and Exhibitions

Partner Organization American Jewish Museum 
Video/Imagery Kevin Shields

Hemmed Up

Museum of American Jewish History
Philadelphia, PA

Video caption: Acclaimed Philadelphia-based artists and Amber Co-Founders, Keir and Ernel developed a textile installation as part of their Hemmed Up project for the Jewish Museum’s inaugural year of their OPEN for Interpretation artist-in-residence program.

Cornerstore—Takeout stories

Partner Organization Asian Arts Initiative

Asian Arts Initiative
Philadelphia, PA

A collaborative exhibition between Asian Arts Initiative and artists Ernel Martinez and Keir Johnston of Amber Art and Design, Corner Store explores the contemporary sociological and psychological intersections between pan-ethnic Black and Asian communities in Philadelphia and how our relationships are shaped based on which side/s of the counter we may stand.