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EVENTS BY DAY

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6

In-person

Dionne Warwick Queen Of Twitter

Hosted by Newark Arts, sponsored by Audible, in partnership with the GRAMMY Museum Experience™ Prudential Center
Curated by Souleo
Opening Reception

6:00 pm – 09:00 pm
NAF Headquarters, 609 Broad St, Newark, NJ 07102

Featuring original artwork inspired by the humorous, sassy, profound, and inspirational tweets of Ms. Warwick, plus rarely seen archival material including items from Ms. Warwick’s personal collection

In-person

Dionne Warwick Queen Of Twitter

Hosted by Newark Arts
Opening Reception

6:00 pm – 09:00 pm
NAF Headquarters, 609 Broad St, Newark, NJ 07102

It’s time to celebrate 40 years of Newark Arts and 20 years of Newark Arts Festival! Featuring the headline exhibit Dionne Warwick: Queen of Twitter, the “Creative Resilience” group exhibit, pop up performances and more!

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7

Newark Arts Night Market @ Mulberry Commons

In-person

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Hosted by Newark City Parks Foundation, Inc. x Newark Arts Festival

Curated by Newark Arts x NCPF

05:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Mulberry Commons, Mulberry St, Newark, NJ 07102 (Across from Prudential Center)

Vendors, Artisans, Live Art and Performances, Children’s Activities, Workshops and Culinary Delights in celebration of Newark Arts Festival’s 20 year anniversary!

Dionne Warwick: Queen of Twitter

In-person

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Hosted by Newark Arts, sponsored by Audible, in partnership with the GRAMMY Museum Experience™ Prudential Center

Curated by Souleo

11:00 am - 07:00 pm

Hahne & Co., 609 Broad St, Newark, NJ 07102

Featuring original artwork inspired by the humorous, sassy, profound, and inspirational tweets of Ms. Warwick, plus rarely seen archival material including items from Ms. Warwick’s personal collection

Forging Perspectives: The GlassRoots Peters Valley Fellowship Student Exhibition

In-person

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Hosted by GlassRoots, Inc.

05:00 pm - 08:00 pm

50 Halsey St, Newark, NJ 07102

TICKETED EVENT: Forging Perspectives: The GlassRoots Peters Valley Fellowship

There is this We: Murals for Justice

In-person

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Hosted by Express Newark, Four Corners Public Arts and the Honors Living and Learning Community

Curated by Organized by Chantal Fischzang, Rebecca Jampol, Nick Kline and Salamishah Tillet

08:00 am -

54 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ 07102

Exhibition open

"SMILE". Arts High Student Exhibition

In-person

Hosted by Arts High School

Curated by Robert Richardson

03:00 pm - 07:00 pm

550 Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard Newark NJ 07108

Arts High Student Artwork will be on exhibit and varied live performances will happen throughout the evening.

SEPTEMBER 11, 2001: THE DAY THAT CHANGED THE WORLD

In-person

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Hosted by The Newark Public Library

09:00 am - 08:30 pm

5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102

On view in the First Floor Gallery of the Main Library during library hours, until February 28, 2022.

The Library and the Latino Community: Celebrating 40 Years of Partnership!

In-person

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Hosted by The Newark Public Library

Curated by Co-curators: Yesenia Lopez, Juber Ayala and Vanessa Castaldo, with the assistance of Tammy Galarza and Angie Ruiz

09:00 am - 08:30 pm

5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102

On view on the Second Floor Gallery during regular library hours from September 15 through December 31, 2021

Index Open Doors 2021

In-person

Hosted by INDEX ART CENTER

01:00 pm - 06:00 pm

For details- check us out on IG, FB, or www.indexartcenter.org

Hidden Voices Experience | Day 1: Expresar: A Visual Exhibition

In-person

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Hosted by EQUALSPACE

Curated by David Oquendo

07:30 pm - 09:00 pm

89 Market Street, Floor 4, Newark, NJ 07102

David D. Oquendo will feature his artistic talents in a multi-floor gallery showcase. This event will also feature performative art from local Latinx creatives.

Art by Spartacus Beals

In-person

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Curated by Spartacus Beals

08:00 am - 07:00 pm

17 Academy st. Newark NJ 07102

Spartacus Beals displaying his gold and holographic scratchart.

Featuring cloths by renaissance Tailor
And designer Endy

Story Slam

In-person

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Hosted by Newark Pride Inc, Newark Public Library

Curated by Travis Love

Dionne Warwick in Conversation with Souleo

Virtual

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Hosted by Newark Arts, sponsored by Audible, in partnership with the GRAMMY Museum Experience™ Prudential Center

Available on demand at any time.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8

Have Mercy: Club Culture Goes Global

In-person

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Hosted by Newark Arts, sponsored by Little Tijuana

06:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Little Tijuana, 538 Market St, Newark, NJ 07105

At 6pm join us for a dynamic panel discussion featuring Jersey Club Queen and moderated by Professor Jasmine Henry. At 7pm UNIIQU3 provides the vibe and brings her friends along to turn it up!

