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Ben Jones: An Artist’s Journey: In Conversation With Jordan Cas

March 13 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Where:
Express Newark, Room 213
Hahne & Co
54 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ

Enter the world of artist Ben Jones through a conversation led by RU-N professor Jordan Casteel.

The evening will include a screening of the short documentary film
The Art of the Journey: The Ben Jones Story and discussion with the artist, followed by a reception.

Ben Jones is considered one of the most significant African-American artists of this century.

His work derives from his interest in social justice, the spiritual, the environment, and humanity.

Read more and register for this free event. https://www.cvent.com/c/express/fa464ed6-3b58-4db0-b4f5-9aa0f6e7e55d

About the Moderator
Jordan Casteel is an assistant professor in the Department of Arts, Culture, and Media at Rutgers University-Newark. Her solo exhibit, Returning the Gaze, is on view at the Denver Art Museum through August 2019.

Hosted by Rutgers Newark Alumni Association and the Rutgers University Alumni Association

For more information, contact newark@ruf.rutgers.edu
or call 973-353-5242

Details

Date:
March 13
Time:
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/761006910966459/

Venue

54 Halsey Street
54 Halsey Street
Newark, NJ United States
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