The Pierro Gallery hosts an opening reception January 9th at 7pm. Four alumni of the Gallery Aferro Studio Residency program present installation-based exhibitions that were originally premiered at Gallery Aferro during 2013. Each artist’s project reflects the rigorous and often experimental studio work undertaken during their six month residency. The installations, under the heading Four from Aferro are as follows: Skinning The Image, Katrina Bello; The Edge of Pause, Marcy Chevali; Sowing Promise, Vikki Michalios; and Toile News ProjectMargaret Murphy.

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Pierro Gallery at The Baird

Mead Street, South Orange, NJ
Artists: Katrina Bello, Marcy Chevali, Vikki Michalios, Margaret Murphy
9 January – 15 February, 2014

Curator and Gallery Aferro co-founder: Evonne Davis
Opening Reception: Thursday, January 9, 7-9pm
Art Talk: Thursday, January 30, 7-9pm

“The Pierro Gallery is pleased to host four alumni of the Gallery Aferro Studio Residency program in an exhibition that will run from 1/ 9/2014-2/15/2014.  The artists will present installation-based exhibitions that were originally premiered at Gallery Aferro in Newark NJ. Each artist’s project reflects the rigorous and often experimental studio work undertaken during their six month residency. The installations, under the heading Four from Aferro are as follows: Skinning The Image, Katrina Bello; The Edge of Pause, Marcy Chevali; Sowing Promise, Vikki Michalios; and Toile News Project, Margaret Murphy. There will be an art talk in the Pierro  gallery with the artists and co-founder of Gallery Aferro, Emma Wilcox on January 30th at 7pm…”

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