Category: Spotlight Video

Justin Timberlake, ‘The 20/20 Experience’: Is There A Visual Preference For Whiteness? (VIDEO)

Justin Timberlake, ‘The 20/20 Experience’: Is There A Visual Preference For Whiteness? (VIDEO)

Justin Timberlake made his triumphant return to the music charts this week as the singer’s latest opus, “The 20/20 Experience” landed at number one selling over 968,000 copies. An accomplishment, which has resulted in...

Patricia Coleman-Cobb Artist (Video)

Patricia Coleman-Cobb Artist (Video)

Patricia Coleman-Cobb is the award-winning designer and creator of The Cobblestone Collection, a collection of handmade, sculpted, and soft sculptured figures. The collection also includes many other works of art including sculpted busts, framed...

Harriet Tubman Monument: Obama To Designate Underground Railroad National Monument On Maryland’s Eastern Shore (Video)

Harriet Tubman Monument: Obama To Designate Underground Railroad National Monument On Maryland’s Eastern Shore (Video)

The Baltimore Sun  |  By John Fritze President Barack Obama will sign a proclamation Monday creating a Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Monument on the Eastern Shore, a designation long sought by advocates and...

‘Gravity’ By Michael Haussman Speeds Up The Aging Process (VIDEO, NSFW)

‘Gravity’ By Michael Haussman Speeds Up The Aging Process (VIDEO, NSFW)

  Gravity isn’t kind to aging bodies, but the decades-long transformation makes for a gentle easing into wrinkles, cellulite and skin flaps. Not so with “Gravity,” a video installation by Michael Haussman. The artist...

Devyn ‘The Face’ Model Says She Doesn’t Consider Herself A ‘Black Girl Model’ (VIDEO)

Devyn ‘The Face’ Model Says She Doesn’t Consider Herself A ‘Black Girl Model’ (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | By Julee Wilson With all the talk about the lack of diversity within the fashion industry, you’d think black models would band together for support and show the world what...

How to Become a Professional Artist  (Video)

How to Become a Professional Artist (Video)

If art is your passion and you would like to make a career out of it, this video will teach you how to become a professional artist. Learn the steps you need to take...

How to Approach an Art Gallery for Representation (Video)

How to Approach an Art Gallery for Representation (Video)

A few tips for artists, based only on my own experience, on the best way to go about seeking representation from an art gallery.

Kerream Jones, Artscape 2010, African American Art – African American Artist (Video)

Kerream Jones, Artscape 2010, African American Art – African American Artist (Video)

  Although the term “Starving Artist” does not apply to the Painter, Kerream Jones, the hunger of the self-described visual griot is evident in the sensual depths of his paintings, the relentless drive of...

James E. Murphy, Jr., Artscape 2010, African American Art – (Video)

James E. Murphy, Jr., Artscape 2010, African American Art – (Video)

    Who Is James E. Murphy, Jr. ? James, a native of Baltimore, developed a special interest in art while in his fourth year of grade school. It was then that he decided...

Through A Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People (Video)

Through A Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People (Video)

by Thomas Allen Harris Please consider supporting Through A Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People, a PBS documentary that explores how African Americans have used photography as a tool for...

Angela Simmons Clothing Line: Star Shares Sneak Peek Of First Signature Collection (VIDEO)

Angela Simmons Clothing Line: Star Shares Sneak Peek Of First Signature Collection (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post  |  By Julee Wilson We’ve been patiently waiting for Angela Simmons to launch her clothing line and now we have the first sneak peek at the signature collection. The 25-year-old star,...

Orijin Culture Fashion (Video)

Orijin Culture Fashion (Video)

Orijin’s identity in its fashion is Afrocentric in nature, but our Collections are universal. ALL MADE in AFRICA.

Chicago History Museum Ebony Fashion Fair ‘Inspiring Beauty’ Exhibit Opens Saturday (Video)

Chicago History Museum Ebony Fashion Fair ‘Inspiring Beauty’ Exhibit Opens Saturday (Video)

In their latest special exhibition, the Chicago History Museum is paying homage to the Ebony Fashion Fair. The traveling show began in 1958 and, thanks to the leadership of its long-time producer and director...

Kara Walker – Visual Artist (Video)

Kara Walker – Visual Artist (Video)

Kara Walker (born November 26, 1969) is a contemporary African American artist who explores race, gender, sexuality, violence and identity in her work. She is best known for her room-size tableaux of black cut-paper...

Nicki Minaj Shows Lots Of Cleavage In Cut-Out Swimsuit (Video)

Nicki Minaj Shows Lots Of Cleavage In Cut-Out Swimsuit (Video)

“Shy” is certainly not a term used to describe Nicki Minaj. So it’s no surprise the rap goddess isn’t afraid to don a skimpy swimsuit now and again. Minaj on Tuesday bared her cleavage...