Tonight, it’s Art + Blackness. Over a dozen new pieces of art work by Memphis-based visual artist & wood sculptor Gere’cho Delaney. The debut of a 20 min self-styled documentary by Memphis-based emcee, c’beyohn. Cultural centerpiece featuring a video presentation of the late Amiri Baraka. Ear pleasing, Soul refreshing sounds by DJ SutchNSutch (My DJ is a Girl). Wine. Good People. Vibe. Five bucks. Presented by Kulture Groove, the events division of Harkins House Productions. Sponsored by John Cornes Real Estate #Memphis #Art #Culture #Events
This is an album cover for a soul compilation by Stax Records. At the Stax Museum of American Soul Music, this is one of the several album covers on display. I love it bc it features a Black mermaid. I’m currently awaiting a portrait being done by artist Edwin McSwine of a Black mermaid. As soon as I get it…and I pray it’s very soon, it’s gonna hang on my living room wall. #memphis #art #culture #life #stax #soul #music #blackness #dope
I am a Playwright. Yes, I am Black so that means I do Black plays. Yes, I am a woman so that means I do Black plays that are woman-centered.Â But let me be clear. I do not do gospel plays or urban …
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