NEWARK, NJ – The Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival continues Saturday, October 14 in the Halsey Street North Cluster, featuring hours of entertainment in artistic spaces, pop-ups, and galleries.  Halsey Street North is one of several walkable “Clusters” to be highlighted during the four-day Festival.  The neighborhood is the home of major arts institutions including the Newark Museum, Aljira and Express Newark, plus exciting pop-up spaces showcasing works by independent artists. You can head to Halsey Street North on Saturday, October 14 to view, purchase and experience an array of art exhibitions, plus plenty of additional amenities such as eateries, boutiques and musical performances.

Halsey Street North not-to-be missed events: 

Duron Jackson
THE MISSING
Saturday, October 14, 2017  10AM-7PM
Aljira, a Center for Contemporary Art591 Broad Street, Newark, NJ

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Miguel Luciano
PIMP MY PIRAGUA
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street, Newark, NJ
October 14th, 2017 1PM-4PM

“Asian Minor” – Fashion Exhibition by Marco Hall featuring Berkeley College Fashion Club 
Thursday, October 12th - Saturday, October 14th 2017 
Berkeley College, 536 Broad Street, Room 2019, Newark, NJ 
Thursday, October 12th 12PM-9PM 
Friday, October 13th 9AM-5PM 
Saturday, October 14th 8:30AM-5PM 

Newark Print Shop*
PRINT CLUB MARKET
54 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ, 2nd Floor
October 14, 2017 12PM-4PM
Reception - Saturday, October 14, 2017   2:00PM-4:00PM

Newark Print Shop*
PRINTERS IN RESIDENCE VI
54 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ, 2nd Floor
October 14, 2017 12PM-4PM
*a funded community partner with Express Newark



IN RESIDENCE
Express Newark
Thursday, October 12 – Sunday, October 15, 2017
54 Halsey Street, Newark NJ

GlassRoots
GLASSWORK
Thursday, October 12 – Sunday, October 15, 2017
10 Bleecker Street, Newark, NJ

Amrisa Niranjan
GYAL DEM
Thursday, October 12 – Sunday, October 15, 2017
Burger Walla, 47 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ
Reception Friday, October 13, 2017   7PM-11PM

Student Group Show
YMCA of Newark and Vicinity Y on Wheels
Thursday, October 12 – Sunday, October 15, 2017
YMCA of Newark, 600 Broad Street, Newark, NJ


Lalo Alcaraz, “Migration Now!” 2012, screenprint, courtesy of Justseeds

Vandalhaus Newark: The #LoveDimension
Multimedia & Performance Art
Vandalhaus Studio
53 New Street, Newark, NJ  3rd Floor
October 12: vandalhaus.com Channel Launch & Open Doors Day 1 after Party @ 11pm 
October 13: vandalhaus.com Channel Viewing all day & #LoveDimension Live: 24hr Performance Art Experiment 
October 14: Improv Day: Workshops w/ Improv Technicians @ noon-4pm & Performance + #LoveDimension Jam @4pm
October 15: Open Studio and #LoveDimension Brunch @11am-2pm

High Fashion Exhibition
Styled and Curated by Lynette Lashawn and Photographed by Christina Bright
Off The Hanger
12 Linden Street, Newark, NJ
Friday, October 13, 2017    5PM-8PM  
Saturday, October 14, 2017    11AM-5PM  

Kern Bruce
Paintings and Prints
Black Swan Espresso, 93 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ
Thursday, October 12 – Sunday, October 15, 2017

3 The Art Way, A Family Art Exhibition
Mocha Lounge, 17 Academy Street, Newark, NJ
Friday, October 13, 6-10pm – 3 The Art Way Soiree
Saturday, October 14, 6-9pm – Opening Reception

Paul Robeson Galleries
RECORDS AT PLAY: THE INSTITUTE OF JAZZ STUDIES @50
Express Newark
54 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ

Paul Robeson Galleries
JUST SEEDS PRINT COLLECTIVE
Express Newark, The Box, 54 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ

Paul Robeson Galleries
RESISTANCE ACROSS TIME
Curated by Evonne M. Davis
Window Gallery at Express Newark
54 Halsey Street 3rd Floor, Newark, NJ
Wednesday, October 11, 2017, 12pm-8pm
Thursday, October 12, 2017, 12-8pm
Saturday, October 14, 2017, 10am-5pm  

Paul Robeson Galleries
Screening of UGLY
Express Newark, Lecture Hall 213, 54 Halsey Street, Second Floor, Newark NJ
October 14 , 2017, 2:00 – 3:30 pm

Open Doors Kids debuts on Saturday, October 14 in the Halsey Street North Cluster! For more information, please visit newarkarts.org/opendoors/kids/.

For a full schedule of events, and all listings by Cluster, please visit newarkarts.org/opendoors.


About Open Doors Citywide Arts Festival (Open Doors): Newark Arts’ signature celebration of the arts, Open Doors 16th season is October 12-15, 2017 in Newark, New Jersey. Over four inspiring days, the city’s bustling arts scene will explode with an awe-inspiring array of exhibits, screenings, workshops, artist talks, performances, open studios and more! Visit newarkarts.org/opendoors for a complete schedule of events and follow Newark Arts at: Facebook.com/newarkarts, Twitter: @newark_arts and IG: @newarkarts.

About Newark Arts (formerly Newark Arts Council): Newark Arts’ mission is to power the arts to transform the lives of those who work, live and play in the great city of Newark, New Jersey. Established in 1981, Newark Arts advances and expands the resources and offerings of arts and cultural organizations in the great city of Newark, New Jersey. Newark Arts provides leadership, direction, and technical assistance through partnerships with artists, arts administrators, community organizations, community development corporations, planning groups, economic development agencies, and government agencies as well as the general public. For more information, visit www.newarkarts.org.