Upcoming & Current Events

August Wilson Community Day

AWCommunity Day: Summer Edition

July 20 @ 11:00 am

This free family-friendly event features local vendors, artisans, performers and community building at the August Wilson African American Cultural Center. Guests can enjoy dance, music, theater, and more! There will be a panel discussion in relation to the “I Lived, We Live: What Did We Miss?”, a creative installation project organized by Hazelwood’s Center of Life, the Greater Hazelwood Community, and Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design.

AWCommunity Day is a quarterly event that is proudly sponsored by UPMC, UPMC Health Plan, Green Mountain Energy and Eat N’ Park.

11AM – AWCommunity Day Officially Opens
11AM – DJ Yamez
12-12:45 – Legacy Arts
1-1:45 – Roland Ford Line Dance
2-2:45 – Flow Band
3-3:45 – KRUNK Movement

Kids Area (All Day):
Mike The Balloon Guy (Balloon Arts, Caricatures, Face Painting)

Art Workshops:
All ages: Printmaking and Button Making Workshop with Latika 11am-4pm

4:00 Doors Close

Words Spoken at The Corner


Featuring new works by Natiq and hosted by Crystal Noel Jalil

200 Robinson St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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Rêves et Cauchemar Dreams & Nightmares

A Fashion Production

Exhibit at BFG Cafe

Sacred Spaces Tour

Saturday, October 13, 2018, 11 - 5 PM 
A Peace of Mind, 620 Wood St, Piitsburgh, PA 15221

Have you ever wondered how I do what I do?

Come and see for yourself. For one day only, I'm opening my studio to the general public as a part of the Sacred Spaces tour in Wilkinsburg. You can watch me work, ask questions, and get that piece that you were wanting. Light bites will be provided. Feel free to drop in and say hi!

Natural Hair Meetup Presents Winter Wonderland

November 25th, 12 - 3 pm

John Riegert

Space Gallery in Pittsburgh, PA - June 24, 2016
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Exposure: Black Voices in the Arts

Two of my paintings were selected to be in this exhibit at the amazing University Art Gallery, Frick Art Building at the University of Pittsburgh. I am very excited to have my work alongside artists who I've long admired and who inspired me to keep pushing my boundaries.

Join us at the gallery opening on November 9th, from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. This event is free and open to the public. 

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Ok. To all my fans and peoples in New York City: I have an upcoming event on May 14th at M 1-5 in Manhattan, called MergeArts. I will have never-before-seen work and new prints that have never been available before. Get your tickets early or you may not be able to get in.
Click HERE to get your tickets, now! Only $15. Make sure you click my name when it asks who you are coming to support so I'll have more opportunities like this one to share my art with you. See you there. Support your friendly neighborhood artists.
Follow me on Instagram to get previews and updates of the new works as they happen!
I am coming back to RAW Pittsburgh!!!!
In the lab creating new pieces for the event, now. For my peoples in Pitt, you don't want to miss this.
Get your tickets NOW at: www.rawartists.org/artofnatiq
Looking forward to seeing you there
Art of Natiq News

Upcoming Events

August Wilson Community Day

August Wilson Center

980 Liberty Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15222

July 20th, 11am - 5pm


Stir: Musings Over Tea

Arnold's Tea

502 E. Ohio St

Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Thursday. August 1st, 7 - 10pm


Words Spoken @The Corner

The Corner

200 Robinson St

Wilkinsburg, PA 15213

Friday. August 9th - 7 - 10pm


Barely Breathing

Framehouse & Jask Gallery

100 43rd St.

Pittsburgh, PA 15201

July 24th, 6:30 - 8:30


Here are some of the pieces I've completed for recent events. Take a closer look at them in my  Picture Gallery.