Dionne Warwick: Queen of Twitter

In-person

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Hosted by Newark Arts, sponsored by Audible, in partnership with the GRAMMY Museum Experience™ Prudential Center

Curated by Souleo

11:00 am - 07:00 pm

Hahne & Co., 609 Broad St, Newark, NJ 07102

Featuring original artwork inspired by the humorous, sassy, profound, and inspirational tweets of Ms. Warwick, plus rarely seen archival material including items from Ms. Warwick’s personal collection

Forging Perspectives: The GlassRoots Peters Valley Fellowship Student Exhibition

In-person

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Hosted by GlassRoots, Inc.

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

50 Halsey St, Newark, NJ 07102

View Forging Perspectives: The GlassRoots Peters Valley Fellowship

There is this We: Murals for Justice

In-person

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Hosted by Express Newark, Four Corners Public Arts and the Honors Living and Learning Community

Curated by Organized by Chantal Fischzang, Rebecca Jampol, Nick Kline and Salamishah Tillet

08:00 am -

54 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ 07102

Exhibition open

Home Sweet Home - The Experience c/o #Collective74MLK

In-person

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Hosted by RyArMo Photography Studio LLC

Curated by #Collective74MLK

08:00 pm - 11:00 pm

74 Dr. MLK Jr BLVD, Newark, NJ 07104

Opening Night/ Artists Talk with Cast/Crew of Domum Dolce Domum; Masks required of all visitors.

SEPTEMBER 11, 2001: THE DAY THAT CHANGED THE WORLD

In-person

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Hosted by The Newark Public Library

09:00 am - 05:30 pm

5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102

On view in the First Floor Gallery of the Main Library during library hours, until February 28, 2022.

The Library and the Latino Community: Celebrating 40 Years of Partnership!

In-person

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Hosted by The Newark Public Library

Curated by Co-curators: Yesenia Lopez, Juber Ayala and Vanessa Castaldo, with the assistance of Tammy Galarza and Angie Ruiz

09:00 am - 05:30 pm

5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102

On view on the Second Floor Gallery during regular library hours from September 15 through December 31, 2021

Index Open Doors 2021

In-person

Hosted by INDEX ART CENTER

01:00 pm - 06:00 pm

For details- check us out on IG, FB, or www.indexartcenter.org

Art by Spartacus Beals

In-person

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Curated by Spartacus Beals

08:00 am - 07:00 pm

17 Academy st. Newark NJ 07102

Spartacus Beals displaying his gold and holographic scratchart.

Featuring cloths by renaissance Tailor
And designer Endy

heavy is the root of the dawn

In-person

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Hosted by Project for Empty Space

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800 Broad Street Newark, NJ 07102

The entry point for the exhibition manifests in a series of panels and durational performances, which happen at dawn every Friday during the duration of the exhibition.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9

Dionne Warwick: Queen of Twitter

In-person

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Hosted by Newark Arts, sponsored by Audible, in partnership with the GRAMMY Museum Experience™ Prudential Center

Curated by Souleo

11:00 am - 09:00 pm

Hahne & Co., 609 Broad St, Newark, NJ 07102

Featuring original artwork inspired by the humorous, sassy, profound, and inspirational tweets of Ms. Warwick, plus rarely seen archival material including items from Ms. Warwick’s personal collection

Forging Perspectives: The GlassRoots Peters Valley Fellowship Student Exhibition

In-person

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Hosted by GlassRoots, Inc.

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

50 Halsey St, Newark, NJ 07102

View Forging Perspectives: The GlassRoots Peters Valley Fellowship

There is this We: Murals for Justice

In-person

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Hosted by Express Newark, Four Corners Public Arts and the Honors Living and Learning Community

Curated by Organized by Chantal Fischzang, Rebecca Jampol, Nick Kline and Salamishah Tillet

03:00 am - 04:00 pm

54 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ 07102

Panel Discussion featuring the artists and organizers of the exhibition.

Home Sweet Home - The Experience c/o #Collective74MLK

In-person

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Hosted by RyArMo Photography Studio LLC

Curated by #Collective74MLK

02:00 pm - 08:00 pm

74 Dr. MLK Jr BLVD, Newark, NJ 07104

Studio Open Hours; come visit Home Sweet Home - The Experience at your leisure; Masks Required of all visitors.

ROCCFest 3- An Evening of Virtual Jazz

In-person

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Hosted by Roseville Outreach Community Corporation

06:00 pm - 08:00 pm

36 Roseville Avenue Newark, NJ 07107

ROCCFest3 is in-person and online and tickets[$25]are available through Eventbrite listed as ROCC FEST III.The in-person concert will be at Roseville Church, 36 Roseville Ave., Newark, NJ 07107.

Gone Too Soon- The Life, Legacy and Loss of Newark’s Cultural Icons

In-person

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Hosted by The Newark Public Library

01:00 pm - 04:30 pm

5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102

Reception 1 to 2 PM. Program starts at 2 PM. Introduction of Gone Too Soon producer/director, Celeste A. Bateman. Film screening (90 minutes) followed by conversation/Q&A with Bateman and film crew.

