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The Music Issue

Oakland Rapper Kamaiyah Is Repping for West Coast Women

We spoke with rising 24-year-old Bay Area rap star Kamaiyah about her ambition, her influences, and the inspiration behind her 'Rugrats' tattoo.
Antwaun Sargent
10.19.16
Stuff

Bill Cunningham Made Me Feel Like a Real New Yorker

His pictures are tribal—the many vibrant differences that make up the entire city are on display.
Antwaun Sargent
6.28.16
Stuff

What Black History Month Means to Young Black Artists and Activists

As Black History Month comes to an end, we asked a group of young artists, activists, and writers for their take on the holiday and what—if anything—they do to honor it.
Antwaun Sargent
2.29.16
Photo

​Fashion Label Pyer Moss Brings Black Lives Matter Back to the Runway

Designer Kerby Jean-Raymond brought issues beyond the runway to his New York Fashion Week show.
Jonathan Gardenhire
2.17.16
Fashion

How Police Shootings and Personal Loss Have Inspired the Fashion of Pyer Moss

Designer Kerby Jean-Raymond has channeled his personal struggles into his art, creating fashion that honors the legacy of his late mother and highlights the systemic oppression of African-American people in the US.
Antwaun Sargent
2.1.16
Photo

Artist Awol Erizku’s ‘Bad II the Bone’ Takes Abstraction to the Streets

The 27-year-old artist's new show opens at Night Gallery in LA this Saturday.
Antwaun Sargent
1.14.16
Film

Spike Lee's ‘Chi-Raq’ Fails to Tell the Real Story Behind Chicago's Gun Violence

The controversial new film tells a story of gun violence that's deeply personal to me, but he gets it wrong.
Antwaun Sargent
12.9.15
Film

The Revolutionary Legacy of Nina Simone Remains as Relevant Today as Ever

Told largely in her own words, Netflix's new documentary, <i>What Happened, Miss Simone?</i>, traces the the legendary singer's quest for freedom, from Selma to Lagos.
Antwaun Sargent
7.8.15
Stuff

Catching Up with the Inimitable Yoko Ono

We met the elusive and singular artist to ask about the challenges of being a woman artist in a male-dominated art world, her storied career, and her new "one-woman show" at MoMA.
Antwaun Sargent
6.24.15
Fashion

Unisex Fashion Designer Telfar Is Inspired by Himself

We talked to him about the tenth anniversary of his brand and his upcoming collection.
Antwaun Sargent
2.13.15
Stuff

Artist ​Titus Kaphar on His New Solo Show and Unarmed Black Men in America

"I feel very strongly that most of the history that we have been taught is at best incomplete, and at worse fiction."
Antwaun Sargent
1.15.15