Barkley L. Hendricks dies at age 72

  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 the unknown black experience through vivid colors and ideas. His work has been featured at the Studio Museum in Harlem, The National Gallery of Art,…

Art Feature: Os Gemeos

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 themselves to the public. The two have created graffiti, murals, paintings, sculptures, and drawings in New York, Miami, Cuba, Japan, England, Spain, Italy, and Germany…just…

Art Feature: Summer Before Spring’s End

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 children and teenagers are killed by gun violence annually. So far in 2016, 13 have fallen victim. The film brings awareness to the dark and light…

Art Feature: FKA Twigs

FKA Twigs performs Hide amongst Mayan Ruins. Her raw vocals, the atmosphere,and the surroundings turn music into art.

Woman Wednesday: Mya Carmichael

Mya Carmichael is an artist and illustrator. She uses watercolors, color pencils, ink, and oil pastels as her art media. Her art features a unique caricature style and bright colors. Check out her work below. 12 Eyed Monster Dude Kurt Cobain Straight Thuggin’ Spin on Louise from Bob’s Burgers #girlpower ♡

The Ocean by Seye Isikalu

‘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 person can lose themselves in passionate love and commitment . The visuals feature Nikki Fagbemi and Alexander Aplerku. The music tracks within the short film…

Art Feature: Oresegun Olumide

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.

Woman Wednesday: Vivaledanielle

Danielle is an artist hailing from South Florida. Her work and sketches contain various mediums like Prismacolor, Acrylic Paint, and Watercolor. Within her beautiful/trippy art, there are bright vivid colors and common themes of psychedelics, energy, and spiritual concepts. The Surrealistic methods within her art make it even the more breathtaking. I own one of her pieces…

Art Feature: Kenricka Ox

Kenricka Ox is a 20-year-old visual artist based in Broward, Florida. Her pieces contain satire, deep messages, and perspectives on social issues. Her work, usually featuring digital illustrations, defies the status quo while she delves into sociological issues. Her first series, Kenny Kills is diverse, it features messages like protesting against Xlaced (a local art collective), religious indoctrination,…