Hale Woodruff, Mid-Century Abstraction Lead African American Art And The Harlem Renaissance At The Swann

The fall sale of African American Art is at Swann Galleries Thursday, October 7, 2021, with market—and house—favorites returning to the auction. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Continue Reading →

Love Brings Together Hosts Jean, Martin Shafiroff, Aisha Christian And Michael Steifman To The Southampton African American Museum Benefit

The Southampton African American Museum (SAAM) held a summer party chaired by New York philanthropist, author, and TV host Jean Shafiroff, and her husband, Martin Shafiroff. Become an Harlem World Continue Reading →

She Was A Harlem Owner Of The Largest African American Beauty Parlor In The World, Founder Of Freedom National Bank, And Wife Of Joe Louis

Rose Meta Morgan began a beauty empire in Harlem, NY, during the 1940s and quickly became a powerhouse in the field and a doyenne of African American high society. Become Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Go Africa Carnival, Fab Fun For The Harlem, Africa And Global Communities

Photographs by Seitu Oronde On Friday, July 9th, 2021, Seitu was at the great Go Africa Carnival – Fun & Celebration For Africa And Global Communities in “Little Africa” on Continue Reading →

Southampton African American Museum Opens Up Its Doors After Years Of Planning

The new Southampton African American Museum (SAAM) held a VIP reception and ribbon cutting to celebrate their historic opening. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

African Americans’ First Memorial Day In Charleston, South Carolina, 1865

The first widely publicized observance of a Memorial Day-type observance after the Civil War was in Charleston, South Carolina, on May 1, 1865. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up Continue Reading →