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The Boss: The Founding Mother of America
August 21,2014

#021 Butler The Boss

The Boss: The Founding Mother of America

Bisa Bulter, a Howard-educated mixed-media artist, has done something remarkable: She took the iconography of Aunt Jemima, the quintessential mammy, and flipped it on its head. In “The Boss,” Butler’s Aunt Jemima is stern, determined, and unsmiling. She is a stark contrast to the jolly caricature that graced boxes of Aunt Jemima pancake mix beginning...
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Wells Fargo Presents - African American Treasures from The Kinsey Collection

Wells Fargo Presents - African American Treasures from The Kinsey Collection

August 2 - October 26, 2014

Wells Fargo and the Houston Museum of African American Culture (HMAAC) present African American Treasures from...


Slavery by Another Name

Meet the Past: Films Inspired by The Kinsey Collection

August 28, 2014 | 7:30 PM

Based on the Pulitzer Prize - winning book by Douglas Blackmon, Slavery by Another Name challenges one of our country's most cherished assumptions:...

Sense the possibilities! The historical, the contemporary, the random and radical!

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Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series

November 1, 2014 - December 14, 2014

Bombay Sapphire Gin, Danny and Russell Simmons' Philanthropic Arts Foundation are working together again to host the 2014 Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series. This is an incredible opportunity for emerging artists from across the country to showcase their imaginative works of art.