September 21, 2020
Culture Fix: African Art and Culture (September 13 – 19, 2020)

Five Photographers Awarded the 9th Edition of the Contemporary African Photography Prize   The organisers of the International Prize for Contemporary African Photography which is awarded annually since 2012 to five photographers whose works were created on the African continent or engages with the African diaspora, have announced the winners of this year’s edition.

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September 16, 2020
Artists Sunday Launches with 775 Artists and Economic Development Organizations Nationwide to Create the Largest Art-Shopping Day of the Year

Artists Sunday™ – the nationwide alliance of artists and economic development organizations — launched today with more than 775 participants. Members include 650 individual artists and artisans as well as 125 state art agencies, municipalities, counties, chambers of commerce and nonprofit organizations, representing thousands of additional artists.

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September 9, 2020
Houston Symphony Features Black Woman Classical Composer

In this livestream performance, the Houston Symphony is shining a spotlight on extraordinary women composers, past and present. The program starts with music of Reena Esmail, whose compositions have been hailed as “crystal clear, beautiful, thought-provoking, and unlike anything I’ve ever heard before” (Los Angeles Times).

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August 27, 2020
MAKE AMERICA WHAT AMERICA MUST BECOME AN EXHIBITION OF GULF SOUTH ARTISTS at CAC

Above: André Fuqua, “Seal,” 2018. Steel, wood, 42 x 75 x 6 in., 50 lbs. Image courtesy of artist The Contemporary Arts Center (CAC) New Orleans announced its 2020-2021 Fall season and the reopening of its galleries with the landmark exhibition, Make America What America Must Become, featuring the work of 35 regional artists from the Gulf South states of Alabama, Florida, Louisiana —

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August 27, 2020
2020 Open Call: NYC Latinx Womxn Identifying Performance Artists

WhiteBox Harlem in collaboration with FEMILIA will be celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month and its Full Electoral Power.  Presenting a digital and IRL performance program unfolding between Hispanic Heritage Month in October through the US election in November, the event will be live streamed and archived during a month long event series featuring femme identifying Latinx creative leaders across media.

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August 24, 2020
Caribbean Museum Set to Open at the Westfield Broward Mall

Above: Artist rendering of Island SPACE Caribbean Museum, opening late 2020 at Westfield Broward Mall. Island SPACE Caribbean Museum is the property of Island SPACE—a nonprofit organization whose mission is  to facilitate the creation of artistic, cultural, and socially conscious initiatives that educate the public about the valuable contributions and positive significance of the Caribbean community. 

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