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Director & Chief Curator

Anonda Bell (she/her)

Associate Curator (Programs)

Kristen Owens (she/her)

Gallery Administrator

Bryant Lebron (he/him)

Assistant Curator

Jacqueline Mabey (she/her & they/them)

Programs Assistant

Amalia Mallard (she/her)

Head Preparator

Juan Giraldo (he/him)

Gallery Attendant

Ngu Asongwed (he/him)

Gallery Attendant

Jonathan Pena (he/him)

Gallery Attendant

Luisa Pinzon (she/her)


Noemi Mangual-Rosa

Community Advisory Board

Margaret El

Special Assistant for the Arts, Newark Board of Education

Anne Englot

Co-Director of Express Newark

Nell Painter

Artist, Educator, Historian & Writer

Nikita Pandit

Assistant Director for Community Engaged Learning and Student Development in the Office of the Dean of Student Life, Rutgers University - Newark

Armisey Smith

Director of Arts Education, Arts Unbound

Paul Sternberger

Professor, Department of Arts, Culture & Media, Rutgers University – Newark

Salamishah Tillet

Henry Rutgers Chair of African American Studies and Creative Writing; Founding Director of the New Arts Social Justice Initiative at Express Newark; Associate Director of the Clement Price Institute on Ethnicity, Culture and the Modern Experience, Rutgers University – Newark

Clayton Walton

Assistant Professor of Practice, Executive Director, Office of Globally Engaged Experiential Learning, Rutgers University – Newark

Adrienne Wheeler

Artist, Educator & Curator


Judith Brodsky

Distinguished Professor Emerita, Visual Arts Department, Rutgers University, Founder - the Brodsky Center for Innovative Editions, Co-founder Rutgers University Institute for Women and Art, Former president of the College Art Association, National Women’s Caucus for Art, and ArtTable, Chair of the NYFA Board

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Paul Robeson Galleries
Express Newark
Rutgers University – Newark
54 Halsey Street, Room 305
Newark, NJ 07102 USA

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