Jul. 25, 2017 10:34 am
"It is our responsibility to realize that we — us people of color, us poor, us displaced, us disenfranchised, us subjugated — are not the minority," said cofounder Carlo Campbell.
Jul. 24, 2017 9:42 am
The African American Museum in Philadelphia's Residency for Art and Change seeks to advance the work of emerging local Black artists.
Jul. 12, 2017 7:47 am
The sixth annual film festival will explore what it means to resist power structures and the status quo.
Feb. 24, 2017 12:53 pm
"Commonspace" is the new radio show, podcast and live event series produced by First Person Arts and WHYY that features stories about timely topics.
Dec. 19, 2016 10:01 am
Founded by Community Legal Services attorney and sci-fi writer Rasheedah Phillips, the collective was name-dropped in a Times piece on contemporary Afrofuturism.
Oct. 17, 2016 7:23 am
Duerward “DJ Woody Wood” Beale's civic engagement project won a $250,000 Knight News Challenge grant last year. With the presidential election a mere three weeks away, the pressure is on.
Aug. 2, 2016 12:46 pm
Holmes discusses the future of the film festival and why it's OK for things to end if they've had a "lovely life."
Jul. 12, 2016 8:15 am
These artist fellows are getting $75K to explore: “Art can’t be completely co-opted into capitalism”
Newly minted Pew Center for Arts & Heritage fellows Jennifer Kidwell, Tiona McClodden and Heidi Saman explain the role philanthropy plays in funding American art.