Opening Reception and Party, International Visual Poetry exhibit curated by JS Makkos and Joseph Bienvenu. Barrister’s Gallery hosts the opening of VERBIVOCOVISUAL: Visual & Multimedia Poetry Show from 10PM onward. Visual poetry in a variety of media will be on display from local, national and international poets and artists, with multimedia work presented through a small network of projectors and visual CTR displays. There will be spontaneous readings and musical performances occurring through the course of the night, with complimentary wine and a cocktails by donation. 10 PM--
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