Tennessee State Student Brandon Lenox Publishes For The Unspoken

Since 9th Grade Tennessee State University sophomore Brandon Lenox has used his talent of words to expressive himself. After competing in various poetry slams many people would...

Morehouse Student Uses The Power Of Art To Debunk The Boys Don’t Cry Myth

Jamel Smith, 21, is a senior at Morehouse College in Atlanta, a Marketing representative for Universal Music Group, and a creative himself. However, he is most passionate...

CAU Art Museum Launches ’20/21 Visions’

The Clark Atlanta University Art Museum will launch a new series this fall called “20/21 Visions," the school announced on Thursday. According to a CAU press release,...

A Look At Howard Grad Alma Thomas’ Late-Blooming Career

Peter Schjeldahl, writing in The New Yorker, says that Alma Thomas was a late-blooming painter—indeed, many of Thomas's best work came toward the end of her incredible...

First Annual Youth Art Showcase To Go On Display At UDC

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The P.A.I.N.T.S. Institute, a newly-founded, D.C. based arts education nonprofit, will host its first annual Youth Art Showcase featuring original, local art created by...

Howard Alum Ta-Nehisi Coates’ ‘Black Panther’ Gets A Spin-Off Series

A new spin-off series of Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Black Panther comic book was announced Friday and it is generating a lot of buzz everywhere. Coates, a national correspondent at...

Virgin Islands HBCU To Host Youth Arts Festival

Join Reichhold Center’s Youth Moviemaking Workshop for this summer’s premiere of “Hide and Seek” on Saturday, July 30th at 6PM at the Reichhold Center for the Arts....

Rashaun Rucker, NCCU Grad And Emmy Award-Winning Photojournalist, Talks Passion To Purpose

Name: Rashaun Rucker Profession: Content Coach for Visuals (Detroit Free Press) Age: 37 I have changed/contributed to my industry by: “Being a bridge builder for the next generation of African American...

Filmmaker Nate Parker Will Launch New School Dedicated to Film and Drama at Historically...

Wiley College officially announced early Sunday that one of the stars of The Great Debaters, actor, director, producer, writer and musical performer Nate Parker, is starting a...

Jackson State Honors “My Life Has Value: We Wear the Mask” Artist

Jackson State University Newsroom A reception honoring artist frank d. robinson, jr., will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, July 17, by Jackson State University’s Gallery1 in celebration...

Michael Brown “Art” Exhibit Gets Mixed Reviews

The Root: Kirsten West Savali Images of Michael Brown’s desecrated body are already emblazoned across the hearts and minds of every black person who has ever realized that...

105 Historic Objects on Display at NCCU’s 105th Anniversary Celebration

Durham, N.C. – A collection of 105 artifacts dating back to the early years of North Carolina Central University will be exhibited on campus July 1 in...

Fayetteville State Announces Two New Degrees

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – The Department of Performing and Fine Arts at Fayetteville State University (FSU) has announced the creation of the Bachelor of Arts Degree in Visual...

Environmental Artist Tyree Guyton Explores ‘The Heidelberg Project and the Power of Art’ at...

ATLANTA  -- Environmental artist Tyree Guyton will explore his work through a conversation, screening and performance art installation at Spelman College March 26-27, 2015. Presented by Spelman's Distinguished...

Soon It Will Be Summertime Year-Round Thanks to Howard Student

Soon, every day of the year will be summertime; not the season, summer, but the season for Howard University junior, Summer Hill. Born in Philly to a hard-working...

FAMU Literary Series Headliner: Novelist Walter Mosley

Those with a painful history are apt either to forget or rewrite their history. While some, like talk-show host Steve “I don’t really care for slavery” Harvey,...

Hampton University Museum to Honor Elizabeth Catlett

Hampton University Museum will be showcasing a new exhibit in honor of the 100th birthday of the late African-American artist Elizabeth Catlett. The school has acquired more...

Talladega College Showcases Historic Murals in Chicago

A TALLADEGA BREEZE SWEEPS THE WINDY CITY TALLADEGA COLLEGE HOSTS EXHIBITION RECEPTION IN CHICAGO Talladega, Alabama— Chicago is the third most populous city in the U.S., and it’s...

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