HW Pick: Back to School with Children’s Museum of Manhattan

childrens musem  in nycGet ready for the new school year with book readings by author Steve Metzger, cooking demonstrations by The Creative Kitchen™, kindergarten readiness workshops and more! Continue Reading →

HW Pick: The Talented Mr. Holland In ‘The Knick’ (video)

ANDRE HOLLANDThe amazing André Holland stars in the upcoming Steven Soderbergh for Cinemax show “The Knick”.   Holland recently wrapped production on Paramount Picture’s “Selma”. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “Suited For Armor” By Lenox Fontaine

lenox fontaineAn fabulous image by one time Harlem World Magazine fashion photographer Lenox Fontaine’s new “Suited For Armor” published in the special edition summer issue of Style-ology Magazine!

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HW Pick: ‘The Roosevelts: An Intimate History’ In Hudson River Park

the roosevleltsThe Roosevelts, An Intimate History, a new documentary by Ken Burns, will be screened for free in the park – and we’re excited to invite you to this special event. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Story/Time, The Life of an Idea (Toni Morrison Lecture)

bill t jones bookIn this ceaselessly questioning book, acclaimed African American dancer, choreographer, and director Bill T. Jones reflects on his art and life as he describes the genesis of Story/Time, a recent dance work produced by his company and inspired by the modernist composer and performer John Cage. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Kids Ride Free All Summer At New Waterway Ferry

kids ride free all summer 2014Need something cool and free for the kids this summer? There’s nothing like Harlem and NY Waterway makes it easy and fun and a little more affordable by letting your “Kids Ride Free” this summer! Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Radical Presence, Black Performance in Contemporary Art With Danny Tisdale

tumblr_mh3nt4LYsR1rcnqtyo1_500This groundbreaking exhibition is the first comprehensive survey of performance art by black artists working from the perspective of the visual arts from the 1960s to the present. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Solomon Northup Day Planned For Saturday, July 19th

Solomon-Northup-in-a-Sketch-from-Twelve-Years-a-SlaveThe 16th annual Solomon Northup Day, an afternoon of activities inspired by a powerful memoir of enslavement and eventual freedom, will take place on Saturday, July 19, from 12:30 to 6 pm in Filene Recital Hall at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: ‘Loyal,’ Chris Brown, 2014 BET Awards, F/Lil Wayne & Tyga (video)

chris brown on bet 2014An incredible performance of ‘Loyal,’ by Chris Brown, at the 2014 BET Awards, featuring Lil Wayne  and Tyga. Continue Reading →