A Seat at The Table

Music

understanding solange’s ‘sol-angel and the hadley st. dreams’

In 2008 Solange began taking her career into her own hands, stepping away from the pop sound of her first album, and releasing a more assured, Motown-influenced LP. This set the wheels in motion for a singular, defiant career.
Amira Rasool
3.12.19
Music

"you don’t need anyone else to have your moment" – inside solange's houston screenings

On Sunday night, Solange hosted a series of homecoming screenings in Houston's Third Ward for new album and film 'When I Get Home'. The effect was to create a vibrant and fuller picture of her work.
Alim Kheraj
3.6.19
Music

solange’s ‘when I get home’ is an explorative album for her by her

The content matter reveals multiple layers of Solange, the woman who prefers her liquor brown, like her skin and her blunts, as well as the woman all wrapped up in romanticism yearning for her lover.
Amira Rasool
3.4.19
News

solange just dropped her new album, ‘when i get home’

Featuring collaborations from Tyler, Sampha, Gucci Mane and more...
Roisin Lanigan
3.1.19
News

harvard is giving solange a very important award

The visionary 'Seat at the Table' artist is The Harvard Foundation's 2018 'Artist of the Year.'
Hannah Ongley
2.16.18
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solange tells magazine “don’t touch my hair” after they edit out her braids

An accompanying profile that quotes Solange on the meaning of braided hair for black women has now been publicly disowned by the interviewer.
Charlotte Gush
10.20.17
News

solange is signing books at a pop-up in bed-stuy

She'll also be performing at Panorama Festival this weekend.
André-Naquian Wheeler
7.27.17
Music

listen to solange's powerful lecture about prince and protest

The visionary behind 2016’s best album spoke at the “Blackstar Rising & The Purple Reign: Celebrating the Legacies of David Bowie and Prince” symposium about what activism looks like in pop music today.
Emily Manning
1.30.17
News

young women of color create a solange syllabus (and need your submissions)

'A Seat at the Table Syllabus' invites young women to suggest ideas for texts, music, and art that embody themes explored on Solo's outstanding new album.
Hannah Ongley
1.18.17
Music

like solange's instagram? you’ll love her new art book

The upcoming publication is a collaboration with her favorite photographer, Carlota Guerrero.
Wendy Syfret
11.7.16
Music

solange’s new documentary is an intimate look at her life and creative process

'A Seat at the Table, Beginning Stages' shows the musician working on her spectacular new album.
Briony Wright
10.7.16
Music

the designer behind solange's iconic pink 'cranes in the sky' sweater

Nadine Goepfert, a Berlin-based textile designer with a knack for inspiring leftfield collaborations, tells i-D about the concept behind and difficulties involved with creating a five-kilo piece of clothing from memory foam.
Alice Newell-Hanson
10.6.16
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