HW Pick: Free Screening of The Tanning of America with RSVP!

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I know, I know it’s not a Harlem event, but we love The Tanning of America, a movie by media and hip hop guru Steve Stoute. Continue Reading →

No Longer Empty’s Show “If You Build It” In Harlem

art in harlemOn our 5-year anniversary of presenting site-specific art, No Longer Empty’s exhibition “If You Build It” takes root in Sugar Hill—the legendary epicenter of the Harlem Renaissance. Continue Reading →

Rudy Collins: At The National Conference of Artists 2014 At The Met

rudy at conference 1By Rudy Collins

The National Conference of Artists New York kicked off it’s annual 3 day conference at the Metropolitan Museum of Art with NCA 1st Vice President Whilemina Grantr. Continue Reading →

Makeup Tips From EVOLUTIONMAN During New York Men’s Day 2014

P2050107Okay, guys get over it, it’s the 21st century and yes men wear makeup – you want to look your best or what? The folks at Hair Room Service and EVOLUTIONMAN joined forces backstage at the debut of New York Men’s Day 2014.   Continue Reading →

The 55th Annual NCA 2014 Arts & Cultural Conference

Inge HardisonArtist Inge Hardison

Join the National Conference of Artists New York (NCA) in celebration of the NCA 55th Anniversary, at their Our Art – Our Legacy Conference in New York.  The event kicks off on February 18 and runs thru the 23rd with events throughout the NYC area.  Check out this year’s events that are free and open to the public  Continue Reading →

The Harlem Kiddies Band Dominated Nazi-Occupied Denmark

shapeimage_6Anne Dvinge has just published an article about Harlem Kiddies entitled ’Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea: Afro-Danish jazz band Harlem Kiddies and discourses of race and resistance in 1940s Denmark’ in the international journal African and Black Diaspora. Continue Reading →

The Sol Afrik Fashion Show Photographs by Francesca Andre

Photographer Francesca Andre attended the Sol Afrik Fashion Week Mixer at Brooklyn Terrace, in Brooklyn on August 16th, 2012. Continue Reading →