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#NMOAatHOME: Art Face-Off: Battle of the Wards

#NMOAatHOME: Art Face-Off: Battle of the Wards


Thursday, 7pm

Art Face-Off is an audience-juried art competition between five artists, each representing a Newark ward, who will compete in a final round on April 22 at 7pm. This virtual event will be hosted by Dupré “DoItAll” Kelly and “DJ MD” Marcy DePina. The live audience will vote for the work they like best. There can only be one winner!
The five participating artists will be selected through a series of Art Face-Off competitions on social media:
March 8-14: Central Ward
March 15-21: South Ward
March 22-28: East Ward
March 29-April 4: North Ward
April 5-11: West Ward
April 22: Final round between winners of each ward.
The winners from each ward will be featured on the Museum’s social media channels, receive an honorarium of $300, and be included as finalists in the final round. The winner of Battle of the Wards will receive an additional $200 prize.