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I Surrender

October 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Genesis Tramaine: I SURRENDER: Letter of faith, includes 5 Devotional self portrait paintings Which are Offerings of gratitude :: to my guiding fe:male spirits

On display October 18, 2018 – March 21, 2019
Exhibition will be on display in the Robeson Campus Center Gallery, located on the ground floor of the Robeson Campus Center (350 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd., Newark, NJ 07102)

Exhibition will open with a reception on October 18th from 5 to 7 o’clock in the evening, with an artist talk at 5:30 p.m.

“Genesis Tramaine: I SURRENDER: Letter of faith, includes 5 Devotional self portrait paintings Which are Offerings of gratitude :: to my guiding fe:male spirits” presents a selection of recent works by Genesis Tramaine. Born in Brooklyn, Tramaine is a highly motivated, self identified Black- Queer Female-Bodied Urban Expressionist and Educator with passion in creative justice through the arts’ in urban communities and academic centers that encourage blended learning systems, liberal arts and social justice models for students of color, alternative learners and students along the LGBT spectrum. I SURRENDER is the culmination of Tramaine’s six-month residency at the Paul Robeson Galleries at Express Newark. The Artist-in-Residence is selected by a jury of art professionals and receives a stipend and free studio located in the former Hahne and Co. Department Store. During their six-month tenure, the artist is an active member of the dynamic community of Express Newark and Rutgers University – Newark.

Details

Date:
October 18, 2018
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Venue

Paul Robeson Galleries – Express Newark
54 Halsey Street
Newark, NJ 07102 United States
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