Art

Other Worldly: 8 Black Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Speculative Fiction Authors You Should Read

These Black science fiction, fantasy, and speculative fiction authors build fantastical worlds that reach beyond what we experience here on… Read More

July 6, 2022

Polly Irungu Wants Black Women Photographers To Be Paid Their Worth

Polly Irungu details creating her platform which provides resources for Black creatives and why she collaborated on an exhibit with… Read More

April 28, 2022

8 Contemporary Black Artists You Should Know About on International Women’s Day

These eight Black artists use different mediums to challenge social, racial and sexual perceptions across the globe. It’s International Women’s… Read More

March 8, 2022

Okayplayer’s 2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Black Designers, Culture, Tech & More

This year our holiday gift guide includes pieces by Theophilio, Fear of God, Hanifa, Bephie's Beauty Supply, T.A., Char Workroom,… Read More

December 8, 2021

12 Black Visual Artists Prominent in the ’80s Not Named Jean-Michel Basquiat

It is important to highlight the Black artists whose contributions defined an era and laid the foundation for those who… Read More

November 26, 2021

Basquiat’s Estate Announces New Exhibition With Unseen Paintings & Drawings

The family of Jean-Michel Basquiat has announced an upcoming exhibit sharing 200 never before and rarely seen pieces including paintings.… Read More

June 9, 2021

On ‘We Are Here,’ Author Jasmin Hernandez Makes Black & Brown Artists the Star of the Show

In the new book We Are Here, Author Jasmin Hernandez puts a spotlight on BIPOC and QTPOC artists from various… Read More

March 29, 2021

Q-Tip Will Be Displaying His Massive Art Collection for the First Time in New York City

Q-Tip is an avid collector Legendary rapper Q-Tip is bringing his massive art collection to the auction house Bonhams in… Read More

September 10, 2019

A Massive New Michael Jackson Mural Popped Up in New York City

A post shared by Carlos Greer (@carlosgreer) on Jul 30, 2018 at 3:32pm PDT NYC loves MJ A gorgeous Michael… Read More

August 2, 2018

A Wu-Tang Clan-Inspired Climate Change Mural Has Been Unveiled in NYC

A post shared by Prez One (@prezarecta) on Jun 30, 2018 at 6:28am PDT Wu-Tang Clan is for the Children… Read More

July 5, 2018

A New Exhibit & Documentary Celebrates the Life of the Iconic New York City Artist Rammellzee

"I entered the art world not as an artist, but as a gangster." This is a quote from the late Rammellzee,… Read More

May 31, 2018