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Installment One at Jersey City Free Public Libraries 7/9/2022 – 8/14/2022
August 2 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm EDT
Installment One at Jersey City Free Public Libraries 7/9/22 – 8/14/22
Drawing Rooms in collaboration with the Community Awareness Series of the JCFPL present a Community Engaged Summer Program of Public Art!
Priscilla Gardner Main Library: Tues., Aug 2, 5-7p (rain date Aug 9, 5-7p) 472 Jersey Ave, JC
Norm Francoeur will wrap ten large window ledges at the Priscilla Gardner Main Library with blue and gold material to show support for the Ukraine people. Norm has placed a series of wrapping installations at City Hall, Grace Van Vorst Church, and Harsimus Cemetery.
Music Performance by Sensational Country Blues Wonders
Cunningham Branch: Sat., Aug 6, 3-5p (rain date Aug 13, 3-5p) 275 Martin Luther King Dr, JC
Ibou Ndoye will create large, cut-out figures of historic JC people placed along fencing at Glenn D. Cunningham Branch Library. Originally from Dakar, Senegal, Ibou has been working as an artist in the JC area for 20 years. Join us for workshops at the library to help create his figures’ which will have ornately patterned costumes drawn from his rich cultural heritage.
Join Ibou and friends for an African Drumming session!
Visit www.installmentone.org for details and updates