SEPTEMBER 11, 2001: THE DAY THAT CHANGED THE WORLD

In-person

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Hosted by The Newark Public Library

09:00 am - 05:30 pm

5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102

On view in the First Floor Gallery of the Main Library during library hours, until February 28, 2022.

The Library and the Latino Community: Celebrating 40 Years of Partnership!

In-person

Event poster/Featured Image

Hosted by The Newark Public Library

Curated by Co-curators: Yesenia Lopez, Juber Ayala and Vanessa Castaldo, with the assistance of Tammy Galarza and Angie Ruiz

09:00 am - 05:30 pm

5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102

On view on the Second Floor Gallery during regular library hours from September 15 through December 31, 2021

Evolution Dopen Mic 7th Anniversary (Featuring POME)

In-person

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Hosted by EvoluCulture Ventures LLC

Curated by EvoluCulture

07:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Cryout CAVE, 209 3rd Street (Rear Unit), Newark, NJ,07107

Poet POME headlines one of the longest running open mics in Newark, hosted by Sean Battle w/ DJ Skelly. Open Mic list first come first served. Buy tickets at evoluculture.com (none sold at the door).

Index Open Doors 2021

In-person

Hosted by INDEX ART CENTER

01:00 pm - 06:00 pm

For details- check us out on IG, FB, or www.indexartcenter.org

Hidden Voices Experience | Day 2: Decir: An NLFF Activation

In-person

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Hosted by EQUALSPACE

Curated by Dio Cholulu

04:30 pm - 05:30 pm

89 Market Street, Floor 4, Newark, NJ 07102

=SPACE has partnered with the Newark Latino Film Festival to craft an immersive experience with local indie films, showcasing Dio Cholula's featured film, "IDENTIDAD-LAYQA NUNA YAWAR".

AURA

In-person

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Hosted by Akwaaba Gallery

Curated by Laura Bonas Palmer

Art by Spartacus Beals

In-person

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Curated by Spartacus Beals

- 06:00 pm

17 Academy st. Newark NJ 07102

Spartacus Beals displaying his gold and holographic scratchart.

Featuring cloths by renaissance Tailor
And designer Endy

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 10

Dionne Warwick: Queen of Twitter

In-person

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Hosted by Newark Arts, sponsored by Audible, in partnership with the GRAMMY Museum Experience™ Prudential Center

Curated by Souleo

11:00 am - 04:00 pm

Hahne & Co., 609 Broad St, Newark, NJ 07102

Featuring original artwork inspired by the humorous, sassy, profound, and inspirational tweets of Ms. Warwick, plus rarely seen archival material including items from Ms. Warwick’s personal collection

Forging Perspectives: The GlassRoots Peters Valley Fellowship Student Exhibition

In-person

Event poster/Featured Image

Hosted by GlassRoots, Inc.

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

50 Halsey St, Newark, NJ 07102

View Forging Perspectives: The GlassRoots Peters Valley Fellowship

There is this We: Murals for Justice

In-person

Event poster/Featured Image

Hosted by Express Newark, Four Corners Public Arts and the Honors Living and Learning Community

Curated by Organized by Chantal Fischzang, Rebecca Jampol, Nick Kline and Salamishah Tillet

08:00 am -

54 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ 07102

Exhibition open

Home Sweet Home - The Experience c/o #Collective74MLK

In-person

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Hosted by RyArMo Photography Studio LLC

Curated by #Collective74MLK

02:00 pm - 08:00 pm

74 Dr. MLK Jr BLVD, Newark, NJ 07104

Studio Open Hours; come visit Home Sweet Home - The Experience at your leisure; Masks Required of all visitors.

Index Fall Open Studios

In-person

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Hosted by INDEX ART CENTER

12:00 pm - 06:00 pm

233 - 237 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102

For details check us out on IG, FB, or indexartcenter.org
Proof of vaccination required to attend this event.

Fruishun Press Open Studio

In-person

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Hosted by Fruishun Press

01:00 pm - 05:00 pm

800 Broad Street, Newark, NJ 07102, Rm. 322

Opening
Studio Tour
Q&A session with Angela Pilgrim
Closing

Hidden Voices Experience | Day 3: Hablar: The Unconference Experience

In-person

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Hosted by EQUALSPACE

03:30 pm - 04:50 pm

89 Market Street, Floor 4, Newark, NJ 07102

This is an unconventional discourse amongst Latinx artists examining their past and looking to the future of their artistry, cultura y comida.

2nd Annual Sprouts Fest

In-person

12:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Art by Spartacus Beals

In-person

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Curated by Spartacus Beals

10:00 am - 04:00 pm

17 Academy st. Newark NJ 07102

Spartacus Beals displaying his gold and holographic scratchart.

Featuring cloths by renaissance Tailor
And designer Endy

PES Open Studios

In-person

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Hosted by Project for Empty Space

01:00 pm - 05:00 pm

800 Broad Street Newark, NJ 07102

SPONSORS

Supported in part by a grant from NJ Department of State, Division of Travel and Tourism.

SPONSORS

Supported in part by a grant from NJ Department of State, Division of Travel and Tourism.

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