Arts & Culture

Remembering The Acclaimed Multimedia Artist, Curator, And Scholar David Driskell

The renowned African American artist, curator, and scholar David Driskell died at the age of 88 due to complications of…

Kiana Calder Is Helping Black Artists Get The Exposure They Deserve

Through her annual New York-based event The Unapologetic Art Expo, Kiana Calder provides Black artists with an essential platform to…

The “Dust My Broom” Exhibit Explores The Legacy of Artistic Traditions From The American South

Since September, the California African American Museum (CAAM) has been showcasing its largest selection of works by Southern vernacular artists…

High-tech Chicago exhibit puts visitors eye-to-eye with MLK

CHICAGO (AP) — Imagine being so close to Martin Luther King Jr. as he gives one of the world’s most…

Essence event affirms the power of black women in Hollywood

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Through laughs, tears and speeches that turned into sermons and affirmations, the overarching theme of…

Shop: BLK MKT Vintage Celebrates And Examines Black Culture Throughout The Decades

For Black History Month, we’re highlighting impressive Black-owned businesses that should be on your radar.  BLK MKT Vintage, located in…

Reflections On Kobe Bryant’s Award-Winning Film ‘Dear Basketball’

As we remember Kobe Bryant in the days following his tragic death, we’re revisiting the art that the basketball legend…

Howard University Is Gifted An Impressive Collection Of African American Art, Worth Over $2.5 Million

Howard University is being gifted a highly valuable and coveted collection of African American art from Patricia Turner Walters, the…

Patrisse Cullors Designs An Online MFA Program Combining Art And Social Justice

Patrisse Cullors, the co-founder of Black Lives Matter, will lead a new online MFA program at Prescott College that merges…

How The Baltimore Museum of Art Is Giving Female Artists Their Due In 2020

In 2020, the Baltimore Museum of Art will pour all of its resources into only purchasing artwork created by female-identifying…
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