Stay tuned for news about the 2023 festival.

Visual Arts

Visual Arts components of the festival annually include a juried art exhibition with an artists’ reception and juror’s talk. Past MOJA poster artists have included Amiri Farris; Synthia Saint James; John Christopher Wright II; Cedric Umoja; Fletcher Williams III; works by Philip Simmons; Alvin B. Glen; Jonathan Green; Doyle William Cloyd; and many others.

The 2022 festival also included openings at the Avery Research Center of the shows mothers and daguerreotypes from brittney ferrette washington and Da Wada Brought Us and Kept Us curated by the Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Center.