Category: Spotlight Video

John & Vivian Hewitt Collection of African-American Art (Video)

John & Vivian Hewitt Collection of African-American Art (Video)

One of the nation’s most important and comprehensive collections of African-American art presented in its entirety For over a 50-year period, John and Vivian Hewitt visited galleries, artists’ studios and exhibitions, collecting hundreds of...

It Ain’t Over: From A Blank Canvas They Created A $20 Million Empire

It Ain’t Over: From A Blank Canvas They Created A $20 Million Empire

One of the reasons I started my website was so that women could have a place to come together and dream. We women need to know that we don’t have to hang on to...

Dave Brubeck Dead: Legendary Jazz Pianist Dies At 91

Dave Brubeck Dead: Legendary Jazz Pianist Dies At 91

AP  |  By PAT EATON-ROBB  | Posted: 12/05/2012 11:55 am EST Updated: 12/05/2012 9:18 pm EST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Jazz composer and pianist Dave Brubeck, whose pioneering style in pieces such as “Take Five”...

Museum to open balcony where U.S. civil rights leader Martin Luther King was shot  More Information: http://www.artdaily.org/index.asp?int_sec=2&int_new=58711&b=african%20american#.UKjtBeQ73lc[/url] Copyright © artdaily.org

Museum to open balcony where U.S. civil rights leader Martin Luther King was shot More Information: http://www.artdaily.org/index.asp?int_sec=2&int_new=58711&b=african%20american#.UKjtBeQ73lc[/url] Copyright © artdaily.org

WASHINGTON (AFP).- The motel balcony in Memphis, Tennessee where US civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated on April 4, 1968 is being opened to the public, a spokeswoman said Friday. It...

News Inside The News

News Inside The News

Thursday, November 1, 2012 – 10:15pm Black America Web News Inside The News takes a look at the first Obama Romney debate and answers the question; What could president Obama have done differently. Take...

‘Cloud Atlas’ Flops While ‘Argo’ Reaches Number One At The Weekend Box Office

‘Cloud Atlas’ Flops While ‘Argo’ Reaches Number One At The Weekend Box Office

With a $100 million budget, “Cloud Atlas” was banking on box office success. If this weekend is any indication, it’s going to be a slow process making that $100 million back. The movie, which...

Deborah Kass On Appropriation, Barbra Streisand, And The Dissolving Middle Class (PHOTOS, INTERVIEW)

Deborah Kass On Appropriation, Barbra Streisand, And The Dissolving Middle Class (PHOTOS, INTERVIEW)

Deborah Kass is not soft spoken. Nor is her art work, which appropriates pop culture icons and artists she admires, while redefining New York School abstract painting through the lens of feminism. Today, Kass’ first...

Marco Brambilla’s ‘Creation (Megaplex)’ Finishes Off Spectacular Triptych Of Cinema Overload

Marco Brambilla’s ‘Creation (Megaplex)’ Finishes Off Spectacular Triptych Of Cinema Overload

The Huffington Post  | By Priscilla Frank Posted: 10/26/2012 6:13 pm EDT Updated: 10/26/2012 6:13 pm EDT If you thought Hieronymus Bosch‘s works were image overdoses, imagine the film adaptation. That’s pretty much the...

Jamaica 50th Independence Art Exhibition Celebrates the Visual Heritage of Jamaica

Jamaica 50th Independence Art Exhibition Celebrates the Visual Heritage of Jamaica

  Jamaica 50th Independence Art Exhibition Celebrates the Visual Heritage of Jamaica BOSTON, MA. –Plans are in high gear for the Jamaica 50th Independence Art Exhibition in Boston, MA. The exhibition will be held...

Issa Rae ‘The Michelle Obama Diaries’: Is The Comedian’s New FLOTUS Parody Funny Or Disrespectful?

Issa Rae ‘The Michelle Obama Diaries’: Is The Comedian’s New FLOTUS Parody Funny Or Disrespectful?

  YouTube comedy darling, Issa Rae, has had a whirlwind year. From a super successful round of fundraising to launch the second season of the uber-popular YouTube series, “Awkward Black Girl,” to joining forces...

Artful Film, African American Art – October Gallery

Artful Film, African American Art – October Gallery

African American Artful Video. You’ll love this. Take a look !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!