Controversial sugar sculpture is world's largest "Aunt Jemima"

Kara Walker's A Subtlety

by #teamEBONY

A controversial new work from Kara Walker depicts a 75 foot Mammie made from sugar. Kara Walker is best known for… Read More

Jean-Michel Basquiat’s Early Works Showcase His Genius<br />

Jean-Michel Basquiat’s Early Works Showcase His Genius

Today, Swizz Beatz and Jay Z name check him all the time. But before his name rang bells in hip-hop, Jean-Michel Basquiat was known… Read More

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Sonia Sanchez Speaks Truth to Power, Poetically [INTERVIEW]

by Penny Dickerson

Consider it a creative insult to limit poetry’s national recognition to the month of April. Nonetheless, I thank the establishment… Read More

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NY Festival Celebrates 90 Years of James Baldwin

by Kristin Braswell

“Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up.”… Read More

‘The Revolution Will Be Visualized’ [PHOTOS]

‘The Revolution Will Be Visualized’ [PHOTOS]

by Alexandra Phanor-Faury

Hardly a day goes by that André LeRoy Davis isn’t drawing, but on the night of July 13, 2013, the… Read More

Beyond the Selfie: Renée Cox on the Power of Shooting Black Bodies [PHOTOS]<br />

Beyond the Selfie: Renée Cox on the Power of Shooting Black Bodies [PHOTOS]

Renée Cox is one of the most important photographers living today. Establishing herself in the male-dominated fashion… Read More

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Art Projects Aim to Rebuild Bronx Community

by Souleo

Can art serve as a catalyst for revitalizing neighborhoods? It’s a question being explored by two unique art projects: “Back… Read More

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Caribbean Fine Art Fair Connects Artists Across the Diaspora

Renowned artist and cultural entrepreneur Danny Simmons is on a mission to highlight, champion and at times participate in events… Read More

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What Is THAT?!

[FURTHERMUCKER]
What Is THAT?!

by Miles Marshall Lewis

Last Monday, I launched a… Read More

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