Visual artists are ‘pushing buttons’ in multiple ways

Since one of the earliest known buttons was found at Mohenjo Daro in the Indus Valley (now Pakistan) nearly 5,000 years ago, buttons have gone from being ornaments to indicators of economic and social status to commonplace mass-produced objects. Now they are being presented as visual art in the new exhibition, “The Button Show,” which is […]

Kym Whitley challenges the stigma of adoption with ‘Raising Whitley’

Harlem Arts Alliance Presents: On the “A” w/Souleo Mother’s Day is meant to celebrate mothers and motherhood but actress and comedienne, Kym Whitley knows that it truly takes a village to raise a child. On her new docu-series, Raising Whitley, she shares her humorous and emotional journey through motherhood with the support of family and […]