Art

Meet Howard University DJ Morgan KTA

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Morgan Williams aka Morgan KTA is a sophomore, African American Studies major, History minor from Los Angeles, CA. She is also one of the rising...

Bowie State Theater Professor Selected for Playwriting Intensive

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BOWIE – An award-winning Bowie State University theater professor, with extensive playwriting credits, was selected as a writer-in-residence for the 2020 Seven Devils Playwrights...

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

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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...

Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Honored In Italy With Historic Statues

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Several representatives of Bethune-Cookman University were in Italy over the weekend to celebrate university founder Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune in honor of her birthday....

New Candyman Film Showcased By HBCU Student Artists

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The August 27th release of Candyman directed and co-written by Nia DaCosta, is a fresh take on the blood-chilling urban legend that caused many...

Ashley M. Jones, Poet Laureate of Alabama, Recites Work at Gadsden State Community College

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Poetry flowed through an HBCU thanks to a history making poet-laureate. Learn more in the story from Donna Thornton at The Gadsden Times. Ashley M....

FAMU Literary Series Headliner: Novelist Walter Mosley

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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...

The Central State University Department Of Fine And Performing Arts Presents Fall Schedule

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WILBERFORCE OH. – Central State University will open its 2016-2017 performing arts season on Nov. 4th and 6th with an original play that features...

HBCU Will House $50 Million Amistad Paintings

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NEWSONE — An Alabama-based historically Black college (HBCU) has taken the necessary steps to ensure that pieces of historic Black art are preserved. According...

History-Making Marble Statue of B-CU Founder Mary McLeod Bethune On Display

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The Bethune-Cookman University has been marveling the beautiful towering statue of the university's founder Mary McLeod Bethune all week. Perched inside the building of...

Howard University Spanish Department Hosts Cultural Immersion Event

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As the semester winds down, students are preparing for their finals and beginning to say farewell to their teachers. Or in the case of...

Fisk University Galleries To Feature Rare William Edmondson Art

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Fisk University Galleries have the work of a prized Black artist heading their way, and the story is truly extraordinary. William Edmondson was born...

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

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

Winston-Salem Grad Who Created “Alma Mater” HBCU Coloring Book Launches Brown Color Pencils

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Latoya Nicole, a graduate of Winston-Salem State University, is on a mission to represent black women in all of their vibrancy. She has published...

Talladega College Showcases Historic Murals in Chicago

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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...

Fisk University’s Art Department To Relocate To New Building On Campus

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HBCU students have proven themselves to be exceptionally talented in the arts. Whether it's music or murals, they make headlines with ease! And now,...

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...

Central State University Grad Excited For Opportunity To Give Back To Help Other CSU...

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Wishing Central State University students would channel the real version of themselves, Christian A. Drye expressed his hope on Monday for his latest art...