Misty Copeland inspires Project Plié

American Ballet Theatre Launches Project Plié

by Huffington Post

Misty Copeland was discovered by a combination of luck, talent and being in the right place at the right moment. One afternoon while… Read More

Jean-Michel Basquiat:<br />
Why He Mattered

Jean-Michel Basquiat:
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As the premiere Black painter of the late 20th century, Jean-Michel Basquiat came to prominence in the art world during the… Read More

[ENOUGH] Can Art Reduce Neighborhood Violence?

[ENOUGH] Can Art Reduce Neighborhood Violence?

After spending a week in the unseasonably hot sun, international artist Charles Jean-Pierre still manages to set up a 3-story scaffolding… Read More

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ArtCrawl Harlem™ and Souleo Enterprises will present Motown to Def Jam - a multi-gallery visual art exhibition celebrating… Read More

The Anxious Life: A Rare Look at Black Women and Combat PTSD

The Anxious Life: A Rare Look at Black Women and Combat PTSD

by Tiffany E. Browne

Her smile is bright and accented with a purple hue across her lips. Her doe eyes light up as she talks about the excitement mounting since her photographs… Read More

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Street Artist Schools Men on the Dangers of Catcalling

by Jo Nubian

We have to continually discuss street harassment because it is an issue that plagues the lives of women all over the world, still, in 2013. … Read More

A Whole New World: The Kinsey Collection

A Whole New World: The Kinsey Collection

by Penny Dickerson

If the art of sharing were worth its weight in gold, the amassed cultural treasures of Bernard and Shirley Kinsey would easily personify… Read More

Artist Nick Cave Transforms NYC With Horses and Ailey Dancers

Artist Nick Cave Transforms NYC With Horses and Ailey Dancers

From March 25–31, 2013, a major project by Chicago-based artist Nick Cave will transform Grand Central Terminal with 30 life-size… Read More

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Jean-Michel Basquiat at Gagosian

by Huffington Post Black Voices

Since his untimely death in 1988, the art world has endured a maddening obsession with  Read More

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