“Atlantic Slaveries: Native American and African Slavery in New England and the Caribbean,” a presentation on how enslavement of Indigenous and African peoples intertwined in 17th and 18th century New England and the Caribbean, will be held at Harlem’s Schomburg Center on April 6, 2017.
“Plurality of Expression” is an 11-artist exhibition currently being held at New York City’s Agora Gallery through Tuesday, February 9th.
“Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design,” an exhibit currently at Spain’s Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, focuses on a new generation of creative thinkers from and within the continent.
Jean-Michel Basquiat’s rarely seen documents will be on display at Atlanta’s High Museum of Art in an exhibit titled, ‘Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks (February 28-May 29, 2016).
The first Red Bull Sound Select of 2016 will kick off in NYC with distinguished emcee and beatmaker Oddisee, graceful duo Oshun and Philly rapper Tunji Ige at Baby’s All Right on Tuesday, January 19th.
On Jan. 20 in Chicago, join Soulphonetics as they bring their blend of tropical bass, deep house, world boogie and cosmic mashup goodness to Slippery Slope.
Check out 2016 dates for Skylar Diggins’ “Shoot 4 The Sky Basketball Camp Tour” for kids age 7-18.
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.