Gordon Parks

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

The Gordon Parks Foundation Announces Kendrick Lamar “ELEMENT.” Photo Exhibit

Earlier this year Kendrick Lamar dropped the music video for "ELEMENT." which was largely inspired by a collection of photos… Read More

December 1, 2017

Gordon Parks Foundation Shares Their Reaction To Kendrick’s “ELEMENT.” Video

Kendrick Lamar recently dropped the music video for his song "Element" and many viewers noticed how several of the video's… Read More

June 28, 2017

Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Element’ Owes Itself To Famed Black Photographer Gordon Parks

Kendrick Lamar's "Element" is sure to grab viewers' attention for its thought-provoking imagery, as it showcases a certain violence and… Read More

June 27, 2017