How to slow down and get a new perspective on portraits

By Grace Aldridge Foster “Nine to Five” by Josh Kline, 3D-printed sculptures in plaster, ink-jet.

MoMA Is Finally Giving Legendary Black Artist Charles White His Due | Vice

Not a lot of black people know who Charles White is—which is equal parts heartbreaking.

“Tin Pan Dragon” at Renwick

Duane Flatmo discusses his work Tin Pan Dragon, a 23-foot animated sculpture built of steel.

How ‘Gardening While Black’ Almost Landed This Detroit Man in Jail | The New York Times

DETROIT — For nearly two years, a man tilled an overgrown park in a half-abandoned.

Smithsonian Folkways new release | Smithsonian Insider

New on Smithsonian Folkways Recordings: This official music video is for “Ripest of Apples” by.

Ava DuVernay to Direct Prince Documentary | Colorlines

For her next documentary, Ava DuVernay will visit Paisley Park to tell the story of.

Once each year, a city pops up in a desert. See the art of Burning Man without the dust

By Marilyn Scallan Burning Man participants 2013 (Photo by Neil Girling) A bit of bohemian.

Willie McCovey, Hall of Famer and Giants legend, dies at age 80 | ESPN

The Giants said McCovey died “peacefully” after battling “ongoing health issues.” McCovey had been getting.

“2001: A Space Odyssey” explored at Smithsonian

 A new Smithsonian exhibit aims to make visitors think about our place in the.

#TBT: Revisiting ‘The Wiz’s’ Impact on The Culture | Colorlines

Writer Gerrick D. Kennedy commemorated the 40th anniversary of “The Wiz” yesterday (October 24) by.