The Fences Project: An Urban Gallery

Date: Jun 22, 2018

The Cultural Coalition of Allentown, City Center Allentown and Allentown Arts Commission are pleased to announce the artists selected in "The Fences Project: An Urban Gallery," the first in a continuing series of programs to shine the spotlight on Allentown's most talented, creative and dynamic artists in a variety of genres.
This year's project continues the theme of "Art Around Every Corner" and will feature the selected artist's work displayed in the Hamilton District on construction fences between Ninth and Tenth Streets on Hamilton Street.
The Artists selected and their works were:

Nina Boodhansingh - The Clearing
Rosemary Geseck - Pretty Birds Allentown
Matt Halm - Struggle in Boxes
Femi J. Johnson - West Street
Tara Santoro - The Moments That Matter
Anthony Smith - The Hotness in Concert No. 1
Charles Stonewall - The Confidence to Soar

Deborah Rabinsky, Artistic Operations Director for the Cultural Coalition of Allentown and member of the Allentown Arts Commission said of the project, "We are thankful to all of the artists who submitted their work. In total, the artist call resulted in 71 entries. An outstanding number that shows the vibrancy and vitality of the arts scene here in Allentown."
For more information on The Fences; An Urban Gallery and other Allentown artistic projects, please visit