"I took on the challenge of studying my father and his condition by photographing his daily endeavors."
The fearless artist was outspoken about issues like campus rape and domestic violence when they were still taboo.
We talked to the actress and award-winning poet about how her bumpy road to stardom empowered her to be even more unapologetically black.
Here's to a world without conquistadors and their shitty monuments.
For her latest exhibition, artist Melanie Gonzalez merged Renaissance-style Biblical glamour with the look and feel of her native Bronx.
When I see the rebel Latino subculture being sampled and recontextualized by bourgeois white fashion designers, pop singers, or celebrity starlets, I can't help rolling my eyes.
The show is curated by young posh mestiza artists who draw inspiration from the roots and rituals of the borderland experience, Chicana artists of the 70s, and the guy who does the astrology predictions on the Univison channel.