Gordon Parks Foundation 2019 Annual Awards Dinner And Auction At Cipriani’s

The Gordon Parks Foundation will host its 2019 Annual Awards Dinner and Auction, celebrating Gordon Parks’ legacy and honoring those who continue his vision for social change through their work in the arts and humanitarianism. Continue Reading →

Good Is Not Good Enough, Interview With Harlem Fave Bill Duke

By Robert Walker

Bill Duke‘s career spans almost 50 years, making him a Hollywood icon as both an actor and director. Continue Reading →

“Super Fly” Filmed In Harlem, NY, 1972

Super Fly is a 1972 American blaxploitation crime drama film directed by Gordon Parks, Jr. and starring Ron O’Neal as Youngblood Priest, an African American cocaine dealer who is trying to quit the underworld drug business. Continue Reading →

Gracie Mansion Conservancy Announces The Opening Of “New York 1942”

Today, in celebration of the 75th anniversary of Gracie Mansion serving as New York City’s Mayoral residence, the Gracie Mansion Conservancy announces a new exhibit, New York 1942, with images from Harem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

Afternoon Harlem Street Scene, New York, April 1943

street scene in harlem

Great black and white photograph of what seems like a quiet Harlem street scene taken during World War II, on a mid-day in April, New York, 1943. Continue Reading →