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“We, Too, Sing America” by Ọmọlará Williams McCallister

Target Gallery

May 29 - July 18

Virtual Reception: Friday, June 11 | 7pm facebook.com/torpedofactory Target Gallery's 2021 solo exhibition recipient is artist Ọmọlará Williams McCallister (pronouns: O/love/beloved) who will be presenting a multisensory installation, "We, Too, Sing America", which will include visual, sound, and interactive elements including durational performance. The installation is a continuation of  the artist's ongoing fiber-based series Domestic Work, which confronts the extraction of emotional labor, caretaking and other domestic work from Black women that is expected, depended upon, normalized and then erased…

A Year In

Target Gallery

July 24 - September 5

A Year In Application Deadline: Friday, June 4, 11:59PM EST Exhibition Dates: July 24 - September 5 Reception: Friday, August 13, 7pm Juror: Nancy Daly, DC-based artist and curator Summary: Target Gallery invites artists working in all visual arts to apply for the upcoming group exhibition “A Year In”. As we have now past the one-year mark of COVID-19 shut-downs in the United States, this exhibition will provide a catharsis, for artists and viewers alike, to take in and share…


Target Gallery

September 11 - October 24

Hypotheses Application Deadline: Friday, June 30, 11:59PM EST Exhibition Dates: September 11 - October 24 Reception: Friday, October 8, 7pm Juror: TBA Summary: Target Gallery invites artists working in all visual arts to apply for the upcoming group exhibition “Hypotheses”. This exhibition is all about the process of intellectual experimentation and/or the exploration of new ideas and techniques in an artist’s practice. The goal of this theme is to create a dialogue of work in conversation with each other about…

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