Harlem Holiday Windows Story Of Harlem

harlem holidaysHarlem Tourism Board, Taste Harlem Food and Cultural Tours, Harlem Park-to-Park and the Frederick Douglass Boulevard Alliance present Harlem Holiday Windows. Continue Reading →

Souleo: Groundbreaking Choreopoem, For Colored Girls…Turns 40

40th anniversary celebration

By Souleo

As Ntozake Shange prepares to celebrate the 40th anniversary of her seminal work, for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf with the launch of a multigallery exhibition, she can’t help but sadly acknowledge that the issues facing women which first compelled her to write the work remain relevant today. Continue Reading →

Souleo: Salt-N-Pepa Back Together Again As A Trio?

Salt-N-Pepa_Courtesy artist facebook pageBy Souleo

Is Deidra “DJ Spinderella” Roper the “N” in Salt-N-Pepa? It was a question the DJ Spinderella posed to her fellow legendary hip-hop group members Cheryl “Salt” James and Sandra “Pepa” Denton on their VH1 reality show in 2007. Continue Reading →

Souleo: Patrick Kelly’s Fashion Legacy Lives On through Buttons and Bananas

patrick kellyAlthough he was not physically present, the spirit of Patrick Kelly shone through during the VIP celebration of his fashion retrospective, “Runway of Love” at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Continue Reading →

“When the Stars Begin to Fall” At The Studio Museum In Harlem

carol_print2rlemon_2013__0598When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South queries the category of “outsider” art in relation to contemporary art and black life. Continue Reading →