a new exhibit celebrates the life of james baldwin
‘God Made My Face: A Collective Portrait of James Baldwin,’ curated by Hilton Als, opens this week at the David Zwirner Gallery.
stephen shames photographed everyday life within the black panther party
After meeting Bobby Seale at a college protest, Shames became the official photographer of the Black Panther Party, capturing its struggles and moments of stillness.
say it loud: women, art, and black power
With a new show at the Tate Modern celebrating the work made by African-American artists during the Black Power movement of the 60s, we spoke to some of the women who channeled their activism into art.
protect trans kids, and save us all
A call for empathy.
nyc's new restroom regulation is a big win for transgender rights
Amid a nationwide debate on LGBT discrimination, mayor Bill de Blasio puts New York City on the right side of history.