Open Doors Festival continues its yearly glow-up as 2017 highlights are announced

Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival is back in Newark October 12th through 15th, and it’s already poised to impress. ( is an Open Doors media partner.)

Don’t forget to purchase your tickets for Gallery Aferro’s annual party

Gallery Aferro will hold its 9th Annual Benefit Art Auction and Party on June 17th, 2017, where they will honor Ron Beit of RBH Group.

State of the Arts: Learn what’s next for the arts at Newark Arts’ annual meeting

Newark Arts will hold their annual meeting June 13th from 5:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Express Newark in the Hahne’s building.

Review: ‘She Speaks’ exhibit in Gallery Aferro’s Activate Market Street installation

The show “She Speaks” is three installations by three artists: Mollie Thonneson, Patricia- Aries Reynolds and Adebunmi Gbadebo.

Newark Museum acquires painting by Gallery Aferro resident artist Jo-El Lopez

Jo-El Lopez, artist-in-residence at Gallery Aferro, had a painting acquired by Newark Museum.

Newark art galleries will throw open their doors this weekend with series of “Open Studios” events

A number of Newark art spaces will invite locals to exhibit openings and closings, performances, and artist talks this upcoming Saturday, April 1st, as they throw open their doors for Spring Open Studios events.

In “Speak My Mind” exhibit, reframing black women both as subjects and creators

Discussing themes from the Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival exhibit “Speak My Mind: A Narrative Series on Black Women Artists in America” with curator N. Musinguzi.

5 Questions: Lauren Craig on what to expect from this weekend’s Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival

A weekend showcase of art and artists kicked off in Newark on Wednesday and will scale up throughout this weekend. We spoke to Newark Arts’ Lauren Craig about what to expect from this year’s 15th Annual Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival.