My interview was featured on Afropunk online

Newark Museum January Theme: Experience how the body is explored, adorned, and transformed as inspired by the newly reinstalled Arts of Global Africa gallery.


• Test your balance in a tightrope walking workshop led by Trenton Circus Squad and inspired by Yinka Shonibare’s “Lady Walking a Tightrope.”
• Wrap your body in your own custom designed African textile print in a workshop led by textile designer and printer, Angela Pilgrim.
• Adorn your head with a hair crown in a workshop led by artist, Adebunmi Gbadebo.

Newark Museum Talk: Mother & Muse.
Watch artists Adebunmi Gbadebo and Adrienne Wheeler, discuss with their mother’s Brenda Ravenell and Elizabeth Wheeler, the roles each mother played in their professional and personal lives. Moderated by Peter “Souleo” Wright, Manager of Programs at the Newark Museum in Newark, NJ.

Mom is muse. Hear how artists Adebunmi Gbadebo and Adrienne Wheeler honor their mothers through art at the Newark Museum on #MothersDay. Talk is from 1- 2:30pm!

Come out to see Ade Bunmi’s first solo show at Rutgers University Newark. Opening Reception Tuesday April 12th 2016 6pm at 175 University Avenue Newark, NJ Conklin Hall 3rd floor

Ade Bunmi Gbadebo Exhibiting in first Solo Show at Rutgers University