I just like looking at this…:
A really beautiful video for Brazilian singer Cibelle’s stunning cover of Tom Waits’ “Green Grass”…& also the great Tom Waits singing Tom Waits’ “Green Grass”:
Some personal photos for a change. Taken on a short journey up the Hudson with a dear friend. Thank you, Autumn. Continue reading
Girl, I can thrill you more than any ghost would ever dare try –
….What is better than Thriller?
I really enjoyed New York artist Sara Rahbar’s Flag Series – a powerful, beautifully-titled collection of re-imagined U.S. flags made from textile and mixed media:
Erykah Badu, The Roots, and others performed at the Hennessy Artistry event in New York this week. I had to look twice, like, is that you Erykah? And wanted to share her dopeness:
Maaaan. It’s been too long. Enjoy these great paintings by Atlanta’s Amy Sherald:
From Sherald’s artist statement:
My work began as an exploration to exclude the idea of color as race from my paintings by removing “color” but still portraying racialised bodies as objects to be viewed through portraiture. These paintings originated as a creation of a fairytale, illustrating an alternate existence in response to a dominant narrative of black history.