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African arts have been 'folklorized' by outsiders. A Montreal artist wants to change that

CBC 16 Jul 2024
Neo soul artist Vanessa Kanga created projects to build artistic bridges between Montreal and cities in Africa. She aspires to demystify stereotypes about African arts ... .
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Disney x Balmain Celebrates ‘The Lion King’ 30th Anniversary With Fashion Collection, Film

The Wrap 16 Jul 2024
The collaboration also shines a spotlight directly upon a new generation of young African talent ... Los Angeles-based artist Brent Estabrook debuted his art-inspired luxury plushie “Smiles” collection at a pop-up in Westfield Century City.
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Outdoor Shakespeare festival celebrates summer at Pomona College

San Gabriel Valley Tribune 16 Jul 2024
Summertime is Shakespeare time at Pomona College. RELATED ... Show Caption. of. Expand ... Local News . ... Bruce’s Beach, Black leisure sites highlighted at California African American Museum exhibit ... ’29!’ sculpture punctuates artist’s pride in Twentynine Palms ... .
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Hope, hopelessness and heroism: why theatre is making a splash with sport

The Observer 15 Jul 2024
Sports are having a moment in the theatre ... Photograph ... “It makes sense as a terrain for theatre artists to want to work in,” says the South African-born playwright, who also worked as associate director on the New York production of Red Speedo ... Share ... .
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At the Galleries in Palm Beach for July 14, 2024

Palm Beach Daily News 14 Jul 2024
The gallery shows contemporary works by emerging and mid-career American, European, and African artists, including VR, sculpture, new media, and painting ... The gallery specializes in American contemporary art glass by emerging and established artists.
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Ronald Moody: Sculpting Life; Igshaan Adams: Weerhoud; Bharti Kher: Alchemies – review

The Observer 14 Jul 2024
A parallel show by the South African artist , in the neighbouring galleries, has as much soul and even more beauty ... He is the most magical and inventive of textile artists at work today.
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CanoeVibes: Amadou N’diaye, New York and the Shrine

B & FT Online 14 Jul 2024
We would talk about music, African arts and life in general ... Then in his late 40s, he added me to a group of African artists who were regular at the Shrine.
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Belgium museum wrestles with colonial past, with 40,000 objects tainted with violence

The Observer 14 Jul 2024
Museum staff had intended a “dialogue” between the colonial-era pomp and newly installed works by modern African artists, but most visitors saw only the old propaganda unvarnished.
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Community Artists’ Collective to relocate to The Ion

Business Journal 13 Jul 2024
The Houston-based organization works to support African-American artists and will soon have a new home in Rice University’s Ion District ... .
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Week in Rewind: Bronx jazz musician selected for All-Stars concert, Bronx Defenders union authorizes potential ...

Bronx Times 13 Jul 2024
Photo Getty Images Bronx-based artist Tasha Dougé isn’t afraid of artistic destruction. Bronx-based conceptual mixed media artist Tasha Dougé’s rendering of the American flag on display at the Longwood Art Gallery is not a flag at all.
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What music came out of Memphis? A look at city's music history, from W.C. Handy to Yo Gotti

Commercial Appeal 13 Jul 2024
Lucie Campbell's more than 100 songs include "Something Within," recognized as "the first gospel hymn published by an African American woman," according to the Memphis Music Hall of Fame.
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Africa Monologue Challenge partners Kiira motors as Pan- African Transport Partner

Business Ghana 13 Jul 2024
The African ... Through monologues, storytelling, Afro futurism Pan African films, and artistic expression, the AMC showcases the richness of Africa's heritage and its potential for positive change.
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NYO Jazz, Carnegie Hall’s National Youth Jazz Orchestra – 2024 South Africa Tour – Durban 7PM

Mail Guardian South Africa 12 Jul 2024
About Carnegie Hall’s History of Presenting South African Music and Artists Presenting South African music and artists has long been a priority for Carnegie Hall ... Additional South African musicians who ...
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NYO Jazz, Carnegie Hall’s National Youth Jazz Orchestra – 2024 South Africa Tour Johannesburg Performance ...

Mail Guardian South Africa 12 Jul 2024
About Carnegie Hall’s History of Presenting South African Music and Artists Presenting South African music and artists has long been a priority for Carnegie Hall ... Additional South African musicians who ...
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NYO Jazz, Carnegie Hall’s National Youth Jazz Orchestra – 2024 South Africa Tour – Cape ...

Mail Guardian South Africa 12 Jul 2024
About Carnegie Hall’s History of Presenting South African Music and Artists Presenting South African music and artists has long been a priority for Carnegie Hall ... Additional South African musicians who ...
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