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Harlem Museum Head Joins Presidential Library Board

Director and chief curator of The Studio Museum in Harlem Thelma Golden has been hand-picked by President Barack Obama to join the board of the Obama Foundation, whose first order of business is to plan for Mr. 249 more words

The Studio Museum Grows in Harlem

The 47-year-old Studio Museum in Harlem has announced plans for a brand new, larger facility to replace its current home on West 125th Street. The new structure, designed by British architect David Adjaye in conjunction with New York-based firm Cooper Robertston, is slated to begin in 2017 to coincide with the museum’s 50th anniversary. 471 more words

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The Glenn Ligon MZ Wallace Bag. Swoon.

This. Bag. Is. It.  Those amazing women at MZ Wallace have partnered with the truly extraordinary artist Glenn Ligon for a Limited Edition tote.

The Metro Tote is silk-screened with a print from his piece  108 more words

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Cocktail Party Trivia (or a Useful Jeopardy Question)

File this in: “random knowledge that may impress”:

  • your 1%er friends
  • your boss
  • artsy folk that you would rather talk Pop Culture with but instead pontificate on the latest Christie’s auction…
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Holding Court with Thelma Golden Feb 9, 2014

The Studio Museum invites artists living or working in Harlem to join Director and Chief Curator Thelma Golden to review their work and discuss their artistic endeavors. 217 more words

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Holding Court with Thelma Golden @ the Studio Museum in Harlem - Feb. 9 from 12pm-3pm

The Studio Museum invites artists living or working in Harlem to join Director and Chief Curator Thelma Golden to review their work and discuss their artistic endeavors.

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Toronto Nymphs Shaking Out: 1930s photo spread of girl softball players

I couldn’t resist posting this photograph and the commentary that accompanied it, which ran Apr 12, 1930 in the Toronto Daily Star.

It appeared well before Wrigley’s initiative to start the All-American Girls Softball League, but it’s a tribute to the popularity of the game in Toronto in 1930. 313 more words

All-American Girls' Softball League