Firmament Gallery

Firment Gallery & The Bridge Art Gallery Present

“Sometimes I Wander…”

A Photo Exhibition Celebrating the Legacies of Gordon Parks & Chi Modu

Curated by The Bridge Art Gallery

Gallery Hours: Thursday: 6 -8 pm | Fridays: 6 – 8 pm | Saturday: 2-5 pm

About the Exhibition

Experience the captivating “Sometimes I Wander” photography exhibition, featuring the extraordinary works of Gordon Parks and Chi Modu, on Saturday, March 16th, at the Nimbus Arts Center in Jersey City. Curated by Cheryl and Christopher Mack of the Bridge Art Gallery, this exhibition invites you to immerse yourself in the compelling imagery captured by two iconic photographers. From Parks’ poignant documentation of 1940’s American life to Modu’s groundbreaking portrayal of hip-hop culture, “Sometimes I Wander” promises to be a journey through time and space, exploring themes of identity, culture, and the human experience. The exhibition begins at 4:30 pm, followed by an insightful panel discussion starting at 5:30 pm. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to engage with the transformative power of photography.

Opening Reception: Saturday, March 16th

4:30 – Gallery Opening

5:30 – Panel Discussion with:

8pm – Nimbus Dance Performs Dawn Marie Bazemore’s “The New Tide” inspired by the work and legacy Gordon Parks. Tickets available 

This program is made possible by a grant from the New Jersey State Historical Commission, a division of the Department of State, and administered by the Hudson County Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs, Craig Guy, Hudson County Executive & the Hudson County Board of County Commissioners.