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Comet, Come to Me! 
— Latest album by the Most Remarkable, Meshell Ndegeocello
It started with PLANTATION LULLABIES. It was love at first listen. All that mojo and magic and history and love in one song.
This sista is so extraordinarily talented. You never know where her muse will take her musically, aesthetically. From reimagining Irish pub songs and Fats Domino to remaking “Friends” by Whodini, she keeps it all remarkably her own.

Mami Wata fashion shoot by South African photographer Steve Maria @infidels with models Patricia Tumpa at ICE, Serati Marseko and Lerato at BOSS. Styling by Melissa Maxted-Henderson. Hair by Saadique Ryeklief. Make-up by Liezl Callaghan. Production Assistant, Tiny Makwakwa. Fashion Assistant, Noli Tenza.


Yinka Shonibare MBE, Addio del Passato, (2011)
Courtesy of Stephen Friedman Gallery and James Cohan Gallery


Yinka ShonibareHow To Blow Up Two Heads At Once (Ladies), 2006


WALL STREET JOURNAL: Artist Yinka Shonibare Makes a Move to the Barnes Foundation. Read Story
Photo: James Mollison

Liliana Angulo"Quibdo, Columbia,"  Digital photograph


The History of Negro EducationJohn Biggers (1924 - 2001)



Jae JarrellUrban Wall Suit, circa 1969Dyed and printed silk with paint, 38 x 21 x 10 (96.5 x 53.3 x 25.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of R. M. Atwater, Anna Wolfrom Dove, Alice Fiebiger, Joseph Fiebiger, Belle Campbell Harriss, and Emma L. Hyde, by exchange; Designated Purchase Fund, Mary Smith Dorward Fund, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, and Carll H. de Silver Fund, 2012.80.16. ©