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The Leading Ladies of Afro-Europe
April 17,2014


The Leading Ladies of Afro-Europe

Shingai Shoniwa is the lead singer/songwriter and bassist for Noisettes, an indie rock band from England. Shoniwa was born in London to parents from Zimbabwe. She’s best known for her eclectic personal style. “I love dressing up,” she says. “I’m from a huge African family and grew up in a really colorful place. The way...
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CrossSection: Latino Artists in Texas

An exhibition organized by the Houston Museum of African American Culture | Curated by Benito Huerta

January 24, 2014 - April 26, 2014

The exhibition CrossSection is just that -- a sampling of contemporary art being created by...


The Life and Crimes of Doris Payne

April 24, 2014 | 7PM

A glamorous 81-year-old, Doris Payne is as unapologetic today about the $2 million in jewels she's stolen over a 60-year career as she was the day she stole her first carat. With Doris now on trial for the theft of a department store...

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

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Kingdom of Gold: Photographs of Ghana

March 5, 2014 - May 15, 2014 

In March 2000, the New York based globe-trotting photographer Ellen Kaplowitz was privileged to document the enstoolment of Asantehene Otomfuo Osei Tutu II as King of the...