While at first Sean Beauford shied away from the term "curator," the young artist is now putting his own twist on the title.
Tagged “Kelly-Strayhorn Theater”
A Penn Avenue Creative Fellowship awakened Jason Mendez's desire to be a writer. Now this PhD transplant from the Bronx to the 'Burgh (by way of North Carolina) has set his sights on a memoir and one-man show about his life in the Boogie Down.
With her Humanae project, Brazilian photographer Angélica Dass aims to photograph every skin tone in the world.
BOOM Concepts co-founder D.S. Kinsel talks about his recent residency in Rhode Island, why his art is agitational, not political, and why he's a creative entrepreneur, not an artist.
With so much giddiness and excitement around "revitalization" and "development" in East Liberty, 1839 publisher janera solomon asks, "Where's deeper thinking about art, public space, and community?"
Damon Young eulogizes his former barber and opines on the slow death of East Liberty, his old 'hood.
Events happening this week offer opportunities to take a deeper look at our communities, our relationships, and ourselves.
This Week in Pittsburgh: Young Urban Artists Transcending, a Tribute to Rihanna, and a Storytelling SLAM
Youth rising, joyful stories, and newMoves are happening in the city this week.
This Week in Pittsburgh: Black Liberation, Strayhorn Tribute, Oral Storytelling, and a Birthday Bike Ride
Around the city this week, we’re honoring heroes from the world and national stages...and right in our own backyard.
An interview with poet and songstress Ursula Rucker about her uncompromising art, influences, and motherhood.
Piano, poetry, letters, and song...so many voices raised this week in the ‘Burgh
Award-winning films exploring the experiences of queer people of color and a party for National Adoption Month are among the events happening in the city this week.
Deep South rap, West African dance, and hip hop’s origins in the Boogie Down...the ‘Burgh is all over the map this week.
Dancing and social change and calls for black artists...these are a few of our favorite things.