Flava in Fashion: 50 & Beyond is a free exhibition celebrating Hip Hop’s 50th Anniversary. Highlighting New Jersey’s Fashion Scene during the global genre’s early beginnings and its iconic impact on the world.
The exhibition will host a Fashion Talk moderated by Sheikia “Purple” Norris with featured guest panelists including Willie Esco of the esteemed Escobar Clothing Brand, heavily popularized during Hip Hop music’s rise. The exhibition is set to open to the public on Saturday, September 30, 2023 from 1pm to 4pm at Newark Public Library’s James Brown African American Room. Refreshments and small bites will be available during the opening event, doors open at 1pm with a live band and DJ to welcome you. The panel will be held from 2pm to 4pm. The exhibition will be will be a stop on the Newark Arts Festival lineup. Don’t miss your chance to experience HIP HOP- JERSEY STYLE! Free off street parking is available until 4:30pm at 20 Bridge St.
Curated by Newark Artist & Celebrity Wardrobe Stylist Tiffany Salas.
NO DRESS CODE BUT HIP HOP FASHION ENCOURAGED!
Free Parking available until 4:30pm at the Essex County Parking Deck located at 20 Bridge St. Newark, NJ 07102.