Arts & Culture

Rain Pryor’s ‘That Daughter’s Crazy’ Premieres in NY January 10TH

Rain Pryor’s ‘That Daughter’s Crazy’ Premieres in NY January 10TH

via: THE COLLECTIVE INITIATIVE; “Changing Media To Reflect Our Global Diversity”   Wanting to find a way to share her artistic talents despite the barriers in Hollywood, Rain says “I wasn’t black enough to be black, I’m not white enough to be white…unique wasn’t in yet.”     Ahead of her time in many ways, Rain(…)

Behind The Scenes of HBO ‘Girls’ 4TH Season Premiere

Behind The Scenes of HBO ‘Girls’ 4TH Season Premiere

“Slow to grow but how beautiful the blossom” -Tad Horvath   Wise sentiments not only fitting to describe Hannah’s life journey thus far, which was so eloquently stated by Hannah’s father in the opening scene of episode 1 of ‘Girls‘ latest season, but could be said the same for the future of ‘Girls’. HBO programming(…)

In My Kitchen: Ginger Turmeric Tea (Remedy for Cold or Sinus Infection)

In My Kitchen: Ginger Turmeric Tea (Remedy for Cold or Sinus Infection)

I haven’t been feeling well this past week. I believe I caught the flu bug that’s been going around, so I’ve been drinking this Ginger Turmeric tea and wanted to share it with you guys!   Ginger Turmeric tea is a great all natural remedy for a nasty cold or sinus infection. Ginger has antibiotic(…)

Artist: Markus Prime

Artist: Markus Prime

Tell us where you are from, the early years of your childhood and what influenced your direction towards the arts?   I was born in Ohio and left when I was 8 months old. My brother joined the military and I immediately started my life moving around the country. I’ve lived in Illinois, Missouri, Texas,(…)

‘Your Tea’ Review/Giveaway + 101 On Tea And Its Benefits

‘Your Tea’ Review/Giveaway + 101 On Tea And Its Benefits

  Did you know an uneven or unpaired amount of electrons in our atoms outer shell causes instability, leading to free radicals that can trigger cancer? Yes, the presence of free radicals in our system is normal, since this is the natural process of aging, but it is an abnormal or excessive amount of free radicals that are responsible(…)

Fader.com: Daniel Arnold Photographs The Millions March in New York

Fader.com: Daniel Arnold Photographs The Millions March in New York

“To go unnoticed walking backwards through 50,000 people, jammed to the seams and shouting in a narrow passageway, was a supernatural experience.” -Daniel Arnold     While many photographers were on the outskirts or had a birds eye view of the ‘Millions March’ that took place in New York this past Saturday, December 13th, Street(…)

Millions March NYC

Millions March NYC

“There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest.” -Elie Wiesel Millions March in New York city on Saturday, December 13th. Photos by: Cipriana Quann *click to enlarge photos

In My Kitchen: Chickpea Avocado Lemon Mash (Vegan)

In My Kitchen: Chickpea Avocado Lemon Mash (Vegan)

I love avocado and this recipe is great for lunch and packs a ton of nutrients. I also found that you can store any of the leftovers in a glass container and it keeps well for the next day. *Photo by me   Vegan & Gluten Free   Ingredients 15 oz. can chickpeas 1 ripe(…)

Target First Saturdays at Brooklyn Museum Welcomes TK Wonder As Main Stage Act Tonight

Target First Saturdays at Brooklyn Museum Welcomes TK Wonder As Main Stage Act Tonight

“TK Wonder brings her vibrant presence to the stage blending rapping, singing, and stellar songwriting in a unique electronic fashion” -Brooklyn Museum      ‘Target First Saturdays at Brooklyn Museum‘ Every month Target sponsors the first Saturdays at Brooklyn Museum presenting free art and entertainment programs beginning early evening. This Saturday, December 6th, TK Wonder(…)

The Model: “Marcello in Limbo” & “Oshun and the Dream”

The Model: “Marcello in Limbo” & “Oshun and the Dream”

Though released 4 years ago, Brazilian Musician/Singer/Songwriter and Actor, Seu Jorge’s “ two part music video series; ”Marcello in Limbo” and “Oshun and the Dream” from his hypnotic album; ‘Seu Jorge and Almaz’, still plays vividly in my mind till this day. Directed by Kahlil Joseph, the experience is more visually translated as mesmerizing cinematic shorts. Conceptually(…)