Super Role Model Ashley Graham At Build (Update)

“The Ashley Graham Project” is an inside look at the fast-paced lifestyle of American Supermodel, Body Activist, Author and Designer, [easyazon_link identifier=”0062667947″ locale=”US” tag=”harlemworld-20″]Ashley Graham[/easyazon_link]. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the culture. ….” This post is made in partnership with British Pathé.

Chancellor Fariña Kicks Off Annual Borough Arts Festivals

Chancellor Fariña today kicked off the third annual Borough Arts Festivals, a series of visual and performing arts events in each borough that provide platforms for nearly 2,700 students from over 460 schools to showcase their work from the school year. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the…

Join Jon Batiste In-Person Or Livestream At AOL Build

Join Jon Batiste who is currently the bandleader on the “Late Show with Stephen Colbert” and serves as the Artistic Director at Large of the National Jazz Museum in Harlem as he visits BUILD.  VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the culture. ….” This post is made in…

Take A Stroll At The 2016 Uptown Arts Stroll

The 2016 Uptown Arts Stroll, Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance’s annual month-long art festival, will kick off with an opening celebration on Wednesday, June 1st at 6:00 pm at Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art and Storytelling. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the culture. ….” This post is…

The Romantic Idyll Of The History Of Villa Charlotte Bronte

Perched atop a cliffside in the Bronx overlooking the Palisades sits one of the most charming residences within New York City: Villa Charlotte Bronte. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the culture. ….” This post is made in partnership with British Pathé.

“Untitled – Homeless Series,” 1999 By Rashid Johnson

Untitled – Homeless Series, 1999 a great photo by Rashid Johnson, Rashid is a contemporary American photographer-artist. Johnson is a graduate of Columbia College in Chicago. His work is in major museum collections, including the Whitney Museum, Art Institute of Chicago, etc. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the…