50K Harlem’s Norman Rockwell Photos Available Online

rfk-rockwellReference photo for Norman Rockwell’s portrait of Robert F. Kennedy, c. 1968. Courtesy of the Norman Rockwell Museum Collections.

Whatever you think of Harlem born Norman Rockwell’s paintings and illustrations, you can’t deny them the status of enduring Americana. Continue Reading →

New York City: Algonquin At the Core In Harlem

NativeAmericanMonthPresentationIn honor of Native American History Month, please join Nitchen Inc. and the LeRoy Neiman Art Center for a multimedia presentation, New York City: Algonquin at the Core, presented by Nadema Agard, Native American Scholar, Curator and Exhibiting Artist on Thursday, November 13th @ 5:30 pm.  Continue Reading →

The CITYarts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony In Harlem

image003In collaboration with Strycker’s Bay Neighborhood Council and The DOME Project, CITYarts ran a series of arts workshops over the summer for youth at the WSNC and DOME exploring themes of community identity and participants’ aspirations and dreams. Continue Reading →

Souleo: ‘Paternity Court’ TV judge does it all

Lauren Lake_Courtesy of Cheryl Duncan PR

By Souleo

So exactly how does one go from being a back-up singer for Mary J. Blige and Diddy to presiding over the hit TV judge show ‘Paternity Court?’ If you’re Lauren Lake it starts with your upbringing. Continue Reading →

Swann Auction Galleries to Auction the Art Collection of Richard A. Long

image001Swann Auction Galleries, the first major auction house to hold regular sales of African-American fine art, continues to present robust offerings in the category this fall, with the auction of the art collection of Richard A. Long on Thursday, October 9th 2014. Continue Reading →

Souleo: The Sports World Could Learn From Derek Fordjour’s Artworks

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By Souleo

The world of professional sports has come under national scrutiny for its recent controversies involving Ray Rice’s domestic violence incident, Adrian Peterson’s child abuse case and the NFL’s failure to guarantee cheerleaders a minimum wage despite generating $9.7 billion annually. Continue Reading →