Exhibitions

Calabar Gallery features work that deals with the complexities of the African experience. Based in Harlem, work featured is inspired and influenced by black African culture globally with a focus on dynamic ideas about art and society. We feature artists and art projects that instigate dialogue, build communities, bolster local and global economies, and further social innovation.

Current Exhibitions

Solo Show: A series of solo shows of African, Caribbean and African American Women artists curated by Atim Annette Oton

Upcoming Exhibitions

March 1 to March 30, 2020

Emerging and Established African Artists

 

April 5 to April 30, 2020

Solo Show: Shoshanna Weinberger

 

May 5 to June 5, 2020

Emerging and Established Ghanaian artists

 

June 15 to July 15, 2020

Emerging and Established Caribbean artists

 

July 25 to August 25, 2020

Solo Show: Margaret Vendryes

Past Exhibitions

2018

(TRANSFORMATION): A SOLO EXHIBITION BY FAUSTIN ADENIRAN

 

2018

Sisters, Mothers and Queens by Jimmy James Greene, A Solo Exhibition

 

2018

Complexities, Portraiture and Abstract Dialogues in Contemporary Nigerian Emerging and Established Artists, curated by Atim Annette Oton and Burns Effiom

 

2018

MECCA ALIM, A Solo Exhibition

 

2018

ROBERT DANIELS: SELECT WORKS

 

2017

Conversations in Patterns, Textiles, Figures and Portraits: JAMILLA OKUBO AND IFY CHIEJINA

 

2017

Contemporary African Spirituality

 

2017

ELEMENTIKS: A Symbolic Interpretation of the Four Elements – Water, Air, Fire and Earth by Mboolomi

 

2016

RED FORBIDDEN SPACE: New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Tetuan, Morocco by TAEESHA MUHAMMAD

 

2016

DRIPPING INK: THE NIGERIAN CHAPTER BY MARCIA WILSON, PHOTOGRAPHER

 

2016

BISA WENDY WASHINGTON and WILHELMINA OBATOLA GRANT: Narrating the Feminine with Assemblages and Found Objects

 

2016

AfroGentrification of Picasso

Six (6) Questions: Global and Local Artists’ Perspectives is an Interview and Conversation Series by Atim Annette Oton, curator of Calabar Gallery in Harlem, New York with Artists, Art Curators, Thinkers, Colletors and Gallerists.