Feb
6
5:00 pm17:00

BROOKLYN MUSEUM : TARGET FREE FIRST SATURDAY

  • Brooklyn Museum

Explore the past, present, and future of black radicalism with the Museum of Impact through interactive activities. At 8PM The Very Black Project and Team Melanin host a celebration that honors our predecessors and explores intersections of the diaspora through movement. 

Join us for
unapologetic workshops..
unapologetic movement..
unapologetic conversations.. ♥
#VeryBlack #TeamMelanin

Feb
1
6:30 pm18:30

TALKS AT THE SCHOMBURG: BASQUIAT AND CONTEMPORARY QUEER ART

  • Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

The Very Black Project (Andre Singleton), Dr. Jordana SaggeseKim Drew and Dr. David Clinton Wills will present a #veryqueer #verybasquiat #verydiasporic #veryblack conversation on the life and legacy of Jean Michel-Basquiat. This program, created by NYU Africana Studies graduate students, Ja'nell Ajani and Ayanna Legros, and Juliana Huxtable explores and historicizes the cultural phenomena and life events that laid the foundation for Basquiat's creative genius and his undeniable impact on African Diasporic communities across the globe.

This program is presented in collaboration with Basquiat: Still Fly at 55. Buy Tix here

Can't make it to the Schomburg? Watch on livestream: https://livestream.com/schomburgcenter/events/4710738