The Harlem International Film Festival (Hi) announced the 2022 edition of the film festival will take place on May 5-8. The first NYC-based film festival to successfully return to in-person/in-theater screenings this year, the next event will once again be a hybrid presentation, with the enthusiastic appearances by world-class filmmakers and local personalities in Harlem and greater New York City that Hi has become famous for.
City College Center for the Arts, on the campus of City College of New York, is honoring the 60-year history of the legendary Rock &
This week in African art and culture, we encounter a first-of-its-kind joint open studio featuring six studio spaces and over 100 African artists.
This Week in Black Art and Culture: North Carolina School in Uproar over Kara Walker Art Work, and more
This week in Black art and culture, Kara Walker artwork upsets middle school parents, American illustrator Jerry Pinkney passes on. The Yale Center for British Art re-exhibits Elihu Yale’s controversial picture of an enslaved child.
Picturing Motherhood Now brings together work by 33 diverse contemporary artists who interpret motherhood as a term with many meanings. The exhibition focuses on art created in the past two decades, including work by Wendy Red Star and LaToya Ruby Frazier, while integrating work by significant pioneers, including Louise Bourgeois, Alice Neel, Betye Saarand others, to narrate an intergenerational and evolving story of motherhood.
This Week in Black Art and Culture: Destination Crenshaw Project Gets Greelinght, Zendaya wins CDFA Award, Blackface Othello Screening Forces Professor To Step Down
This week in Black art and culture, Zendaya is the youngest celebrity to receive the Council for Fashion Designers of America’s (CFDA’s) Fashion Icon Award.
Theatre Communications Group Announces Major Support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for TCG Books
Theatre Communications Group (TCG), the national organization for theatre, is pleased to announce that The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation will support the expansion of TCG Books through a two-year, $1,000,000 total grant.
It’s not every day that you meet an entrepreneur with a story like Kevin Marcus Miller. In 2019, Kevin joined a rec basketball league in Seattle to get more exercise, meet new people and balance out a life that had become too dominated by work.
The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director, Patrick Willingham) announced complete casting today for the world premiere of CULLUD WATTAH, written by 2021 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize winner Erika Dickerson-Despenza and directed by Candis C.