Most visual artists prefer that viewers do not touch their completed works whether on display at a museum, gallery, or
Women’s History Month drew to a close, or should we say a crescendo this past week with two special March
Baltimore-based artist Calvin Coleman was one of 21 artists at Delta Sigma Theta’s Chicago alumnae chapter Gallery D’Estee for
Adedayo Laoye was born into the royal family of Oba Adetoyese Laoye, in Ede, Nigeria. Laoye was raised in the
With spring finally making an appearance, it is the perfect time to review the goals you set at the beginning
One major theme that resonates throughout the art of Minnie Watkins is her striking use of black-and-white images. The bold
Patric McCoy, president of Diasporal Rhythms, was recognized for his many years of service as art patron and collector of
It would be great if conflict resolution was a mandatory class offered in high school or college. I’m sure many
The sisters who allow such Black men to be comfortable in their presence are inadvertently empowering such behavior.
Crystle "Clear" Roberson has been living out her dreams of being a filmmaker and a photographer, and the award-winning writer-director
Ariana Miyamoto, 20, speaks Japanese fluently, was born to a Japanese mother, and reared in Nagasaki but she’s a
2015 marks the 75th anniversary of Chicago’s South Side Community Art Center.
My friend Mya Seals has the most interesting perspective on both popular and private culture.
Some of the nastiest, most vile, demeaning people I have encountered on The Good Book (Facebook that is) have been
Last year I taught a class to new students at a community college on how to successfully make it through
I hear it from my female friends all of the time: “Why y’all men prefer h–s over helpmates?” “Why are
For a single guy that is in search of Mrs. Right, or maybe just Ms. Right Now, there are a
When you’re young, you think that the world is a very simple place, and you pretty much have life all
As a shorty, I idolized Michael Jordan. I mean, straight up and down … he was a god to me.