San Diego African American Museum of Fine Art Unveils “Say Their Names” Memorial Exhibit

The “Say Their Names” Memorial Exhibit honors individuals who’ve died at the hands of those perpetuating injustice and systemic racism. It is a grassroots exhibit that began in Portland, Oregon as a result of the nationwide protests in 2020. The “Say Their Names Memorial” organization was birthed from that nationwide outcry. Its goal is to ensure we never forget the victims and that we are … Continue reading San Diego African American Museum of Fine Art Unveils “Say Their Names” Memorial Exhibit

Award Winning Costume Designer, Ruth E. Carter, to have Fashion Exhibit at SCAD

Veteran costume designer, Ruth E. Carter, known for her work in Spike Lee’s Malcom X, Ava DuVernay’s Selma, and Ryan Coogler’s Black Panther, among others will have some of her most notable designs on display in an exhibit entitles “Ruth E. Carter: Afrofuturism in Costumer Design.” It is open for viewing at the Savannah College of Art and Design Museum in Atlanta, Ga. More than … Continue reading Award Winning Costume Designer, Ruth E. Carter, to have Fashion Exhibit at SCAD

Augusta, GA Could Be Home to National R&B Hall of Fame Museum

The Garden City most famously know for the Masters Golf Tournament could also be home to the National R&B Hall of Fame! Here is what the R&B Hall of Fame founder and CEO, LaMont Robinson said he feels Augusta is the prime destination for the new museum. Here is what he had to say about the new location he was scouting: “Our goal now, is … Continue reading Augusta, GA Could Be Home to National R&B Hall of Fame Museum

New Artist Relief Fund to Help Gig Artists of the CSRA

Jessye Norman School of the Arts has announced the formation of an artist relief fund to serve gig artists in the CSRA that have lost work and income due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The fund is made possible by a group of CSRA based local arts non-profits for gig, contracted, or self-employed artists of all disciplines To learn more and/or apply for The Artist Relief … Continue reading New Artist Relief Fund to Help Gig Artists of the CSRA

Product Highlight: Art by Bouffants and Broken Hearts

Happy Tuesday Diva Chronicles Fam! I love how art can be interpreted in do many different way. When I came across the art by Bouffants and Broken Hearts, Ibloved the play on fashion either the use of animals and inanimate objects. Pretty Oranges in a Bowl Pretty Poodle Lounge Get Money and Lipstick Lip Mobile Tropical Glan Cat The Cheetah Lounge Cheetah Twins Kendra Dandy … Continue reading Product Highlight: Art by Bouffants and Broken Hearts

Product Highlight: Art by Spoonful of Faith

I love discovering indie artists on social media. I feel like I am supporting the next greats for future generations. We are in a unique time where we can have access to awesome art before the artist reaches their prime or after their passing. We get a front seat look into their journey. I especially love women artists who embrace women and diversity in their … Continue reading Product Highlight: Art by Spoonful of Faith