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Abecedario - Art Deco

Desprevenido alguien pasa frente a una galería con veintisiete salitas, cada una del tamaño de una escena déco. Las salas se organizan a voluntad del visitante. 92 more words

Art Deco

Babe Alert: Deep Roots Jessica

A few months ago, I wrote a post on my other blogThe Bluest i—in which I debated whether I should call myself a “feminist” or come up with a different name for the woman-centered political views that I hold and work (through writing, talking, and teaching) to help internally build up black women and other women of color that I do. 3,338 more words

Babe Alerts

Video Review: Keri Hilson "Pretty Girl Rock"

As Josephine Baker, Keri Hilson is filmed in black and white. She plays peek-a-boo with the camera as the title cards reflect the action. She performs her cabaret act on stage, fluffing her fur and wearing a bodysuit. 458 more words

Music Video

Sensational Woman

Today, it is the birthday of this lady. In her early teens she was homeless and scratching a living on the streets of St Louis. She became a world famous entertainer, helped the French Resistance during World War II and was offered unofficial leadership of the American Civil Rights movement after Martin Luther King died. 1,077 more words

Europe

These Pictures Show That Josephine Baker Was More Than an Entertainer

Legendary entertainer Josephine Baker—who was born 110 years ago Friday—was an icon of the Jazz Age and a star performer at the Paris cabaret music hall Folies-Bergère. 276 more words

Josephine Baker: Muse of Modern Architecture | A R T L▼R K

On the 3rd of June 1906, the American dancer, singer, and actress Josephine Baker was born in St. Louis, Missouri. Her life story is a typical ‘rags to riches’ tale. 19 more words

Articles

Josephine Baker: Muse of Modern Architecture

On the 3rd of June 1906, the American dancer, singer, and actress Josephine Baker was born in St. Louis, Missouri. Her life story is a typical ‘rags to riches’ tale. 826 more words

Architecture