Safe Harbors of the Hudson is pleased to present our Black Renaissance Festival Visual Arts Exhibition as part of the 2nd annual Black Renaissance Festival, an exhibition of visual and performing arts amplifying and celebrating Black Voices. 21 artists were selected to exhibit their work — Alejandro Lopez, Anna West, Audrey Anastasi, Auguster Williams, Charles Dudley, Ellen Alt & Lawrence Conley, Flu Season, Gabrielle Bardeguez, Gaelen McCartney, Jonathan Buie, Kammy Daydream, Karen E Gersch, Khalidah Carrington, Krystal Coleman, Semi Gia, Naomi Berkery, Patricia Dahlman, Rachel Williams, Steve Estimé, Tianna McCallop, & Yvonne Lamar.
The Exhibition Opening is September 25, from 12 - 6 p.m. in conjunction with Newburgh Open Studios. Ann Street Gallery will also be open Sunday, September 26, from 12 - 6 p.m., and Saturdays following, from 1 - 5 p.m.
The exhibition will be on display in the Gallery through November 20, 2021.
Outside the Gallery, a Community Paint-In will take place between 12 and 2 p.m.
Live performances will take place at Safe Harbors Green, at the corner of Liberty Street and Broadway, between 12 and 6 p.m. The artists selected to perform at this event – Danny Junior, LotuZ, Luisa, Fuentes, Luis Mikal Sanchez, Leilani Sanchez, Tevon Lewis, Soleya, Tiera Nolcox, Curtis Love and Quiahjah Cummings - all emcee’d by DJ Toney B.
Artisanal vendors include Stones Bath & Body Shop, Room 816, The Next Wave, Me and My 2 Sisters, Heavan and Leia Jewelry, Saffiyah Mo’ Butter/Loose Cords, Emma’s Accessories, E&C Grill, Crystal’s Creative Crafts, Culture Chest, BeautyFullPieces, Simply Trinity, Nadine’s Dawgs, Measured to Fit and Merakey.