brooklyn, NY, Michael Rodriguez, New York, NY, Vitus Shell, Monroe, LA.

Roadkill: Dance Performance by Storyboard P, 8 PM


At 77 Market Street:

Portrait of Newark: 350 Selections from the Gallery Aferro Mobile Portrait Studio

Keliy Anderson-Staley: The Newark Tintypes

Newark Leaders: LGBTIQ Portraits by Tamara Fleming

The Newark Arts Photo Documentary Project: Selected Color Prints, Colleen Gutwein

Gary Barat: Multiple Representations of Interdimensional Realities

Jisun Beak: Linking Blind Spots

Mike Benevenia: Gravity and Other Fistfights

Zahra Nazari: Vanishing Point

Kwanteck Park: Velocity of Minds

Anker West: Slab Sculptures and Ink Paintings

Moments Notices, curated by Jo-El Lopez

The Number Ones, curated by Jerry Gant

Enjoy/Endure –The City and Its People, curated by Corina Apostol


At 85 Market St:

Asian American Writers Workshop Pop Up

Hypnagogiatica: Esmerelda Vazquez

Performance and multimedia installation presented by Guy Weltcheck and Ngu Asongwed

The Power of Choice- Creating an Inclusive Newark, Forward Ever Small Business Alliance

Locus Labs: makerspace pop up


In storefront windows at 75-85 Market St:

Becoming Them: Suprina for Activate: Market St


At 93 Market St:

Movement is Rising: Demystify, Destroy, and Rebuild!!  
Curated by Dalaeja Foreman for the Museum of Impact

Speak My Mind, curated by Brick X Brick Collective


For for information about the citywide arts festival visit newarkarts.orgFacebook invite

Image credit: Aferro Mobile Portrait Studio


October 21, 2016
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Gallery Aferro
73 Market St.
Newark, NJ United States
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