Tawny Chatmon is a Tokyo-born photography-based artist. She started her creative journey as a commercial photographer then began exploring further after capturing the effects of prostate cancer on her father. … Continue Reading Art: Tawny Chatmon
Jhené Aiko released Trip, a surprise 22-track album on September 22nd. It features her daughter, Namiko Love, Kurupt, Mali Music, Brandy, Swae Lee of Rae Sremmurd, and Big Sean. Stream the album here. A … Continue Reading Short Film: Trip by Jhene Aiko
Kenya’s first Sci-Fi short Filmmaker Wanuri Kahiu takes us to a post-apocalyptic dystopia 35 years after WWIII. The Water War left a damaged earth with scarce water and no organic … Continue Reading Short Film: Pumzi by Wanuri Kahiu
Love and pastelles. Know the Ledge is a modern silent film presented by Union … Continue Reading Short Film: Know the Ledge by Ibra Ake
Kenricka was featured previously in an Art Feature back in 2015. She is a visual artist now based in New York City. Her artwork stems from a sociological … Continue Reading Woman Wednesday: Kenricka Ox
Ladylike is an amazing film that reimagines modern women in a noir world. Two retro vixens go through their day in style with a love for an interesting hobby. (Short film … Continue Reading Short Film: Ladylike
Zarita Zevallos is a Haitian photographer and architect based in New York. Zarita portrays different aspects of masculinity through Kòktèl. Kòktèl, the Haitian creole term which translates to the cocktail, is about exploring the … Continue Reading Photography Profile: Zarita E Zevallos
Rest in Peace to the great Barkley L. Hendricks. He was a famous photographer and contemporary painter known for his portrayal of black subjects. He created works that displayed … Continue Reading Barkley L. Hendricks dies at age 72
http://graphics8.nytimes.com/video/players/offsite/index.html?videoId=100000004642370 In the short film, Jay Z gives a brief timeline of the failed War on Drugs. It all started with Richard Nixon in 1971. Fast forward to the 2010s, White … Continue Reading Jay Z narrates “The War On Drugs Is An Epic Fail”
OSGEMEOS (“THETWINS”), Gustavo and Otavio Pandolfo, are twin Brazilian artists from Sao Paulo. The two were influenced by 1980s hip-hop culture in Brazil and they found a way to express … Continue Reading Art Feature: Os Gemeos
In response to gun violence in Miami, Terence Price II and Reginald O’Neal team up to make the short film, Summer Before Spring’s End. In Miami-Dade County, an average of 30 … Continue Reading Local Art: Summer Before Spring’s End
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FKA Twigs performs Hide amongst Mayan Ruins. Her raw vocals, the atmosphere,and the surroundings turn music into art.
The Beyhive is still waiting on a new album from Beyonce. Since she announced her Formation Tour the biggest question has been surrounding new music and a new album. Maybe … Continue Reading LEMONADE.
‘The Ocean’ is a visual based on ‘plot twist’, a poem by Seye Isikalu. The poem talks about the woes that come with passionate love. ‘The Ocean’ shows how a … Continue Reading The Ocean by Seye Isikalu
Art by Nigerian artist and Yaba College of Technology graduate, Oresegun Olumide.His paintings have gone viral and they’re all realistic, See more of his work on his Instagram.