Sunday, May 22 1pm to 4pm Mid-show reception for Impact!
At ART150 Gallery, with artist open studios on the 2nd floor of 150 Bay St. 20 artists and over 30 paintings, photographs, and sculptures. Free admission. Nibbles and refreshments will be available. Please note: gallery entrance is NOT via the 150 Bay St residential lobby. Enter at the glass enclosed lobby at the SW corner of 1st St and Provost St! Take elevator to 2nd Floor.
A full program of live music and spoken word between 1-3pm with performances by Frank Ippolito, J. Heloise, Junestar Mr Blackman, and Benedicto Figueroa.
Paint & Sip for Kids! Free from 3-4
Susan Evans Grove
Cheryl R. Riley
Josué Morales Urbina
About the performers
Frank Ippolito is a multi-disciplinary artist and multi-instrumental musician who has called Jersey City his home for the last 10 years. He released his first music CD, The Watermark Project, in 2015. Ippolito’s work explores imagery derived from a lifelong career in the sciences as a thread woven deeply into the archetypal dreamscape.
J. Heloise performs as a singer-songwriter throughout the Jersey City and NYC area and has nearly completed her first studio album. She sees music making as a gift to be cherished and shared. She seeks to contribute to the rich cultural mix of American songwriting with carefully crafted moments of inspiration.. which echo in the space between deep feeling and comfort.
Junestar Mr.Blackman’s musical style is built on decades of hard work, collaboration and experimentation with consistent focus of expanding soul music to every genre. His unique voice carries a sultry soul baritone, and his extensive repertoire has blown away audiences for well over a decade. Benedicto Figueroa is a self taught writer, actor,