High School Internships at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

harlem-cares-mentoring-movementDear Harlem CARES Supporters,

The Metropolitan Museum of Art recently honored Susan Taylor, the National CARES Mentoring Program founder at a celebration of Women’s History Month. Continue Reading →

Rep. Charles B. Rangel’s Annual Congressional Art Competition

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Each spring, a nation-wide high school arts competition is sponsored by the Members of the U.S. House of Representatives. Continue Reading →

Souleo: Why Danny Glover continues to support Venezuela

Danny Glover and Voza Rivers by Mel Wright PhotographyYou can’t tell, Danny Glover who he can talk to. That’s the gist of what the critically acclaimed actor said during an interview at Woodie King, Jr.’s New Federal Theatre (NFT) 44th anniversary gala in New York City this past weekend. Continue Reading →

Harlem Artists, Apply For Woostock A-I-R Residency Program

air residency in woodstokWith the postmark deadline for this year’s WOODSTOCK A-I-R program at Center for Photography at Woodstock (CPW) nearly upon us (like this week on Friday, February 28, 2014), we wanted to send a quick post to our visual artists readers regarding the program. Continue Reading →

Walter’s World: Weekend Picks February 20, 2014 (with video)

By Walter Rutledge

S-Epatha-Merkerson-1024x728As the weather may be warming up, but the arts scene is downright hot! We have a revue of Harlem’s heyday at the Apollo Theater, gospel diva’s uptown, a reggae musical in Times Square and a workshop on the Eastside. Continue Reading →

Walter’s World: Ifetayo Cultural Arts Academy Announces Major Move

By Walter Rutledge

Photo 1On Wednesday January 29 Brooklyn-based Ifetayo Cultural Arts Academy held a special press conference at Brooklyn’s Borough Hall following the recent win of the National Arts and Humanities Youth Award from the White House. Continue Reading →

Souleo: Gritty Photo Essay Captures Crack Addiction

Sage Gallon_Crack(s) Series_2013Nearly 12 years ago, Sage Gallon was just getting clean after a decade of smoking crack. He’s now reliving those days of substance abuse but this time as a photographer. Continue Reading →