Cathouse FUNeral’s founder David Dixon focuses on race relations in the South with his current solo exhibit, “DIXIE,” featuring altered Confederate flags batiked with blood.
This Saturday, Chicago’s CumbiaSazo! dance party is kicking off its Connection Tour at home with special guests Los Vicios De Papa, Omulu, and StepWise at Double Door.
Ahead of its PBS premiere, ‘ALTHEA,’ the story of tennis champion Althea Gibson (1927-2003), will screen at the Schomburg Center on August 25.
Camila do Rosário’s solo exhibit at Romeu Felipe Creative Salon, “Sobre elas, suas cores e poderes,” centers on the power and sensuality of women through bold colors, unique style and natural beauty.
‘Tango Negro,’ a film that highlights the contributions of varied African cultures in the creation of the dance popularly known as the tango, is in limited theaters in Chicago and New York City through August 20, 2015.
Don Cheadle‘s directorial debut, ‘Miles Ahead,’ will makes its World Premiere as the Closing Night selection for the 53rd New York Film Festival in October.
The 2015 Hot Wuk Truck Party, London’s biggest carnival launch party, will return to KoKo on 29 August 2015.
‘Through A Lens Darkly: Black Photographers And The Emergence Of A People,’ a documentary exploring how Afro-American communities have used the camera as a tool for social change, will screen tonight, July 8, at the 2015 Newark Black Film Festival.
Cabo Verdean soul songstress Mayra Andrade will perform at New York City’s 2015 Central Park SummerStage on July 12th.
The 44th Annual International African Arts Festival returns to Brooklyn’s Commodore Barry Park with performances by Talib Kweli, Living Colour, Kaïssa, Cita Rodriguez and more!
English soul songstress Lianne La Havas has revealed dates for 2015 North American shows throughout the Summer and Fall.
Meshaun Labrone’s play ‘POWER! Stokely Carmichael’ will make its world premiere during Capital Fringe Festival 2015 (July 9 – August 2) in Washington, D.C.
Models De’vaun Rae and Edna Gazell star in the campaign lookbook for Natural Hair Studio’s 2015 Naturalista Hair Show, which will take place September 27th in Maryland.
Monthly arts event, Art.Music.People, will bring live performances, art, local vendors, body art, food, and good vibes to Vulcan Hall in Crown Heights on June 20th.
Que Bajo?! presents a tropical mix of Latin American, Caribbean, and African grooves with special guests Dengue Dengue Dengue and 2Melo at Brooklyn’s The Wick on June 19th.
In July, New York City’s Afro-Latino Festival returns to celebrate the contributions of people of African descent from Latin America & the Caribbean and the diasporas.
AFROPUNK Festival is coming home to Brooklyn with a stellar lineup that includes Lenny Kravitz, Grace Jones, Kelis, Danny Brown, Suicidal Tendencies, Thundercat, Raury, Lion Babe and more!
Rick Famuyiwa’s critically acclaimed nerds-in-the-hood drama, ‘DOPE,’ will open the 19th annual American Black Film Festival (ABFF) on Thursday, June 11, 2015.
Chicago’s global bass party ambassadors the Soulphonetics have teamed up with Venezuelan DJ/producer Bumbac Joe for his EP release party on June 12th.
Indie Houston boutique Space Montrose is hosting a Men’s Pop-Up Shop featuring local maker O’Douds All Natural and Los Angeles-based Pocket Square Clothing on May 18th.