The WAE Open – 2023

Exhibition Dates

October 19, 2023, to December 10, 2023

Opening Reception and Award

October 19, 2023, 6pm – 9pm

Artists’ Tour & Closing Reception

Sunday, December 10th from 2-4pm

JUROR: Jesse Bandler Firestone is a curator and lecturer of contemporary art. He is currently the Curator and Exhibition Coordinator at Montclair State University. Previously, he was Assistant Curator at Wave Hill, a garden and cultural center in The Bronx, and Curatorial and Production Assistant at The Shed, a nonprofit dedicated to art and ideas across all forms of creativity. Jesse has lectured at Pratt and Harvard University and has organized exhibitions at various institutions and project spaces across the United States.