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'Then and Now: the changing context of debate?' - notes on Contemporary Art and Archives [2011]

Documenting some old talks on the blog – this one seems still very relevant now.

Notes for a talk on archives, cultural institutions, art and ‘new internationalism’ for an Iniva event that I spoke at on 9 Nov 2011 (Organised by Roshini Kempadoo) … 2,079 more words

"I don't know"

I know the truth, on the hazy summer days
when heat squeezes the odour out of breeze
caught flowers, sweaty inner thighs, and chlorine pools. 317 more words

Black Art

Black Art Matters: Me

As I’ve mentioned, I’ve been in the blogosphere for a little over four years now. But it wasn’t until I really started to share my authentic self that I gained more awesome, engaging readers like you AND these cool blogging awards and recognition. 133 more words


Artists Show Off With #StyleChallenge


by: @evadatdiva

If you are a lover of dope, original art, you are in luck. The #stylechallenge hashtag began yesterday, challenging artists on Twitter to create art beyond their comfort zones.  564 more words

Black Twitter

New Artwork: Magic by Maya Perez 

3rd piece in the Makeover Collection
Inspired by Jesse Williams’ speech, I was able to determine the message of this piece.

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Black Blue

Your skin, the perfect shade of perfect I like it when it glistens in the sun too But I love it When its that dark black blue hue but do you love your black blue too?

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"Stand in the Light" ebony #artwork

WAIT! The first in the #Makeover Collection is here! Even I am amazed at how much I’ve learned! I hope I continue learning and growing as well. 50 more words

Art For Sale