Arts & Culture

Artist: Keturah Ariel

Artist: Keturah Ariel

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ for additional photos.   “We are all here for a purpose. Our mission is to discover exactly what our purpose entails. Mine is to create art. I was born with a paint brush in hand.”-Ariel       For more of Keturah Ariel’s work, including products for sale like these(…)

Music: Laura Mvula (Videos)

Music: Laura Mvula (Videos)

The 27-year-old, who studied classical composition at Birmingham Conservatoire, sets herself apart from the post-Winehouse glut of British nouveau soul singers with her ability to deftly hopscotch between jazz, soul, classical and even bluegrass, creating something complex yet cohesive and at times ethereal — like the soaring overture of an Elia Kazan film. These skills(…)

Misty Copeland…The Story of a Black Ballerina

Misty Copeland…The Story of a Black Ballerina

Photos: Gregg Delman. Vogue Italia Writer, Robyn Carolyn Price shares her interview with us on principal ballerina, Misty Copeland. View this intimate look inside the life and dance world of the gifted and beautiful Misty Copeland   via: Vogue Italia by: Robyn Carolyn Price “One of the quandaries of being a black ballerina is that(…)

Dachiya Atkinson aka B Girl Terra (Video)

Dachiya Atkinson aka B Girl Terra (Video)

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ for additional photos and video. Meet six year old dance prodigy, Dachiya Atkinson aka B-Girl Terra from England, and her choice of  ammunition…break dancing. This pint size wonder may want to be a mermaid when she grows up but for now not only does she slay the competition she disintegrates it,(…)

What I Love To Do Most To Release Stress

What I Love To Do Most To Release Stress

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ for additional photos. Just wanted to share another part of me with all of you. For those who are familiar with our website then you know we are huge lovers and advocates for the arts. When I was younger art and music were a big part of my life, and(…)

“You Can Touch My Hair”: A Short Film (Video)

“You Can Touch My Hair”: A Short Film (Video)

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ to view trailer.   “Whether it’s 7-year old Tiana Parker getting sent home from school for wearing locs or Dante De Blasio’s afro being credited for giving his father a boost in the New York City mayoral race, Black hair is consistently subject to unsolicited fascination. As the final extension(…)

Review: The Cecil

Review: The Cecil

ROASTED POUSSIN YASSA with Curry Coconut Sticky Rice, Seeded Long Beans and Bourbon Dried Fruit. CITRUS JERK WILD BASS with African Fonio, Okra, Asian Turnips and Tomato. SKILLET FRIED SALMON with Sweet Plantains and House-Made Kimchi. MACARONI CHEESE CASSEROLE with Rosemary, Caramelized Shallots and Pepper Ham. GULLAH JUMBO SHRIMP BURGER with House-Made Kimchi and Scallion(…)