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Visual Arts
Poetry
Film
Live Performance
Accessible Facility

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Our Crowns Touched the Heavens : Dhukus to Durags

Pfoklor (pronounced Folklore)

33 Washington St, Newark, NJ 07102

Friday, October 11 | 6PM-10PM

Saturday, October 12 | 12PM-8PM

Sunday, October 13 | 12PM-4PM

Event poster/Featured Image

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 10, 6PM-8PM

Closing Reception: Sunday, October 13, 12PM-4PM

Curated by: Pfoklor Collective (Deyior & Adeniyi Omisore)


“Our Crowns Touched the Heavens” exhibit contextualizes the cultural significance of head wraps through interactive media, photographic images, murals and installations. This unique experience is an introspective look into the history, social impact and evolution of the African head wrap (Dhuku) to contemporary western durag.

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

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